Pride and Prejudice
A wealthy young gentleman named Charles Bingley has rented a manor in Netherfield Park causes a great stir, especially in the Bennet household. The Bennets have five unmarried daughters. Mrs. Bennet is to see them all married. After Mr. Bennet pays a social visit to Mr. Bingley, the Bennets attend a ball at which Mr. Bingley is present. He is smitten with Jane and spends much of the evening dancing with her. His close friend, Mr. Darcy, is less pleased with the evening and refuses to dance which makes everyone view him as arrogant and obnoxious.
The internationally acclaimed performance is now in Chemainus. Don’t miss the show now playing thru March 25. Here are some of the reviews of the show:
The adaptation is finely rendered allowing the audience time to savour the ever evolving relationship between Elizabeth Bennet and Mr. Darcy.
This stage adaptation by Janet Munsil is full of all the beauty and wit that Jane Austen so eloquently wrote many years ago.
This two hundred-year-old story of love, romance and snap judgements still draws happy audiences.