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"I Dreamed the Last Diamond Darter" to be staged at Coe

Rod Pritchard, Director of Marketing and Public Relations
(319) 399-8605 or rpritcha@coe.edu

2016-01-25 09:47:21 - General

The Coe College Department of Theatre Arts will present a contemporary drama centered on an impending environmental disaster in "I Dreamed the Last Diamond Darter" Feb. 5-7 and 11-13 in Dows Theatre. All performances begin at 7:30 p.m. with the exception of the Sunday, Feb. 7 show, which starts at 2 p.m.

Tickets are $10 for general admission and $8 for students and seniors. They can be purchased online at coe.edu/boxoffice, at the door, or by calling the Coe College Box Office at 399-8600, Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

"I Dreamed the Last Diamond Darter" was written by accomplished Iowa playwright Lisa Schlesinger, whose works have been produced throughout the U.S. and the world. Featuring an all-student cast, the Coe production is directed by Coe Associate Professor of Theatre Arts Dennis Barnett.

A girl and a fish. A fork of the river. An impending environmental disaster. What happens when something or someone is about to disappear? Forever?

For more information, call 319-399-8600 or visit theatre.coe.edu.

Coe students Shelby Shields (as Martine), Hannah Fuller (as Amanda) and Sam Jankowski (as Nasreen) are featured in the Coe College Theatre Arts production of "I Dreamed the Last Diamond Darter."
Coe students Shelby Shields (as Martine), Hannah Fuller (as Amanda) and Sam Jankowski (as Nasreen) are featured in the Coe College Theatre Arts production of "I Dreamed the Last Diamond Darter."