Eastchester Middle School Players Club Presents Midsummer

EASTCHESTER, N.Y. -- The Eastchester Middle School Players Club will present Tim Kochenderfer's "A Midsummer Vacation's Nightmare" and William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" on Thursday night in Eastchester High School's auditorium.

The Eastchester Middle School Players Club presents Midsummer on Thursday, Jan. 26, at 7 p.m. Photo Credit: Eastchester Union Free School District

Forty-plus performers will perform these two plays back to back with a 15-minute intermission.

In "A Midsummer Vacation's Nightmare," a pair of star-crossed lovers attempt to find a way to transfer out of Athens High School before the principal forces them date other people. All the while a janitor with magical powers and some mischievous fairies make trouble for a group of students trying to mount a school play.

It will be followed by "A Midsummer Night's Dream," Shakespeare’s most popular comedy. Four youths flee into a magical wood to find their true love. Along the way they encounter warring factions of fairies and slow-witted craftsmen. It is a classic tale of love, magic and mystery.

The performances will be begin at 7 p.m.

Tickets are general admission and can be purchased at the door starting at 6:00 p.m. They are $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors.

Eastchester High School is at 2 Stewart Place, Eastchester.

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