Director Deena Selenow discusses IAMA's world premiere of Mama Metal.
Playwright Sigrid Gilmers talks Mama Metal, Heavy Metal, and IAMA.
IAMA Theatre Company presents
by Sigrid Gilmer
directed by Deena Selenow
Atwater Village Theatre
May 23 - June 23, 2019
Previews May 17 - 19, 2019
Stage Raw: "..a brilliantly tactile production."
KCRW: "Drop what you’re doing and book tickets."
Theatre Notes: "Mama Metal is unique and original and can’t be compared to anything else."
Stage Scene LA: "WOW!.. Director Deena Selenow deserves major snaps for her highly inventive, high-energy staging.."
Colorado Boulevard: "[A] visual and auditory emotional joy ride.. I am wanting to see it again as I write this."
featuring Cesar Cipriano, Chris Gardner, Courtney Sauls, Lee Sherman, Graham Sibley, Christian Telesmar, Rodney To, Jamie Wollrab
Scenic Design | James Maloof
Costume Design | Halei Parker
Lighting Design | R.S. Buck
Sound Design | Jeff Gardner
Props Design | Shen Heckel
Sterling Milburn’s mother is dying and Sterling is falling apart. She attempts to keep it together by rewriting the past with the help of two titans of the American theater and the world’s greatest heavy metal band — but Sterling’s mother refuses to follow the script. A love letter to those who shape our lives, hold us together and break our hearts