• Happy Hour brings the party to Hancher

    - Aug 24, 2017
    Two ‘businessmen’ tackle cultural problems with slapstick, taking dance to unexpected places in unorthodox ways. By Levi Wright Think dance. Unthink. Think buttery popcorn. Unthink. Fall into slap-a-doodle dandy. Unfall. You’re getting closer. Maybe. Today...
  • Piano prodigy to perform to raise money for UI Children’s Hospital

    - Aug 24, 2017
    A piano prodigy will perform in Iowa City on Aug. 26 and 27  to aid the UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital. By Natalie Betz Charlie Liu, a 16-year-old piano prodigy, was once featured alongside then-19-year-old...
  • Jimmy O. Yang to transplant laughter from Hong Kong with IMU performance

    - Aug 24, 2017
    Jimmy O. Yang is best known for his role on HBO’s Silicon Valley but now he will be performing at the IMU. By Joshua Balicki Jimmy O. Yang’s Twitter handle encompasses his personality in three words:...
  • Bob Dorr & the Blue Band get ready to rock City Square Park

    - Aug 3, 2017
    Bob Dorr & the Blue Band will play in the Uptown Getdown in the first of a series performing through August. By Levi Wright Today, the Marion Chamber of Commerce, 1225 Sixth Ave., will host...
  • Iowa Soul Fest delivers diversity to Iowa City

    - Aug 3, 2017
    By Morgan Louvar Steaming into downtown brimming with hundreds of years of African and African-American culture, the Iowa Soul Festival will immerse area audiences in food, art, music, literature, business networking, and more kinds of...
  • Goose Town kicks off Jazz Under the Stars

    - Aug 3, 2017
    Goose Town will be the first band Jazz Under the Stars to bring funky jazz to Cedar Rapids. The Thursday concert series will be running through August. By Levi Wright Today and for the next...
  • Looking behind the lens

    - Aug 1, 2017
    The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman’s Portrait Photography offers a look at the passionate and unique world of old-school photography. By Irene Enlow Directed by documentarian Errol Morris, The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman’s Portrait Photography offers its own...
  • Ars Botanica

    - Jul 27, 2017
    Tim Taranto uses his first book Ars Botanica to compile letters to an unborn daughter in a way to reconcile with his loss. By Levi Wright Today, Tim Taranto will read from his new book,...
  • In cherry condition

    - Jul 20, 2017
    Lucky’s promotes cherry season with its new monthly showcase, Cherry Fest. By Levi Wright Lucky’s will change its usual lineup of food for something a little more sweet with Cherry Fest, a three-week-long celebration incorporating...
  • Milk & Eggs takes the stage at Lion Bridge

    - Jul 20, 2017
    Milk & Eggs will perform at Lion Bridge as part of its Summer Concert Series. By Levi Wright Today, folksinger/songwriter Jordan Sellergren will perform at Lion Bridge Brewing Co., 59 16th Ave. S.W., Cedar Rapids,...

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