July 12 – August 20
When Rosalind must disguise herself as a boy to survive in the Forest of Arden, she has little hope that she will ever meet the dashing Orlando again. But the Forest is full of surprises and unexpected visitors! When Rosalind finds the exiled Orlando hanging love poems on trees, she must keep her wits about her and her identity as secret as possible. But before long our heroine finds herself in the midst of one of the most complicated love triangles Shakespeare ever wrote! A story of love at first sight, As You Like It will leave you writing on trees and looking up at the stars.
The Sun-Times says, “Ideal for the sylvan backdrop of Oak Brook’s Peabody Estate grounds.” The Chicago Tribune says, “First Folio offers something Navy Pier can’t – plenty of greenery, gentle breezes and the chance to stretch out on a blanket with family and friends.”