Three Musketeers Gets Musical Panto Treatment in PA This Fall; People's Light Announces Season

News   Three Musketeers Gets Musical Panto Treatment in PA This Fall; People's Light Announces Season The Three Musketeers: A Musical Panto, an original musical presented in the loose-knit British "panto" style, will be the holiday show in the 2010-11 season of People's Light & Theatre Company in suburban Philadelphia.

The Nov. 17, 2010–Jan. 9, 2011, production on the main stage has music and lyrics written by Philadelphia Barrymore Award winner favorite Michael Ogborn (Baby Case), with a script by Kathryn Petersen (her seventh panto for People's Light). Pete Pryor will direct. The subscription series for the Malvern, PA, Equity company includes One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, written by Dale Wasserman and based on the novel by Ken Kesey; Legacy of Light, a new play by Karen Zacarías; The Master Builder by Henrik Ibsen (translated by Paul Walsh); the Philadelphia premiere of the Broadway hit Dividing the Estate by Horton Foote; and Hatchetman, a fast-paced farce by David Wiltse.

The family plays include The Three Musketeers; Kidnapped!, adapted by Ernie Joselovitz from the Robert Louis Stevenson novel; and a new and lively adaptation by Laura Eason of "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer."

For information, tickets, or subscriptions, call the box office at (610) 644-3500 or visit PeoplesLight.org.

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