Sense and Sensibility (Swale)

Sense and Sensibility (Swale)

by: Jessica Swale

by: Jessica Swale

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Sense and Sensibility (Swale)

Sense and Sensibility (Swale)

by: Jessica Swale

by: Jessica Swale

Overview

Eminently sensible Elinor pines for quiet, kind-hearted Edward Ferrars, but the impulsive Marianne loses herself in the idea of her hero on horseback, and for a girl who feasts on poetry and music, what else is there to do in Devon but dream of rescue? 

In Jessica Swale’s delightful adaptation of Austen’s dearly-loved classic, we follow the fortunes of Elinor and Marianne as they chase their dreams from Devonshire to London and back.

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Details

  • Genre: Adaptations (Literature)
  • Time Period: 19th Century
  • Cast Attributes: Ensemble cast, Reduced casting (Doubling Possible), Expandable casting, Flexible casting, Room for Extras, Parts for Senior Actors
  • Target Audience: Appropriate for all audiences

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Jessica Swale

Jessica Swale is a writer and director. She is Artistic Director of Red Handed Theatre Company and a returning playwright at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre. Plays include Nell Gwynn (winner of the Egerton Foundation New Play Award 2015), All's Will that Ends Will (Bremen Shakespeare Company) and adaptations of Sense an ...

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