Iowa New Play Festival Schedule 2021

May 2021

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THE READING SERIES

Monday, May 3

1:30 p.m. CST
Gwenevere
By Isaiah Reaves
Directed by Dennis A. Allen II
Dramaturgy by Margo Skornia

5:30 p.m. CST
Year of Revue
Directed by Jarek Pastor
Written by the Year of Revue team
Dramaturgy by Rob Ascher

Tuesday, May 4

1:30 p.m. CST
HOW CAN I KEEP FROM SINGING
By Amanda Keating
Directed by Molly Clifford
Dramaturgy by Meg Mechelke

5:30 p.m. CST
The Switch
By Charlie O’Leary
Directed by Ivey Lowe
Dramaturgy by Meg Mechelke

Wednesday, May 5

1:30 p.m. CST
Still Life
By Valerie Muensterman
Directed by Erica Wray
Dramaturgy by Nate Ferguson

5:30 p.m. CST
The arrogance of it
Written and directed by Olivia Clement

Thursday, May 6

1:30 p.m. CST
Just Above Hades
By Emma Silverman
Directed by Nina Morrison
Dramaturgy by Margo Skornia

5:30 p.m. CST
Readings from the Undergraduate Playwrights Workshop
Directed by Brett Stone

Friday, May 7

1:30 p.m. CST
Pins and Needles, or The Circumstance of Falling Forever on Ash Wednesday, 1988
By Jeremy Geragotelis
Directed by Amanda Keating

5:30 p.m. CST
Current Theatre: Where We Are, Where We're Going
Join Iowa New Play Festival guest artists for this panel discussion.

PRODUCTIONS

The following four productions will be presented. Dates and times for some performances are still TBD.

Friday, May 7

8:00 p.m. CST
The Job
By Ikram Basra
Directed by Sarah Gazdowicz  
Dramaturgy by Art Borreca

Saturday, May 8 and Sunday, May 9

Blue Whale Variations
By Dakota Parobek
Directed by Ann Kreitman
Dramaturgy by Rob Ascher
*Various performance times-invited audience only

Sunday, May 16

8:00 p.m. CST
Wild, Wonderful
By SP O’Brien
Directed by Natalie Villamonte Zito
Dramaturgy by Margo Skornia

Friday, May 21

8:00 p.m. CST
Doctor Vysarius by Steven Glavey
Music by Jeremy Geragotelis
Co-Directed by Steven Glavey and Jeremy Geragotelis
Dramaturgy by Nate Ferguson