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The Church Basement Ladies in: A Mighty Fortress is Our Basement

Dates: Thursday, October 09 - Sunday, November 09

Location: The Old Creamery Theatre Company
Address: 39 - 38th Avenue

The Church Basement Ladies In: A Mighty Fortress is Our Basement Oct. 9 – Nov. 9, 2014 Inspired by the books of Janet Letnes Martin and Suzann Nelson, including the best seller “Growing Up Luther- an.” Written by Greta Grosch. Music and lyrics by Drew Jansen. Those lovable Church Basement Ladies are back in this all-new musical! Join the fun as they run a food booth at the county fair, teach one of their own how to drive and help their very nervous Pastor make it to the alter on time for his wedding! Whether you’ve seen them before or are brand new to the basement kitchen, you’ll have fun watching the ladies dish it out! Rated Theatre G. MAIN STAGE SHOWTIMES Wednesday at 2:00 pm Thursday at 2:00 pm Friday at 7:30 pm Saturday at 7:30 pm Sunday at 2:00 pm Call the box office at 319-622- 6262 or visit our website at www.oldcreamery.com for more information

Morning's At Seven

Date: Saturday, October 25
Time: 2:30 pm

Location: Iowa Theatre Artists Company
Address: 4709 220th Trail

A sweetly funny portrait of the four aging Gibb sisters, long-time neighbors, who find their lives turned upside down when an oddball nephew finally brings home his fiancée of twelve years to meet his parents. Family secrets and long simmering jealousies come to light but ultimately give way to the true ties that bind a family together. An American classic written by Paul Osborn.

Morning's At Seven

Date: Saturday, October 25
Time: 7:30 pm

Location: Iowa Theatre Artists Company
Address: 4709 220th Trail

A sweetly funny portrait of the four aging Gibb sisters, long-time neighbors, who find their lives turned upside down when an oddball nephew finally brings home his fiancée of twelve years to meet his parents. Family secrets and long simmering jealousies come to light but ultimately give way to the true ties that bind a family together. An American classic written by Paul Osborn.

Morning's At Seven

Date: Sunday, October 26
Time: 2:30 pm

Location: Iowa Theatre Artists Company
Address: 4709 220th Trail

A sweetly funny portrait of the four aging Gibb sisters, long-time neighbors, who find their lives turned upside down when an oddball nephew finally brings home his fiancée of twelve years to meet his parents. Family secrets and long simmering jealousies come to light but ultimately give way to the true ties that bind a family together. An American classic written by Paul Osborn.

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

Dates: Thursday, October 30 - Sunday, November 16

Location: The Old Creamery Theatre Company
Address: 39 - 38th Avenue

By Christopher Durang ON THE STUDIO STAGE Winner of the 2013 Tony for Best Play, the master of contemporary absurd comedy tells the tale of comically dys- functional siblings who wait....and wait, for something exciting to happen. Enter their movie star sister and her much younger boy toy, ready for a costume party that could change their lives forever. STUDIO STAGE SHOWTIMES Thursday at 2:00 pm Friday at 7:30 pm Saturday at 7:30 pm Sunday at 2:00 pm Call the box office at 319-622- 6262 or visit our website at www.oldcreamery.com for more information

Morning's At Seven

Date: Friday, October 31
Time: 7:30 pm

Location: Iowa Theatre Artists Company
Address: 4709 220th Trail

A sweetly funny portrait of the four aging Gibb sisters, long-time neighbors, who find their lives turned upside down when an oddball nephew finally brings home his fiancée of twelve years to meet his parents. Family secrets and long simmering jealousies come to light but ultimately give way to the true ties that bind a family together. An American classic written by Paul Osborn.

Morning's At Seven

Date: Saturday, November 01
Time: 2:30 pm

Location: Iowa Theatre Artists Company
Address: 4709 220th Trail

A sweetly funny portrait of the four aging Gibb sisters, long-time neighbors, who find their lives turned upside down when an oddball nephew finally brings home his fiancée of twelve years to meet his parents. Family secrets and long simmering jealousies come to light but ultimately give way to the true ties that bind a family together. An American classic written by Paul Osborn.

Morning's At Seven

Date: Saturday, November 01
Time: 7:30 pm

Location: Iowa Theatre Artists Company
Address: 4709 220th Trail

A sweetly funny portrait of the four aging Gibb sisters, long-time neighbors, who find their lives turned upside down when an oddball nephew finally brings home his fiancée of twelve years to meet his parents. Family secrets and long simmering jealousies come to light but ultimately give way to the true ties that bind a family together. An American classic written by Paul Osborn.

