Milwaukee Rep's Pride Prejudice, With Stark and Goodman, to Begin March 3

News   Milwaukee Rep's Pride Prejudice, With Stark and Goodman, to Begin March 3 Lee Stark and Grant Goodman will make their Milwaukee Repertory Theatre debuts in the world premiere of Joseph Hanreddy's Pride and Prejudice, adapted from the novel by Jane Austen.

Stark will be Elizabeth Bennet, and Goodman is playing Mr. Darcy at The Rep's Quadracci Powerhouse March 3-29, in Milwaukee, WI. Hanreddy is The Rep's artistic director. Frequent guest director J.R. Sullivan stages the popular romantic comedy set in Regency England circa 1813.

In the drawing room of Mr. and Mrs. Bennet, wealthy husbands are sought for their five marriageable daughters. According to the Rep, "When an eligible young man and his friend arrive at a nearby mansion, the lives of Jane Bennet and her sisters are abuzz with excitement and passion."

Stark will also be appearing in The Cherry Orchard later this season at The Rep. A native of Houston, TX, she now lives in Chicago, where she last played Eurydice in Sarah Ruhl's Eurydice at Victory Gardens Theatre.

Goodman's Off-Broadway credits include Antony & Cleopatra with Theatre for a New Audience, King Lear and The Iliad at Lincoln Center and Pericles with Red Bull Theater. He has worked at regional theatres all over the country.

The company also includes Eva Balistrieri, Jason Bradley, Carey Cannon, Jonathan Gillard Daly (Resident Acting Company), Laura Gordon (Resident Acting Company), Jordan Laroya (Rep intern), Elizabeth Ledo, Richelle Meiss, Gerard Neugent (Resident Acting Company), Rose Pickering (Resident Acting Company), Brian Rooney (Rep intern), James Rudy, Sarah Rutan, Peter Silbert (Resident Acting Company), Jacque Troy, Brian Vaughn (Resident Acting Company), Emily Vitrano and Heidi Wermuth (Rep intern). For more information visit milwaukeerep.com.

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