City Circle News

Curious Incident Pre-show Discussion Set for Sept. 29

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time will be performed on September 28 and 29 at 7:30 pm and September 30 at 2:00 pm at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. A pre-show discussion will be held from 6-7:00 pm prior to the performance on September 29, Local psychiatrist Dr.

A Note from City Circle

Dear City Circle volunteers, patrons, and friends, Last week we announced the cast for our production of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. We had a record turnout for these auditions, and our production team selected two very fine actors to claim the title roles of Belle and the Beast. After announcing the cast, we received feedback from our community that the age difference between these two actors was inappropriate to our story.

Beauty and the Beast has been cast!

MADISON AUGE – Silly Girl MADELINE AUSTIN – Fork, School Girl DOUG BEARDSLEY – Townsperson HAILEY BOLLIER – Spoon BRANDON BURKHARDT – Beast KARISSA BURKHARDT – Enchantress, Dancer, Wolf MAYA CHENG – Teaspoon SAMANTHA CROCO  – Dancer, Wolf ELIZABETH DAVIS – Dancer, Wolf TESS DEGRAZIA – Dancer, Wolf REBECCA FIELDS-MOFFIT – Madame De La Grande Bouche MACKENZIE FOXEN – Milkmaid JACOB GLASS – Gaston Crony BLAKE GORDLEY – Fork ALEX GRANFIELD – Townsperson EMILY GRANFIELD – Salt NILES GRANFIELD – Fork GRETA GROMACKI – Pepper KATEY HALVERSON – Belle WESLEY HEATH – Spoon ISAAC HELGENS – Narrator, Monsieur D’Arque LEXYS HELGENS – Fork NANCY HOLM – Flower Lady CARRIE HOUCHINS-WITT – Mrs.



The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Auditions

The Curious Incident of the Dog In the Night-Time By Simon Stephens Based on the book by Mark Haddon Directed by Bo Frazier PERFORMANCE DATES September 28 at 7:30 pm September 29 at 7:30 pm September 30 at 2:00 pm The Coralville Center for the Performing Arts AUDITIONS May 11 (Friday) 6 pm – 9 pm May 12 (Saturday) 2 pm – 6 pm CALLBACKS May 13 (Sunday) 2 pm – 6 pm Auditions and Callbacks will be held at the Community of Christ Church, 2121 S.

Announcing the 2018-19 Season

City Circle’s 21st season will include the 2015 Tony award-winning play The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time; Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, a lavish family musical for the holiday season; a concert version of The Who’s Tommy, an exhilarating rock musical based on the iconic concept album; The Scarlet Pimpernel, a swashbuckling action/adventure musical based on Baroness Orczy’s famous 20th century novel about the French Revolution; and our annual teen musical—a recent Broadway hit which will be announced in March 2019.

Change of Seasons Celebration Set for June 24, 2018

Join City Circle and Young Footliters for our annual Change of Seasons Celebration on Sunday, June 24 from 2 pm-5 pm at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. There will be food and drink and a chance to meet other CC and Young Footliter friends and volunteers. We’ll celebrate the just completed seasons with a musical and pictorial retrospective and preview our upcoming seasons.

Return to the Forbidden Planet Has Been Cast!

Thanks to all the teens who auditioned for the teen show. Director Kehry Anson Lane has announced the cast list: Return to the Forbidden Planet Cast List Doctor Prospero – Ben Jaeger Ariel – Sasha Tyler Miranda – Reese Hill Captain Tempest – Elias Perez Gloria – Lauren Rude Navigational Officer – Maddie Maley Cookie – Katherine Yacopucci Bosun – Damarius Levi ENSEMBLE Teagen Bollers Elizabeth Davis Ethan Hill Robert Hooks Ladarion Jones Ely Kleinsmith Cece McSweeney Zoe Miller Alana Munoz Joseph Polyak Heidi Vogts

Keep Donating to Spotlight on Hunger Campaign

City Circle is dedicating its twentieth season to collecting donations and raising funds for the Coralville Food Pantry. We hope our Spotlight on Hunger initiative will draw community awareness to the fact that hunger is a pressing issue in the Coralville, and everyone has the opportunity to give something to help.