Venue Details

117 Star Starred
Huntington Beach Playhouse
at the Central Library Theater 7111 Talbert Ave Huntington Beach, CA 92648
714-375-0696
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Bill Dorgeloh
Casual
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Plenty of parking
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Everything is $1.
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Reviews & Ratings

15 ratings
3.8 average rating
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5 reviews
3 stars
attended Oct 16 2011

This play, written by Robert Lewis Stevenson, was a well performed production. It's a classic. My wife and I enjoyed the adventure. It was narrated by a young boy... continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended Oct 20 2011

Funny although I do not think it was meant to be.

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36 reviews
25 stars
attended Oct 27 2011

Huntington Beach Playhouse does excellent productions. this play fell short of their usual standards. The set was good. The acting was not good. The costumes were... continued

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Website

http://hbplayhouse.com/schedule.html

Description

By Ken Ludwig

Directed by Bob May

Based on the masterful adventure novel by Robert Louis Stevenson, _Treasure Island _is a stunning yarn of piracy on the tropical seas.

It begins at an inn on the Devon Coast of England in 1775 and quickly becomes an unforgettable tale of treachery and mayhem featuring a host of legendary swashbucklers including the dangerous Billy Bones, the sinister two-timing Israel Hands, the brassy woman pirate Anne Bonney and the hideous form of evil incarnate, Blind Pew.

At the center of it all are Jim Hawkins, a fourteen-year-old boy who longs for adventure, and the infamous Long John Silver, who is a complex study of good and evil, perhaps the most famous hero-villain of all time. Silver is an unscrupulous buccaneer-rogue whose greedy quest for gold, coupled with his affection for Jim, cannot help but win the heart of every soul who has ever longed for romance, treasure and adventure!

About the Ticket Supplier: Huntington Beach Playhouse

The mission of Huntington Beach Playhouse is to provide the community with the best possible experience and enjoyment available in the cultural arts.

We will present productions in the dramatic, comedy and musical arts for the entertainment of our patrons. We will develop programs for all age groups to further advance their stagecraft and technical skills and to provide scholarships to assist students in their pursuit of education in the dramatic arts.