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Watch Rosi Golan on Little Village Live

This week, Little Village Live was pleased to host folk musician Rosi Golan. You can find video from her performance below with more available in our Youtube channel (alongside hundreds of other live performance videos). Be sure to join us at Public Space One this Wednesday, Sept. 7 at 5:00 p.m. for Milk & Eggs […]

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Watch Sleepy Sun on Little Village Live

Last week on Little Village Live we played host to San Francisco’s hazy feel-good group Sleepy Sun. Check out the video below, and while you’re at it, give our Youtube channel a glance to find more video Sleepy Sun as well as hundreds of other musical performances filmed right here in Iowa City. Little Village […]

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Talking Movies: The Future Is Now

Richard Wagner dreamt of a Gesamtkunstwerk, “a total artwork,” a theatrical production that puts the entire human imagination into play and expresses nothing short of the truth. Metropolis–Fritz Lang’s operatic, balletic, mythic, expressionistic, crazy, nightmarish, silent movie–is about as gesamt a Kunstwerk as there is, especially if you add to it the live music of the Alloy Orchestra, who will perform their great score to a screening of a restored Metropolis on Sept. 30 at the Englert Theatre. […]

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Classing Up Bohemia

New Bohemia is beginning to show signs of life. On the corner of 12th Street, there are the Parlor City Pub, Capone’s Restaurant and the Chrome Horse Saloon, making the neighborhood a livelier nighttime destination than moribund Downtown Cedar Rapids a mile to the north. With the renovation of the CSPS building, New Bohemia is becoming a new alternative cultural hub for Cedar Rapids. […]

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The Stage: The Month In Theatre

Megan Gogerty’s new solo show Feet First In The Water With A Baby In My Teeth runs Sept. 9 – Oct. 2 at Riverside Theatre Coralville Center for the Performing Arts Hairspray The Coralville Center for the Performing Arts celebrates its community spirit with homegrown acting company Circle City putting on the musical Hairspray. Once […]

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Hot Tin Roof: There Is Always Cake

It can be said that strawberries are undisputedly good. This is a truth universal in nature. Strawberries are good, and so is cake. Combine these two things. No one will argue. What you do when you can’t convince that boy you love with all the bite-size pieces of your heart to simply love you back? […]

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Plagiarism 101: An Appropriated Oral History of The Tape-beatles

The Tape-beatles practice plagiarism as an art form. The group, founded in 1987, adopted techniques and ideas from concrete music to create a musical project intended to have broader appeal. In a nutshell, this Iowa City group set itself the task of creating music without… […]

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Podcast: Sleepy Sun on Little Village Live

This week on Little Village Live we hosted Sleepy Sun. You can download the full hour-long show here. Be sure to check out the Little Village Youtube channel for more videos of Sleepy Sun as well as countless other local performances. Subscribe on iTunes […]

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