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Watch Paul Gordon's Pride and Prejudice Musical Here Beginning at 6:30PM EST

The musical will premiere tonight!

TheaterMania is presenting a free stream of Paul Gordon's musical Pride and Prejudice on its "virtual opening night," tonight April 10, at 6:30pm ET. Watch it here:

Presented by Streaming Musicals, the event is hosted by Broadway vets Laura Osnes and Beth Leavel, and radio host Julie James.

Based on Jane Austen's beloved novel, Pride and Prejudice was filmed at Palo Alto's TheatreWorks Silicon Valley, where it ran December 4, 2019-January 4, 2020. The production was directed by Robert Kelley and choreographed by Dottie Lester-White.

Leading the company are Mary Mattison as Elizabeth Bennett and Justin Mortelliti as Mr. Darcy. They star alongside Monique Hafen Adams (Miss Caroline Bingley), Samantha James Ayoob (Lady's Maid/Townsperson), Seton Chiang (Footman/Townsperson), Lucinda Hitchcock Cone (Lady Catherine), Taylor Crousore (Mr. Wickham), Sean Fenton (Captain Denny/Col. Fitzwilliam), Brian Herndon (Mr. Collins), Tara Kostmayer (Linda Bennet), Travis Leland (Mr. Bingley), Dani Marcus (Charlotte Lucas), Heather Orth (Mrs. Bennet), Sharon Rietkerk (Jane Bennet), Michelle Skinner (Lady's Maid/Townsperson), Heather Mae Steffen (Lady's Maid/Townsperson), Chanel Tilghman (Kitty Bennet), Christopher Vettel (Mr. Bennet), and Melissa WolfKlain (Mary Bennet).

The two-year-old Streaming Musicals is dedicated to presenting new, original musical theater content, bringing live theater to international audiences. The productions are filmed on theatrical and sound stages in high definition video and sound. Streaming Musicals has also instituted a revolutionary profit-sharing model to support the creative artists who provide the site's content.

Justin Mortelliti as Mr. Darcy and Mary Mattison as Elizabeth Bennett in Pride and Prejudice.
Justin Mortelliti as Mr. Darcy and Mary Mattison as Elizabeth Bennett in Pride and Prejudice.
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