The Daily Iowan

UI Dance presents ‘Same Bed, Different Dreams’

HANNAH KRAMER

December 2, 2010

Filed under Arts

Bubble wrap, lawn chairs, and newspapers — seemingly ordinary and unrelated objects that are often unnoticed. Unless of course they are used as costuming, as in this year's Collaborative Dance Performance. The students in...

Author Rebecca Johns reads from second novel

JESSICA CARBINO

December 2, 2010

Filed under Arts

Sitting down, looking at her writing in her early 20s, Rebecca Johns didn't know why her novels were so awful. But after attending to the Iowa Writers' Workshop, she left Iowa City not only as a more successful author but as a...

David Zollo to play Yacht Club on Friday

DI STAFF

December 2, 2010

Filed under Arts

Two very different, yet dynamic bands will bring their music to Iowa City Friday. David Zollo and the Body Electric plus Shannon McNally and the Hot Sauce will perform at 7 p.m. in the Yacht Club, 13 S. Linn St.. Admission is...

Jen Gloeckner performs at Gabe’s today

DI STAFF

December 2, 2010

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Singer and songwriter Jen Gloeckner began recording music in a bedroom-turned-studio. From there, her music spread to France, England, and Portugal. And at 8 p.m. today, her music will reach Iowa City. Gloeckner will perform...

D. Bess and Heatbox play Yacht Club today

DI STAFF

December 2, 2010

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One-man-bands in their own right, D. Bess and Heatbox return Iowa City for a show at the Yacht Club, 13 S. Linn St., at 9 p.m. today. Admission is $10. Both Heatbox and D. Bess perform as solo artists, using digital loops that...

Holiday Thieves’ Market arrives

DI STAFF

December 2, 2010

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The University of Iowa's Fine Arts Council will present the Holiday Thieves' Market beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday and continuing through Dec. 5 in the IMU Main Lounge. Admission is free, and food will be provided. The Holiday...

Groove Theory performs at Blue Moose on Friday

DI STAFF

December 2, 2010

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Hip-hop duo Groove Theory will play at 9 p.m. Friday with Slip Silo and Koplant No at the Blue Moose Tap House, 211 Iowa Ave. Admission is $6. Groove Theory formed in 1993 in New York City when producer and rapper Bryce Wilson...