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Press-Citizen - Tuesday, September 8, 2020
This newest piece from Step Afrika!, on which Hancher is lead commissioner, is based on a historical inflection point for African-Americans: the Stono Rebellion.
Daily Iowan - Tuesday, September 8, 2020
Titled ‘Stono,’ the dance performance's world premiere will take place on the 281st anniversary of the Stono Rebellion. Post-performance, a discussion panel will speak about the rebellion and current racial events in today’s society.
Iowa Old Capital Building
Daily Iowan - Friday, July 10, 2020

Budget cuts include a proposed cut President Bruce Harreld’s salary, reduced funding for Hancher auditorium, and hiring and salary freezes.

Iowa Old Capital Building
The Gazette - Friday, July 10, 2020

Facing mounting COVID-19 losses, the University of Iowa on Friday announced sweeping budget cuts that — among other things — temporarily lay off 112 housing and dining workers, freeze pay for about 4,200 other employees, leave 32 positions unfilled and cut President Bruce Harreld’s salary in half

Iowa Now
University of Iowa Office of Strategic Communication - Tuesday, July 7, 2020

The University of Iowa is announcing additional budget cuts following a reduction in state support.

Step Afrika! onstage.
The Gazette - Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Red Cedar Chamber Music is closing out its current season with an eye toward developing a new season that may continue in a virtual world. Based in Marion, it’s also one of three Corridor organizations charting uncertain waters with help from the National Endowment for the Arts. Hancher Auditorium in Iowa City and the National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library in Cedar Rapids also have received the highly competitive NEA grants.
Hancher receives $50,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts
The Daily Iowan - Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Hancher Auditorium has received an Art Works award of $50,000, which will be used toward ongoing projects with Step Afrika! and the Kronos Quartet.
The Big Splash!

Performing arts center delays season announcement, announces family-friendly online content

Hancher Auditorium's main entrance on Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017.
The Daily Iowan - Friday, March 13, 2020

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Hancher Auditorium has announced it will be canceling events through April 3.

Internationally-renowned dance group Alvin Ailey returns to Hancher
The Daily Iowan - Monday, March 9, 2020

Bright lights will shine through the darkness of Hancher Auditorium’s Hadley Stage to show the clinically precise movements of the dancers of Alvin Ailey American Dance Company tonight.