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The Book of Jonah [The Interim Years]

May 03, 2017
Eric Marlin
Directed by: 
Hoejeong J. Yoo
Room 172
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 1:30pm


Jonah’s been running from God, ever since escaping the belly of the whale. He can’t seem to forget his ex-lover Isaiah as he waits in a rainy Moscow train station. And waiting with him is a sad young woman named Anna Karenina, who has her own train to catch.

This production contains adult language and themes.


Cast Members for The Book of Jonah [The Interim Years]
Jonah Henry Parizek
Anna Emma Bibb
Isaiah William Goblirsch
Therapist/Leo Kaylyn Kluck
Stage Directions/Projections Ellis Fontana

Artistic Team

Artistic Team for The Book of Jonah [The Interim Years]
Playwright Eric Marlin
Director Hoejeong J. Yoo

Ticket Information

Tickets for the Iowa New Play Festival Reading Series are free and open to the public. However, you must obtain a ticket and seating is limited. Tickets will be available at the door 30 minutes prior to each reading or during special Festival Box Office hours on Monday, May 1 and Tuesday, May 2 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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