9 to 5: the Musical

  • Watching the Clock

    C34a36ad d0e9 47b9 b493 29f631c53d87Like so many other movie properties, Dolly Parton’s 1980 comedy 9 to 5 has now been turned into a full-fledged musical. ACTORS up in Ames starts their work day with the show on June 7 and runs for three weekends. Like any group of workers (and the characters in the show) there is a wide variety of experience involved in putting it all together. And in this case (like so many other theatre endeavors), you don’t just punch a time clock….

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  • The Spring Dozen for 2018

    0f4aa9b6 1b1a 4015 833a 91914c0942d8Warmer weather heralds a new list of productions on the horizon. Typically I feature ten upcoming shows for the season, but there are so many great shows in the next few months that I expanded the list to twelve (and still ended up combining a few!) The hard part is finding time to see them all! Here’s a list of some of the terrific theatre coming your way very soon here in Central Iowa!!

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