Illustration of cuckoo clock with man coming out of the top with marrionettes. Iowa New Play Festival. And Then.

And Then

May 02, 2022
Jarek Pastor
Directed by: 
Jarek Pastor
Alan MacVey Theatre
Monday, May 2, 2022 - 5:30pm
Monday, May 2, 2022 - 9:00pm


Unable to keep ignoring worker dissatisfaction, a factory adjusts to new times. And Then is an absurdist cautionary tale on what comes after institutions acknowledge their social harms, and the way employees hopeful for change react to it.

This production contains strong language.

Virtual Lobby

In advance of the performance, we'd like to invite you to visit our Virtual Lobby to learn more about the production and our team.


Cast of And Then
Role Name
Bappy Bob Mussett
Bommy Karlē J. Meyers
Candsome Orlando Lopez
Cueaty Braxten Jones*
Dhaperone Jennifer Hogan*
Daby Andrew Lindsay*
Eesponder A Emelia Wenzel*
Eesponder B Albert Williams*

Creative Team

Creative Team of And Then
Title Name
Playwright and Director Jarek Pastor
Scenic Designer Nick Vogt*
Costume Designer Emily Pajazetovic*
Lighting Designer Alastair Sigala Ramirez
Sound Designer Dakota Parobek
Dramaturg Nate Ferguson
Directing Consultant Kenneth Collins
Stage Manager Elizabeth Sarsfield*
Assistant Stage Manager Abby Paul*

*Undergraduate student. UI Theatre is dedicated to providing hands-on theatre experience for both undergraduate and graduate students.

Ticket Information

General Admission: $5
UI Students (with valid ID): Free

Tickets are available during Festival Box Office hours on Monday, May 2 and Tuesday, May 3 from noon to 1:30 p.m. and in the Theatre Building Lobby one hour prior showtime, on an as-available basis, unless the production is sold out.

Link to Iowa New Play Festival homepage.

Link to Iowa New Play Festival 2022 full schedule.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact the Department of Theatre Arts in advance at 319-335-2700.