By Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon

December 5, 2019–January 4, 2020
Granville Island Stage
The festive Pride and Prejudice FOLLOW-UP

A holiday confection filled with classic Jane Austen charm, Miss Bennet is a modern sequel about the bookish middle child of the Bennets. While Mary starts to dream of a new life beyond her boisterous family, an unexpected visitor at the Darcy household could spell romance. You’ll revel in this sparkling comic play that’s full of seasonal felicity.



A perfect holiday treat

—Vancouver Sun

Artistic Team


  1. Tim Carlson as Charles Bingley
  2. Kate Dion-Richard as Mary Bennet
  3. Leslie Dos Remedios as Jane Bingley
  4. Lauren Jackson as Elizabeth Darcy
  5. Matthew MacDonald-Bain as Arthur de Bourgh
  6. Carmela Sison as Anne de Bourgh
  7. Amanda Testini as Lydia Wickham
  8. Chris Walters as Fitzwilliam Darcy

Creative Team

  1. Roy Surette Director
  2. Ted Roberts Set Designer
  3. Amy McDougall Costume Designer
  4. Conor Moore Lighting Designer
  5. Heather Kemski Composer and Sound Designer
  6. Jennifer Copping Assistant Director
  7. Jamie Sweeney Assistant Lighting Designer
  8. Pamela Jakobs Stage Manager
  9. Ronaye Haynes Assistant Stage Manager


Review: A perfect holiday treat

“The script is clever, self-aware, contemporary, and, finally, heartwarming. In the hands of the right team, as it is here, it’s magic.”

Source: Vancouver Sun
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In Praise of “Plain” Heroines

A novelist explains why Mary is her favourite Bennet sister.

Source: Lit Hub
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There’s Something About Mary Bennet

The things that make Mary so unappealing as a supporting character are precisely what make her compelling as a star.

Source: The Atlantic
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Which Bennet Sister Are You?

Find out where you fit in the Pride and Prejudice family.

Source: BuzzFeed
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