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March 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Book by MATT BOARD, JANE CAPLOW, KATE GALVIN, LUISA HINCHLIFF and JOE SLABE
Music and Lyrics by MATT BOARD and JOE SLABE
Directed by CRYSTAL MUNO
March 13th to April 11th, 2020
Sunday Matinee on March 29th
NOT your mother’s Jane Austen…
When the Klamath River Amateur Players announce a new adaptation of Pride and Prejudice, the play’s stage manager, Sam, has her hands full with a colorful array of community theatre misfits. There’s the pretentious, wannabe director who is sleeping with the egotistical writer/choreographer/leading lady (of course he cast her as the lead!), a scorned diva, an overlooked veteran, the kid whose therapist told him that theater would be a good place to do his rehab/community service and the cute, new guy who didn’t audition (because there are never enough guys to audition) but got the lead.
Never mind that the adaptation doesn’t feature any of Austen’s actual words and that they’re still missing an actor to play Wickham, the show must go on and Sam is there to see that it does, in spite of all the drama happening off stage. This whimsical ode to theatre features jazzy original songs, oversized characters, and bottomless creativity – from chaotic auditions to the climactic show within a show (featuring a tap-off and an authentic pirate battle, of course), bad theatre has never been so good.
Whether you have read all of Austen’s works (or none of them), this musical – filled with witty heroines, dashing gents and preposterous plot – is sure to make you swoon.
Pricing and Where to Purchase Tickets
Tickets are available beginning approximately six weeks prior to a production’s opening night at our ticket agent Poppy, 522 Main Street, Klamath Falls, OR 97601. Tickets must be picked up in person. Payment may be made with cash, check, or credit card. Telephone 541-884-4361 for ticket information and availability. Of course, tickets for an evening’s performance can also be purchased, subject to availability, in the Linkville Playhouse’s lobby (201 Main Street, Klamath Falls, OR on the northeast corner of 2nd and Main Streets) one hour prior to curtain time.
Regular season tickets are $14 for the loge section, $12 for the orchestra section, and $11 for our newly designed balcony. One dollar discounts are offered to seniors and those with a current student or military ID. Occasionally, two-for-one rush tickets are available at the door for these patrons. Be sure to follow The Linkville Playhouse on Facebook or Twitter to catch this great deal! Our Little Linkville Plays for Children are economically priced at just $2 so the entire family can enjoy the magic of live theater.
Please note that tickets are non-refundable. Exchanges, if available, may be made prior to the performance date. You may also return tickets to the show date and claim them as a charitable donation as long as the tickets are available for resale.
Special Notice to Our Out-of-Town Patrons
The Linkville Playhouse has fans far and wide! As a courtesy to our out-of-town patrons, requests for specific tickets to a particular performance can be made by mailing a check in the appropriate amount payable to “The Linkville Players” with a self-addressed, stamped return envelope to our ticket agent. Include a contact phone number, in case there are any questions about your request.