'Whitman vs. Foster' to take Mabie Theatre stage Dec. 5
By: Katie Van Acker | 2015.11.18 | 10:48 am
The University of Iowa’s Hancher will present Taylor Mac's "1846-1856 Whitman vs. Foster: Songs Popular Near the Breaking Point" on Dec. 5 at the E.C. Mabie Theatre. The performance is drawn from Mac’s larger work, "A 24-Decade History of Popular Music."
Graduate/Undergraduate dance concerts will take stage Nov. 19–21
By: Kristan Hellige | 2015.11.12 | 03:04 pm
The University of Iowa Department of Dance will present its first performances of the season, featuring the work of graduate and undergraduate students, at 8 p.m. Thursday–Saturday, Nov. 19–21, in Space Place Theater.
Latest UI Theatre Mainstage production begins run Nov. 13
By: Kristan Hellige | 2015.11.12 | 03:01 pm
The UI Department of Theatre Arts will continue its Mainstage season Nov. 13 with Tom Stoppard’s "Arcadia." The play alternates between the early nineteenth century and the present day, and secrets of the universe are discovered or unearthed again.
By: Office of Strategic Communication | 2015.11.11 | 12:10 pm
In order to see the full academic picture found at the University of Iowa, you’ll need to look in all directions. Academic Panoramic provides a look at a cross section of the UI educational experience, from philanthropy and public health to theatre arts and sports analytics.
UI theatre students shed inhibitions as they step into the world of clown
By: Taylor Edelle Stuart | 2015.11.11 | 11:54 am
Students participating in the theatre class Movement Styles: Clown learn to "follow their nose," or confront their vulnerabilities, to create a unique clown character.
Cambodian filmmaker completes International Writing Program residency
By: Mikael Mulugeta | 2015.11.06 | 02:59 pm
In 2012, up-and-coming Cambodian filmmaker Polen Ly left medical school to pursue his true passion. He's been plenty busy since, including a productive stint at the University of Iowa International Writing Program this fall.
By: Office of Strategic Communication | 2015.11.03 | 04:30 pm
The University of Iowa will hold the second of two public meetings to discuss the proposed repurposement (Feasibility and Adaptive Reuse Study) of the existing 1936 Art Building. The meeting is set for Nov. 16 in Room 2520D of University Capitol Centre.
Artist Deanne Wortman connects engineering, art students through new Nexus program
By: Tricia Brown | 2015.10.28 | 01:55 pm
Deanne Wortman, a printmaker, was hired to lead the College of Engineering's new Nexus of Engineering and Art program, one that puts the college at the forefront of a national trend.
Play will run in Iowa communities also engaged in Hancher art project
By: Rob Cline | 2015.10.27 | 04:09 pm
Students in seven Iowa communities will confront cyberbullying through art as the University of Iowa’s Hancher and Iowa City’s Working Group Theatre collaborate to present "Out of Bounds" to middle and elementary schoolers in November.