Know Theatre of Cincinnati



Robin Hood is (and has always been) Maid Marian in disguise, and leads a motley group of Merry Men (very few of whom are actually men) against the greedy Prince John. As the poor get poorer and the rich get richer, who will stand for the vulnerable if not Robin? What is the cost of revealing your true self in a time of troubles? Modern concerns and romantic entanglements clash on the battlefield and on the ramparts of Nottingham Castle. A play about selfishness and selflessness and love deferred and the fight. Always the fight.

A gender-bending, patriarchy-smashing, hilarious new take on the classic tale, from the author of 2015’s Hearts Like Fists.

10 words or less: Smash the patriarchy in this genderbending reimagining of a classic.
Rated: PG-13.

  • Creative Team

    directed by Alice Flanders
    asst. direction, scenic art & prop design by Sarah Beth Hall
    lighting & scenic design by Andrew J. Hungerford
    costume design by Noelle Wedig
    sound design by Doug Borntrager


    Geoffrey Barnes* as Sheriff/Friar Tuck
    Brandon Burton as Lenny/Guard #2
    Ernaisja Curry as Shirley/Tommy of No Consequence
    Candice Handy as Will Scarlet
    Cal Harris as Prince John
    Greg Mallios as Theo/Tanner/Guard #1
    Maggie Lou Rader as Marian
    Samantha Russel as Much/Lucy
    Leah Strasser as Alanna Dale
    Chris Wesselman as Little John

    *Appears courtesy of Actors’ Equity Association under a Special Appearance Agreement.

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