The Lion in Winter – Iowa State University Theatre Production

by James Goldman

throne and three crowns


“A work of intelligence, astringent wit, and much theatrical skill.” King Henry and Eleanor of Aquitaine battle their three sons and each other for England’s throne and power.

April 19, 20, 21, and May 8 at 8 p.m.; May 5 at 2 p.m. – Fisher Theater, Ames

The Cast

Alais – Leisa Gunderson
Eleanor – Jane Cox
Geoffrey – Chris Libby
Henry II – David Hirvela
John – Sean Canuso
Phillip – Garry Geiken
Richard Lionheart – Brooks Chelesvig

Production Team

Assistant Director – Anne Barr
Costume Designer – Maria Wortham
Director – Patrick Gouran
Lighting Designer – George Dowker
Production Assistant – Cathy Grooms
Scenic Design – Fritz Szabo
Stage Manager – Elizabeth Brockman

Read about it in the Ames Tribune.