The black sheep sister Mary Bennet in 18th century English author Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice gets to tell her side of the story. Playwright duo Lauren Gunderson and Margot Metcom’s holiday-themed sequel to the classic novel takes place two years after Elizabeth Bennet and Mr. Darcy are married and expecting their first child. Mary is sick of being the dutiful middle sister while her sisters bask in romance. At their Christmas gathering she meets a guest and hopes that she has finally found her match. Director Virginia Drake creates a witty atmosphere for her cast.
Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley
Thu, 2pm, $19+
City Lights Theater, San Jose