Pride and Prejudice “I was in the middle before I knew I had begun”

Pride and Prejudice

The Mount Without

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  • Dates Sat 12 Feb 2022 - Sat 19 Feb 2022
  • Location The Mount Without
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    From £10

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“It is particularly incumbent on those who never change their opinion, to be secure of judging properly at first.”

adapted by Simon Reade, based on the novel by Jane Austen
Directed by Jenny Stephens

In a leafy corner of England, in the early years of the nineteenth century, Mrs Bennet hears exciting news. A young bachelor has moved into neighbouring Netherfield Park – and what’s more he’s incredibly wealthy. With five unmarried daughters and no fortune, Mrs Bennet makes it her mission to play matchmaker and secure an engagement.

High society balls, proposals, rebuffs and five young women making their way in a world where social order is governed by marriage, income and class. Can the wilful and determined Elizabeth Bennet ever find her match? Is happiness in marriage always entirely a matter of chance?

Join Bristol Old Vic Theatre School this February as the original rom-com, Pride and Prejudice, is staged in one of Bristol’s newest and most evocative performance spaces, The Mount Without.


Caroline Bingley Phoebe Cook

Charlotte/Georgia Ruby Ward

Elizabeth Bennet Eve Pereira

Jane Bennet Rhea Norwood

Kitty Bennet Camilla Aiko

Lydia Bennet Carlie Diamond

Mary Bennet Tanvi Virmani

Mr. Bennet Bill Caple

Mr. Bingley/Miss De Bourgh Joe Edgar

Mr. Collins Josh Penrose

Mr. Darcy Shivam Pallana

Mr. Wickham Tom Mordell

Mrs. Bennet Rebecca Hyde

Mrs. Gardner Anna-Sophia Tutton

Sir William/Lady Catherine De Bourgh Taylor Uttley

Creative Team

Director Jenny Stephens

Assistant Directors Sofia Galluci-Giles & Aaron Finnegan

Set & Prop Designer Hazel McIntosh

Costume Designer Olivia Jamieson

Assistant Voice and Dialect Coaches Penelope Wildgoose & Jonathan Grosberg

Assistant Production Manager Joe Culpin

Stage Manager David Bath

Deputy Stage Manager Eleanor Condon

Assistant Stage Managers Jessica Way & Tom Gould

Lighting Designer Joe Waddington

Production LX Spencer Cash-Archer

LX Op Lara-Louise Jones

Sound Designer Chris Davies

Sound Op Abbi Davies

Prop Makers Jessica Manley, Lydia Morgan

Construction Manager Karris Holm

Construction Assistants Jack Bain, Abbi Davies, Elspeth Goodman, Jude Fulwood, Lara-Louise Jones, Matthew Newcombe

Costume Supervisor  Angelica Robinson

Costume Assistants Shanice Dacres, Elle Duncan, Jo Kenney, Arthur Wyatt

Scenic Art Assistant Georgina Vasey

Students drinking coffee in Clifton Village
The training provided by the MFA programme is superb. The depth with which we explore, paired with unyielding curiosity that is met with the most knowledgeable, passionate, expert tutors is what makes BOVTS programme one of the finest around. I feel honoured to call BOVTS my grad school. Rachel McVay, MA Professional Acting Student