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Drama

Pride and Prejudice

Jane Austen

Is it possible to fall in love against one’s will?

The National Theatre
For the whole family
Popular title
Modern adaptation
Suitable for graduation

The National Theatre sells tickets for full capacity of its venues, for all auditorium seats, with the exception of the first row.
According to the government's decision, visitors must meet these conditions.
Tickets can be purchased on the website of the National Theatre and at the box offices of the National Theatre.

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  • October
  • February 2022
  • June 2022
    October 2021

    Friday 22. 10.
    19:00

    Tickets available

    English subtitles
    For the whole family
    Popular title

    Sunday 24. 10.
    17:00

    Tickets available

    For the whole family
    Popular title
    Modern adaptation

    Monday 25. 10.
    19:00

    Booked
    For the whole family
    Popular title
    Modern adaptation
    February 2022

    Sunday 20. 2.
    19:00

    Tickets available

    For the whole family
    Popular title
    Modern adaptation

    Monday 21. 2.
    19:00

    Tickets available

    For the whole family
    Popular title
    Modern adaptation

    Friday 25. 2.
    19:00

    Tickets available

    For the whole family
    Popular title
    Modern adaptation

    Saturday 26. 2.
    15:00

    Tickets available

    For the whole family
    Popular title
    Modern adaptation
    June 2022

    Sunday 19. 6.
    19:00

    Booking not started yet

    Basic information

    Venue

    The National Theatre

    Approximate running time

    2 hours 40 minutes, 1 intermission 20 minutes

    Language

    In Czech

    Premiere

    November 24, 2016

    The lambent, funny and forcible novel affords the opportunity to dazzle to both the male and female members of the National Theatre Drama company, while Austen’s intelligent humour, which has captivated readers for more than two centuries, will certainly allure to the theatre women… and men alike. After all, it is a truth universally acknowledged…

    Cast

    • 2021-2022

    Creatives

    Translation
    Eva Kondrysová
    Dramatization and stage direction
    Daniel Špinar
    Lighting design
    Ondřej Kyncl

    About

    “It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.” Thus reads the first sentence of the best-known novel by the English author Jane Austen (1775–1817). The story, set in the countryside, ironically depicts the relationships within a family, and just as humorously treats the central problem of the parents – how to marry off all five of their daughters.

    Mrs. Bennet deals with issues of manners, upbringing, morality and marriage in the society of the landed gentry. The stiff provincial atmosphere is stirred by the handsome, rich – and eligible – Mr. Bingley and his friend, the taciturn, entertaining and waspish, Mr. Darcy, who move to their neighbourhood. If Bingley likes the eldest Bennet daughter, the beautiful Jane, what will happen to the second, Elizabeth? Is it possible to fall in love against one’s will? 

    Official photos: Patrik Borecký

    WARNING: We use tobacco products during the performance. 

    General media partner of the performance is Czech Television

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    A booklet for the production of Pride and Prejudice

    65 Kč

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    From October 1, 2021, we start selling tickets for the performances until the end of March 2022. Advance sale of tickets for all performances (Ballet, Drama, Laterna magika and Opera) is on sale for 6 months in advance.

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    According to the government's decision, visitors must meet these conditions.

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    From the beginning of April 2020, the underground car park is closed due to reconstruction. The length of the reconstruction is estimated at a year and a half.

     

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