The Actor's Theatre returns to Schiller Park on May 26 with the opening of The Scarlet Pimpernel, by Baroness Orczy. This new adaptation, written and directed by John S. Kuhn, will be presented Thursday-Sunday at 8pm, May 26-June 26 in Schiller Park. The Scarlet Pimpernel is a swashbuckling, romantic adventure set in the time of the French Revolution.
Running from June 30-July 31 is A Midsummer Night's Dream, by William Shakespeare. This production will be co-directed by Beth Kattelman and Dee Shepherd This is one of Shakespeare's most beloved comedies and a return to the first play ever produced by ActorsÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ Theatre of Columbus.
The season will wrap up August 4 through September 4 with Oedipus Rex, by Sophocles. Directed by John S. Kuhn, Oedipus Rex is the tragic story of Oedipus and his pursuit of the knowledge that will destroy him.