the serpent under't. By Emmy Lane Palmersheim. Grey photo of Theatre Building.
Cast of the serpent under't
Margaret Schafer headshot


Margaret Schafer is a second-year double major in theatre arts, on the musical theatre and dramaturgy tracks, and political science. She was seen most recently on the UI stage as Patti in the 2020 Ten-Minute Play Festival's Encounters in the Moment. Other past roles include Ensemble/Mrs. Gascoyne (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time) and Cousin Tilly (It's A Wonderful Life).

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Sasha Tyler is a junior studying theatre arts on the musical theatre track. She is happy to be creating theatre in any way possible. She is an Iowa City native and has been in numerous shows around the community with City Circle, Iowa City Community Theatre, Nolte Productions, University of Iowa, and Old Creamery. Big thanks to Emmy, Albert, and the rest of the cast!

Kelli Tosic-Keto headshot

Athena/Keto | KELLI TOSIC

Kelli Tosic is a first year theatre arts major and Spanish minor at the University of Iowa. She is a runner on the university’s cross-country and track teams, and has previously performed in Jarek Pastor’s A Plant at the University of Iowa. Kelli is very grateful for the opportunity to work with such an amazing cast, director, and playwright in this production.

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Poseidon/Perseus | BROCKLUND LARSON

Brocklund Larson is excited to perform once again as Poseidon/Perseus and to be a part of such a wonderful and amazing cast. He is a playwright and writer graduating from the University of Iowa in the spring of 2021. He has had the pleasure to perform in previous roles as Eddie in DMACC and Grandview University's production of Ghost Bike, as well as Richard in DMACC's production of Fuddy Meers.

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Alexis Vaselopulos is a senior studying theatre arts and psychology at Iowa and is pumped for this show!! This will be one of Alexis' final performances and she is very thankful to Emmy and Albert for the opportunity to work on this show with them, the cast for being awesome, her professors for their wisdom, and her friends and family for their love and support. Enjoy!