Behind the scenes
Kate Hamill (Adaptation), Aileen Wen McGroddy (Director), Carolyn Mraz (Scenic Designer), Jennifer Fok (Lighting Designer), Kate Marvin (Sound Designer), Camilla Dely (Costume Designer), Moriah James (Wig Designer), & Nat Kelley DiMario (Production Stage Manager)
ABOUT THE SHOW
A playful new adaptation of Jane Austen’s beloved novel follows the fortunes (and misfortunes) of the Dashwood sisters – sensible Elinor and passionate Marianne – after their father’s sudden death leaves them financially destitute and socially vulnerable. Set in gossipy late 18th century England, with a fresh female voice, the play is full of humor, emotional depth, and bold theatricality. Sense and Sensibility examines our reactions, both reasonable and ridiculous, to societal pressures. When reputation is everything, how do you follow your heart?