Playing next week! Count of Monte Cristo set to dazzle

Playing next week!  Count of Monte Cristo set to dazzle

Amanda Thode, Staff Writer

The Night Owl Theatre presents their spring show The Count of Monte Cristo opening May 1st. The show will run through May 1st to 4th with a show every evening. Doors for each show open at 6:30 pm and the show begins at 7:00 pm. Tickets are on sale in the booth outside the theatre doors; at the door for the show; and by email at [email protected] Tickets are $12 for adults and $8 for students.

The Count of Monte Cristo is a story of revenge, love, and passion. It follows the Count of Monte Cristo (played by Kalem Barr, Parker Dent, and Aiden Oorebeek), as he goes on a journey to find himself and help the wronged after being wrongfully imprisoned for years.

Some quotes from some cast and crew members about why this show is so amazing and why you should come see it:

“The production value of this show is amazing. The amount of work that not only the actors have put in but the crew members as well is above and beyond. The feeling of being on stage with this show is magical, you can’t help but feel attached to the characters on some personal level.” – Charlotte Hardy, Mercedes

“The greatest sword fights the school has ever seen.” – Doug Tam, Crew

“Lots of really interesting and intricate lighting.” – Amy Currie, Crew

“Everyone has such a passion for this show. We’ve all put our hearts and souls into the show.”

– Kit Moore, Crew

“It is a very interesting show with lots of action.” – Kylie Bikow, Eugene Danglars

“An excellent production. The show of a lifetime.” – Parker Dent, Monte Cristo

“Count of Monte Cristo is a challenging play with lots of dynamic characters and demanding physical work that this theatre company at KSS has met with great professionalism, skill, and talent. I’ve loved working on this show with such a strong ensemble, cast and crew alike.” – Doryan Elliott, Director of the Count of Monte Cristo.