By Ken Ludwig

Directed by Jessie Austrian

Merry men, Maid Marian, and much merriment

Original Music by the Red Clay Ramblers’ Jack Herrick

Come along for a rip-roaring romp through Sherwood Forest with all the thrills and romance you could ever ask for! Flying arrows, clanging swords, and perilous feats of daring fill this not-so-ye-olde tale of everyone’s favorite outlaw.

“Fun, frothy summer entertainment! A brightly colored, lighthearted take on the legend.”
The San Diego Union-Tribune

“Whether you relish swashbuckling adventure, amorous exploits, or good triumphing over evil, you’ll find what you’re looking for here.”
KSDS Jazz 88

AGE RECOMMENDATION

This fun and hilarious show is appropriate for all ages.

Please be advised: This production makes use of strobe lighting, fog, and haze.

RUN TIME

1 hour and 55 minutes, plus one 15-minute intermission

TICKETS AND SHOWTIMES


Family Discount—15% Off Adult+Youth Tickets

The good stuff isn’t just for grown-ups. There’s no better time to introduce the young person in your life to the magic of live theatre. Now you can get 15% off your entire order when you purchase at least one $12 youth ticket with your own ticket to Sherwood, She Loves Me, or Life of Galileo. Simply add at least one youth ticket to your own regularly-priced ticket(s) and your order will be automatically discounted at checkout.*


◼︎ Good Availability
◼︎ Moderate Availability
◼︎ Limited Availability
◼︎ Standing Room Only
MON
TUE
WED
THU
FRI
SAT
SUN
SEP 12

7:30p P

SEP 13

7:30p P, V

SEP 14

7:30p P

SEP 15

7:30p

SEP 16

2:00p

SEP 17 SEP 18

7:30pP, 👌

SEP 19

7:30p, 🗣

SEP 20

7:30p

SEP 21

7:30p

SEP 22

7:30p

SEP 23

2:00p🗣
7:30p

SEP 24 SEP 25

7:30p

SEP 26

7:30p

SEP 27

7:30p

SEP 28

7:30p

SEP 29

2:00p OC
7:30p

SEP 30

2:00p ¿
7:30p

*Discount reflected in final purchase price once all tickets have been added to cart. Adult and youth tickets must be purchased for the same performance of the same production. Youth(s) must be present at the Box Office when picking up tickets. Discount not valid for Opening Night, Community Night, or seats in Section C.

Ken Ludwig’s “Sherwood: The Adventures of Robin Hood” was originally developed and produced at The Old Globe, Barry Edelstein, Artistic Director, Timothy J. Shields, Managing Director.

Media

Sep 4 2018

Moving Target: The Ballad of Robin Hood

Why the longevity and mass appeal of Robin Hood? Well, if everyone's favorite outlaw stands for anything, it’s the reminder that we’re all in this together.

Sep 25 2018

Embodying Robin Hood

Finding the spirit of Robin Hood in a time that truly needs it can be difficult, but Jessie Austrian is up to the challenge. And she thinks you are, too.

REVIEWS

Ken Ludwig’s Light, Lively Take on Robin Hood Has a Moving Political Message for Today
by Byron Woods
Indy Week
September 26, 2018

PlayMakers Creates a Shining Example of “Sherwood the Adventures of Robin Hood”
by Susie Potter
Triangle Arts Review
September 24, 2018

★★★ to “Sherwood: The Adventures of Robin Hood”
by Dustin Britt
Chatham Life & Style
September 22, 2018

PlayMakers Scores a Bull’s-Eye with Ken Ludwig’s Rib-Tickling Robin Hood Comedy, “Sherwood”
by Pamela Vesper & Kurt Benrud
Triangle Review
September 21, 2018

REVIEW: “Sherwood: The Adventures of Robin Hood”
by Garrett Southerland
Talkin’ Broadway
September 20, 2018

NEWS

“Sherwood” brings laughs and music to PlayMakers with a new look at Robin Hood
by A.J. Oleary
The Daily Tar Heel
September 3, 2018

‘It’s a forum for ideas’: PlayMakers’ scenic designer talks upcoming “Robin Hood” show
by Jessica Hardison
The Daily Tar Heel
September 5, 2018

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