Iona Players

Iona PlayersThe Iona College Players is a student-directed theatre organization of Iona College. Much more than just a drama club, the Players provides vast opportunities for students to develop and cultivate a passion for the performing arts at Iona. Specifically committed to the arts of performance and entertainment, the Players serves as the only entirely student-run theatre group on Iona's campus. With this unique distinction, the organization is able to offer students opportunities to directly participate in various aspects of theatre production such as:
  • Acting
  • Directing
  • Writing
  • Musical Performance & Composition
  • Dance & Choreography
  • Stage Crew
  • Set Design & Construction
  • Lighting & Sound

Club meetings are scheduled periodically over the course of the semester to address new developments in Players events and productions, as well as general club membership and involvement. For information on upcoming meetings and events, contact President Mick Potthast at, or another member of the E-Board.Iona PlayersThe 2014-2015 Iona Players

Executive Board

The Fall 2014 Cast of Picasso at the Lapin Agile

Events and Activities

  • Fall Comedy (Student-Directed)
  • Spring Musical
  • Improv Comedy Group
  • Variety Show
  • Murder Mystery Dinner
  • 24-Hour Play
  • Players Tony Awards
  • Student-Written, Directed, and Produced Material
Iona PlayersThe Spring 2014 Cast of Into the Woods

Recent Production History

  • Urinetown (Spring 2015)
  • Picasso at the Lapin Agile (Fall 2014)
  • Into the Woods (Spring 2014)
  • Don’t Drink the Water (Fall 2013)
  • Curtains (Spring 2013)
  • The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) (Fall 2012)
  • The Drowsy Chaperone (Spring 2012)
  • The Matchmaker (Fall 2011)
  • The Wedding Singer (Spring 2011)
Iona PlayersThe 2013-2014 Improv Group

Awards and Recognition

The 2013 Gaels Activities Board Award for Excellence in Programming: Honoring the organization that has excelled through programming efforts, enhancing student life at Iona College.
Iona PlayersThe Fall 2013 Cast of Don't Drink the Water

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