ST. JOHN | It's the classic story, but with a twist, as Lake Central High School's Theatre Department presents "The Somewhat True Tale of Robin Hood" as its fall play.
Written by Mary Lynn Dobson, the director is Nicole Raber and the technical director is Tom Plummer.
Performances are set for 7 p.m. today, Friday and Saturday, as well as 2 p.m. Sunday, in the Lake Central High School auditorium, 8400 U.S. 41.
Tickets, available at the door, are $9 for adults, $7 for students and senior citizens, and $5 for children 12 and younger. For more information, call the school at (219) 365-8551.
In this farcical, comic spin on the classic tale, Robin Hood steals from the rich to give to the poor, accompanied by his Merry Men, the more the merrier. However, evil Prince John and the Sheriff of Nottingham will stop at nothing to capture Robin, or claim the throne. With the help of the Town's Guy and his friend Mr. Technical Director, Robin might just be able to save England.
Cast members include: Robin Hood - Zachary Buntin, Lady Marian - Alyssa Graziani, Prince John - Jackson DeLisle, Sheriff of Nottingham - Brett Balicki, Town's Guy - Walter Aleksic, Lady in Waiting - Mia Gjeldum, Friar Tuck - Jack Larson, Will Scarlet - CJ Perez, Little John - Brandon Bianco, Allan Adale - Kyle Stovall, and a number of extras.