In the quaint village of Sleepy Hollow, stories of wonder and strangeness surround the legend of a mighty headless Hessian. When the humble schoolteacher Ichabod Crane vies for the hand of the beautiful Katrina Van Tassel, the townsfolk might protest, but it is ultimately the Horseman who will decide his fate.
"[Heimbuch and Ferguson] infuse this work with a lively blend of gothic terror and tongue-in-cheek humor that ably captures Irving’s story and demonstrates why it remains so compelling." - Star Tribune, Read More
"The Legend of Sleepy Hollow is one of the most absorbing, entertaining shows you’re likely to see on stage this season." - Vita.mn, Read More
"It’s the details that make any story convincing, and this marvelous rendition of the Great American Halloween Story sure convinced me. Don’t miss it." - Twin Cities Daily Planet, Read More
"The Legend of Sleepy Hollow is a complete theatrical experience that is sure to please." - Aisle Say-Twin Cities, Read More
"[...] delightfully spooktacular and silly [...] it's inventive and creative storytelling, which I always applaud." - Cherry and Spoon, Read More
Check out these photos from Walking Shadow Theatre Company's production of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow in February 2013.
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow was originally commissioned and produced by the Jon Hassler Theater in 2010, under the direction of Jon Ferguson. It was further developed by Walking Shadow Theatre Company in 2013, also under the direction of Jon Ferguson.