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September 18, 2019

Iowa Dance Festival 2019

IOWA DANCE FESTIVAL 2019 On the Stage, On the Street, On the Screen Produced by InterDance and supported in part by the Iowa Arts Council FRIDAY OCTOBER 18 6 PM:…
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September 18, 2019

FilmScene’s Chauncey Grand Opening

FilmScene's new second location at the new Chauncey Building will have their opening weekend with multiple events and celebrations to commemorate this major milestone in Filmscene and The Englert Theatre's collaborative Strengthen…
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September 18, 2019

CRMA Announces Free Summer Statistics

The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art (CRMA) is pleased to announce that its Free Summer Accessibility Program welcomed 8,998 visitors to the Museum between July 2 and September 1, 2019. …
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September 4, 2019

Win tickets to Beatles vs Stones at the Paramount Theatre!

Attention all ICCA partners, followers, and supporters! We have two pairs of premier tickets (includes a meet and greet before the show!) to the "Beatles vs Stones" show at the…
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September 4, 2019

The Gazette announces “ABBA MANIA” Live at the Paramount Theatre January 25, 2020

The Gazette and the Paramount Theatre have announced the world’s number one touring ABBA tribute band ABBA MANIA will perform in concert on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at the Paramount…
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September 4, 2019

Thousands of food-insecure residents in Johnson County will benefit from a new greenhouse. 

Iowa Valley RC&D is proud to announce that it will be installing a 30 ft by 96 ft greenhouse for its Grow: Johnson County program which provides fresh produce to…
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August 28, 2019

United Way of Johnson & Washington Counties’ 2019-20 Campaign Kick Off… Change Doesn’t Happen Alone!

United Way of Johnson & Washington Counties will kick off its 2019-2020 “Change Doesn’t Happen Alone” Campaign on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 beginning at 4:00 pm in the Park Lodge…
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August 28, 2019

The Salvation Army to Host Trivia Night Fund-raiser on Saturday, September 21; Proceeds Support Hunger Relief Programs

Trivia enthusiast of all skill levels are encouraged to join us for our first annual Trivia Night fund-raiser on Saturday, September 21st from 4-7pm at The Salvation Army Community Center.  “All About…
Call for Artists
August 28, 2019

UI Department of Theatre Arts Announces Auditions for Fall 2019 Productions – Open to Everyone!

The University of Iowa Department of Theatre Arts will hold auditions from August 29-September 1, 2019 for 70 of roles in our 12 fall productions, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning production…
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August 21, 2019

U.S. Cellular Center Light Sculpture Call for Artists

The City of Cedar Rapids, Iowa is requesting proposals for a public art installation to be located in the City of Cedar Rapids Convention Center and U.S. Cellular Center Complex.…
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August 21, 2019

Uptown Survey Collects Input from Residents

Uptown Marion Main Streets is asking residents to fill out a short online survey that will be used in guiding programs to improve the Uptown District. In conjunction with Main…
Call for Artists
August 14, 2019

Directors Needed: Dreamwell Theatre

We are currently seeking directors for the following shows in our 2019-2020 season: 4.48 Psychosis Sarah Kane, Cowboy Mouth by Sam Shepard and Patti Smith, Hatchet Lady by by Savannah…
Partner News
August 14, 2019

CRMA Director chosen to speak at Conference in London

The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art (CRMA) is pleased to announce that Executive Director Sean Ulmer was selected to speak about the Grant Wood Studio at a conference on historic…
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August 14, 2019

Theatre Cedar Rapids Announces 2019-2020 Season Board of Directors Officers and New Members

Theatre Cedar Rapids is proud to announce the Officers of its Board of Directors for the 2019-2020 season.   President Dave Morton – President, J.W. Morton and Associates Vice President…
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August 7, 2019

Orchestra Iowa Announces 2019-2020 Season

Orchestra Iowa’s 2019-2020 season will take you on an elemental exploration of the heavens and earth through a plethora of symphonic masterpieces and audience favorites. The season blasts off with Brucemorchestra! This…
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August 7, 2019

A Celebration of Black Hair Committee Roundup

The city of North Liberty and our collaborating partners would like to invite members and organizations of the corridor community to join together in planning, organizing, and executing a Celebration…
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August 7, 2019

Public Space One to buy two historic homes in IC Northside Neighborhood / launches capital campaign

