Almost, Maine

Play | October 27th - 29th, 2017

Iowa Thespian Festival Mainstage Performer

Rehearsal Schedule: Almost, Maine Schedule

Synopsis: Almost, Maine is a play by John Cariani, comprising nine short plays that explore love and loss in a remote, mythical almost-town called Almost, Maine. It premiered at the Portland Stage Company in Portland, Maine in 2004 where it broke box office records and garnered critical acclaim. There are eleven short scenes: the Prologue (which continues in the Interlogue and Epilogue), Her Heart, Sad and Glad, This Hurts, Getting It Back, They Fell, Where It Went, Story of Hope, and Seeing the Thing.


Performance Cost:

  • Adults $10
  • Students $8
  • Pre K $6

Performance Dates:

  • Friday, October 27th @ 7 pm - *Rescheduled Due to Football Playoffs
  • Saturday, October 28th @7 pm
  • Sunday, October 29th @ 2 pm
  • Saturday, November 4th @7 pm

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State Thespian Festival:

  • Saturday, November 11th @ 4 pm
    • University of North Iowa, Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center

Cast List:

Pete - Matthew Schipper

Ginette - Elena Kook

East - Noah Kelley

Glory - Isobel La Corte

Jimmy - Brenden Ludwig

Sandrine - Rita Ordaz

Waitress - Dana Jamison

Marvalyn - Ivy Jensen

Steve - Mitchell Smith

Gayle - Joie Stoefen

Lendall - Charlie Balsar

Deena - Dana Jamison

Shelly - Morgan Abbott

Phil - Charlie Balsar

Marci - Bethany Schwarz

Hope - Isobel La Corte

Man - Mitchell Smith

Rhonda - Joie Stoefen

Dave - Connor Oetzmann


Cameron LaPage

Production Staff:

Producer: Renae Mohr

Assistant Producer: Sara Kook

Director: Stacie Kintigh

Assistant Director: Emily Hintze

Student Director: Hannah Krebs

Technical Directors: Josh Tipsword & Tom Goodall

Scenic Designer: Tom Goodall

Light Designer: Josh Tipsword & Nicole Blodig

Sound Designer: Emmett Boedeker

Costume Designer: Torrance Lang

Hair and Make-up Designer: Ivy Jensen

Crew List:

Stage Manager: Alauna Gentz

Light Board Operator: Nicole Blodig

Sound Board Operator: Aubrey Kurt & Ethan Jost

Prop Master: SJ Madden

Prop Assistants: Nolan Blodig & Maia Glover

Costuming Assistant: Katie Allen

Rigging Crew: Hunter Frerichs

Stage Crew: Molly Burgmeier, Mikayla Carlton, Haley Howes

Set Construction Crew: Everyone is Welcome