Author: Dreamwell Theatre

“Really” Opens 2/8

Opening Soon! “Really” by Jackie Sibblies Drury Feb. 8/9/15/16 Directed by Bries Vannon All shows are at 7:30pm. Public Space One, 120 N. Dubuque St., Iowa City (in the basement of the Wesley Center). Tickets can be reserved at our tickets page. Saturday, Feb. 9 is our Pay What You Can Night. Calvin is a successful photographer who has suddenly and unexpectedly died. Reeling from the death, Calvin’s mother and his girlfriend (also a photographer) struggle with loss, memory, and each other over the course of a single photo session. A stunning portrait of quiet pain, Jackie Sibblies Drury’s “Really” illuminates the subtlety of grief in a world where photographs are ubiquitous reminders of what has been lost. Mother: Linda Merritt Girlfriend: Crystal Stewart Calvin: Chris...

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“Fix Me, Jesus” Cast

Director Rachael Lindhart has announced her cast for “Fix Me, Jesus” by Helen Sneed. The cast is: Mrs. Craig – Amy Schaefer Annabell – Jessica Wilson Young Annabell – Briar Martin Mother – Rachael Rhoads Grandmother – Mary Lukas Dr. Maxwell Feld – Ted Negus Performances will be Mar. 8/9/15/16 Thanks to all who...

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Catch the All in a Day Play Fest Performances Jan. 26

The All in a Day Play Festival sponsored by Dreamwell Theatre and City Circle Theatre Company of Coralville will be performed Saturday, January 26 at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. This is the eighth time these two theatre companies have joined forces to sponsor this award-winning event to create and present six, 10-minute plays in just 24 hours. On Friday evening, January 25th, six writers, six directors, and 30 actors will come together to create six original plays. Writers are randomly assigned a location, a genre, and one other dramatic detail to include in their scripts. Writers, actors, and directors brainstorm ideas and then the writers leave to create ten-minute plays by Saturday morning when the actors and directors receive the play. The six original plays will be performed on Saturday, January 26 at 7:30 pm at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts—24 hours after the start of the festival. Plays and performances are adjudicated and awards will be presented for performances, plays and directors. Tickets to the Saturday night performance are $15 and can be purchased at the door. Seating is general admission. Tickets can also be purchased in advance at coralvillearts.org or by calling 319.248.9370 or in person at the CCPA box office at 1301 5th Street and at the Coralville Recreation Center at 1506 8th...

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All in a Day Actor sign up expanded to ages 10 and up

Due to popular demand the sign-up form for actors has been opened up to children 10 years old and above who have access to reliable transportation and a parent or guardian available by cell phone for the entire day. As before, actors have to available Friday, January 26 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm and Saturday 8am to 10pm. There are a limited number of slots available and will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis by signing up here https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70A054DABAC2FA6FD0-allina Slots fill quickly and a waiting list will be kept (the signup reflects Friday night, but is intended for both dates). The All in a Day Play Festival sponsored by Dreamwell Theatre and City Circle Theatre Company of Coralville will be held Saturday, January 26 at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. Actors, directors, and writers will create and present six, 10-minute plays in just 24 hours. This is one of our favorite events, don’t miss...

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