A Home for Possibilities, Two houses for the new PS1 Public Space One is thrilled to announce the next era of its existence in Iowa City, with the purchase of…
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July 31, 2019

Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation announces its third grant cycle of 2019

EARLIER GRANT DEADLINE Friday, September 20, 2019 at 4:30 p.m. CST NEXT GRANT CYCLE The Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation announces its third grant cycle of 2019 for local charitable…
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July 31, 2019

City Circle Theatre Company Announces Auditions for Annie

City Circle Theatre Company of Coralville will hold auditions for Annie on Friday, August 23 from 6 pm to 9 pm and Saturday, August 24 from 9 am to 5 pm.…
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July 31, 2019

Ice Cream Social and Cabaret: Old Creamery’s 2020 Season Announcement

Join us for some delicious treats and even more delectable tunes, sung by your favorite Old Creamery performers! Artistic Director, Sean McCall, will reveal our 2020 Main Stage Season at…
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July 23, 2019

Beatles vs. Stones show to settle an old score on Cedar Rapids stage

The debate between the Beatles and the Rolling Stones has been going on ever since they first crossed paths on the charts 54 years ago. The argument at the time,…
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July 23, 2019

Ribbon Cutting Held for New Farm Bureau Pavilion

The Linn County Fair Association held a ribbon cutting for the new Farm Bureau Pavilion on the Linn County Fairgrounds on Sunday, June 30. “The Linn County Fair and fairgrounds…
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July 23, 2019

Uptown Getdown Music Series Starts August 1

Uptown Getdown will kick off its 2019 season on August 1. The series is held each Thursday night in August from 6:00-9:00 p.m. in City Square Park, Marion. Enjoy live…
Call for Artists
July 17, 2019

The Graduate Hotel Mural Project, Request for Proposals

The Iowa City Downtown District in collaboration with AJ Capital Partners and The Graduate Hotel is excited to invite artists or teams of artists to submit a proposal for a…
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July 17, 2019

Corridor Business Journal Invites Forty Under 40 Nominations

The CBJ is seeking nominations for its 2019 Forty Under 40 class. These annual awards recognize 40 leaders under the age of 40 who have made a significant impact in…
Call for Artists
July 17, 2019

Art Comes Alive: International Emerging Artist Competition

ADC Fine Art proudly sponsors ART COMES ALIVE (ACA), an international, juried fine-art competition and exhibit that awards the best emerging and professional artists. Known as the “Academy Awards for…
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July 10, 2019

NewBo Art Walk Night: Thursday July 11

NewBo Art Walk Night! Thursday July 11, 2019 participating galleries : Black Earth Gallery  Cherry Building Commons Gallery CSPS/Legion Arts Ceramics Center Pix Fiz Kacere Gallery 128 Showroom _________________________________________ Black…
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July 10, 2019

New Special-Themed Tour at Brucemore Exploring Preservation Projects and Issues

Discover preservation in progress this summer at Brucemore, one of Iowa’s most iconic historic sites, through a new special-themed Preservation Tour—July 24 or August 20 at 5:30 p.m.The 26-acre estate features…
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July 10, 2019

Artist-in-Residence Jim Schlett Offers Sunset Walk, Presentation at Herbert Hoover NHS

Photographer Jim Schlett will lead a sunset photography walk and a presentation at Herbert Hoover National Historic Site this August. Mr. Schlett is this year’s Artist-in-Residence for the national park…
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July 3, 2019

The History Center

The History Center has a rich history in the Cedar Rapids community, having started in 1969 as the Linn County Historical Museum Association. Executive Director Jason Wright said the organization…
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July 3, 2019

Eat. Drink. & Be Marion Food & Pub Crawl Fundraiser

Uptown Marion will host the fifth annual Eat. Drink. & Be Marion: Pub Crawl Fundraiser on Thursday, July 11, 2019, from 5:30 – 9:30PM. Enjoy a night out on the…
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July 3, 2019

Shifting Grounds receives a Grant from the Iowa Arts Council

And we are so excited to share that Shifting Ground has been chosen to be funded by the Iowa Arts Council, a division of the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs. …
Partner News
June 26, 2019

MusicIC Festival to celebrate ‘greatest hits’ during June 26-29

The MusicIC festival returns for a ninth season from June 26-29, 2019. Over the course of four programs, MusicIC will feature some favorites from past festivals, celebrating classics of chamber…
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June 26, 2019

