Staged Reading of
PRIDE AND PREJUDICE - THE MUSICAL
Seaglass Theatrical, Executive Producer
Book, Lyrics, and Music by Lawrence Rush
Directed by Stephen Nachamie
Music Directed by Chip Prince
Elizabeth Bennet, one of five sisters, rebels against society's and her mother's wish that she must marry anyone, as long as he is rich. When she crosses paths with the rich and arrogant Mr. Darcy, a battle of wills ensues.
Jane Austen's beloved novel comes to the stage in this faithful and beautiful adaptation by Lawrence Rush. With a score that is melodically and harmonically lush, filled with memorable songs that range from romantic to quirky and humorous, Lawrence Rush has created a musical tapestry that brings the novel's world and its characters to life. A 2008 Richard Rodgers Award finalist, the book seamlessly combines Jane Austen's time-honored words with new dialogue. PRIDE & PREJUDICE is an evening of theater to be enjoyed and cherished by audiences of all ages.