Tickets are now on sale for the Bolingbrook High School Theatre Department’s production of Robin Hood Oct. 25-27.
Robin and His Merry Men will not only delight audiences with their verbal jousting but will also be at the center of nine different fight scenes including the big finale in which 18 actors will be on stage fighting at the same time. Rick Gilbert and R&D Choreography has been spending nearly three hours a day, two days a week teaching professional-grade hand-to-hand stage combat to several dozen cast members.
The play will be performed on the BHS auditorium stage at 7 p.m. Oct. 25 and 26 and at 3 p.m. on Oct. 27.
Cast members include: Robin Hood--Troy Schaeflein, Will Gamwell (later Scarlet)--Robert Hixson, Marian Harper--Karlie Vega, Riccon Hazel--Jordan Henderson, The Sheriff of Nottingham--Caleb Hand (Friday/Sunday) and Lucas Lona (Saturday), The Bishop of Hereford--Connor Hale, Hilton, and the Sheriff’s attendant--Tiffany Prouty (Friday/Sunday) and Miranda Crawley (Saturday), King John--Corey McNulty, Little John--Jon O’Brien, Much--Derrick McMillon, Arthur-a-Bland, Zach Coronado, and Meg Scathelocke--Katy Lichty (Friday/Sunday) and Katie Czajka (Saturday).
Also: Alan-a-Dale--Nathan Hoy, Ellen Deirwold--Emily Coronado (Friday/Sunday) and Angelica Grigg (Saturday), Eadon--Robert Schauner, Catherine--Miranda Crawley, Queen Eleanor of Aquitane--Christy Parzyszek, Friar Tuck--Michael Trapp, The Prioress of Kirklees--Brynn Frantz, Guy of Gisbourne--Spencer Bovaird, Forester 1--Campbell Bovaird, Friar--Danny Riley, Forester--Josh Skudlarik, Forester--Eric Page, and Merrymen--Derek Johnson, Maria Corrall, Kalista Cielak and Andrew Phanor.
Shireen Behzadi is the Director, Kayla Danielson the Assistant Director, Rich Johnson the Technical Director, and Robert Schauner and Connor Hale are student directors. Lighting design is handled by Heather Raynie and costume design by Janet Ederle.
Tickets are available in advance for $8 by going towww.showtix4u.com or by calling 866-967-8167. Tickets are $10 at the door on the day of the show.