Actors Conservatory Presents Robin Hood
Actors Conservatory Presents Robin Hood: Have you ever wondered what would happen if Monty Python met up with Mel Brooks to tell their The Somewhat True Tale of Robin Hood?
It sure is hard to be humble when you’re a swashbuckling, egocentric super-hero. But the gallant guy-in-green tries his best as he swaggers through The Somewhat True Tale of Robin Hood, a frantically funny, Monty Pythonesque retelling of the classic.
This time around, the legendary legend, in his never-ending quest to aid the needy, encounters a lovely damsel in distress (oddly obsessed with skin conditions); an ever-scheming sheriff who would rather bowl a strike than hit a bull’s-eye; a gold-hoarding, bad-guy monarch wannabe; and a good-natured “Town’s Guy” who manages to make his way into every scene, whether he belongs there or not.
Combine them with an expandable band of spoon-wielding Merry Men whose collective IQs equal six, and you’ve got an irreverent jaunt through Sherwood Forest you won’t soon forget.
The Actors Conservatory Theatre
359 Lake Park Rd., Ste. 118
Lewisville, TX 75057
7pm Nov 11–12; 2pm Nov 13.
Price: Tickets start at $9.