Free Summer Admission at the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art

The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art (CRMA) is excited to announce the tenth year of our Free Summer Admission Program! The CRMA will be free for all visitors July 2…
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June 25, 2019

No Clowning Around: SLIPKNOT Iowa Whiskey

SLIPKNOT has unveiled details of their very own craft spirit, No. 9 Iowa Whiskey, which will be available August 10th at select retailers in all 50 states and at the band's…
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June 19, 2019

UI Department of Theatre Arts announces 2019–2020 Mainstage Season

The University of Iowa Department of Theatre Arts is pleased to announce its 2019–2020 Mainstage season, including a co-production with the University of Iowa School of Music. Tickets will go…
Call for Artists
June 19, 2019

Aesthetica Art Prize is Open for Entries

Noriyuki Suzuki, Oh my Hosted by Aesthetica Magazine, the Aesthetica Art Prize is a celebration of excellence in art from across the world. It offers both emerging and established artists…
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June 18, 2019

BBQ Roundup Announces 2019 Entertainment Lineup

VenuWorks of Cedar Rapids announced the full schedule of events today for the 31st Annual Cedar Rapids BBQ Roundup, presented by University of Iowa Community Credit Union. The four-day festival…
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June 12, 2019

Disney’s NEWSIES runs June 14–22 with talent from 10 area schools

City Circle Theatre Company of Coralville is collaborating with Nolte Academy to produce Disney's NEWSIES on June 14–16 and 21–22 at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. Performances are June 14,…
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June 12, 2019

Countdown to North Liberty Blues & BBQ

We're one month out from the festival Join us at Reds this Thursday Event fans, sponsors and volunteers are invited to drop by Reds Alehouse’s patio this Thursday between 5-7…
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June 12, 2019

Flood the Run Encourages Teams to Get Soaked – At a Discount!

It’s time to get your team registered for Flood the Run!  Teams of 10 or more runners will receive $2 off each member, and teams of 25 or more will…
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June 5, 2019

Corridor MPO to Host Open House on Upcoming Road, Trail, and Transit Projects

Transportation projects for the FFY20 – FFY23 Transportation Improvement Program will be on display and available for public comment CEDAR RAPIDS – The Corridor Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) welcomes residents…
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June 5, 2019

State Historical Society: Goldie’s Kids Club Field Trips

School's out! So bust out of the classroom and stretch your wings. At least, that's what I'll be doing – and I hope you'll come along. This summer, the State…
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June 4, 2019

Iowa Artists Highlighted in Blue Exhibition This Summer at CRMA

Celine Hartwig, Truckomat, I-80, Exit 284, 2018, photograph, on loan from the artist, L2019.114. This summer, visitors to the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art (CRMA) will be enjoying an exhibition…
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May 29, 2019

Millstock 2019

Join Millstream Brewing Company for the first ever Millstock! Tie dye and a fun time are required by all! Three days of music, food, camping & fun! No pets please.…
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May 29, 2019

Call for Artists: NewBo Art Fest

APPLICATION DEADLINE APPROACHING! ON JUNE 14, 2019 CALL FOR ARTISTS The 13th Annual NewBo Art Fest 2019 Sunday September 1, 2019, Cedar Rapids, IA The 13th Annual NewBo Art Fest in Cedar…
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May 29, 2019

Iowa City Downtown District Hires New “Nighttime Mayor”

The Iowa City Downtown District (ICDD) announced on Wednesday it’s hired a new “Nighttime Mayor,” the nonprofit’s “nightlife, arts and culture liaison.” Joe Reilly will fill the vacancy created when Angela…
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May 22, 2019

Family Fun Nights Return to Hancher in June

We’re celebrating music, the written word, visual arts, and dance all through June—and we hope you and your kids will join us!Family Fun Nights are free and coincide with Thursday…
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May 22, 2019

Dreamie Nominations are In! Vote now and find out the winners at the Dreamwell Night of Stars, June 6!

