Jane Austen Classics are Now Musicals
Paul Gordon’s musical stage adaptations of Jane Austen classics Pride & Prejudice and Emma are now streaming online.
With a book, music, and lyrics by Gordon, Emma reimagines the Austen classic in mid-century modern yet keeps the language intact. The cast features Kelli Barrett as Emma Woodhouse, Timothy Gulan as Mr. Knightley, Dani Marcus as Harriet Smith, Lauren Cohn as Miss Bates, Brian Herndon as Mr. Elton, Richert Easley as Mr. Woodhouse, Sharon Reitkerk as Jane Fairfax, Will Reynolds as Frank Churchill, Adam Daveline as Robert Martin, Don Richard as Mr. Weston, Pamela Winslow Kashani as Mrs. Weston, and Caitlin Brooke as Mrs. Elton / Mrs. Bates / Katherine Martin.
The production is co-directed by Tim Kashani and Kent Nicholson. They are joined by Wendy Seyb (Choreographer & Associate Director), Dara Wishingrad (Production Designer), Kara Branch (Costumes), Benjamin Weill (Lighting), Seth Huling (Sound Designer), Brad Haak (Music Supervisor), Katie White (Additional Photography), Somie Pak (Associate Costume Designer), Laura Bergquist (Associate Music Supervisor), Scott DelaCruz (Line Producer), Ashley Moradipour (First Assistant Director), Katie White (Props), Alice Brooks, and Ally Rice (Editor).
Emma was first developed by TheatreWorks, Silicon Valley in 2006. Subtitles are available in English.
Subtitles are available in English and Japanese.
Both musicals are now available for rent (available for 3 days) and online purchase for $4.99 and $19.99 respectively through streamingmusicals.com.