City Circle News

CHESS Has Been Cast!

Congratulations to the cast of CHESS! Thanks to all who auditioned. FLORENCE – Hannah Green ANATOLY- Dustin Davis FREDDIE – Ben Lafayette ARBITER – Robert Kemp MOLOKOV – Julie Thomas WALTER – Emil Rinderspacher SVETLANA – Amy Timperley VIIGAND – Ashley LaPointe ENSEMBLE Carolina Ama Becca Bauer Rob Beland Will Callan John Croshek Christian Drollinger Paula Grady Amanda Hauta Robert Morris Joe Mozena Kaci O’Brien Kristina Rutkowski Jessie Shaw Jayna Shetterly Minsu Song Miriam Thoe

Come to the Holiday Cabaret on December 15 and 16!

City Circle in collaboration with the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts and C&P Productions present the Holiday Cabaret: Late Night Edition on December 15 and 16 at 10 pm at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts on the set of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Back for another helping of froth, frivolity, sophisticated wit, and a tiny bit of naughty spice, the Holiday Cabaret:  Late Night Edition is just the escape we need for the holiday season!

Bring your Food Donations to Joseph!

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.

Joseph Has Been Cast!

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat has been cast! Make sure to get your tickets here   Joseph………………………………………………..…………… Zach Cramer Narrator…………………………………………..………….… Lauren Rude Jacob……………………………………………….……….…. Doug Beardsley Pharaoh……………………………………………..…….…. Gabriel Wylder Potiphar…………………………………………..……….… Larry Newmann Mrs. Potiphar……………………………………………….…. Jill Beardsley Simeon……………………..……………………………………… Jacob Glass Benjamin………………………….…………………………………. Ben Jaeger Judah…………………………………………………………….. Ben Chapman Dan…………………………………………………………….. Nick Rudzianski Reuben…………………………………………………………… Robert Morris Zebulon………………………………………………………..

Direct for City Circle!

Have you ever thought about directing for City Circle Acting Company? Now you can! See the below letter from our Season Selection Committee Chair to find out more. Each year, the Play Selection Committee gathers to create a theatrical season for the upcoming year of productions at City Circle Acting Company.


City Circle’s New Play Festival Set for September 16

City Circle Acting Company of Coralville will present its biennial New Play Festival on September 16 at 7:30 pm at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. The Festival includes nine original 10-minute plays created by authors with a strong Iowa connection: The Third Person by Dan Borengasser; Binged There, Done That by Ken Preuss; Yogafu by Alex Rubin; I, Phone by Tom Moran; I Have a Secret by Marsha Lee Sheiness; Guaranteed by James McLindon; Clipped by Jess Honovich; American Gothic by Allan Bates; and Tea Time by Elijah Jones.

Seeking Designers for the 2017-2018 Season!

City Circle Acting Company and Young Footliters Youth Theatre are seeking designers for the 2017-2018 season. Positions in set, lights, sound and costumes are available, and all local designers are welcome and encouraged to join our team! Many positions include an honorarium. We are a community-based theatre and love working with designers who are independent, volunteer-friendly, and flexible collaborators in making the show go on!

City Circle Seeking Plays for New Play Festival

City Circle Acting Company is seeking new, original unpublished plays for inclusion in its biannual New Play Festival. Any author is welcome to submit up to three original plays or musicals, but priority will be given to submissions that are: created by a local author or an author with strong Iowa ties to be performed with simple set, costume and technical demands approximately 10 minutes in length receiving their debut performance at this Festival The chosen plays will be performed as part of City Circle’s New Play Festival, September 16, 2017 at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts.

Join us for our annual Change of Seasons Party on June 25

Join us for our annual Change of Seasons Celebration on Sunday, June 25 from 2pm-5pm at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. There will be food and drink and a chance to meet other CC friends and volunteers. We’ll celebrate the just completed 19th season with a musical and pictorial retrospective and preview our upcoming 20th anniversary season.