Tickets are now on sale for the 2011-2012 Gilbert Street Season at Riverside Theatre.
Tickets can be purchased online through our website or thought the box office, which is open Monday-Friday from Noon-4 p.m. at 213 N. Gilbert Street, Iowa City. Tickets can also be ordered by calling the box office at 319-338-7672.
Riverside Theatre's 31st season of professional theatre includes a freewheeling solo show by Megan Gogerty, a quirky Irish comedy by Martin McDonagh, a heartwarming holiday treat, the return of an ice fishing musical favorite, the annual monologue festival, and a gritty theatrical thriller.
FEET FIRST IN THE WATER WITH A BABY IN MY TEETH
September 9 - October 2, 2011
Written and Performed by Megan Gogerty
Directed by Alexis Chamow
She should totally have this parenting thing down. So why has she locked herself in the bathroom, the sounds of Dora the Explorer muffled only by her tears? Megan Gogerty returns to Riverside with the laugh-out-loud, solo show she previewed during Walking the Wire in March 2011.
THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN
October 28 - November 13, 2011
By Martin McDonagh
Directed by Ron Clark
A wickedly dark comedy about a teenage orphan in an excitement-starved Irish village stirred into a frenzy by the arrival of a Hollywood film crew. A co-production with Cornell College.
November 25 - November 27, 2011
Written and Performed by Ron Clark
From his unforgettable role as a department store Santa to the 10-cent bell that became a family heirloom, Ron's storytelling will captivate you and bring to mind your own holiday memories.
GUYS ON ICE: AN ICE FISHING MUSICAL COMEDY
January 20 - February 19, 2012
Book and Lyrics by Fred Alley
Music by James Kaplan
Directed by Ron Clark
It's back! The smash hit musical about ice fishing, cold beer, good bait, and the Green Bay Packers returns to Riverside.
WALKING THE WIRE: THIS WILL NEVER WORK
March 2 - March 11, 2012
Directed by Jody Hovland
Our annual monologue festival of original monologues from playwrights across the country. This year's theme is sure to yield tales of square pegs and round holes...hare-brained schemes...and skeptics proved wrong!
A STEADY RAIN
March 30 - April 15, 2012
By Keith Huff
Directed by Mark Hunter
Two Chicago cops must face the worst sides of themselves---and each other---when a series of harrowing events spirals out of control.