Celebrating 25 years of Innovative, Independent Theatre!

Dreamwell is a theatre that creates innovative, fresh and provocative experiences that challenge audiences and actors while giving all members of the community an opportunity to grow and develop artistically.


Auditions for Book of Will by Lauren Gunderson

Open Auditions for “The Book of Will” by Lauren Gunderson Directed by Adrienne Miller Audition Information: Sunday 8/14: 2-5pm at the Iowa City Public Library, Room D Tuesday 8/16: 6:30-9pm at The James Theater Callbacks: Thursday 8/18: 6:30-9pm, as arranged by the...

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House is Open Second Episode Now Available

This month we present "Humiliation Play" by Charlie O'Leary, directed by Ann Kreitman. Synopsis: A college freshman plays kinky sex games with an older grad student. A radio journalist attempts to extract a story from a cagey gay escort. Flip a coin, heads or tails,...

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Call for Playwrights

Hey playwrights! We all know that this is a weird time for theatre and a doubly weird time for playwrights. However, there is hope! Dreamwell Theatre is looking for new full-length plays by local writers for a theatre podcast. The plays will be performed in an audio...

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