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Directors Needed for ICCT’s 59th Season!

ICCT is looking for directors for its 59th season. Shows and descriptions are listed below. Interested directors, assistant directors, and musical directors should e-mail pds@iowacitycommunitytheatre.com by 4/13. Please note that Love & Marriage will need a director for each of the 4 plays, as well as a supervising director. For the CET collaboration, ICCT and CET will both provide a co-director.

In your e-mail, please include the following information:

  1. Which show(s) you are interested in directing.
  2. Dates that you would be available to rehearse and direct (or dates you are not available if that is easier)
  3. Proposed staging and set
  4. Information about yourself if you are new to ICCT

Announcing ICCT’s 59th Season!
(in alphabetical order)

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee — A musical about six young people in the throes of puberty, overseen by grown-ups who barely managed to escape childhood themselves, learn that winning isn’t everything and that losing doesn’t necessarily make you a loser. A 2005 Broadway hit and winner of 2 Tony Awards.

Brigadoon – Lerner and Loewe’s classic Broadway musical is a Scottish fantasy that involves a love story in a town that disappears into the Highland mist and returns for only one day every 100 years.

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof — Tennessee Williams’ play about the conflict between truth and illusion. Winner of the 1955 Pulitzer Prize for Drama.

Love & Marriage — A collection of four one-act plays showing the funnier sides of love and marriage.

The Man Who Came to Dinner — A Kaufman and Hart comedy about a pompous man who breaks his hip leaving dinner at a friend’s home and terrorizes the friend’s family and house staff during his recovery.

A musical collaboration with Combined Efforts Theatre (CET) – CET is Iowa’s only theatre company whose mission is to purposefully include performers with disabilities. CET is dedicated to excellence where disability drops from consideration. CET enriches the artistic community of Iowa City by presenting compelling and entertaining performances.

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“The Matchmaker” Opens Friday

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Everybody’s looking for love, but how do we determine who is Mr./Ms. “Right?”  The characters in Thornton Wilder’s The Matchmaker experience both frustration and hilarity, but they do come to a better understanding of what makes the “perfect mate.”  Come to this well-loved play, and see if you agree with their choices!

The Matchmaker
By Thornton Wilder
Directed by Rachael Lindhart
February 28/March 1 and March 7/8 at 7:30 p.m.
March 2 and March 9 at 2:00 p.m.
Johnson County Fairgrounds
Adults $16………………..Students/Seniors $13……………………Children $8