For all that thrive on and enjoy the musical theater or any theatrical performances for that matter, it can be quite difficult to swallow the fact that your main source of entertainment and fun nights out are now delayed because of everything going on in the world. While many of us miss this, there are other options for those who love musical theater. Thankfully, we know have many different streaming platforms that allow us to view the things we love due to the coronavirus outbreak. And if you’re a Pride and Prejudice fan then we have the perfect solution for you!
Pride and Prejudice: A New Musical brings the greatest love story ever to the stage in a new light, and right now it’s available to rent online. Lizzie and Darcy’s romantic adventures come out as they play against a sparkly soundtrack. This show is set a box office record when it premiered so you know it’s definitely a must-see via streaming!
And if you haven’t seen Pride and Prejudice then here’s a little more on the background of the plot. Elizabeth Bennet and Mr. Darcy are the primary characters and they find themselves falling in love. Elizabeth is excited to meet a single, rich, and proud Mr. Darcy and the rest becomes history as they navigate the world of loving someone who’s out of their class. But will be able to overcome their own pride and prejudice?
The musical is based on the classic novel by Jane Austen and has won many awards. This adaptation is by Tony Award nominee Paul Gordon (Broadway’s Jane Eyre). The show was filmed at Tony Award-winning TheatreWorks Silicon Valley in Palo Alto, CA. It played the world premiere from December 4, 2019 to January 4, 2020, and it established an all-time box office record. The production also was directed by TheatreWorks’ Founding Artistic Director Robert Kelley and choreographed by Dottie Lester-White.
For more information on how to stream Pride and Prejudice, click here. Streaming prices range from $4.99 – $14.99.