March 4, 2023
Esch Hall, University of Indianapolis
Theatre For Youth: Treasure Island
By Charmaine Spencer & James Leagre
A two person version of the classic adventure novel by Robert Louis Stevenson brought to life in front of your eyes. Follow young Jim Hawkins as he discovers a treasure map left behind at his parents Inn, by a pirate. On the run from other pirates he joins forces with Dr. Livesey on an expedition to Skeleton Island, to find the hidden riches. They hire local men to assist on the voyage only to be tricked by Long John Silver, who leads them on a journey through mutiny, treachery, and swordfights. Jim, Dr. Livesey and Benn Gunn, a marooned pirate, prevail over their enemies and return home with the treasure while Silver escapes never to be heard from again.
- Dates and Times for Public Performances: March 3rd at 6:30pm, March 4th at 2pm & 6:30pm, March 5th at 2pm
- Ransburg Auditorium