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Englert Theatre

Posted by Little Village | Oct 9, 2017

At 7 p.m. on Oct. 9, The Green Room experiment culminates with a celebrity storyteller whose work is familiar to listeners of storytelling radio program the Moth: Peter Aguero. He...

Posted by James Trainor | Oct 6, 2017

On Oct. 11, the Iowa City Book Festival brings Trae Crowder to town (the Liberal Redneck of YouTube fame). Crowder, along with Corey Ryan Forrester and Dean Morgan, will be...

Posted by Little Village | Oct 1, 2017

The topic of democracy has become more pronounced as the nature of the institution — at least in its American context — seems imperiled. Khizr Khan, born in Pakistan but...

Posted by Little Village | Sep 24, 2017

At the Englert, on Sept. 25 at 7 p.m., Lisa Lucas will anchor a night that focuses on literature and its unique role in shaping homes that wonder about the...

Posted by Daniel Boscaljon | Sep 19, 2017

Known for his embrace of music styles from the ’20s, ’30s, and ’40s, Pokey LaFarge returns to the Englert Theatre this week in support of his seventh album, Manic Revelations....

Posted by Daniel Boscaljon | Sep 7, 2017

The world premiere of Dis/Unity: A Service will occur at the Englert Theatre on Sept. 7-9, with tickets ranging from $10-50. The Thursday and Saturday performances are at 7:30 p.m.;...

Posted by Matthew Hodges | May 7, 2017

Simultaneous to discovering his show, I also learned that Eric was coming to Iowa City to perform stand-up at the Englert. I wasted little time securing my tickets. I was...

Posted by Paul Osgerby | Apr 27, 2017

This Wheel’s on Fire, a benefit concert for the Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature, will be at the Englert Theater this Friday, April 28. Keeping in tune with the...

Posted by Daniel Boscaljon | Apr 10, 2017

The concluding night of the 2017 Mission Creek Festival was hosted by the Englert, and as usual drew a full crowd. The closing acts face the daunting challenge of being...

Posted by Daniel Boscaljon | Apr 10, 2017

Mission Creek’s offerings last night provided attendees with three presentations of timeless joy.

Posted by Zak Neumann | Mar 27, 2017

Singer-songwriter Conor Oberst returned to Iowa City Sunday for the last show of his current tour. Also know for his work as Bright Eyes, as the frontman of Desaparecidos and...

Posted by Paul Osgerby | Feb 24, 2017

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014) is a movie of blown-out proportions, equal parts mesmerizing and befuddling. The movie will make sure you know. But that’s no surprise...

Posted by Zak Neumann | Feb 5, 2017

Taylor Goldsmith and Wylie Gelber of Dawes on stage at Englert Theatre. Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. -- photo by Zak Neumann. Indie rock outfit Dawes had the Englert stage all...

Posted by Zak Neumann | Feb 4, 2017

William Elliott Whitmore performs to a sold out Englert Theatre. Friday, Feb. 3, 2017. -- photo by Zak Neumann. Lee County, Iowa native William Elliott Whitmore played to a lively,...