The Matchmaker 2001 – Iowa State University Theatre

by Thornton Wilder


The epic story of Dolly Levi and her attempt to catch the heart of the grouch, Horace Vandergelder. Who has fallen for the city-girl, Irene Maloy, who has just, in a moment, fallen in love with Cornellious Hackle who . . . .

February 22 and 23 and March 1 and 2 at 7:30 p.m. and February 24 and March 3 at 2:00 p.m.

Fisher Theater – Ames

The Cast

A Cabman – Craig Poppe
Ambrose Kemper – Jordan Whalen
August – Clayton Johnson
Barnaby Tucker – William Rock
Cook – Varanda Dubois
Cornelius Hackl – Ryan Walrod
Dolly Levi – Amanda Lloyd
Ermengarde – Melanie Allgood
Gertrude – Amanda Green
Horace Vandergelder – Zachariah Barclay
Joe Scanlon – Sean Dolan
Malachi Stack – David Govek
Minnie Fay – Jyl Nordby
Miss Flora Van Huysen – Linda Pisano
Mrs. Malloy – Jennifer Phillips
Rudolf – Ryan Van Every

Production Team

Assistant Stage Manager – Erica Griese
Costume Designer – Linda Pisano
Director – Jane Cox
Lighting Designer – Chris Hennes
Scenic Designer – Brian Swanson
Stage Manager – Marcia Schultz

Production photos by Patrick Gouran