July 1, 2015

Game Show

Game Show

Director: Troy Rutter
Producer(s): Geri Derner, Belinda Merritt
Written By: Lew Riley

This comedy goes behind the scenes and in front of the cameras of a popular game show. The story follows five fascinating contestants from the time they meet backstage until one of them wins the grand prize. The audience will learn the answers to some intriguing questions during this warm and witty look at an American institution, the TV game show.

Auditions: February 15-16, 2010

Evening Performances: April 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24 at 7:30 PM
Matinee Performances: April 11, 18, 25 at 2:00 PM

Show Tickets: $15/each. Available at Gallery 319.

Gallery 319
310 Main Street
(515) 232-2354


  • Jay Davis … Bill
  • Amanda Green … Kathy
  • Jane Johnson … Dolly
  • Melissa Krepfle … Heidi
  • Jennifer Nieland … Nedra
  • Brian Parrish … Brad
  • Cheryl Rogers … Ethel
  • Ben Smith … Larry
  • Dean Stevens … William
  • Josh Van Waes … Steve



Join us after the show on Sunday, April 11th and Sunday, April 19th as we talk to people from Ames and Des Moines about their experiences appearing on Game Shows!

April 11

  • Kirk Daddow: Jeopardy Contestant
  • Tana Goertz, runner up from The Apprentice: Season 3
  • Dorish Nash: Jeopardy Contestant
  • The Round Guy – KGGO personality and contestant on The Biggest Loser
  • Twilia Tanner, runner up from Survivor: Vanuatu


During intermission and after the show, Tana will be signing copies of her book, “I’m Bigger Than This.” Bring some extra cash and get an autograph and memento of meeting all these great contestants!

April 19

  • Rory Freeman, Survivor: Vanuatu
  • Troy Rutter, Pictionary
  • Lanette Woodard, The Price is Right