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Events listed at Hancher Auditorium:

Storm Large

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When Storm Large came to Club Hancher last season, she blew the doors off the place—so we’re taking the tempest outside. Continue reading

Van Jones, "Protest & Politics in the Ag...

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AVAILABLE THURSDAY, AUGUST 1. Free tickets, limited to four per person. Attained in person at the Hancher Box Office. Continue reading

An Evening with Audra McDonald, "Songs f...

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TICKETS
ADULT: $80 | $70 | $60
COLLEGE STUDENT: $72 | $10 | $10
YOUTH: $40 | $10 | $10

 

The numbers alone are impressive: six Tonys, two Grammys, and an Emmy.... Continue reading

Urban Bush Women, "Hair & Other Stories"

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ADULT: $45 | $35 | $25
COLLEGE STUDENT: $40 | $10 | $10
YOUTH: $22 | $10 | $10

 

Drawn from personal and public narratives centered on individual identity in a collective culture,... Continue reading

Los Angeles Guitar Quartet, "American Gu...

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ADULT: $45 | $35 | $25
COLLEGE STUDENT: $40 | $10 | $10
YOUTH: $22 | $10 | $10

 

The Grammy-winning Los Angeles Guitar Quartet (LAGQ) returns with a concert featuring music by... Continue reading

RENT

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ADULT: $80 | $70 | $50
COLLEGE STUDENT: $80 | $70 | $50
YOUTH: $80 | $70 | $50

 

In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway and... Continue reading

Chick Corea, "Trilogy"

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ADULT: $65 | $55 | $45
COLLEGE STUDENT: $58 | $10 | $10
YOUTH: $32 | $10 | $10

 

Chick Corea’s 2014 triple-disc set, Trilogy, added a live masterwork to the venerated pianist’s... Continue reading

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center,...

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ADULT: $60 | $50 | $40
COLLEGE STUDENT: $54 | $10 | $10
YOUTH: $30 | $10 | $10

 

An ensemble of 13 exceptional musicians—including David Finckel on cello and David Shifrin on... Continue reading

Hancher's Culinary Arts Experience: Pull...

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GO ON SALE MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 16. $40 per person. Ticket price includes dinner, non-alcoholic beverages, tax, and gratuity. Capacity is limited, and each table seats six. Continue reading

Sankai Juku, "Utsushi"

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ADULT: $50 | $40 | $30
COLLEGE STUDENT: $45 | $10 | $10
YOUTH: $25 | $10 | $10

 

For the first time in 20 years, Sankai Juku, Japan’s internationally renowned butoh dance... Continue reading

SITI Company, "The Bacchae," directed by...

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ADULT: $45 | $35 | $25
COLLEGE STUDENT: $40 | $10 | $10
YOUTH: $22 | $10 | $10

 

In this new English translation and innovative take on one of the Western world’s... Continue reading

Tomeka Reid Quartet

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ADULT: $25 (6:30 pm) | $15 (9:00 pm)
COLLEGE STUDENT: $10 (6:30 pm) | $10 (9:00 pm)
YOUTH: $10 (6:30 pm) | $10 (9:00 pm)

 

If you’re in the mood for adventuresome jazz,... Continue reading

Hancher's Culinary Arts Experience: Trum...

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GO ON SALE MONDAY, OCTOBER 21. $40 per person. Ticket price includes dinner, non-alcoholic beverages, tax, and gratuity. Capacity is limited, and each table seats six. Continue reading

CONTRA-TIEMPO & Las Cafeteras, "joyUS, j...

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ADULT: $40 | $30 | $20
COLLEGE STUDENT: $36 | $10 | $10
YOUTH: $20 | $10 | $10

 

Hardship doesn’t preclude joy. Continue reading

Brunch with Santa, hosted by the Hancher...

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TICKETS
GO ON SALE MONDAY, NOVEMBER 4. $30 per person
$15 for ages 12 and younger
Seating for this event will be reserved at tables for six. Continue reading

BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet, "A Cajun...

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TICKETS
ADULT: $45 | $35 | $25
COLLEGE STUDENT: $40 | $10 | $10
YOUTH: $22 | $10 | $10

 

It will be a spicy holiday celebration as the beloved music icons of BeauSoleil... Continue reading

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wy...

