City Circle Theatre Company of Coralville has announced its 2019–2020 season.
The 2019–2020 season opens in September with The Christians by Lucas Hnath, a riveting drama about the complicated fallout when personal faith clashes with institutional doctrine. The New York Timesdescribes Hnath as “one of the freshest playwriting voices to emerge in the past five years.” The Christians runs September 20–22, 2019.
In December, the heartwarming musical Annie is sure to be a holiday treat for the whole family! With equal measures of pluck and positivity, little orphan Annie will charm your heart in this Tony Award-winning musical based on the popular comic strip by Harold Gray. Filled with wonderful characters and unforgettable songs, Annie runs December 6–8 and 13–15, 2019.
A concert version of Evita will electrify your Valentine’s Day weekend. Winner of seven Tony Awards including Best Musical, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s tour-de-force musical with an electrifying score is filled with unforgettable Broadway numbers including its grand anthem, “Don’t Cry For Me Argentina.” Evita runs February 14–16, 2020.
In May a beloved blonde will take the stage by pink storm in the fun, upbeat Legally Blonde The Musical based on the adored movie of the same name. Join Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes and scandal in pursuit of her dreams in this family friendly musical exploding with memorable songs and dynamic dances. The show will run May 1–3 and 8–10, 2020.
City Circle’s annual teen show, Disney’s High School Musical, caps the 22nd season on June 12–14, 2020. Join Troy, Gabriella and the Jocks, Brainiacs, Thespians and Skater Dudes at East High in this fun musical filled with catchy songs and exciting dance routines.
City Circle Theatre Company is the community theatre of Coralville and the resident theatre company of the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. For ticket information go to coralvillearts.org.