Riverside Theatre brings witty, gritty play, ‘Good People’ to Iowa City

IOWA CITY – This winter, Riverside Theatre brings to life the award-winning play “Good People” by David Lindsay-Abaire.

Set in South Boston, the play follows the struggles of sharp-tongued character Margie Walsh. After losing her dollar store job, she looks for work in the most unlikely place, her scrappy high school boyfriend turned doctor. Her colorful best friends and regular bingo night keep her spirits up through her search. Directed by Ron Clark.

Tickets are Adults, $25-30; Youth/Student Rush, $15. Riverside Theatre is located at 213 N. Gilbert Street, Iowa City. Shows run ThursdaySunday, Jan. 24 to Feb. 16. More information at riversidetheatre.org or 319-338-7672.