Bye Bye Birdie Director Announcement

Urbandale Community Theatre is excited to announce we have chosen a Director for our summer 2022 production of Bye Bye Birdie!

After careful consideration of the many talented applicants we are pleased to announce Barb Wagner was selected for the role of Director. Barb has years of theatrical experience in the Des Moines community both onstage and off and we are thrilled to welcome her to UCT. Fun Fact: The first musical she was ever cast in was Bye Bye Birdie so she is beyond thrilled to refresh her love for this show.

We want to give a special shout out to all the talented director applicants. You made the decision extremely difficult and we are so very impressed with the local talent in our community.

There are still a ton of ways to be involved as a member of the production team. The following positions are still open:

*Music Director
*Technical Director
*Assistant Director
*Stage Manager
*Assistant Stage Manager
*Sound Designer
*Lighting Designer
*Set Designer

Applications for these positions are due by JANUARY 15, 2022. Apply by following this link:

Reach out with any questions by messaging us on Facebook or emailing us at

The entire UCT board wishes you a Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays, and a Happy New Year!

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