Wednesday, November 18, 2009
Photos by Mike Leckband
The Cherokee Washington High School Drama Dept. presented the play, "An Almost True Tale of Robin Hood," on Thursday and Friday evening (Nov. 19,20) in the Cherokee High School Auditorium.
Meet Robin Hood -
John Bieber plays the title role of Robin Hood in the Cherokee Washington High School's production of "The Somewhat True Tale of Robin Hood." This comical romp through Sherwood Forest by Robin Hood and his Merry Men will be performed at Cherokee Washington High School on Nov.19 and 20 at 7 p.m.
Prince John -
As bad guys go, Prince John is the worst. Blinded by greed and power Prince John, played by Jacob Lewis, sits on his brother's throne, surrounded by his fawning ladies, played by Dallas Petersen, left, Hanna Henson, front, and Mikaela Sandahl, right, while King Richard is away.
Oh, Robin -
Robin Hood, played by John Bieber, encounters Lady Marian, played by Claire Jacobmeyer, during a robbery in Sherwood Forest. Lady Marian was confused at first, thinking Robin Hood was just an ordinary robber, but after learning his motive behind the rash of recent robberies, Lady Marian's heart was also stolen.
Evil plans are hatched -
Prince John, Jacob Lewis, and the diabolical Sheriff of Nottingham, played by Andrew Lafleur, right, are pictured hatching their evil plans to stop Robin Hood and taking the kingdom for themselves.
Unexpected allies -
Helping Robin Hood obtain his goals during the play was the Town's Guy, played by Eric Boisen, left. Part narrator, part tour guide, the Town's Guy turns out to be a valuable friend to John Bieber's Robin Hood.
Watching the action -
To seal their evil plans, Prince John and the Sheriff of Nottingham plan to lure back the recently escaped Robin Hood by hold a tournament that he could not resist. Prince John, Jacob Lewis, center, and his fawning ladies, Hanna Henson, left, Dallas Petersen, front and Mikaela Sandahl, right, are pictured watching the unusual tournament.
Hit me one more time -
Thinking they have stopped Robin Hood by throwing him in the dungeon, the Sheriff of Nottingham, left, and Prince John, right, bring on the most unimaginable torture they could think of....Britney Spears, played by Demi Dunn.
All ends well -
After defeating the Sheriff of Nottingham and Prince John, all ends well for Robin Hood (John Bieber) and his Merry Men, as they save the kingdom and win the hand of Lady Marian (Claire Jacobmeyer).