SHOW INFO

This is an IMPROVISED show based on the classic novels of Jane Austen and the Bronte sisters.

We’re going to stay true to the text while putting in our own twists and turns. No scripts.Just pure impulse and imagination!

Who said literature couldn’t be wildly fun!

THURSDAY OCTOBER 21ST @ 8PM & SATURDAYS NOVEMBER 6, 13, 20, 27 @ 8PM

OCTOBER 21: BEYOND THE MOORS: TEA TIME

NOVEMBER 6: BEYOND THE MOORS: WITHERING HIGHS

NOVEMBER 13: BEYOND THE MOORS: DILEMMA

NOVEMBER 20: BEYOND THE MOORS: JANE ERR

NOVEMBER 27: BEYOND THE MOORS: PRIDE AND FALLACY

TEA TIME- Trinity St. Paul Church

8pm Thursday October 21st

The beloved characters in Austen’s and Bronte’s novels finally meet. All in one room. Who will catch a glimpse of high society? Who will drop a laced handkerchief to gain attention from a potential suitor? Will Emma fall for Mr.Knightly or will she suddenly find herself drawn to a darkly handsome Mr.Rochester?

WITHERING HIGHS- Annex Theatre

8PM NOVEMBER 6TH

WITHERING HIGHS (Based on the novel Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte)

A story of love, betrayal, revenge, redemption and ghosts!

“‘And I pray one prayer–I repeat it til my tongue stiffens-Catherine Earnshaw, may you not rest as long as I am living; you said I killed you-haunt me, then! The murdered DO haunt their murderers, I believe. I know that ghosts HAVE wandered on earth. Be with me always-take any form-drive me mad! Only DO not leave me in this abyss, where I cannot find you! Oh, God! It is unutterable! I CANNOT live without my life! I CANNOT live without my soul!’”

Here’s a plot summary!

http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/wuthering/summary.html

DILEMMA- Annex Theatre

8PM NOVEMBER 13TH

DILEMMA (Based on the novel Emma by Jane Austen)

A girl discovers the secrets of her heart while running a muck in the lives of others.

“Emma Woodhouse, handsome, clever, and rich, with a comfortable home and happy disposition, seemed to unite some of the best blessings of existence; and had lived nearly twenty-one years in the world with very little to distress until now….”

Here’s a plot summary:

http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/emma/summary.html

JANE ERR-Annex Theatre

8PM SATURDAY NOVEMBER 20TH

JANE ERR (Based on the novel Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte)

An orphan girl finally finds love…or so she thinks…

“I had not intended to love him; the reader knows I had wrought hard to extirpate from my soul the germs of love there detected; and now, at the first renewed view of him, they spontaneously revived, great and strong! He made me love him without looking at me”

Here’s a plot summary:

http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/janeeyre/summary.html

FINAL SHOW

PRIDE AND FALLACY

8PM SATURDAY NOVEMBER 27TH- Annex Theatre

PRIDE AND FALLACY (Based on the novel Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen)

5 sisters. One crazy mother. One absentee father. A surprise marriage and misunderstandings of love.
“It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife…one who doesn’t turn into her mother…”

Here’s a plot summary:

http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/pride/summary.html

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