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Upcoming Department of Theatre Arts events

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No Gun Salute for Ofeke

Saturday, May 4, 2024 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Theatre Building
Iowa New Play Festival – Reading Series No Gun Salute for Ofeke By Sixtus Igbokwe Directed by Patrick Adu After his fourth and final attempt to be admitted into the Ikenga masquerade cult, Ofeke gives up his quest for true manhood which the cult confers on its subjects. His resignation from the pursuit is accompanied by a detest for it, for in his words, “They failed, not I.” But his sudden discovery of a personal secret of the cult leader, Obosi, offers Ofeke a real bargaining voice, but...
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This is Only a Test

Saturday, May 4, 2024 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Theatre Building
Join us for This is Only a Test, a standup comedy showcase.