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Joy in dance, music coming with Contra-Tiempo, Las Cafeteras
The Daily Iowan - Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Los Angeles-based dance company Contra-Tiempo and band Las Cafeteras will bring their show “joyUS, justUS” to Hancher Auditorium for one night only today.

Luchadores in Iowa exhibit intends to wrestle past differences, misconceptions
Iowa City Press Citizen - Monday, November 18, 2019

When she was a little girl growing up in Mexico, Miriam Alarcon Avila loved watching Mexican professional wrestling, known as lucha libre, on TV and playing with her luchador action figures in their distinctive masks. “I saw them as superheroes,” she said.

38 years later, UI Dance Department stays ‘In Motion’ with annual Dance Gala
The Daily Iowan - Saturday, November 16, 2019

Poised in the shadows both on and offstage, lunging under the stage lights, and speaking stories wherein movement is the teller, the UI Department of Dance’s annual Dance Gala, entitled *In Motion,* transported Hancher Auditorium into a night of magic.

Robots take the stage at Hancher Auditorium
The Daily Iowan - Thursday, November 14, 2019

Robots took over Hancher Auditorium Thursday evening to perform a series of skits and routines as part of the University of Iowa’s Robot Theater Project.

Dance Gala 2019 returning to Hancher stage
Iowa City Press Citizen - Thursday, November 14, 2019

Dance Gala is returning to Hancher, bringing with it themes of growth and change. The event, which at one point would draw upwards of 2,000 attendees to the venue, has only been held inside the venerable theater once since it had to be rebuilt after the destructive 2008 floods.

Best Bets: Dance Gala: 'In Motion'
The Gazette - Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Dance Gala 2019 celebrates its 38th anniversary with “In Motion,” featuring new work created by University of Iowa Department of Dance faculty and guest artists from Urban Bush Women, a dance company that encourages civic engagement and social accountability through art.

Out & About | Hancher
Living Local - Friday, November 8, 2019

Today we are out and about in Iowa City visiting one of the University of Iowa’s gems, Hancher Auditorium. For 47 years, Hancher has been a cultural hub for the University of Iowa… presenting world-class dance, music, and theater. But Hancher’s reach extends far beyond campus.

Best Bets: Jazz group Tomeka Reid Quartet to perform at Hancher Nov. 2
The Gazette - Thursday, October 31, 2019

In the mood for adventuresome jazz? Cellist Tomeka Reid’s hard-grooving quartet will deliver.

Five questions with: Director Anne Bogart
The Little Village Magazine - Thursday, October 24, 2019

Anne Bogart has influenced decades of actors and directors as one of the most formidable minds in American theater. She trained at Bard College and New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts.

Student Spotlight: Bringing artistic background, marketing mind to UI theatre scene
The Daily Iowan - Wednesday, October 23, 2019

At the start of her freshman year at the University of Iowa, Paris Sissel attended a job fair not knowing what to expect. She then spent her first two years at the UI as an usher at Hancher Auditorium.