• Twin City’s indie darlings make their way to Iowa City

    - Jun 16, 2016
    By Tessa Solomon   After high-school graduation in 2013, four teenagers from St. Paul, Minnesota, left their hometown, not for college, but for the stage. Three years, two EPs, and countless shows later, the band...
  • Shakespeare at sea opens Riverside in the Park

    - Jun 16, 2016
    Riverside Theater’s Festival Stage production of Pericles opens Friday. By Claire Dietz Dennis William Grimes keeps a notebook in his backpack alongside his heavily annotated copy of Shakespeare’s Pericles. In it he details how many...
  • Becoming the ‘Pumpkin of Horror’

    - Jun 14, 2016
    Stephen King graces Englert stage Monday night   By: Gracey Murphy @graceyelyssa   IOWA CITY, IA — Hundreds of horror fans clap uproariously as Stephen King strides onto the illuminated stage of the Englert. King,...
  • Writer Elizabeth Crane to speak at Prairie Lights tomorrow night

    - Apr 18, 2016
    By Alex Kramer Short stories and novels come together in a symphonic blend of humor and realism when Elizabeth Crane pens words. Her infectious laughter, bubbling up with even the slightest provocation, will make readers...
  • Beyond Masculin/Féminin

    - Oct 22, 2015
    By Devyn Young Viewer understands the performance shall not be viewed as a male or with a masculine perspective. Viewer shall view the performance solely as a woman. Sign Here: _________________________ Before attending Feminaal in the...
  • Pipe of a different color

    - Oct 22, 2015
    By Isaac Hamlet King Arthur, a noble king of legend known for his purity and losing Guinevere to the knight Lancelot, has been the subject of centuries of epic tales, poems, and film. But this...
  • Punk theater against idiocy

    - Oct 15, 2015
    By Tessa Solomon Forget yellow brick roads and star-crossed lovers. There’s only a gritty city, ass-kicking attitude, and a throat-tearing score in this theater. American Idiot, a theatrical adaption of the Green Day Grammy-winning album,...
  • Diveristy Fest bids adieu

    - Oct 1, 2015
    By Cassandra Santiago  For the last 25 years, Iowa City has received a tour around the world without having to travel very far. Food, music, crafts, and educational stations brought to life traditions of the...

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