Marking the start of Hinsdale Central High School’s next theatrical experience, the freshmen play begins on Oct. 17. Eighteen freshmen actors will present “The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon” by Don Zolidis at 7 p.m., on Oct. 17, 18 and 19 in Hinsdale Central’s auditorium. Tickets are $7 each.
The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon is a full-length play wherein the fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm are turned on their heads in a fast-paced, rollicking ride. The students will combine all 209 stories, including classics such as “Cinderella” and “Little Red Riding Hood” and more obscure and bizarre stories such as “The Girl Without Hands or Straw” or “Coal and Bean.” The 18 student actors will take on more than 45 parts.
The all-freshmen cast from Hinsdale High School District 86 is made up of Nicole Antonios, Molly Awalt, Frankie Barreda, Lily Chrones, Megan Compton, Shannon Corcoran, Tricia Fishbein, Jack Franco, Ella Heider, Mackenzie Huber, Samantha Lee, Frannie Leone, Anna Lowery, Haley Quinones, Luke Schefke, Allison Schuster and Selin Turkyilmaz.