Events tagged as "Hancher":

Creative Matters lecture: Camille Brown

@ Hancher Auditorium

Camille Brown, a 2016 Guggenheim Fellow, creates choreography that utilizes musical composition as storytelling in order to investigate the silent space within the measure. Continue reading

Camille A. Brown & Dancers, "ink"

@ Hancher Auditorium

“The heart of the work is about seeing the dancers,” says Camille A.Brown.“They are people. Continue reading

Billy Childs Quartet

@ Hancher Auditorium

Pianist and composer Billy Childs joined the Ying Quartet for a classical concert last season at Hancher. Continue reading


@ Old Capitol Museum

Join trumpeter, santur player, vocalist, and composer, Amir ElSaffar, for an interactive, family-friendly music workshop. Continue reading

Unraveling & Mending: Art as Political W...

@ Iowa City Public Library

Amir ElSaffar (jazz musician and Hancher guest artist) and Lisa Schlesinger (UI Theatre Department, CLAS) will share their journeys as artist-activists whose work interprets strife and crisis for audiences that... Continue reading

Orchard Green Restaurant and Lounge: Han...

@ Hancher Auditorium

Orchard Green Restaurant and Lounge features gourmet classics and innovative American-Mediterranean cuisine artistically prepared with fresh, seasonal ingredients. Continue reading

Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan, "For...

@ Hancher Auditorium

Lin Hwai-min is the founder and artistic director of Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan. Continue reading

Motown: The Musical

@ Hancher Auditorium

The performance on Sunday, March 4, at 1:00 pm will feature an American Sign Language interpreter. Continue reading

Elias String Quartet

@ Hancher Auditorium

A collaboration with the UI String Quartet Residency Program. Continue reading

"My Lai" - Kronos Quartet, Rinde Eckert,...

@ Hancher Auditorium

Jonathan Berger, composer
Harriet Scott Chessman, librettist
Brian H.Scott, lighting designer. Continue reading

Brian Stokes Mitchell with the Universit...

@ Hancher Auditorium

“The last leading man” comes to Hancher Auditorium to perform with University of Iowa student musicians under the baton of Dr.William LaRue Jones. Continue reading

Bassem Youssef - Mission Creek Festival

@ Hancher Auditorium

From 2011 to 2014, Bassem Youssef hosted the satirical news program Al-Bernameg (The Show) in Egypt, earning a reputation as that country’s Jon Stewart. Continue reading

Kinky Boots

@ Hancher Auditorium

The performance on Sunday, April 15, at 1:00 pm will feature an American Sign Language interpreter. Continue reading

Circa, "Carnival of the Animals"

@ Hancher Auditorium

Carnival of the Animals, inspired by composer Camille Saint-Saëns’s suite of the same name, is a delightful frolic through the animal kingdom. Continue reading

Circa, "Opus"

@ Hancher Auditorium

Opus, which is underpinned by the music of composer Dmitri Shostakovich, features fourteen acrobats creating powerful and nuanced geometries with their bodies. Continue reading

Taylor Mac, "A 24-Decade History of Popu...

@ Hancher Auditorium

Hancher was a proud commissioner and presenter of Taylor Mac’s 1846–1856 Whitman vs. Continue reading

Trumpet Blossom Cafe: Hancher Culinary A...

@ Hancher Auditorium

Trumpet Blossom Cafe creates plant-based comfort food that reflects the season, respects the land, and is truly sustainable using organic ingredients and making dishes from scratch. Continue reading

Chicago Symphony Orchestra

@ Hancher Auditorium

Riccardo Muti, Zell Music Director
Semyon Bychkov, conductor
Katia & Marielle Labèque, piano. Continue reading

Student life at iowa

Reese Vedder networks socially and academically through Hawkeye Marching Band

January 1, 2018

Reese Vedder is a junior studying Marketing and Mass Communications, and a trombone player with the Hawkeye Marching Band. The Iowa Challenge asks students to engage: get involved and be a leader.How do you Engage at Iowa?I play trombone and I am a squad leader for the Hawkeye Marching Band. Continue Reading

Finals are Coming: 10 reasons to get jazzed about finals week

December 12, 2017

Oh, finals week, we've missed you so much! We know you might be stressing right now, but have no fear, all the finals week events at the IMU will take you from this: to this: 1. Continue Reading

Emmalyn Brown Inspires Others to Combat Violence with RVAP

November 11, 2017

Emmalyn Brown is a junior studying Social Justice & Human Rights, and is a student volunteer with Rape Victim Advocacy Program (RVAP). The Iowa Challenge asks students to serve: contribute to the community and lead by example. How do you Serve at Iowa?I began volunteering at RVAP in February. Continue Reading

Matt Bobber found his place on the UI Water Polo Club

November 11, 2017

Matt Bobber is a nursing major at the UI, also involved in the UI Water Polo Club through Recreational Services. The Iowa Challenge asks students to choose: make good, healthy choices that support overall health and success. Matt told us about how water polo fits into his life. Continue Reading

Dylan Goncalves Aids NABJ in Representing All Communities on Campus

November 11, 2017

The IOWA Challenge expresses important principles that help students succeed in the classroom and beyond. Five expectations: Excel, Stretch, Engage, Choose, and Serve make up the Challenge. The Iowa Challenge series highlights students that exemplify these five values in their daily lives at the University of Iowa.How do you Stretch... Continue Reading