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.
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.