Morning's At Seven

Date: Sunday, November 02
Time: 2:30 pm

Location: Iowa Theatre Artists Company
Address: 4709 220th Trail

A sweetly funny portrait of the four aging Gibb sisters, long-time neighbors, who find their lives turned upside down when an oddball nephew finally brings home his fiancée of twelve years to meet his parents. Family secrets and long simmering jealousies come to light but ultimately give way to the true ties that bind a family together. An American classic written by Paul Osborn.

Morning's At Seven

Date: Friday, November 07
Time: 7:30 pm

Location: Iowa Theatre Artists Company
Address: 4709 220th Trail

A sweetly funny portrait of the four aging Gibb sisters, long-time neighbors, who find their lives turned upside down when an oddball nephew finally brings home his fiancée of twelve years to meet his parents. Family secrets and long simmering jealousies come to light but ultimately give way to the true ties that bind a family together. An American classic written by Paul Osborn.

Morning's At Seven

Date: Saturday, November 08
Time: 2:30 pm

Location: Iowa Theatre Artists Company
Address: 4709 220th Trail

A sweetly funny portrait of the four aging Gibb sisters, long-time neighbors, who find their lives turned upside down when an oddball nephew finally brings home his fiancée of twelve years to meet his parents. Family secrets and long simmering jealousies come to light but ultimately give way to the true ties that bind a family together. An American classic written by Paul Osborn.

Morning's At Seven

Date: Saturday, November 08
Time: 7:30 pm

Location: Iowa Theatre Artists Company
Address: 4709 220th Trail

A sweetly funny portrait of the four aging Gibb sisters, long-time neighbors, who find their lives turned upside down when an oddball nephew finally brings home his fiancée of twelve years to meet his parents. Family secrets and long simmering jealousies come to light but ultimately give way to the true ties that bind a family together. An American classic written by Paul Osborn.

Morning's At Seven

Date: Sunday, November 09
Time: 2:30 pm

Location: Iowa Theatre Artists Company
Address: 4709 220th Trail

A sweetly funny portrait of the four aging Gibb sisters, long-time neighbors, who find their lives turned upside down when an oddball nephew finally brings home his fiancée of twelve years to meet his parents. Family secrets and long simmering jealousies come to light but ultimately give way to the true ties that bind a family together. An American classic written by Paul Osborn.

An Evening with Dean Martin & Friends

Date: Saturday, November 15
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Location: The Old Creamery Theatre Company
Address: 39 - 38th Avenue

November 15, 2014 at 2 pm on our Main Stage. Tickets: $25 for adults and $15 for students Las Vegas impressionist Tom Stevens is considered by most to be the best tribute to Dean Martin in the business. Since his 1st appearance at the annual Dean Martin Festival in 1998 held in Steubenville Ohio, Dean's home town, Tom has earned his title as "Best Dean Martin Tribute Artist." Even Dean's daughter, Deana said, "I've never seen anyone look and sound more like my Daddy!" As part of Tom's 70 minute tribute to Dean, the show includes impressions of other well known celebrities, like Robert DeNiro, Christopher Walken, Bil Cosby, Jerry Lewis, Tony Bennett, Steve Martin and others. Tom's been headlining in Las Vegas for over 20 years and he's now coming to the Old Creamery Theatre for an evening of F-U-N!

Ben Ulin - The Magician!

Date: Sunday, November 16
Time: 2:00 pm

Location: The Old Creamery Theatre Company
Address: 39 - 38th Avenue

Magician and comedian Ben Ulin is heading to the Old Creamery Theatre for one show only on Sunday, November 16 at 2:00 pm. Ben Ulin has worked at Disney, Holland America, and Norwegian Cruise Lines and he has spent 20 years headlining comedy clubs throughout the country. He has been described as “astounding, hilarious, and totally amazing!” The show is family friendly and everyone will be dazzled by magic at the show! If you and your family are looking to be fascinated by the art of illusion look no further than the Old Creamery Theatre! Tickets are $15 per person. Reservations are recommended. Call the box office for tickets and information 319-622-6262 or visit us online at www.oldcreamery.com.

