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Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Hancher Auditorium
Stanley Café

Orchard Green Restaurant and Lounge features gourmet classics and innovative American-Mediterranean cuisine artistically prepared with fresh, seasonal ingredients.

Services for People with... Read more

Sunday, February 25, 2018 - 2:00pm
Hancher Auditorium
Hadley Stage

Lin Hwai-min is the founder and artistic director of Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan. He is also a University of Iowa graduate, earning his MFA from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop in 1971. He... Read more

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Voxman Music Building

Come join us for a panel discussion on family business opportunities and challenges. Hear from two generations of the West Music family.

Speakers Include:

Robin Walenta: President... Read more
Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 7:30pm
+4 more dates
Hancher Auditorium
Hadley Stage

The performance on Sunday, March 4, at 1:00 pm will feature an American Sign Language interpreter.

Services for People with Disabilities. Please contact Hancher's accessibility services at... Read more

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 7:30pm
Hancher Auditorium
Hadley Stage

A collaboration with the UI String Quartet Residency Program

There are plenty of top tier string quartets in the world. Even so, the Elias String Quartet stands out among its peers. As... Read more

Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 7:00pm
Mills County Historical Museum

Almost all of Iowa’s existing roads postdate 1850. Today’s familiar one-mile checkerboard of roads replaced a far-older trail system built by Indians, traders, and soldiers before American... Read more

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 7:30pm
Hancher Auditorium
Hadley Stage

Jonathan Berger, composer
Harriet Scott Chessman, librettist
Brian H. Scott, lighting designer

Hancher has enjoyed a long and creatively fruitful relationship with both the... Read more

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 7:30pm
Hancher Auditorium
Hadley Stage

“The last leading man” comes to Hancher Auditorium to perform with University of Iowa student musicians under the baton of Dr. William LaRue Jones. A star of the Broadway stage (Man of La Mancha, ... Read more

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 7:30pm
Hancher Auditorium
Hadley Stage

Part of Embracing Complexity

Created by Hamid Rahmanian, a Guggenheim fellowship-winning filmmaker and visual artist, Feathers... Read more

Saturday, April 7, 2018 - 7:30pm
Hancher Auditorium

From 2011 to 2014, Bassem Youssef hosted the satirical news program Al-Bernameg (The Show) in Egypt, earning a reputation as that country’s Jon Stewart. Named one of Time magazine’s “100 Most... Read more

Friday, April 13, 2018 - 7:30pm
+4 more dates
Hancher Auditorium
Hadley Stage

The performance on Sunday, April 15, at 1:00 pm will feature an American Sign Language interpreter.

Season Sponsor: WEST MUSIC

Event Sponsors:
Terry and Johanna Abernathy... Read more

Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 2:00pm
+1 more date
Hancher Auditorium
Hadley Stage

Carnival of the Animals, inspired by composer Camille Saint-Saëns’s suite of the same name, is a delightful frolic through the animal kingdom. The Circa acrobats—with a little help from whimsical... Read more

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 7:30pm
Hancher Auditorium
Hadley Stage

Opus, which is underpinned by the music of composer Dmitri Shostakovich, features fourteen acrobats creating powerful and nuanced geometries with their bodies. The performers are joined on stage... Read more

Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 7:30pm
Hancher Auditorium
Hadley Stage

Hancher was a proud commissioner and presenter of Taylor Mac’s 1846–1856 Whitman vs. Foster: Songs Popular Near the Breaking Point, a portion of the artist’s 24-Decade History of Popular Music.... Read more

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Hancher Auditorium
Stanley Café

Trumpet Blossom Cafe creates plant-based comfort food that reflects the season, respects the land, and is truly sustainable using organic ingredients and making dishes from scratch.

Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 3:00pm
Hancher Auditorium
Hadley Stage

Riccardo Muti, Zell Music Director
Semyon Bychkov, conductor
Katia & Marielle Labèque, piano

Founded in 1891, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra is consistently recognized as one... Read more

Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 2:00pm
Hancher Auditorium
Lynch Snyder Green

Part of Embracing Complexity

Born in Chicago to Indian Muslim immigrants, Zeshan Bagewadi’s musical identity was formed at the... Read more

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