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Iowa New Play Festival 2019

April 29 - May 4
Theatre Building, 200 N. Riverside Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242 United States
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Free – $5

This annual, week-long festival is centered on producing, reading, and analyzing new scripts from the Iowa Playwrights Workshop. Through staged readings, workshops, and productions, the Festival showcases the process of new play development. Guest artists play an important role in the process and are invited to attend the Festival in order to give dramaturgical feedback...

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National Theatre Live: The Madness of George III

April 30 @ 12:30 pm - May 2 @ 5:30 pm
Englert Theatre, 221 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240 United States
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$9 – $18

The Madness of George III is a multi-award winning play dramatising the final years of King George III’s reign of the United Kingdom, his battle with mental illness and the inability of the court to handle his condition. Set in England in 1786, we find King George III is the most powerful man in the world....

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5:00 pm

Opening Day of the 2019 Farmers Market Season

May 1 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Iowa City Farmer’s Market, 405 E Washington St.
Iowa City, IA United States
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Grab your baskets, bags, and boxes and make your way to the Iowa City Farmers Market to load up on local handcrafted, homemade and homegrown goods and produce. As in years past, Iowa City's Farmers Markets will be held on Wednesdays and Saturdays at Chauncey Swan Ramp, 405 E. Washington Street. Be sure to stop...

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7:30 pm

UI Symphony Orchestra

May 1 @ 7:30 pm
Voxman Music Building, 93 E. Burlington St.
Iowa City, Iowa
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PROGRAM Overture to Die Fledermaus — Johann Strauss, Jr. (1825–1899) Huapango — José Moncayo (1912–1958) Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes of Carl Maria von Weber — Paul Hindemith (1895–1963)     Allegro Turandot, Scherzo (Moderato) Andantino March - Intermission - Concerto for Piano No. 4 in C Minor, opus 44 — Camille Saint-Saëns (1835–1921) Allegro moderato – Andante Allegro vivace – Andante – Allegro Lorraine Min, piano

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