Love Me Tender, Che Guevara

Oct 08, 2015 to Oct 11, 2015
David Freeman
Directed by: 
Hiram Alexander Orozco
Theatre B
Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 8:00pm
Friday, October 9, 2015 - 8:00pm
Saturday, October 10, 2015 - 8:00pm
Sunday, October 11, 2015 - 2:00pm


Love Me Tender, Che Guevara is a horror comedy about an American author in Bolivia looking for the bones of Che Guevara. On the way, he encounters blackmail, a chainsaw-wielding gangster, and an ancient and giant glow-in-the-dark skeleton bird.

This producton contains strong language, blood and gore, violence, haze, strobe effects, and sudden noises.


Houston Liam Crawford
Pluto Jacob Prall
Santa Lucina Cristina Goyeneche
Diego Nate Hua

Artistic Team

Playwright David Freeman
Director Hiram Alexander Orozco
Assistant Director Alosha Robinson
Scenic Designer Rich LeMay
Costume Designer Niki-Charisse Franco
Lighting Designer Hoejeong Yoo
Sound Designer Rachele Ekstrand
Fight Choreographer Paul Kalina
Dramaturg Amanda Harwood
Stage Manager Lauren Watt


Tickets for Gallery Productions are available in the Theatre lobby one hour before showtime.
Tickets are $5 for non-students and free for University of Iowa students with a valid ID.

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