The Good Person of Setzuan – Iowa State University Theatre Production

by Bertolt Brecht

good person


Bertolt Brecht’s modern morality play about a woman and three benevolent gods.

November 29, 30, and December 1, 6, 7, and 8 at 8 p.m. and December 2 and 9 at 3 p.m. – Memorial Union Maintenance Shop, Ames

The Cast

Shen Teh, Shui Ta – Mary Gruber
Nephew, Young Gentleman, Boy – Shannon Reilly
First God, Husband – Raymond A. Jensen
Wang Unemployedman/Agent – Harold L.F. Mullen
Carpenter, Mr. Shu Fu, Man after Prostitute – Kerry Reinking
Second God, Wife, Old Prostitute – Barb Rossmeisl
Sun, Limping Man/Brother – Dean R. Schmitt
Michael Stone – Third God, Policeman, Streetperson, Grandpa
Nice/Young Prostitute, Sister-in-Law, Mrs. Mi Tzu, Banner Runner – Deb Swinford
Musician – Jean Foss

Production Team

Director – Craig Hamilton
Stage Manager – Mark Leslie
Scenic Designer – Wayne A. Mikos
Lighting Designer – John Sofranko
Costume Designer – Jane Cox

Read the Ames Trib review of 12/1/1984 and article of 11/28/1984.