Presented by University of Kent Players
Following the success of Pride & Prejudice in 2016, the University of Kent Players return to the Gulbenkian with another Jane Austen classic.
When their wealthy half-brother cheats them of their fortune, Elinor and Marianne Dashwood are left penniless. They are forced to leave the comforts of Norland Park and relocate to chilly Barton Cottage in Devonshire, but when John Willoughby, a handsome stranger, arrives one day with a rain-drenched Marianne in his arms, the sisters are convinced that their fortunes are changed forever. Eminently sensible Elinor pines for quiet, kind-hearted Edward Ferrars, but the impulsive Marianne loses herself in the idea of her hero on horseback, and for a girl who feasts on poetry and music, what else is there to do in Devon but dream of rescue?
This production will be raising money for Dogs for Good UK.
This amateur production of Sense and Sensibility (Swale) is presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH LTD.
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