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is made possible and partially funded through grants from the New Salem Lincoln League, Illinois Arts Council, and the Springfield Area Arts Council.
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The Three Musketeers
Play Adapted by Ken Ludwig
From the novel by Alexandre Dumas
In collaboration with Lincoln Land Community College and directed by Mark Hardiman
May 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 27, 2017 8:00 p.m.
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.
Mark is proud to be working with Theatre in The Park bringing this collaborative venture and world premiere adaptation from LLCC here. He is an active member of the Society of American Fight Directors and studies with Dueling Arts International. Mark holds a MFA in directing and MA communication. He serves as a professor of theatre at Lincoln Land Community College. Mark’s credits span two decades with work from California to Illinois, including a 15 years as producing artistic director of Chicagoland’s Talisman Theatre.
Men (8 with doubling)
ROCHEFORT / STANLEY
KING LOUIS XIII / D'ARTAGNAN'S FATHER / BASILLE / FOUQUET / FACHE
TREVILLE / DUKE OF BUCKINGHAM
Women (4 with doubling)
MILADY / OLD WOMAN
COSNTANCE BONACIEUX / ADELE / SISTER AT SCHOOL
QUEEN ANNE / D'ARTAGNAN'S MOTHER / ELISE / MOTHER SUPERIOR / ABBESS