CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19
Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility
adapted by Jessica Swale
April 14 – May 10, 2020
Three sisters and their widowed mother lose their family home and must create new lives for themselves in a tiny seaside cottage. Along the way they face kindness and cruelty, duty and deception, as they try to navigate the complex social rules for proper young ladies. What will lead to lasting happiness and true love: practical good sense or following the sensibility of your heart? Sit back and indulge yourself in the wit and wisdom, the beauty and charm of Jane Austen.
APPROXIMATE RUN TIME: 2 hours and 45 minutes, including a 15-minute intermission
Sense and Sensibility is a period romance by Jane Austen. Recommended for patrons 9th grade and above.
Sense and Sensibility will run April 14 – May 10 on the IRT OneAmerica Mainstage. Tickets start at $25.
Tickets for all of our productions are available online, as well as through our Ticket Office. The IRT Ticket Office is open Monday through Friday from 11 AM until 6 PM. On performance days, the Ticket Office will remain open until 30 minutes after the performance begins. When performances fall on Saturday and Sunday, the Ticket Office opens two hours before our first performance and will remain open until 30 minutes after the final performance begins.
2020/04/14 - 2020/05/10
Additional time info:
OPENING NIGHTFriday, April 17, 2020 | Performance at 7:30 PMRaise a glass and cheers to the cast and crew at IRT’s Opening Night! After the show, delight in a champagne toast, hors d’oeuvres, and a one-time-only chance to explore the set with IRT Artisans.IRTEA TALKSunday, April 26, 2020 | Performance at 2 PMStay after the performance to take part in a post-show discussion led by actors, staff and special guests. Learn behind-the-scenes details and additional information about the show and its themes while enjoying tea and cookies courtesy of the IRT.ASL/AD PERFORMANCESunday, April 26, 2020 | Performance at 2 PMThe IRT offers ASL/AD services to our patrons with vision and hearing needs. Patrons with hearing needs are encouraged to sit in the interpretation zone and meet with the interpreter before the show. We also offer Assisted Listening Devices free of charge at each performance.To learn more visit irtlive.com/accessibilityHAPPY HOURTuesday, April 28, 2020 | Happy Hour starts at 5:30 PM | Performance at 6:30 PMStart your evening at the Theatre with IRT’s Happy Hour! Beginning at5:30 PM, sample appetizers and drinks from local distilleries, breweries and more before the performance. Sip, savor, and save with half-price drinks at the bar available throughout the evening.BACKSTAGE TOURTuesday, April 28, 2020 | Following the 6:30 PM performanceImmediately following this performance, join IRT staff for an explorative and informative backstage tour. Tours typically last 30 minutes.POST-SHOW DISCUSSIONFriday, May 1, 2020 | Following the 7:30 PM performanceJoin IRT staff and cast immediately after the performance for a post-show discussion that covers a variety of interesting topics related to the show. Post-show discussions typically last for 20 minutes.COOKIES & COFFEEThursday, May 7, 2020 | Performance at 2 PMBefore the 2 PM performance, sweeten your afternoon at the IRT with complimentary cookies, coffee and tea served in the lobby.