The Dreamie nominations are in! They are (nominations listed in season order): Best Performer Michelle Payne Hinz (Marjorie- Marjorie Prime) Stephen Ivester (Max- The Homecoming) Linda Merritt (Mother- Really) Jessica Wilson (Annabell-Fix Me,…
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May 22, 2019

Cedar Rapids Art Museum walks on wild side with shoe exhibition

Walter Steiger design. From Cedar Rapids Museum of Art CEDAR RAPIDS — King Tut, King Louis XIV, Annie Hall, Carrie Bradshaw and Lady Gaga would feel right at home in…
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May 15, 2019

Nancy Cree Keyboard Learning Centers Celebrate 30th Anniversary

West Music, in partnership with the Nancy Cree Keyboard Learning Centers, is celebrating the Keyboard Learning Center’s 30th Anniversary. With 250 students across 3 locations, the Corridor’s most complete and comprehensive keyboard…
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May 15, 2019

Summer of the Arts announces the schedule for the revamped Soul & Blues Festival

JC The New King of Funk The Iowa Soul Festival is now the Soul & Blues Festival, changing the focus of the event to celebrate the Black Experience through the…
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May 15, 2019

Iowa City Community Theatre Auditions for “Pippin”

Auditions still ahead for our season opener,  from creative team Josh Sazon and Wes Habley! Robert A. Lee Rec Center June 7, 6-9 pm June 8-9, 2-5 pm With an…
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May 8, 2019

Celebrate Mother’s Day With These ICCA Partners

Cedar Ridge Winery and Distillery Celebrate Mother's Day this Sunday from 1-4 with live music from Dubuque native, Steve Kalmes! With 40+ years of Live Music in Rock, Blues and Country…
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May 7, 2019

Marion Arts Festival: Empty Bowls Project Expects to Surpass $110,000 Donated to Area Food Pantries

Empty Bowls Project Making its debut in 1996, the Marion Arts Festival's "Empty Bowls" project features the sale of 1,000 student-made ceramic bowls, with 100% of the proceeds used to…
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May 1, 2019

Making Iowa City the Greatest Small City for the Arts in America

The City of Iowa City has backed a major fundraising campaign for the historic Englert Theatre and FilmScene, both Downtown staples looking to have a lasting impact on the City's…
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May 1, 2019

Maifest: Spring Has Sprung

It’s MAY!!!! Warmer weather is here and the flowers are starting to bloom.  May means Maifest in the Amana Colonies and you’ll find the villages are ready for the summer…
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April 30, 2019

August Uptown Getdown Schedule Announced

Uptown Getdown will kick off its 2019 season on August 1. The series is held each Thursday night in August from 6:00-9:00 p.m. in City Square Park, Marion. Enjoy live…
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April 24, 2019

Dreamwell Theatre: “Tragedy: A Tragedy” and Announcing QueertopIA

Dreamwell Theatre is proud to present "Tragedy: A Tragedy" by Will Eno, April 26 and 27, and May 3 and 4, at Public Space One 120 N. Dubuque St., Iowa…
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April 24, 2019

Mount Vernon’s Chalk the Walk returns May 4 and 5; event to celebrate 50 years of Woodstock

MOUNT VERNON – The City of Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon Parks and Recreation, the Mount Vernon Area Arts Council and the Mount Vernon-Lisbon Community Development Group (CDG) have announced the…
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April 24, 2019

Iowa City West High Student Selected to Receive Artist Commission from Toyota of Iowa City

Iowa City West junior Rong Zhou (Selina) Hua  has been selected by Toyota of Iowa City and Summer of the Arts to have an original painting commissioned as part of…
Call for Artists
April 17, 2019

Applications Open to Americans Age 15-18 for 2-Week Summer Writing Camps at the University of Iowa’s International Writing Program

Creative Writing Brings Students from the U.S. & Around the World to Short Summer Residencies in Iowa IOWA CITY, IOWA — The International Writing Program (IWP) welcomes students from all…
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April 17, 2019

The University of Iowa Department of Dance presents BFA Concert 2019: Rooting Upwards

Rooting Upwards. Credit: Jonah Terry Iowa City, Iowa—The University of Iowa Department of Dance is pleased to present Rooting Upwards, a BFA Concert featuring the work of Kaitlin Craven, Shannon…
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April 17, 2019

West Music & D’Addario To Host Guitar Restring Events Benefiting the United Action for Youth and Eastern Iowa Arts Academy

West Music & D’Addario To Host a Guitar Restring Event Benefiting the United Action for Youth Coralville, IA – April 20, 2019 – West Music Coralville, in partnership with D’Addario, will…
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April 10, 2019

The University of Iowa’s International Writing Program Launches the Women’s Creative Mentorship Project

