Some modules are disabled because cookies are declined. Accept cookies to experience the full functionality of this page.
ACCEPT COOKIES

Follow us
Get in touch
photo:Jane Young
Jane Young
Editor
photo:Sappho Lauder
Sappho Lauder
Sub-editor and designer
photo:Destination Hackney
Destination Hackney
020 8356 3275
London,
05
March
2015
prideandprejudicemain.jpg

SOME of Jane Austen’s most popular characters are set to tread the boards at the Rosemary Branch Theatre, with the adaptation of her classic novel ‘Pride and Prejudice’.

Last year’s production of 'Jane Eyre' was celebrated as ‘fringe theatre at its best’ by The Stage magazine. Now, director Bryony J Thompson has turned her talent for adaption to the story of the five unmarried Bennet sisters and their quests for love, complicated by the historic expectations of the era and the timeless obstacle of a pushy mother.

The play centres around Elizabeth Bennet (pictured), the second of five daughters to a country gentleman and his narrow-minded wife.

Read more