A 1940s Radio Christmas Carol

Dates: Thursday, November 20 - Sunday, December 14

Location: The Old Creamery Theatre Company
Address: 39 - 38th Avenue

1940s Radio Christmas Carol Nov. 20 - Dec. 14, 2014. It’s Christmas Eve in 1943 and listeners to WOV Radio out of Newark, New Jersey settle in for a one-of-a-kind telling of the classic Dicken’s story A Christmas Carol. Come see what happens behind the scenes as the Feddington Players try to save the show from one disaster after another in this delightful holiday comedy filled with the music and the spirit of Christmas. Rated Theatre G. MAIN STAGE SHOWTIMES Wednesday at 2:00 pm Thursday at 2:00 pm Friday at 7:30 pm Saturday at 7:30 pm Sunday at 2:00 pm Call the box office at 319-622- 6262 or visit our web site at www.oldcreamery.com for more information

Assorted Nuts!

Date: Friday, November 21
Time: 7:30 pm

Location: Iowa Theatre Artists Company
Address: 4709 220th Trail

Mix together a large helping of music with more than a splash of comedy and you have a recipe for a delightfully nutty concoction that is perfect for groups and holiday get-togethers. Internationally famous singer/musician, Kerry Christensen joins up with local comic favorites, Meg Merckens and Deborah Kennedy for this Must-See Event! (Sat, Dec. 6 – Celtic Christmas will be on stage ~ see Musical Events.)

Assorted Nuts!

Date: Saturday, November 22
Time: 2:30 pm

Location: Iowa Theatre Artists Company
Address: 4709 220th Trail

Mix together a large helping of music with more than a splash of comedy and you have a recipe for a delightfully nutty concoction that is perfect for groups and holiday get-togethers. Internationally famous singer/musician, Kerry Christensen joins up with local comic favorites, Meg Merckens and Deborah Kennedy for this Must-See Event! (Sat, Dec. 6 – Celtic Christmas will be on stage ~ see Musical Events.)

Assorted Nuts!

Date: Saturday, November 22
Time: 7:30 pm

Location: Iowa Theatre Artists Company
Address: 4709 220th Trail

Mix together a large helping of music with more than a splash of comedy and you have a recipe for a delightfully nutty concoction that is perfect for groups and holiday get-togethers. Internationally famous singer/musician, Kerry Christensen joins up with local comic favorites, Meg Merckens and Deborah Kennedy for this Must-See Event! (Sat, Dec. 6 – Celtic Christmas will be on stage ~ see Musical Events.)

Assorted Nuts!

Date: Sunday, November 23
Time: 2:30 pm

Location: Iowa Theatre Artists Company
Address: 4709 220th Trail

Mix together a large helping of music with more than a splash of comedy and you have a recipe for a delightfully nutty concoction that is perfect for groups and holiday get-togethers. Internationally famous singer/musician, Kerry Christensen joins up with local comic favorites, Meg Merckens and Deborah Kennedy for this Must-See Event! (Sat, Dec. 6 – Celtic Christmas will be on stage ~ see Musical Events.)

Tannenbaum Forest in Amana

Dates: Friday, November 28 - Sunday, December 21

Location: Amana Colonies

Address: Festhalle Barn

Our opening weekend features a timeless escape during the holiday season. Candle-lit streets, Tannenbaun Forest, Santa, and shopping. For more information go to: http://www.festivalsinamana.com

Assorted Nuts!

Date: Friday, November 28
Time: 7:30 pm

Location: Iowa Theatre Artists Company
Address: 4709 220th Trail

Mix together a large helping of music with more than a splash of comedy and you have a recipe for a delightfully nutty concoction that is perfect for groups and holiday get-togethers. Internationally famous singer/musician, Kerry Christensen joins up with local comic favorites, Meg Merckens and Deborah Kennedy for this Must-See Event! (Sat, Dec. 6 – Celtic Christmas will be on stage ~ see Musical Events.)

Junie B. Jones in Jingle Bells Batman Smells

Date: Saturday, November 29
Time: 10:00 am

Location: The Old Creamery Theatre Company
Address: 39 - 38th Avenue

It’s time for the holiday party and Secret Santa gift exchange in Junie B. Jones’ first grade classroom. But Junie can’t seem to find the spirit of giving anywhere. Find out what happens in this holiday treat for the entire family! Rated Theatre G. TICKETS: $9.

Junie B. Jones in Jingle Bells Batman Smells

Date: Saturday, November 29
Time: 1:00 pm

Location: The Old Creamery Theatre Company
Address: 39 - 38th Avenue

It’s time for the holiday party and Secret Santa gift exchange in Junie B. Jones’ first grade classroom. But Junie can’t seem to find the spirit of giving anywhere. Find out what happens in this holiday treat for the entire family! Rated Theatre G. TICKETS: $9.

Assorted Nuts!

