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Genevieve Trainor

Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Dec 16, 2015

Amidst the multitude of art and craft fairs in the Iowa City area where you can choose to do some (or all!) of your holiday shopping, Friday's Holiday Art Sale...

Scott County Wrestling
Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Dec 10, 2015

This Saturday, in Walcott, Iowa, even local sports are getting into the holiday spirit! Scott County Wrestling (SCWPro) offers up a smash of a program: Season’s Beatings. All wrestlers are...

Radkey
Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Dec 9, 2015

Missouri garage-rockers Radkey are swinging back into Iowa City for another round at Gabe’s on Saturday, Dec. 12. With hints of the Melvins mixed with a bit of a John...

Maintenance Mode
Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Dec 9, 2015

Public Space One will host a new gallery exhibition, opening Dec. 11, titled Maintenance Mode. The pieces explore the often tense relationship between art and work, and the ways in...

Marc Maron
Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Dec 8, 2015

Mission Creek Festival has made its first lineup announcement for the eleventh annual event, set for April 5–10, 2016. Festival passes ($135/$350 — see below for details) will go on...

Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Dec 3, 2015

Illustration by Becky Laff The Nutcracker The Englert Theatre ($16-$18) Fri., Dec. 4, 7:30 p.m. Sat., Dec. 5, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Sun., Dec. 6, 2 p.m. and 6:30...

Hailey Whitters
Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Nov 20, 2015

Hailey Whitters Black Sheep www.haileywhitters.com I hesitated, at first, to review this album. I’m not generally a fan of country music, and I didn’t know if I could pull off...

Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Nov 19, 2015

Joe Hill's Last Will CSPS Hall -- Saturday, Nov. 21 at 8 p.m. On Nov 19, 1915, after a questionable trial over a trumped-up murder charge, labor activist and songwriter...

Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Nov 12, 2015

This improv group could even make "You have died of dysentery" funny! -- image via JOYRIDE JOYRIDE Theatre Cedar Rapids’ Grandon Studio -- Fri-Sun, Nov. 13-15 Theatre Cedar Rapids breaks...

Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Nov 4, 2015

In Nov. 2013, an expedition that would have a profound impact on our understanding of our human ancestry commenced at the Rising Star cave system in Gauteng Province, South Africa....

Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Oct 30, 2015

"Home Sweet Home" -- photo via Flickr Creative Commons Beyond Visible Light: Searching for Clues to the Unknown in the Heart of the Milky Way Galaxy Iowa City Public Library...

Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Oct 27, 2015

Psycho Beach Party Johnson County Fairgrounds -- Through Nov. 1 In his program notes for Psycho Beach Party, director Louis Edward Doerge says of the show that, “at its core,...

Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Oct 20, 2015

'Old Brick' Presbyterian Church will host one performance of 'Listening for Grace' -- photo by Alan Light Listening for Grace Old Brick Church -- Thursday, Oct. 22 at 7 p.m....

Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Oct 8, 2015

Joe Wise as Richard Burbage in 'William Shakespeare’s Land of the Dead' -- photo via Robyn Calhoun Humans love to tell each other stories. We sit around our proverbial campfires...

Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Oct 5, 2015

Ahoy, there! -- photo via Riverside Theatre SHIPWRECKED! An Entertainment Riverside Theatre -- Through Sunday, Oct. 18 (times vary) The inaugural show of Riverside Theatre’s current season starts things off...

Posted by Genevieve Trainor | Sep 21, 2015

Josh Sazon as Mr. Applegate and Sydney Hayes as Lola -- photo by Steve Lexa Damn Yankees Johnson County Fairground -- through Sunday, Sep. 27 On Friday, Sep. 18 Iowa...