Bastard Strategy



Director: Li Li
Genre: Theatre
Starring: Chen He
Release date: December 20, 2011 (Shanghai)
Executive Producer: He Nian
Full Title: Bastard Strategy directed by Li Li, produced by He Nian at 2011 Beijing Comedy Festival

Release Dates: January 8 – 9, 2012 (19:30)
Venue: Beijing Century Theatre 
 Two poor actors, Leo and Jack, heard a wealthy old lady is searching for her two long-lost nephews and intends to leave them a huge inheritance. They decide to defraud her by pretending to be her nephews, but then find out the successors are female. In desperation, they disguise themselves as women and earn the old lady's trust with their wit and talent as actors.
However, amorous Leo falls in love with Meg madly, the old lady's niece, while Jack falls in love with the beautiful girl, Audrey. In order to prove they love two ladies, they have to constantly switch roles between themselves and who they pretend to be. Yet unexpectedly, Audrey's boyfriend falls in love with Stefanie masqueraded by Jack and Meg's fiancé finds two women who claim to be the real Maxine and Stefanie…… What follows are a series of amusing yet romantic misunderstandings, entanglements and crises. But Leo and Jack tactfully deal with the crises every time, which brings the audience lots of laughers