Liane NicholsArtistic Coordinator, Director
Liane was on the original board of directors for the Cedar Falls Community Theatre (CFCT) in 1978. Liane is the Artistic Coordinator for the CFCT and coordinates the selection of plays produced by the theatre. She earned her BA and MA from the University of Northern Iowa and is retired from the Cedar Falls Community Schools where she taught English and Speech, and worked with students in drama. Liane has been the costumer or costume designer on many plays and has worked with multiple directors. She has written and directed many CFCT Summer Sampler shows, including Buttons, Bows & Broadway and Oscar Musical Mix. Liane has directed many of the hit musicals and holiday plays over the years for CFCT that have included: The Pirates of Penzance, Guys and Dolls, Forever Plaid, The Wizard of Oz, Cheaper By the Dozen, The Homecoming, Man of La Mancha, I Do! I Do!, Singin’ in the Rain, Inspecting Carol, Plaid Tidings, Kiss Me Kate, Nuncrackers, The Music Man, Uh Oh – Here Comes Christmas, Cotton Patch Gospel, Another Night Before Christmas, White Christmas, Oklahoma!, The Sound of Music, The Taffetas, Mary Poppins and many other plays.