The Unbroken Heart – Iowa State University Theatre Production

by Karim Alrawi and Debra Wicks

debra wicks in the unbroken heart


An original play with music based on the early performing years of renowned singer/actress Ethel Water.

August 28 and 29 at 8 p.m., August 30 at 2 p.m. – Fisher Theater, Ames

The Cast

Ethel Waters – Debra Lynne Wicks
Chauffer – Gregg Henry

Production Team

Costume Designer – Joe Kowalski
Guest Director – Karim Alrawi
Lighting and Scenic Designer – Fritz Szabo
Stage Manager – Art Blegen
Musician Accompaniment – Cynthia Marten
Technical Director – Jim Lile
Properties – Art Blegen
Costume Construction – Doris Nash
Run Crew – Dyanna Quillen, Gregory Brown, Scott Nath
Photography – Patrick Gouran
Program and Poster Design – Eric Meador
Publicist – Carole Horowitz
Publicity Assistant – Leslie Link
House Manager – Joe Libby
Box Office Managers – Douglas Olsan, Kenneth Uy

Read about it in the Des Moines Register, Ames Tribune, Iowa State Daily and Datebook Ames.

Debra Wicks as Ethel Water

Debra Wicks as Ethel Water

Photos by Patrick Gouran.