UNCW Theatre Presents El Zorro! Oct 18-21

El Zorro! Poster

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

The University of North Carolina Wilmington Department of Theatre presents El Zorro!, the second show of its 2012-13 season. The one act play of adventurous swashbuckling swordplay will run Oct.18-21 with shows at 7 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 2 p.m. matinees on Saturday and Sunday in the SRO Theatre.

Writer, director, theatre professor and stage combat expert Scott Nice brings the legendary figure of El Zorro to the UNCW stage. Mayhem and swordfights are the order of the day in this production, which is perfect for the whole family. Set In the pueblo of Los Angeles in 1835, the evil politician Senior Rodriquez is oppressing all the peasants. Only their masked hero El Zorro is brave enough to stand up to Rodriquez. Will Zorro best Rodriquez in a battle of good versus evil?

Tickets are $12 for the general public, $10 for UNCW faculty, staff and alumni and $5 for students and children. Call the Kenan Box Office at 910.962.3500 for additional information.

Media Contact: Caroline Cropp, University Relations, 910.962.7109