Events categorized as "Performance":

Terrance Simien & The Zydeco Experience

@ Hancher Auditorium

Grab your blanket or lawn chair—and your family and friends—and join us for a pop-up concert in Hancher's back yard!. 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

President's Block Party

@ Presidents Residence

Come show your Hawkeye pride and celebrate the end of On Iowa! and the start of your first semester at the President's Block Party. Continue reading

Dis/unity: A Service

Dis/Unity: A Service is an 80-minute interdisciplinary performance in which artists across mediums unite for an immersive installation of sound, dance, text, performance, and visual art. Continue reading

Machiavelli & Me

@ Theatre Building

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

Global Express

@ Theatre Building

Presented by the Department of Theatre Arts
Special Project. Continue reading

This King's Country

@ Theatre Building

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

Mooring

@ Theatre Building

Presented by the Department of Theatre Arts
Workshop Series. 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

The Miracle in Franklin

@ Theatre Building

Presented by the Department of Theatre Arts
Workshop Series. 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

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

The King and I

@ Hancher Auditorium

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

Starefire

@ Theatre Building

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

Twilight Bowl

@ Theatre Building

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

A.pe.ri.od.ic -Time with People "Trash O...

@ Voxman Music Building

Time With People (2013) is not an opera in the traditional sense.There are no characters, costumes, or even orchestral instruments. 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

Nothing But Days

@ Theatre Building

Presented by the Department of Theatre Arts
Gallery Series. 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

Bad Things Happen Here

@ Theatre Building

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

The Dybbuk of Dachau

@ Theatre Building

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

Agnes in Green

@ Theatre Building

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

Fun Home

@ 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

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

By the Way, Meet Vera Stark

@ Theatre Building

Presented by the Department of Theatre Arts
Mainstage Series. 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

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