Leaving Iowa: Family Car-Trip Comedy Offers Nostalgic Laughs
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All offers for Leaving Iowa have expired.
The last date listed for Leaving Iowa was Saturday June 9, 2012 / 8:00pm.
Currently at Jewell Mainstage at Taproot Theatre Company:
- Full Price:
- $22.00 - $34.00
- Our Price:
- $11.00 - $17.00
Family, friendship and faith are all put to the test in this touching, humorous story inspired by the Old Testament's Book of Ruth. Written by award-winning playwright John Walch, In the Book of centers around Army lieutenant Naomi Watkins as she returns stateside and opens her Mississippi home to faithful friend and Afghan translator, Anisah. When Anisah's visa is called into question, the whole town becomes embroiled in a political and ideological battle over this suspicious stranger. Will Naomi's act of kindness kindle a new war on her home front? Learn More
Reviews & Ratings
By Tim Clue and Spike Manton
Directed by Karen Lund
Remember those family vacations you tried to forget? Don’s memories of family road trips come to life as he travels cross-country to scatter his father’s ashes. Packed with rollicking good humor, this celebration of family reminds us that sometimes the journey is more important than the destination.
Starring: Ryan Childers, Jenny Cross, Robert Gallaher, Helen Harvester, Ian Lindsay and Kim Morris.
The show is enjoyable for those ages 10 and older.
Running time is two hours including one intermission.