Yeara said he was struck by the presence of a Maypole in many Stratford-area towns when he spent a year of graduate school in England.
The set will be a conglomeration of the work of art students at the school. By using a large plate of glass, landscape portraits painted by BHS students will be displayed during the show using rear projection. The technique was used in last year's production of "Macbeth" with great success.
"As You Like It" will be performed over two weekends: at 7 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays (Dec. 11, 12, 18 and 19); at 1 p.m. on Saturdays, Dec. 12 and 19; and at 2 p.m. on Sundays, Dec. 13 and 20. Tickets are $10 for adults, $6 for students, seniors and military. You may make reservations by calling 439-2991 or visiting www.theatrewithoutanet.org.