It is 1794 and the French Revolution is at its frenzied height. Injustice, intrigue and accusations swirl everywhere. Sir Percival Blakeney of England has just married Marguerite St. Just, a beautiful French actress. Moments after the wedding, Percy is aghast to discover that his wife could be a French spy, having provided information that led to the execution of his dear friend, the Marquis de St. Cyr. Percy persuades his friends to band together to thwart further unjust and grisly guillotine executions in France. Thus the League of the Scarlet Pimpernel is born! Nan Knighton and Frank WIldhorn's recreation of Baroness Orczy's fabulous superhero tale is an evening of fun, action and adventure that is sure to delight one and all.