The Niles North Theatre Department presents Love’s Labor’s Lost by William Shakespeare, Oct. 11-13 in the Niles North High School Auditorium, 9800 Lawler, Skokie.
Performances are at 7 p.m. on October 12 and 13. Tickets are $10. To reserve tickets, please contact the Box Office at (847) 626-2122. A free community performance will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, October 11.
The plot of the play is the King of Navarre who wants to focus on his education and has declared that no women will be allowed at court—they are a distraction. He convinces his loyal friends to join him on this noble venture. But when the lovely Princess of France and her entourage come to court, how can the king and his compatriots resist?
The cast includes Noah Zeidman as King of Navarre; Justin Shannon as Berowne; Simon Gebremedhin as Longaville; Christopher Khoshaba as Dumaine; Teresa Franks as Princess of France; Natalie Aleman as Rosaline; Rachel Sepiashvili as Maria; Joanna Vaklin as Katherine; Nathan Selinger as Boyet; Eugene Hyun as Don Armado; Martin Wiviott as Moth; Sam Rosenfeld as Costard; Lauryn Schmelzer as Jaquenetta; Hannah Sahyouni as Sister Nathaniel; Katie Bean as Holofernes; and Tahir Razzaq as Constable Dull.
The Technical Staff includes: Timothy Ortmann, Director; Annaliisa Ahlman, Technical Director; Teresa Ripley, Costume Designer; Michael Rourke, Lighting Designer; Brian Fallon, Hair Designer; Linda Room, Costume Stitcher; Anita Scanlon, Costume Assistant; Anne Zavell, Production Assistant.
Student Staff includes: Nina Roy, Stage Manager; Athanasia Giannetos, Assistant Director; Max Dolinko, Assistant Stage Manager; Camille Paskind, Dramaturg; Sabina Dzelilovic, Shop Manager; Emma Decker, Assistant Technical Director; Maddie Martin, Carpenter; Ryan Loach, Properties Master; Sarah Alkyer, Props Assistant; Rachel Sepiashvili, Sound Designer; Erin Rourke, Sound Engineer; Alex Hammond, Assistant Lighting Designer; Danielle Kropveld, Master Electrician; Sarah Alkyer, Costume Mistress; Ryan Loach, Costume Assistant; and Sebastijan Torgus, House Manager/Promotions.