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Auditions for Visages Wed. 6/19

Auditions for Visages tonight! Auditions will be at Trinity church in Iowa City at 7 pm. . Entrance is from the alley on the NE corner from Gibert. Sides from the script will be provided “VISAGES” is an original play written and directed by Colin Mattox about Anna Coleman Ladd. A sculptor who made masks for soldiers disfigured in World War I. Rehearsals will start in about a week in Iowa City for a production over the weekends of August 9-10 and 16-17. Performers needed: 2 women in their 20’s 1 woman in her 30’s 2 men in their 20’s 1 man in his...

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QueertopIA June 21

Dreamwell Theatre is pleased to partner with Iowa City Pride in the production of QueertopIA, a queer cabaret at Mill at 7:30pm on June 21! 50% of net profits will go to Iowa City Pride! $10 suggested donation, no one turned away We’re honoring Queertopia, a longstanding tradition of an all inclusive, no holds barred “cabaret of queer love” started in Minneapolis by Jeffry Lusiak and carried on by Nastalie Q. Queertopia has been going strong in Twin Cities for over a decade. COME OUT and join us for a fun evening with a variety of talent and...

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Dreamwell in the Pride Parade, Saturday, June 15

Join us at the Iowa City Pride Parade, Saturday, June 15! Come out to support us as we walk in the Pride parade! The parade starts at noon. The IC Press Citizen has a schedule of Pride events this weekend, including more details on the parade. Click here to be directed there. If you’d like to walk with us, meet at College Green Park between 11:15 and 11:30. We’ll be the last group in...

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The 2018-19 Winners Are…

Thanks to everyone who came out to join us! It was a great night of fellowship with event entertainment by Jeff Mead and post-show songs by Joe Kool! We’ll have an official season announcement soon! Thanks to everyone who came out to join us! It was a great night of fellowship with event entertainment by Jeff Mead and post-show songs by Joe Kool! We’ll have an official season announcement soon! Thanks also to our judges Phil Beck, Kathy Maxey, and Elisabeth Ross, with input from the online votes! The winners of the 2018-19 Dreamies are: Best Performer WINNER: Linda Merritt (Mother- Really) Michelle Payne Hinz (Marjorie- Marjorie Prime) Stephen Ivester (Max- The Homecoming) Jessica Wilson (Annabell-Fix Me, Jesus) Duane Larson (Frank in the studio- TRAGEDY: a tragedy) Best Supporting Performer WINNER: Amy Schaefer (Mrs. Craig, Fix Me, Jesus) Valerie Davine Bills (Tess- Marjorie Prime) Collin Mattox (Joey- The Homecoming) Chris Walbert (Calvin- Really) Gavin Conkling (Michael (legal advisor)- TRAGEDY: a tragedy) Best Newcomer to Dreamwell (in a Performing Role) WINNER: Amy Schaefer (Mrs. Craig, Fix Me, Jesus) WINNER: Nick Kilburg (John in the field- TRAGEDY: a tragedy) Luke Brown (Walter- Marjorie Prime) Collin Mattox (Joey- The Homecoming) Grant Freeman (Lenny- The Homecoming) Ted Negas (Teddy- The Homecoming) Chris Walbert (Calvin- Really) Crystal Marie Stewart (Girlfriend, Really) Rachael Rhoads (Mother, Fix Me, Jesus) Brair Martin (Young Annabel, Fix Me, Jesus)...

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Night of Stars, Find Out Who Wins June 6

Find out who wins a Dreamie tonight! Come out to our annual Night of Stars event June 6, 7pm, recognizing talent and volunteer work during the past 2018-19 Dreamwell season. We’ll present awards to the winners and announce our next season! We’ll be at the North Ridge Pavillion, 2250 Holiday Road in Coralville, and admission is free! It’ll be a fun night of food, beverages, awards, and special entertainment! They are (nominations listed in season order): Best Performer Michelle Payne Hinz (Marjorie- Marjorie Prime) Stephen Ivester (Max- The Homecoming) Linda Merritt (Mother- Really) Jessica Wilson (Annabell-Fix Me, Jesus) Duane Larson (Frank in the studio- TRAGEDY: a tragedy) Best Supporting Performer Valerie Davine Bills (Tess- Marjorie Prime) Collin Mattox (Joey- The Homecoming) Chris Walbert (Calvin- Really) Amy Schaefer (Mrs. Craig, Fix Me, Jesus) Gavin Conkling (Michael (legal advisor)- TRAGEDY: a tragedy) Best Newcomer to Dreamwell (in a Performing Role) Luke Brown (Walter- Marjorie Prime) Collin Mattox (Joey- The Homecoming) Grant Freeman (Lenny- The Homecoming) Ted Negas (Teddy- The Homecoming) Chris Walbert (Calvin- Really) Crystal Marie Stewart (Girlfriend, Really) Rachael Rhoads (Mother, Fix Me, Jesus) Brair Martin (Young Annabel, Fix Me, Jesus) Amy Schaefer (Mrs. Craig, Fix Me, Jesus) Nick Kilburg (John in the field- TRAGEDY: a tragedy) Brian Kleis (Witness- TRAGEDY: a tragedy) Best Director Jen Brown- Marjorie Prime Meg Eginton- The Homecoming Bries Vannon- Really Rachael Lindhart- Fix Me,...

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