Meet the Cast of The arrogance of it
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Rachel Wade is a fourth-year theatre arts major with focuses in acting, directing, and playwriting. Her past roles include Keller in Colic by SP O’Brien, Jaycee in Rebecca Gilman’s Twilight Bowl, and an ensemble member in the 2020 Summer Partnership in the Arts. She also directed workshop productions of her plays Taurus Sun/Aries Moon and Losing Faith this past year.  She is very grateful to be part of this team, having one last opportunity to collaborate before she graduates. 

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Meredith Alexander directed and taught acting in the Department of Theatre Arts at the University of Iowa where she was also an affiliate faculty in the Department of Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies. While pursuing her MFA at the University of California San Diego, she performed with the Old Globe Theatre Company. She taught at UCSD and San Diego State University before joining the faculty at the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she headed both undergraduate and graduate acting programs.

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Art Borreca. (Dramaturg, The Job; Father, the arrogance of it). MFA, DFA, Yale Drama School. Co-Head, Iowa Playwrights Workshop; Artistic Director, Iowa New Play Festival. Dramaturg for Yale Rep, Oxford Stage, theatre project tokyo, other theatres. Published articles in Norton Anthology of Drama, other books. Acting includes Seven Woolly Mammoths Wander New England (Mainstage, 2017). Thanks go to his family for allowing extra indulgence of his theatrical habits this semester.