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TICKETS
ADULT: $75 | $65 | $55
COLLEGE STUDENT: $67 | $10 | $10
YOUTH: $37 | $10 | $10

 

Think of it as our present to you and yours. Continue reading

The Color Purple

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ADULT: $85 | $75 | $55
COLLEGE STUDENT: $70 | $50 | $50
YOUTH: $70 | $50 | $50

 

The Color Purple is the 2016 Tony Award® winner for Best Musical Revival! Hailed... Continue reading

Miró Quartet and Kiera Duffy, soprano, "...

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ADULT: $40 | $30 | $20
COLLEGE STUDENT: $36 | $10 | $10
YOUTH: $20 | $10 | $10

 

A collaboration with the University of Iowa String Quartet Residency Program

The Miró Quartet and... Continue reading

Gina Chavez

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ADULT: $20
COLLEGE STUDENT: $10
YOUTH: $10

 

New this season, we’re turning the club over to the kids—and the adults who love them, of course!
Austin, Texas, boasts a spectacular music scene, and Gina... Continue reading

Hancher Culinary Arts Experience: Univer...

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TICKETS
GO ON SALE MONDAY, JANUARY 6. $40 per person. Ticket price includes dinner, non-alcoholic beverages, tax, and gratuity. Capacity is limited, and each table seats six. Continue reading

Rosanne Cash

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ADULT: $65 | $55 | $45
COLLEGE STUDENT: $58 | $10 | $10
YOUTH: $32 | $10 | $10

 

Carrying the legacy of her famous musical family forward, Rosanne Cash is one of... Continue reading

RUBBERBANDance Group, "Vic’s Mix"

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ADULT: $45 | $35 | $25
COLLEGE STUDENT: $40 | $10 | $10
YOUTH: $22 | $10 | $10

 

RUBBERBANDance Group holds a special place in Hancher history. Continue reading

Syed Umar Warsi, Amir Safi, and Amal Kas...

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TICKETS
ADULT: $25
COLLEGE STUDENT: $10
YOUTH: $10

 

Part of Hancher's Embracing Complexity. Continue reading

Negin Farsad

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ADULT: $40 | $30 | $20
COLLEGE STUDENT: $36 | $10 | $10
YOUTH: $20 | $10 | $10

 

Part of Hancher's Embracing Complexity

A self-described “social justice comedian,” Negin Farsad has been named... Continue reading

The Actors’ Gang, "The New Colossus"

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ADULT: $50
COLLEGE STUDENT: $25
YOUTH: $25

 

Performed in twelve languages (with English supertitles) with live music, poetry, and kinetic movement, The New Colossus asks an essential question: Who are we as a... Continue reading

The Chieftains, "The Irish Goodbye"

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ADULT: $65 | $55 | $45
COLLEGE STUDENT: $58 | $10 | $10
YOUTH: $32 | $10 | $10

 

One of Ireland’s most treasured musical ensembles, The Chieftains are six-time Grammy winners and... Continue reading

Dreamers’ Circus

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ADULT: $25 (5:30 pm) | $15 (8:00 pm)
COLLEGE STUDENT: $10 (5:30 pm) | $10 (8:00 pm)
YOUTH: $10 (5:30 pm) | $10 (8:00 pm)

 

Nikolaj Busk (piano and accordion), Ale Carr (Nordic... Continue reading

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

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ADULT: $75 | $65 | $55
COLLEGE STUDENT: $67 | $10 | $10
YOUTH: $37 | $10 | $10

 

The extraordinary dancers of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater make their first appearance on... Continue reading

Melissa Aldana Quartet

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ADULT: $25 (6:30 pm) | $15 (9:00 pm)
COLLEGE STUDENT: $10 (6:30 pm) | $10 (9:00 pm)
YOUTH: $10 (6:30 pm) | $10 (9:00 pm)

 

Chilean saxophonist Melissa Aldana first picked up the... Continue reading

Los Angeles Master Chorale, "Lagrime di ...

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TICKETS
ADULT: $65 | $55 |$45
COLLEGE STUDENT: $58 | $10 | $10
YOUTH: $32 | $10 | $10

 

Lagrime di San Pietro (Tears of St. Continue reading

BEAUTIFUL – The Carole King Musical

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ADULT: $90 | $80 | $55
COLLEGE STUDENT: $75 | $50 | $50
YOUTH: $75 | $50 | $50

 

BEAUTIFUL – The Carole King Musical tells the inspiring true story of King’s remarkable... Continue reading

The Boston Pops On Tour, "Lights, Camera...

