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A collage of photos. The main photo shows the exterior of Hancher Auditorium at night. The outdoor terraces are lined with people. Other photos show UI students in the Smith lobby, and the band Too Many Zooz.

Hancher is for Hawkeyes

A Ticket Sale for UI Students 

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$5 for UI students to select performances
Monday, August 22, 2022, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday, August 23, 2022, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Wednesday, August 24, 2022, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Thursday, August 25, 2022, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Friday, August 26, 2022, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

We can’t wait to welcome UI students to Hancher Auditorium for our 50th anniversary season! And this year, we’re making it easier than ever for you to take advantage of our special Hancher is for Hawkeyes sale.

During the week of August 22 through August 26, you can purchase $5 tickets to many Hancher events by visiting the Hancher Box Office any time between 10 am and 5 pm or by ordering online using promo code 4HAWKEYES.

If you purchase your tickets in person during Hancher is for Hawkeyes, you will receive some Hancher swag – including a Hancher season cup that can be used to purchase beverages at the auditorium that you can enjoy during performances. 

$5 UI student tickets are available for the following performances:

Three individuals in black outfits surrounded by images of their band playing on a stage with colorful lights.

Too Many Zooz
Friday, August 26, 7:30 pm

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Many individuals singing and dancing in colorful outfits in the tall grass

Soweto Gospel Choir
HOPE: It’s Been a Long Time Coming

Thursday, September 29, 7:30 pm

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Left: a portrait of Aaron Diehl in a black outfit, leaning against a piano. Right: Brandon Patrick George leaning on a staircase railing, holding a flute.

Aaron Diehl and Brandon Patrick George
Songs of Black America

Friday, October 14, 7:30 pm

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All four member of the quartet, posing in matching black outfits, one of which is holding a violin

Brentano String Quartet and Dawn Upshaw
Dido Reimagined

Tuesday, October 25, 7:30 pm

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The members of Cantus pose against a light-colored brick wall in jeans and sport coats

Thursday, December 1, 7:30 pm

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Pilobolus, "Big Five-Oh!"

Big Five-Oh!

Saturday, February 4, 7:30 pm

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Kronos Quartet performs "At War with Ourselves – 400 Years of You" with a choir

Kronos Quartet
At War With Ourselves – 400 Years of You

Saturday, February 11, 7:30 pm

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Dan + Claudia Zanes sit on the stoop of a brownstone home, sharing a laugh with three children

Dan + Claudia Zanes
Let Love Be Your Guide 
Saturday, February 18, 2:00 pm

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The musicians of Academy of St Martin in the Fields stand against a concrete background with their instruments, smiling at the camera

Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Thursday, March 2, 7:30 pm

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Alexa Tarantino, dressed in a black and holding her saxophone, crouches on the pavement of a city intersection at nighttime

Club Hancher: Alexa Tarantino Band
Wednesday, March 8, 6:30 & 9:00 pm

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Isaiah J. Thompson, wearing a newsboy cap and a vest, looks at the camera confidently while playing piano

Club Hancher: Isaiah J. Thompson Quartet
Thursday, March 23, 6:30 & 9:00 pm

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A black and white photo of singer Vuyo Sotashe, standing outdoors, smiling in a subtle way at the camera

Club Hancher: Vuyo Sotashe Group
Saturday, March 25, 6:30 & 9:00 pm

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A portrait of Conor Hanick

Conor Hanick (piano)
with Keir GoGwilt (violin) and Jay Campbell (cello)
Friday, April 14, 7:30 pm

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The musicians of the Emerson String Quartet sit with their instruments

Emerson String Quartet
Friday, April 21, 7:30 pm

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All other events on the Hancher season are available to UI students at standard discount levels. See the full season here.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Hancher in advance at (319) 335-1160.