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Pear kicks off season with 'Northanger Abbey'

Original post made on Sep 9, 2018

There were some carping critics in the lobby at The Pear Theatre following the nearly three-hour performance of "Northanger Abbey" on Saturday. Despite its length, "Northanger Abbey" is really very enjoyable, and carries the audience happily along with the language of Jane Austen, as adapted by Pear founder Diane Tasca.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, September 7, 2018, 4:21 PM

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Posted by Mariya
a resident of Slater
on Sep 9, 2018 at 8:55 am

“Isabella sister of the creepy John invites Catherine to stay at her family's estate, Northanger Abbey.”

Actually it was Thilne family, not Thorpe who invited Catherine to Northanger Abbey. That is pretty important in the plot.

"Her family, the Morlands, have moved to Bath,"

Catherine’s family (Morlands) did not move to Bath. Pretty sure she went there with Allens and was away from her close family the whole time

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