Iconic director Terry Gilliam is coming to Iowa City

Terry Gilliam, director of cult-classic films such as Monty Python and the Holy Grail, The Fisher King, 12 Monkeys and Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is visiting Iowa City for a lecture and reception. Gilliam is appearing as part of The Obermann Center’s Symposium, “Don Quixote in the Age of Electronic Reproduction.” The University […]

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NYC-based comedian Janelle James performs tonight at The Mill

Smile Bitch

Comedian Janelle James The Mill — Tuesday, Aug. 25 at 9 p.m. Last summer, a comedic sketch promising to teach women how to “smile forever” went viral. “Smile Bitch,” the brainchild of Caribbean-born and NYC-based comedian Janelle James satirically envisions a bootcamp that can cure Resting Bitch Face. Tonight at 9 p.m., James returns to […]

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Celebrate Hancher’s opening at ‘Drawing Closer’

Hancher Auditorium

In anticipation of a new grand opening in 2016, Hancher Auditorium will begin its 2015 campaign with a free event packed with art, food, games and more this Saturday, August 22 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. “Drawing Closer: Celebrating Hancher’s Upcoming Opening”,┬áis a family festival that will feature professional chalk artists, a STEAM workshop […]

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