‘2020 Bingo’ involves DMACC student writers, actors

DMACC Ankeny Campus students Kaylynn Bousmann of Perry, right, and Adam Horton of Ankeny perform in the DMACC Ankeny Theatre production of "2020 BINGO.” Photo courtesy Krister Strandskov

DMACC Ankeny student actors, from left, Faruk Garibovic, Adam Horton, Kaylynn Bousmann, Jessica Katzung and JaKharri McKinney perform in “2020 Bingo.”  Photo courtesy Krister Strandskov

Kaylynn Bousmann of Perry is one of half-a-dozen students who first wrote and now are performing in the DMACC Ankeny Theatre production of “2020 BINGO.”

The play was co-written by Bousmann and fellow DMACC Ankeny student actors Adam Horton of Ankeny, Jessica Katzung of Des Moines, JaKharri McKinney formerly of Fairbanks, Alaska, and now living in Ankeny, Faruk Garibovic of Des Moines and Lo Stone of Des Moines, along with Jodi Jinks, Krister Strandskov and Rachel Trimble. Jinks is also the faculty director.

Nineteen free performances were planned, but COVID-19 safety precautions are in place, which limit each show to a maximum of five audience members, with the audience and cast members wearing masks at all times.

The 10 remaining show dates and times are:

  • Thur., March 4 at 7 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
  • Fri., March 5 at 7 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
  • Sat. March 6 at 12:30 p.m., 2 p.m., 7 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
  • Sun., March 7 at 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m.

For reservations to the free show, email theatre@dmacc.edu.  For more information about the show and cast, visit the DMACC Ankeny Theater website.


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