Perils of the Flowerbed
A young girl comes to serve at a castle presided over by a baroness with a mysterious affliction, entering a world of singing flowers and moonlit monsters.
Perils of the Flowerbed is a Gothic exploration of queer desire and unreal bodies, of monstrosity, and the frightening inescapability of family ties.
This production contains violence and adult themes.
Iowa New Play Festival readings 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 Festival Box Office hours on Monday, April 29 and Tuesday, April 30 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
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.