Date: Saturday, November 29
Time: 2:30 pm

Location: Iowa Theatre Artists Company
Address: 4709 220th Trail

Mix together a large helping of music with more than a splash of comedy and you have a recipe for a delightfully nutty concoction that is perfect for groups and holiday get-togethers. Internationally famous singer/musician, Kerry Christensen joins up with local comic favorites, Meg Merckens and Deborah Kennedy for this Must-See Event! (Sat, Dec. 6 – Celtic Christmas will be on stage ~ see Musical Events.)

Assorted Nuts!

Date: Saturday, November 29
Time: 7:30 pm

Location: Iowa Theatre Artists Company
Address: 4709 220th Trail

Mix together a large helping of music with more than a splash of comedy and you have a recipe for a delightfully nutty concoction that is perfect for groups and holiday get-togethers. Internationally famous singer/musician, Kerry Christensen joins up with local comic favorites, Meg Merckens and Deborah Kennedy for this Must-See Event! (Sat, Dec. 6 – Celtic Christmas will be on stage ~ see Musical Events.)

Assorted Nuts!

Date: Sunday, November 30
Time: 2:30 pm

Location: Iowa Theatre Artists Company
Address: 4709 220th Trail

Mix together a large helping of music with more than a splash of comedy and you have a recipe for a delightfully nutty concoction that is perfect for groups and holiday get-togethers. Internationally famous singer/musician, Kerry Christensen joins up with local comic favorites, Meg Merckens and Deborah Kennedy for this Must-See Event! (Sat, Dec. 6 – Celtic Christmas will be on stage ~ see Musical Events.)

Prelude to Christmas Weekend

Dates: Friday, December 05 - Sunday, December 07

Location: Amana Colonies

"Es weihnachtet sehr" comes to mind when it's beginning to look a lot like Christmas in the Amana Colonies. Fill the season this weekend with a visit to the Tannenbaum Forest, consume yourself in the cookie walk, holiday bazaar, business and village tours and a glimpse of Amana Christmas Past at the Amana Museum. Of course Santa will be around too! http://www.festivalsinamana.com

Assorted Nuts!

Date: Friday, December 05
Time: 7:30 pm

Location: Iowa Theatre Artists Company
Address: 4709 220th Trail

Mix together a large helping of music with more than a splash of comedy and you have a recipe for a delightfully nutty concoction that is perfect for groups and holiday get-togethers. Internationally famous singer/musician, Kerry Christensen joins up with local comic favorites, Meg Merckens and Deborah Kennedy for this Must-See Event! (Sat, Dec. 6 – Celtic Christmas will be on stage ~ see Musical Events.)

Junie B. Jones in Jingle Bells Batman Smells

Date: Saturday, December 06
Time: 10:00 am

Location: The Old Creamery Theatre Company
Address: 39 - 38th Avenue

It’s time for the holiday party and Secret Santa gift exchange in Junie B. Jones’ first grade classroom. But Junie can’t seem to find the spirit of giving anywhere. Find out what happens in this holiday treat for the entire family! Rated Theatre G. TICKETS: $9.

Assorted Nuts!

Date: Sunday, December 07
Time: 2:30 pm

Location: Iowa Theatre Artists Company
Address: 4709 220th Trail

Mix together a large helping of music with more than a splash of comedy and you have a recipe for a delightfully nutty concoction that is perfect for groups and holiday get-togethers. Internationally famous singer/musician, Kerry Christensen joins up with local comic favorites, Meg Merckens and Deborah Kennedy for this Must-See Event! (Sat, Dec. 6 – Celtic Christmas will be on stage ~ see Musical Events.)

Junie B. Jones in Jingle Bells Batman Smells

Date: Thursday, December 11
Time: 7:00 pm

Location: The Old Creamery Theatre Company
Address: 39 - 38th Avenue

It’s time for the holiday party and Secret Santa gift exchange in Junie B. Jones’ first grade classroom. But Junie can’t seem to find the spirit of giving anywhere. Find out what happens in this holiday treat for the entire family! Rated Theatre G. TICKETS: $9.

Junie B. Jones in Jingle Bells Batman Smells

Date: Saturday, December 13
Time: 10:00 am

Location: The Old Creamery Theatre Company
Address: 39 - 38th Avenue

It’s time for the holiday party and Secret Santa gift exchange in Junie B. Jones’ first grade classroom. But Junie can’t seem to find the spirit of giving anywhere. Find out what happens in this holiday treat for the entire family! Rated Theatre G. TICKETS: $9.