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It’s Time for A Swashbuckling Pirate – “Captain Blood”

**** Highly Recommended **** Get over the winter blues with a little swashbuckling!  First Folio Theatre’s “Captain Blood” is a lot of fun, what with tongue-in-cheek dialogue, pirates, swordfights, a boo-worthy villain, a sword wielding heroine who saves herself, and a HEA (happily ever after) kiss at the end!  It’s pure escapism and I loved it!  4 Spotlights

“Captain Blood” runs through February 26th at First Folio Theatre, Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W. 31st St., at Rt. 83, Oak Brook.  Running time is 2 hours including an intermission (tea and cookies served).  Performances are Wednesdays at 8:00 p; Thursdays at 3:00 pm; Fridays at 8:00 pm; Saturdays at 4:00 and 8:00 pm; and Sundays at 3:00 pm.  Tickets range from $29-$39.  Parking is free.  FYI (630) 986-8067 or

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