A prideful diversion into Seattle | Home Again
Last updated 10/31/2019 at 11:17am
“Austen’s Pride,” billed as “A New Musical of Pride and Prejudice,” ended a nearly month-long run last weekend at the Fifth Avenue Theatre in Seattle. On Thursday, I attended a matinee performance with a friend, using tickets gifted by another friend. The musical gave a fresh impression of Jane Austen’s writing of her beloved romantic novel, “Pride and Prejudice,” published in 1813.
Through the years, I’ve enjoyed some great plays, most often from third tier, upper-row seats, and wished that – just for a moment – I could actually see, without binoculars, the faces of...