"City Circle Theatre Company of Coralville will present the musical The Scarlet Pimpernel on May 3-5 and May 10-12 at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. Performances are May 3, 4, 10 and 11 at 7:30 pm and May 5 and 12 at 2:00 pm.
Directed by Jaret Morlan, The Scarlet Pimpernel is a tale of courage, betrayal, justice, intrigue, trust, honor and love. The show is packed with action, romance and comedy, moving ballads, hilarious dialogue, a macabre guillotine, daring rescues, and a thrilling swordfight. With an epic, sweeping book by Nan Knighton and a rousing and passionate score by Knighton and Frank Wildhorn, this musical is a glorious window into 18th century French and British history."