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squeeze: A Motel Play

May 02, 2016
Theresa Giacopasi
Directed by: 
Ariel Francoeur
Theatre B
Monday, May 2, 2016 - 5:30pm
Monday, May 2, 2016 - 9:00pm


Monica has bedbugs. Sangmi took the wrong internship. Jeanna and Andrea have nowhere else to go. There are many logical reasons these four women are trapped in this terrible motel. But the pressure building between Jeanna and the Motel itself is worse than anything that brought them here.


JEANNA Holly Grum
ANDREA Anne Ogden
SANGMI Lindsey Francisco
MONICA Cristina Goyeneche

Artistic Team

Playwright Theresa Giacopasi
Director Ariel Francoeur
Dramaturg Alison Ruth
Assistant Director David Freeman
Scenic Designer Alex Casillas
Costume Designer Morgan Meier
Lighting Designer Hoejeong J. Yoo
Sound Designer Ted Brown
Composer Justin K. Comer
Violence Designer Lukas Brasherfons
Choreographer Taylor Edelle Stuart
Stage Manager Nic Steffes
Assistant Stage Manager Ellen Kane

Ticket Information

Tickets for Iowa New Play Festival productions are $5 for non-students and free for UI students (with a valid ID). They are available one hour before show time in the Theatre Building lobby or during Festival Box Office Hours on Monday, May 2 and Tuesday, May 3 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Iowa New Play Festival Information

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