80 Hours

  • Drink of the Week

    - Sep 3, 2015
    The Pomenade Though summer has come to an end, the heat is still with us. Here’s a drink that you wish was served at any old lemonade stand. The Pomenade — a Joe’s Place original —...
  • The beauty of the everyday

    - Sep 3, 2015
    What: I Am Everyday People: Photographs by Kurt Ullrich When: 5 p.m. today Where: Old Capitol Museum Hanson Gallery Admission: Free By Jasmine Putney jasmine-putney@uiowa.edu  An elegant woman sits on a high stool in a fancy department store...
  • Getting the girl right

    - Sep 3, 2015
    Marielle Heller’s directorial feature début (and Sundance-prèmiere) Diary of a Teenage Girl manages to escape the clichés and pitfalls normally associated with coming-of-age films; instead, it paints an unabashed and intimate portrait of a young girl...
  • Opening this weekend

    - Sep 3, 2015
    Dragon Blade Gen. Lucius (John Cusack) and his army of defected Roman soldiers see their chance to get revenge on Tiberius (Adrien Brody), Rome’s corrupt leader, by teaming up with Huo An (Jackie Chan). Together, Lucius...
  • Putting the teeth into birthday music

    - Sep 3, 2015
    By Isaac Hamlet isaac-hamlet@uiowa.edu Music can move people. Listeners can be buoyed by joy, hurt to heartbreak, and — in this instance —  prompted to dentistry. At 8 p.m. Friday, local Iowa City bands will gather at the...
  • It’s a wonderful life

    - Sep 3, 2015
    MUSIC Good Life and Big Harp When: 9 p.m. Sept. 6 Where: Gabe’s, 330 E. Washington Admission: $14-$16 By Claire Dietz claire-dietz@uiowa.edu Eight years and 250 miles separate Nebraska-based band the Good Life from the last time it...
  • Soul of Iowa City

    - Aug 27, 2015
    By Claire Dietz claire-dietz@uiowa.edu Soul Fest When: Friday-Saturday Where: Downtown Admission: Free Walking into Loyce Arthur’s studio in the Theater Building, one is immediately greeted by chaos and a cacophony of bright colors. Fabrics and costumes reminiscent...
  • The ‘Taste’ that keeps on giving

    - Aug 27, 2015
    By Justus Flair justus-flair@uiowa.edu Magda Davis doesn’t know where she’s been all these years. “I can’t believe I’ve been in town for years and never been here,” the Iowa City resident said. “And this year I...
  • Boot camp spawns West Side Story

    - Aug 27, 2015
    By Devyn Young devyn-young@uiowa.edu WEST SIDE STORY When: 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Aug. 30 Where: Coralville Center for the Performing Arts, 1301 5th Admission: $15-$35 For most teenagers, the last two weeks of summer are spent relaxing outside...
  • The weekend in movies

    - Aug 27, 2015
    We Are Your Friends Cole, an aspiring DJ in Hollywood, is focused on perfecting his one track that will change everything. Then he meets James, a fellow DJ who starts mentoring him, and James’ girlfriend, Sophie....

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