• 2013-2014 Season,  Pride and Prejudice,  Uncategorized

    PRIDE AND PREJUDICE: Meeting Members of the Cast & Crew, Part 4

    By Anne Flinders “It’s a distinct pleasure to make your acquaintance.” Brigham Young University’s world premiere production of Melissa Leilani Larson’s adaptation of Pride and Prejudice opens this week. Coinciding with opening weekend, we want to introduce you to some of the people behind the scenes and on the stage of this exciting new play. Following is the fourth and final part in a series of interviews with cast members and designers whose work you will see when you see the show. TED BUSHMAN, MR. DARCY, BYU STUDENT “Mr. Darcy is a man of whom very little wrong can be said.”  Ted is from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, where he grew up with one brother…

  • 2013-2014 Season,  Pride and Prejudice

    PRIDE AND PREJUDICE: Meeting Members of the Cast & Crew, Part 3

    By Anne Flinders “It’s a distinct pleasure to make your acquaintance.” Brigham Young University’s world premiere production of Melissa Leilani Larson’s adaptation of Pride and Prejudice opens this week. Coinciding with opening weekend, we want to introduce you to some of the people behind the scenes and on the stage of this exciting new play. Following is the third part in a series of interviews with cast members and designers whose work you will see when you see the show. REBEKAH SILVER JACKSON, ASSISTANT COSTUME DESIGNER, BYU STUDENT “Oh, Miss Bennet. That is such a lovely color on you.” Rebekah is from Mapleton, Utah where she spent much of her…

  • 2013-2014 Season,  Pride and Prejudice

    PRIDE AND PREJUDICE: Meeting Members of the Cast & Crew, Part 2

    By Anne Flinders, dramaturg “It’s a distinct pleasure to make your acquaintance.” Brigham Young University’s world premiere production of Melissa Leilani Larson’s adaptation of Pride and Prejudice opens this week. Coinciding with opening weekend, we want to introduce you to some of the people behind the scenes and on the stage of this exciting new play. Following is the second part in a series of interviews with cast members and designers whose work you will see when you see the show. SHANNON HENSLEY, HAIR AND MAKEUP DESIGNER, BYU STUDENT “You are and always will be the loveliest woman in the room.” Shannon is from Spring, Texas; a town just north…

  • 2013-2014 Season,  Pride and Prejudice

    PRIDE AND PREJUDICE: Meet Members of the Cast & Crew, Part 1

    By Anne Flinders, dramaturg “It’s a distinct pleasure to make your acquaintance.” Brigham Young University’s world premiere production of Melissa Leilani Larson’s adaptation of Pride and Prejudice opens tonight! Coinciding with opening weekend, we want to introduce you to some of the people behind the scenes and on the stage of this exciting new play. Following are excerpts from interviews with cast members and designers whose work you will see when you come to the show. Over the next few days we will introduce you to more of the cast and staff. RORY SCANLON, SCENIC DESIGNER, BYU FACULTY MEMBER “When you build your house, I wish it might be half as…