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ADULT: $100 | $85 | $65
COLLEGE STUDENT: $90 | $20 | $20
YOUTH: $90 | $20 | $20

 

Winner of an astonishing five Oscars and twenty-two Grammys, John Williams may well be... Continue reading

ETHEL + Robert Mirabal, "The River"

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TICKETS
ADULT: $35 | $30 | $25
COLLEGE STUDENT: $31 | $10 | $10
YOUTH: $17 | $10 | $10

 

Part of Flow Together, the 2019 University of Iowa Theme Semester
The members of the... Continue reading

Compagnia TPO, "Farfalle"

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ADULT: $25
COLLEGE STUDENT: $10
YOUTH: $10

 

Watch the butterflies. They flit and dance. They paint on the air. They become something new. Continue reading

Slingsby Theatre Company, "Emil and the ...

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ADULT: $25
COLLEGE STUDENT: $10
YOUTH: $10

 

Two brilliant actors bring a classic story to life. Continue reading

Danish String Quartet

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TICKETS
ADULT: $40 | $30 | $20
COLLEGE STUDENT: $36 | $10 | $10
YOUTH: $20 | $10 | $10

 

Perhaps the most in-demand string quartet in the world today, the Danish String Quartet... Continue reading

Hancher's Culinary Arts Experience: Magg...

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TICKETS
GO ON SALE MONDAY, APRIL 6. $40 per person. Ticket price includes dinner, non-alcoholic beverages, tax, and gratuity. Capacity is limited, and each table seats six. Continue reading

THE BIG SPLASH!

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The Big Splash! is a big deal—an outdoor extravaganza of music, dance, circus arts, and spectacle on the banks of the Iowa River. Continue reading

Student life at iowa

Bringing Together Art and Food

Fire Up Late Night Grill brings art mosaic into Catlett Residence Hall

Walking into Catlett Residence Hall, the impressive history and heritage of Elizabeth Catlett is everywhere.

Posted Aug 21

2019 Finkbine Award Recipients

University of Iowa students, faculty, staff, and alumni received some of the institution’s highest honors on April 23 at the 102nd Finkbine Dinner. UI President Bruce Harreld and Vice President for Student Life Melissa Shivers presented the Hancher-Finkbine Medallions and Distinguished Student Leader certificates.

Posted Jun 19

Looking Back on Leadership: Sia Tortorelis

Sia Tortorelis is a 2019 spring graduate from Edina, Minnesota. She majored in biology and was involved with Alpha Chi Omega, Orthodox Christian Fellowship, College of Education student ambassadors, and UI Gardeners.

Posted May 20

Looking Back on Leadership: Gage Miskimen

Gage Miskimen served as the 2018-19 editor-in-chief of The Daily Iowan, an award-winning newspaper. Miskimen is from Marion, Iowa and graduated this spring with degrees in journalism and mass communications and cinematic arts.

Posted May 17

Looking Back on Leadership: Hira Mustafa

Hira Mustafa graduated on May 11th with degrees in ethics and public policy and business, with a philosophy minor. Mustafa is originally from West Des Moines, Iowa and recently finished serving as the undergraduate student body president of The University of Iowa.

Posted May 17

Looking Back on Leadership: Amanda Cvitko Quinteiro

Amanda is a recent UI graduate originally from Porto Alegre, Brazil. In the spring of 2019, she received her degree in psychology and wrapped up her term the president of Transfers Leading Change.

Posted May 17

EPX Studio: Designing a Future in Gaming

"Where game designers meet. " This slogan summarizes what the EPX Studio student organization is all about. When they're not building video games or working on other media projects, EPX Studio focuses on uplifting its members by connecting them with industry professionals and like-minded students.

Posted Apr 9

Active Minds on a Mission: Talking About Mental Health

The University of Iowa chapter of Active Minds is a student-run group on a mission to expand the conversation surrounding mental health on campus. Over the last four years they have partnered with numerous organizations to broaden their reach and make sure that every Hawkeye knows they are supported.

Posted Apr 3

Wellness (and the UI) Wins with Fresh Check Day

The University of Iowa’s Fresh Check Day — an event focused on campus mental health — won national recognition this year for being among the nation’s best. Rising to the top out of 145 other universities, the UI’s event won the 2018 Outstanding Fresh Check Day Campus award.

Posted Mar 28

How Adriana Petersen learned to STRETCH herself in leadership roles on campus

The Iowa Challenge defines "stretch" as follows: "At Iowa, you will find a diversity of people, ideas, opportunities, and experiences. That diversity is one of the benefits of being an Iowa student.

Posted Mar 26