Presented by: Baycourt Presents
Promise and Promiscuity: A New Musical by Penny Ashton and Jane Austen (deceased).
Flushed by six years of success, from Edinburgh to Toronto to a sell-out Nelson Arts Festival, returns Penny Ashton’s collaboration with Jane Austen (deceased).
Join Miss Elspeth as she battles literary snobbery, cousin Horatio’s digestions and her mother’s nerves, armed only with a blushing countenance, excellent ukulele skills and being quite bright, you know… for a girl.
In this hilarious, one-(freakishly talented)-women show, Penny (Radio NZ’s Panel, Olive Copperbottom, Hot Pink Bits) tackles all of Austen’s characters with song, dance and appalling cross-stitching.
"Best Theatre" – Adelaide Fringe
"Touring Production of the Year" – Dunedin Theatre Awards
"Best Solo Show" – Victoria Fringe, Canada
“PRIDE AND PREJUDICE GONE WILD IN THE BEST WAY” – 5 Stars – Rip It Up
“A DELIGHT” – 5 Stars – Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
“SPARKING” – 4 Stars – The Scotsman
Child (18 and under): $30.00
Seniors (65+): $30.00
Student (with ID): $30.00
Friends of Baycourt: $30.00
Ticketing service fees apply.