Saturday, May 4, 2013

The Aurora Project Opens May 11

Iowa City - Local director Rachel Korach Howell brings an intriguing new science fiction play to the stage as part of the University of Iowa New Play Festival 2013 production cycle. The Aurora Project runs Saturday May 11 for just two performances. Tickets are $5 for the general public and free for U of I students. Information on the rest of the festival offerings can be found here.  Read on for more about The Aurora Project:

"Don't miss The Aurora Project by Bella Poynton!

Somewhere in the darkness, Constantine, an intelligent design, searches for a cure for Nora, his human companion. Infected by an alien race, Nora lays frozen as she and Constantine, travel through great spans of time and space.

Run time: 95 minutes

Constantine-Ben Tebockhorst
Nora-Melina Neves
The Designer-Nate Sullivan
The Gatekeeper-Allyson Malandra
Questry-Frankie Rose

Playwright-Bella Poynton
Director-Rachel Korach Howell
Assistant Director-Michael Kammerer
Scenic Design-Tyler Brogla
Lighting Design-Jess Fialko
Costume Design-Amy Price
Sound Design-Taylor Cook
Original Works Composed by Will Huff

Thayer Theatre
U of I Theatre Building

May 11
5:30 PM and 9:00 PM"

(Source: Rachel Korach Howell)

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