The THREE MUSKETEERS
in collaboration with Lincoln Land Community College

Play Adapted by Ken Ludwig

From the novel by Alexandre Dumas

 

 

May 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 27, 2017

 

Synopsis:

This Swashbuckling adaptation by noted playwright, Ludwig, highlights both humor and heroism as the young D'Artagnan and his sister Sabine as they face challenges that help them become the noble mature hero/heroines that their parentage and destiny compel them to be.

 

 

Author:
Ken Ludwig is an American playwright and theatre director whose work has been performed in more than 30 countries in over 20 languages. Ken Ludwig was born in York, Pennsylvania. His father was a doctor and his mother was a former Broadway chorus girl. Ludwig was educated at the York Suburban Senior High School, York PA.

 

Director:

Mark Hardiman – Mark is a professor of theatre at Lincoln Land Community College where he has directed multiple productions including last summer's The Two Gentlemen of Verona. At LLCC he teaches Acting, Directing, Improvisation, Theatre History, Movement and Voice and Stage Combat. His recent adaptations of literature include, The Shadows of Edgar Allan Poe and Christmas Carol.  Mark has worked professionally as an actor, director and fight choreographer for over two decades. He holds both a MFA from Ohio University in directing and a MA communication from Northern Illinois University and is an active member of the Society of American Fight Directors.

 

 

Cast:

Men (8 with doubling)
D'ARTAGNAN
ATHOS
PORTHOS
ARAMIS
CARDINAL RICHELIEU
ROCHEFORT / STANLEY
KING LOUIS XIII / D'ARTAGNAN'S FATHER / BASILLE / FOUQUET / FACHE
TREVILLE / DUKE OF BUCKINGHAM
RAVANCHE
RAFFIAN
INNKEEPER
DEBRIS

 

Women (4 with doubling)
SABINE
MILADY / OLD WOMAN
COSNTANCE BONACIEUX / ADELE / SISTER AT SCHOOL
QUEEN ANNE / D'ARTAGNAN'S MOTHER / ELISE / MOTHER SUPERIOR / ABBESS