Events categorized as "Arts/Entertainment":

FilmScene Presents: My Cousin Rachel

A dark and layered romance based on the classic novel by Daphne Du Maurier, MY COUSIN RACHEL -- adapted for the screen and directed by Roger Michell ("Notting Hill," "Hyde... Continue reading

FilmScene Presents: "Beatriz at Dinner"

@ FilmScene

"It’s quite something to watch, and watch it you should.Hayek gives a remarkable performance!" —Vanity Fair. Continue reading

Summer of the Arts: Friday Night Concert...

@ Pedestrian Mall, Downtown...

Enjoy free music in the Pedestrian Mall presented by Toyota of Iowa City.Schedule as follows:. Continue reading

MusicIC Program III: Transcendence

@ The Englert

MusicIC, a festival where music and literature come together, is returning to Iowa City this summer from June 21-June 24! Hosted by Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature and MusicIC,... Continue reading

Bomb-itty of Errors

Written by Jordan Allen-Dutton, Jason Catalano,
Gregory J.Qaiyum, Jeffrey Qaiyum, and Erik Weiner. Continue reading

Iowa Summer Writing Festival

Join participants from the University of Iowa’s Summer Writing Program as they share new works and works in progress.This event is free and open to the public. Continue reading

Iowa City Jazz Festival

Iowa City Jazz Festival is a family friendly event with great artists. Continue reading

Girls Rock! Iowa City 2017 Camp Showcase

Girls Rock campers learn to play an instrument, form a band, compose an original song, and play a live show. Continue reading

Ballroom & Latin Dancing

@ Old Brick

American Style Tango lesson by Christina Coveyou of Cannon Studios at 7:30pm.Social dancing to recorded music 8:30pm - 10:45pm. Continue reading

Ice Cream Social -North Market Square

Join the Iowa City Community Band for live music and ice cream treats The Community Band is excited to bring music to the neighborhoods this summer. Continue reading

FilmScene Presents: The Big Sick

Based on the real-life courtship between Kumail Nanjiani (star of HBO's "Silicon Valley" -- and an alum of Grinnell College!) and writer Emily V. Continue reading

Iowa Soul Festival

Iowa Soul Festival is a family friendly event with great artists. Continue reading

103rd Annual Meskwaki Powwow

The Office of the State Archaeologist will attend the 103rd Annual Meskwaki Powwow as an exhibitor, an OSA tradition for the past several years! Look for our education and... Continue reading

Rock the Chalk

MidWestOne Bank is pleased to announce our Second Annual Rock the Chalk Art Festival on Friday, August 11th from 5pm to 8:30pm. Continue reading

Flip FabriQue, "Catch Me!"

@ Hancher Auditorium

Your family will want to catch Flip FabriQue, a circus company committed to joy, playfulness, and friendship. Continue reading

Niyaz, "The Fourth Light Project"

@ Hancher Auditorium

Niyaz—known for its contemporary electroacoustic trance music that blends Sufi poetry with folk music from Iran and surrounding countries—embraces the collision of the old and new as a means to... Continue reading

Nicole Esposito: Flute and Friends

@ Voxman Music Building

Nicole Esposito, flute
Angela Jones-Reus, flute
Andrea "Fluterscooter" Fisher, flute
Seong-Sil Kim, piano. Continue reading

Northside Bistro: Hancher's Culinary Art...

@ Hancher Auditorium

Northside Bistro supports community and makes the best of what’s available locally, working toward offering 80% local products while committing 100% to Iowa farmers. Continue reading

La Santa Cecilia

@ Hancher Auditorium

La Santa Cecilia, named for the patron saint of musicians, was blessed with the Grammy for Best Latin Rock Album for Treinta Días in 2014. Continue reading

The Crucible

@ Theatre Building

Presented by the Department of Theatre Arts
Mainstage Series. Continue reading

G. Willow Wilson, "A Superhero for Gener...

@ Hancher Auditorium

G.Willow Wilson is a superhero who employs her literary powers to address pressing issues including religious intolerance and gender politics. Continue reading

The King and I

@ Hancher Auditorium

Services for People with Disabilities.Please contact Hancher's accessibility services at 319-335-1158. Continue reading

New York City Ballet MOVES

@ Hancher Auditorium

Established in 1948 by choreographer George Balanchine and arts aficionado Lincoln Kirstein, New York City Ballet is one of the foremost dance companies in the world. Continue reading

Ethan Lipton & His Orchestra, "Late Nigh...

@ Hancher Auditorium

Ethan Lipton is rumpled, self-deprecating, and brilliant.Choose one, two, or three ways to experience his hilarious, heartrending work. Continue reading

Baroncini Ristorante: Hancher's Culinary...

@ Hancher Auditorium

Baroncini Ristorante is an authentic Italian restaurant emphasizing classic techniques and the use of fresh Iowa ingredients combined with Italian produce. Continue reading

Fun Home the Musical

@ Theatre Building

Presented by the Department of Theatre Arts
Mainstage Series. Continue reading

Straight No Chaser

@ Hancher Auditorium

Ten guys.No instruments.One unmistakable sound.A cappella powerhouse Straight No Chaser is bringing the holiday cheer to Hancher Auditorium. Continue reading

Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy, "A ...

@ Hancher Auditorium

It truly is a family affair when Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy bring their Celtic—by way of Cape Breton, Canada—music to the stage for a holiday party. Continue reading

Student life at iowa

10 reasons finals week is actually straight 24k magic

May 5, 2017

The trees on campus are budding and the air is fragrant with the smells of summer, which can only mean one thing. FINALS ARE COMING. But have no fear! The IMU's got you covered. We've come up with all the best activities necessary to take you from this... to THIS.1. Continue Reading

Amanda Bartlett : Student Leader

May 5, 2017

Amanda Bartlett is a senior at the University of Iowa studying Journalism and Mass Communication. Amanda is also the marketing director for Bijou Film Board, the student-run film organization here on campus. The film board, comprised of about 25 students, is dedicated to entertaining and engaging the campus and community... Continue Reading

Michael Rendleman: Student Leader

April 4, 2017

Michael Rendleman is a senior at the University of Iowa studying Biomedical Engineering. Michael is also the co-director of music for Intersection: Men's A Cappella Group. Intersection was established in 2006 when a group of friends waned to sing together and decided to start a student organization to get more... Continue Reading

Lauren Martin: Student Leader

March 3, 2017

Lauren Martin is a senior at the University of Iowa studying Journalism and Mass Communications. Lauren is president of Public Relations Student Society of America, PRSSA. The group consists of 44 members with the help of her executive board and professional advisors in giving the organization experience in the field... Continue Reading

10 reasons finals week is actually the most wonderful time of the year

December 12, 2016

The calendar is reading December, which can only mean one thing. FINALS ARE COMING. But have no fear! The IMU's got you covered. We've come up with all the best activities necessary to take you from this... To THIS. Here's what you can expect from the #finalsatIMU 2016 season: 1. Continue Reading