Funny Adaptation Will Please Fans

Theater: ‘Pride and Prejudice’
Kate Hamill. Photo by T. Charles Erickson

Dip into the world of Jane Austen fan-fiction and you’ll discover a whole shelf of books dedicated to Mary Bennet, the dour middle sister in “Pride and Prejudice.” Mary isn’t pretty or smart like Lizzy or Jane, and she despises her flighty younger sisters Kitty and Lydia. She delivers pompous moral lessons at the most inopportune moments. 

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