BENNINGTON, Vt. -- Oldcastle Theatre Downtown Arts, a project of Oldcastle Theatre Company which produces and presents arts experiences for the community, will be presenting Oldcastle Actors' Express in a performance for children of "The Revenge of the Big Bad Wolf," through Aug. 31 at its theater in downtown Bennington.
"The Revenge of the Big, Bad Wolf," written and directed by Tim Foley, is the story of the Wolf's return to visit Little Red Riding Hood years later. The poor Wolf received a terrible fright from Little Red, and returns to pay her back. In the cast are Ana Anderson, Amanda Elise Garcia, Jared Essaff, Mike Cutler and Chris Restino.
Oldcastle Actors' Express is a touring troupe of actors who have brought many theatre performances to local schools over the years. "The Revenge of the Big, Bad Wolf" is the first production in a new ongoing Saturday morning children's series at the downtown theatre.
Performances are Saturday mornings at 10 on Aug. 17, 24 and 31, with a special Tuesday performance at 7 p.m. on Aug. 20. Tickets are $8 for kids and $12 for adults. Call 802-447-0564 for reservations. For info: oldcastletheatre.org.