By Elizabeth Maupin
Elizabeth Maupin on Theater
Michele Vazquez as Elizabeth Bennet and Avery Clark as Fitzwilliam Darcy
All Hertfordshire may know Miss Elizabeth Bennet as a singular sort of young woman – plucky, forthright, even brash.
But not until she moves across an Orlando Shakespeare Theater stage, in Jane Austen’s classic comedy Pride and Prejudice, has Lizzy Bennet seemed so akin to Shakespeare’s own heroines at their best.
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Tagged Elizabeth Bennet, Fitzwilliam Darcy, Jane Austen, Jon Jory, Keira Knightley, Midsummer Night's Dream, orlando shakespeare theater, Pride & Prejudice, Wynn Harmon
Some familiar names and some that are not so familiar will be part of Orlando Shakespeare Theater’s winter repertory season, which will consist of three, count ’em, three shows all playing at the Lowndes Shakespeare Center early in 2011.