Hampshire Regional presents: The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe Oct. 25-27

Hampshire Regional High School will open its drama season with a production of "The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe" Oct. 25-27 in the high school auditorium.

The play is based on the first of C.S. Lewis' popular Narnia books. Produced in collaboration with local theater artists, the play will include stage combat and puppets aimed at bringing Lewis' magical world to life. The plot revolves around siblings sent to live in the English countryside during World War II who discover a portal to another world through an old wardrobe.

The play will be performed at 7 p.m. Oct. 25 and 26 and 2 p.m. Oct. 27. Tickets, available at the door, are $7 for general admission and $5 for Hampshire Regional students, children under 12 and senior citizens.

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