CEDAR CITY, UT—Utah Shakespeare Festival audiences are invited to attend “Brunch with the Bennets,” a special fundraising event. Meet members of the “Pride and Prejudice” cast and learn exclusive behind-the-scenes details about the summer production. The brunches will be held on July 15 and 22, and Aug. 6 and 19 at 11 a.m. at The Garden House of Cedar City (165 S. 100 W.). Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door.
Participants will enjoy a lovely garden brunch, and see a special presentation by a member of the “Pride and Prejudice” production team about creating the world of Jane Austen onstage. Everyone who attends the brunch will receive a copy of the “Pride and Prejudice” novel, and will be entered into a drawing for door prizes. Members of the cast will be on hand to answer questions, autograph the novels, and pose for pictures.
Tickets to “Brunch with the Bennets” and “Pride and Prejudice” are available now at 1-800-PLAYTIX (1-800-752-9849 ) and bard.org. The summer season runs from June 28 to Sept. 4 and also includes Shakespeare’s “Much Ado about Nothing,” “The Merchant of Venice,” and “Macbeth,” in addition to Alfred Hitchcock’s “The 39 Steps,” and the world premiere musical “Great Expectations.” The Festival is located on the corner of 300 W. and Center St. in Cedar City, Utah.