Iowa River Players will present "Lily, The Felon's Daughter," an old-fashioned “melodrama,” at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 10-11, and 2:30 p.m. Nov. 12, at the theater in Rowan. All ages can enjoy the silly villains and the even sillier heroes. Advance tickets are at

The cast includes Sheila Ruka, Steve Froehlich, Karen Smith, David Dean, Paul Bamford, Elizabeth Korth, Emily Simonson, and newcomers, Alex Williams, Garret Watson, Susan Williams, Bridget Shileney and Monte Leishenring. 

The late Dr. Albert Kollasch played “The Felon” 18 years ago when this county-wide theater started at Rowan's old school gym. Others remembered in the IRP “Honor Roll” are Steven R. Schnell, Jimmie Johnson, Gordon Sandman, Ardeth Laake, Leland Jenison, Lynne Aldrich, Larry Aldrich, Ted Weld Wesenberg and Brooks Chelsevig.