About River Epperson

River Epperson is a junior majoring in Theatre & Drama with a minor in Film Production from Haubstadt, Indiana. He serves as the Director of Development & Intimacy for University Players and writes for the IUSTV show Not Too Late. For IU Theatre: Sueño (Assistant Director). For University Players: Footloose (Assistant Director/Dramaturg), Ordinary Days (Intimacy Coordinator), Camp [Redacted] (Director). For IU Independent Projects: The Mystery Plays (Joe Manning, Others), And Tell Sad Stories of The Deaths of Queens… (Jerry Johnson). Professionally, he hopes to combine his many different storytelling experiences to examine what it means when we create theatre in a contemporary setting. He also has a passion for developing new works and hopes to do that professionally, as he has written numerous plays and is directing University Players' new work workshop this season.

Recent Credits


IU Theatre — Assistant Director