City Circle News

City Circle seeking directors for the 2020-2021 Season.

Our season includes: Puffs by Matt Cox – September 25-27 and October 2-4, 2020 Elf: The Musical by Thomas Meehan, Bob Martin, Matthew Sklar and Chad Beguelin – December 4-6, 11-13, 2020 The Secret Garden: in Concert by Marcia Norman and Lucy Simon – February 12-14, 2021 Spring Awakening by Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik – April 30 – May 9, 2021 Monty Python’s Spamalot (teen show) by John DuPrez and Eric Idle – June 25-27, 2021 If you are interested in directing one of these shows, please submit an application by March 23, 2020.

City Circle Announces 2020-21 Season

City Circle Theatre Company is proud to announce its 2020-21 season. The season includes the play Puffs, a Potter-inspired comedy and spoof about secondary characters in a certain boy wizard’s world; Elf The Musical, the modern-day Christmas classic based on the beloved film; a concert version of the Tony Award winning musical The Secret Garden; the provocative, electrifying rock musical Spring Awakening; and the outrageous musical comedy; Spamalot for the annual teen show.

All in a Day Play Festival Moved to Feb. 1

The 9th All in a Day Play Festival sponsored by Dreamwell Theatre, Iowa City Community Theatre, and City Circle Theatre Company has been moved to Saturday, February 1 at 7:30pm at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. On Friday evening, January 31 a group of writers, directors and actors will come together to create six original plays.


Congratulations for so many impressive auditions!  We hope that if you were not cast this time you will keep coming back. Lauren Rude – EVA PERON Sasha Tyler – EVA PERON Jessica Wittman – EVA PERON Mia Fryvecind Gimenez – EVA PERON Kristen DeGrazia – EVA PERON Sarah Hinzman – EVA PERON Melisa Wallace Rusk – EVA PERON Rebecca Fields-Moffitt – EVA PERON Michael Benson – JUAN PERON Anthony Hendricks – CHE Colin Nies – AGUSTIN MAGALDI Deborah Kennedy – MISTRESS Santiago Perez – YOUTH SOLOIST ENSEMBLE Karyn Berlin, Donna Bummer, Bryant Duffy, Michelle Forrester, Paula Grady, Melanie Hance, Dana Hotka, Manuella Lira, Ava Macek,    Noelle McVey, Jeffrey Allen Mead, Ryan Morrow, Alana Munoz, Zeke Murphy, Frederick Ogilvie, Lily Smith, Jonny Stax, Ella Vakiner, Mary Wedemeyer, Meliza Wise DANCE ENSEMBLE Elizabeth Davis, Michelle Altmaier, Angela McConville, Bea Noguera, Sarah Overmann,  Natalie Trier        

Evita Auditions set for November 15 & 16

City Circle Theatre Company of Coralville will hold auditions for Evita on Friday, November 15 from 7pm to 10pm and Saturday, November 16 from 4:30pm to 7:30pm at the Community of Christ Church, 2121 S. Ridge Dr. in Coralville. Callbacks will be held Sunday, November 17 from 3pm to 6pm in Schwab Auditorium in the Coralville Public Library, 1401 5th St.

ANNIE has been cast!

Director Liz Tracey is pleased to announce the cast of Annie! Annie – Camila Koch Oliver Warbucks –  Larry Newman Miss Hannigan – Mary Denmead Grace Farrell –  Chloe Schroeder Rooster Hannigan – Robert Kemp Lily St. Regis – Nikki Scheel President Roosevelt – Emil Rinderspacher Drake – Derek Johnson ORPHANS McKenzie Vedepo Shea Sanders Chelsea Vedepo Maya Hanna Ana Rippentrop Clara Visser Maple Miller Grace Bartlett Rana Saba Maddie Mitchell Violet Whiting Lily Vogts ENSEMBLE Doug Beardsley Jill Beardsley Gary Benser Greg Brown Chris Carpenter Avery Cassell Chandler Hamm Leah Harney Nancy Holm Sara Klosterboer Shannon Knipfer Gabriel Lessing Uri Lessing Chloe Livaudais Rachael Rhoads Joseph Williams 

Singers Needed for Church Choir in The Christians

City Circle is seeking singers to fill out choir parts in the upcoming production of The Christians.   AUDITIONS August 18 and 19 at 7:00 PM LOCATION The Community of Christ Church, 2121 S Ridge Dr, Coralville. PREPARATION No preparation or sign up necessary! Just show up either that Sunday or Monday at 7:00 PM and Jaci Visser, the Music Director, will teach you a song.

Leapin Lizards! Annie Auditions Set for Aug. 23 & 24

Auditions for Annie  will be  held on Friday, August 23 from 6 pm to 9 pm and Saturday, August 24 from 9 am to 5 pm. Callbacks will be held Sunday, August 25 from 3 pm to 7 pm. Auditions and callbacks will take place at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts, 1301 5th Street in Coralville.

Join us for Change of Seasons Celebration on Sunday, July 7

Join City Circle and Young Footliters for our annual Change of Seasons Celebration on Sunday, July 7 from 2pm to 4pm 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.