Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Lombardi Opens September 19

Tyler Brown, Alexander Volpi, William Groth,
and Justin Reid. Photo by Shelly Klimes
Amana – "1958 begins a whole new era for the Green Bay Packers when Vince Lombardi is named head coach for a team that has not had a winning season for more than a decade. Who could have known that Lombardi’s reign would take the Packers to new heights and their coach would become a legend? A look into the real life of famed coach Vince Lombardi and how he inspired all those he met. You don’t have to like football to love this play!

Written by Eric Simonson, Lombardi is based on the book “When Pride Still Mattered – A Life of Vince Lombardi,” by David Maraniss. Directed by Angie Toomsen of Cedar Rapids, the cast of Lombardi consists of Tyler Brown of Nashville, Tenn., William Groth of New York City, Kevin Moore of Coralville, Justin Reid of Coral Springs, Florida, Marquetta Senters of South Amana, and Alexander Volpi of Maysville, North Carolina.

Tickets are $27.50 for adults and $18 for students. Show times are Thursdays and Sundays at 3 p.m. and Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. Group rates for 15 people or more are available. Lombardi is rated Theatre R and runs through Oct. 6

Lombardi is sponsored by The Gethmann Founation with media sponsor WMT-AM.

Call the box office 319-622-6262 or visit the website at www.oldcreamery.com for tickets or more information. Walk-ins are always welcome if seats are available. Reservations are highly recommended."

(Source: Old Creamery Press Release)

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