The Story


An original adaptation of Jane Austen's 'Pride and Prejudice', served in three acts alongside a full three course meal (low gluten, dairy-free and vegetarian options available). This production revels in the fun of the classic story, while challenging us to ask questions about love, family, justice, and of course, pride and prejudice.



Miss Elizabeth Bennet - Caitlin Mathieson

Mr Darcy - Nathaniel Karam

Miss Bennet (Jane) - Avril Good

Mr Bingley - Daniel Deards

Mrs Bennet - Fiona Crombie

Mr Bennet - Adrian Quinterelli

Miss Mary Bennet - Kate Ball

Miss Lydia Bennet - Azaleia Bradley

Caroline Bingley - Hannah Koch

Georgiana Darcy - Jacinta Scadden

Lady Catherine De Bourg - Belinda Pearson

Mr Collins - DL Turnbull

Mrs Collins - Liliana Braumberger

Mr Wickham - Connor Bashford

24 Carrot Productions

Formed by theatre- and film-maker Sharmini Kumar, 24 Carrot Productions has been producing independent theatre since 2011, including '2 Gentlemen', 'The Complete Works of Shakespeare', 'The Importance of Being Ernest', 'Shakespeare in Therapy' and 'The Margins of Persuasion'. These are works that take innovative approaches to presentation of theatre while remaining accessible and enjoyable for a variety of audiences.



Sharmini Kumar

Sharmini has written, directed and produced eight performance pieces and four short films, and is the founder and artistic director of 24 Carrot Productions. She loves Austen’s humour and wit, and particularly likes to explore issues that are not often highlighted in adaptations of Austen’s work.


Jacinta Scadden

Jacinta has written, directed and acted in numerous short films and plays. She completed her Bachelor of Performing & Screen Arts (Majoring in Directing & Writing for Screen & Theatre) in 2012. As well as Acting for Screen by NIDA in 2014. She is currently doing her Masters of Screenwriting at VCA. Jacinta will happily watch (and analyse) any adaptation of Jane Austen’s work. She played Anne Elliot in 24 Carrots production of Margins of Persuasion


Fiona Crombie

Fiona is an actor currently studying at 16th Street Actors Studio on the full time program 2018/19. She first worked with 24 Carrot Productions in 2017 when she performed as Lady Russell in Margins of Persuasion. Fiona’s favourite Austen novel is Northanger Abbey, she has loved Jane Austen since her teen years.