On the Open Road – Iowa State University Theatre

ISU Theatre’s student directed production

by Steve Tesich

On the Open Road Photo

The Second Stage (ISU Studio Theatre) slot has been chosen as On The Open Road by Steve Tesich. Tesich is the writer of Academy Award winning film Breaking Away, as well as The World According to Garp, American Flyers, and Eyewitness. On the Open Road first opened at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago in 1992 and was then produced a year later at the New York Shakespeare Festival.  ISU will be producing the play in April of 2001, one week following Stars Over Veishea.

April 26-29, 2001 – Fisher Theater, Ames

Production Team

Assistant Stage Manager – D’artagnan O’Conner-DeLosRios
Costume Designer – Michael Dahlstrom
Director – Sean Kehoe
Lighting Designer – Chris Hennes
Publicity – Danielle Strait
Scenic Designer – Matthew Kawa
Stage Manager – Marcia Schultz
Technical Director – Peter Jackel


Al – Kevin Geiken
Angel – Craig Wilkening
Guard – John Healey
Jesus – Langley Neely
Little Girl – Betty Gabriel
Monk – Aimee Schulz