The Switch

May 4, 2021

05:30 PM

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Iowa New Play Festival 2021
Reading Series

The Switch
By Charlie O'Leary
Directed by Ivey Lowe

"Renowned psychotherapist Dr. Tess Coleman is coming soon to a podcast feed near you! Phone in to 515-978-1695 and she might just answer your call on the show!" In The Switch, a gay playwright adapts the 2003 Jamie Lee Curtis star vehicle Freaky Friday into a solo show podcast.

The Switch contains graphic descriptions of sexual violence.

Watch the Performance Online

The virtual performance of this work will take place on Tuesday, May 4 at 5:30 p.m. CST.

A link to view the performance will be made available on the Department of Theatre Arts website on the performance date.

Iowa New Play Festival

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This event is free and will be presented online.

All performance dates are subject to change. Please visit the Department of Theatre Arts website for the most up-to-date information.

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