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City Circle 2023-2024 Season

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City Circle Season Celebration: A Cabaret  September 8–9, 2023

City Circle Season Celebration: A Cabaret

Performances: September 8 & 9, 2023

Enjoy a sneak preview of City Circle's 2023–24 season during cabaret-style performances in the CCPA lobby! Visit with friends over specialty drinks and treats as you enjoy live musical accompaniment courtesy of Jason Sifford. Delight in performances by talented City Circle alumni as they perform songs from the upcoming season. Each night is unique, with Rebecca Fields-Moffitt hosting on Friday and Saturday emceed by Vicky Shellady.

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Mary Poppins

Performances: December 8–10 & 15–17, 2023
Auditions: September 15–17, 2023

The world’s best-loved, practically perfect nanny takes the stage in a Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure! 

Join Bert, Jane, Michael, and Mary Poppins in a musical packed full of special effects, beloved music, and more heart than you can shake an umbrella at. A family classic just in time for the holidays. 

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Sondheim on Sondheim

Sondheim on Sondheim

Performances: February 9–11, 2024
Auditions: November 10–11, 2023

The Corridor’s most talented performers bring to life a concert like no other. Join us in this celebration of the master of the modern musical, Stephen Sondheim. 

Full of stories and music, this special evening includes audience-favorite songs from Into the Woods, West Side Story, Company, A Little Night Music, and so much more. 

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RED February 23-25, March 1-3, 2024

Circle's Edge: RED

Performances: February 23–25, March 1–3, 2024
Performing at Brush & Barrel in Coralville
Auditions: January 12–13, 2024

Intense, exciting, and the winner of seven Tony Awards, RED is a gripping bio-drama that explores the life of painter Mark Rothko and his relationship with his ambitious young assistant. 

Rothko has just landed the biggest commission in the history of modern art. Raw and provocative, RED is a searing portrait of an artist’s ambition and vulnerability as he tries to create a definitive work for an extraordinary setting.

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Spring Awakening

Spring Awakening

Performances: May 3–5 & 10–12, 2024
Auditions: February 16–18, 2024

Sex. Morals. Identity. Friendship. This electrifying rock musical explores the journey from adolescence to adulthood with a passion that is both illuminating and unforgettable.

Winner of eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book, Spring Awakening revolutionized musical theatre with its unflinching exploration of controversial subject matters and use of alternative rock and folk music. 

Tickets go on sale February 21 at Noon. Learn more.

Catch Me if You Can

Catch Me If You Can

Performances: July 19–21 & 26–28, 2024
Auditions: April 12–14, 2024

A high-flying musical comedy about chasing your dreams… without getting caught! Based on the hit DreamWorks film and the incredible true story. 

Seeking fame and fortune, teenage Frank runs away from home to live the life of a globetrotting con artist. With nothing more than his boyish charm, Frank poses as a lawyer, doctor, and a pilot, until he catches the attention of FBI agent, Carl Hanratty.

This soaring Broadway musical was created by the Tony Award-winning “dream team,” with a book by Terrence McNally (Ragtime) and a swinging score by Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman (Hairspray). 

Tickets go on sale April 17 at Noon. Learn more.

Thank you to our 2023–2024 Season Media Sponsor, The Gazette

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