the original text. Yet he is happy that Rachel Teagle’s adaptation modernized the tale somewhat.
“We want to wink at the fact that we are telling a story in the woods,” he said. “We want the kids to have a great time and we don’t want it to be a bore for the parents. We want it to be like a Pixar movie – fun for everyone. We want ages 1-100. We are working to develop the characters in the story and have a taste of the original medieval story and a contemporary one.” “Robin Hood” Through August 13 Serenbe Playhouse 8455 Atlanta Newnan Road Chattahoochee Hills, GA 30268 www.serenbeplayhouse.com
So far, McGill has had a blast in the area and would be receptive to coming back for another show.
“I already have ideas of what I’d like to do,” he admitted. “And as a New Yorker surrounded by concrete, this is heaven.”
‘Robin Hood’ plays at Serenbe Playhouse through Aug.13. (Photos by BreeAnne Clowdus/ Serenbe Playhouse)