The International Writing Program (IWP) at the University of Iowa is proud to launch the Women’s Creative Mentorship Project (WCM Project), in collaboration with the U.S. Department of State Bureau…
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April 9, 2019

Take a Bite: A Three Day Food Festival

If you love to eat and drink the Amana Colonies have the perfect event for you. The Amana Colonies present their Foodies Dream Festival — Take a Bite: A Three…
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April 8, 2019

2019 Cedar Rapids Independent Film Festival This Weekend, Special Guests

The 18th Annual Cedar Rapids Independent Film Festival is coming up this weekend, Friday, April 12th and Saturday, April 13th, 2019. Forty films covering all genres and lengths will be…
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April 3, 2019

Dreamwell Theatre, KaraokeCon III

Come join Dreamwell Theatre on Friday, April 12 at the Mill in Iowa City for one of our most fun fundraisers we do, Karaokecon III! Doors open at 7:30 and…
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April 3, 2019

West Music Hosts One-of-a-Kind Spring String Event

West Music, celebrating its 78th year of being a locally-owned and family operated music store, will hold its Spring String Fling event this April and May.  Six of West Music’s…
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April 3, 2019

CRMA Celebrates Opening of Two New Exhibitions; Bruce Beasley: A New Direction, and John Beckelman: Horizon Suite

The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art (CRMA) will celebrate the opening of two exhibitions with Artist Talks and an opening reception on Thursday, April 4 from 5:30 PM-7:30 PM.  …
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March 27, 2019

Summer of the Arts welcomes world-renowned jazz artists for Iowa City Jazz Festival

The usual mix of top stars, genre legends, and young talents comprise the lineup for the 2019 Iowa City Jazz Festival. July 5-7 will feature hours of free performances on…
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March 27, 2019

Corridor Jazz Project honors devoted teachers

Two Iowa music legends were also recognized at the concert. The family of John Shultz sponsored the appearance of the CR Washington High School Revolutionists. John was a legendary keyboardist and composer, with…
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March 27, 2019

Corridor Jazz Project celebrates student musicians

One of the region’s biggest jazz events, The Corridor Jazz Project, brought over 300 student musicians to the Paramount Theatre on March 5. Presented as a part of the Cedar…
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March 20, 2019

Silos and Smokestacks People’s Choice Awards

Several Silos and Smokestacks National Heritage Area Sites within the Iowa Cultural Corridor have been nominated for the People’s Choice Site of the Year 2019. Vote for your favorite Cultural…
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March 20, 2019

CBJ invites Coolest Places to Work nominations

NORTH LIBERTY – The Corridor Business Journal (CBJ) is seeking nominations for its 2019 Coolest Places to Work. Honorees will be recognized at an Aug. 27 awards banquet and featured…
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March 20, 2019

Collins Radio Documentary Chosen for Cedar Rapids Independent Film Festival

CEDAR RAPIDS - The Collins Story: Connecting the Moon to the Earth - Moon Talk has been chosen as an Official Selection to be exhibited at the 2019 Cedar Rapids…
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March 13, 2019

Applications Open for Summer Writing Programs at UI’s International Writing Program

Applications Open to Americans Age 15-22 for 2-Week Summer Writing Programs at the University of Iowa’s International Writing Program Creative Writing Brings Students from the U.S. & Around the World…
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March 7, 2019

Cedar Rapids Among Best Cities for St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations

Cedar Rapids has been ranked 16th out of 200 U.S. cities as one of the best places to celebrate St. Patrick's Day! Different criteria were used to evaluate the rankings…
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March 6, 2019

Summer of the Arts Announces Officers and New Board Members

Summer of the Arts recently elected a new slate of officers and welcomed six new members to the Board of Directors for the fiscal year running from January 1 –…
Partner News
March 5, 2019

Corridor Business Journal’s 15th Annual Women of Influence

The Corridor Business Journal (CBJ) announces its 15th annual Women of Influence. Honorees will be recognized at an April 4 awards banquet and profiled in the April 8 issue of…
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February 27, 2019

Theatre Cedar Rapids Announces 2019-2020 Season

On February 25 Theatre Cedar Rapids hosted a season announcement event for subscribers, donors, and volunteers emceed by Katie Hallman, Executive Director and Angie Toomsen, Artistic Director, to announce the…
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February 27, 2019

City Circle Theatre Company announces its 2019–2020 season

City Circle Theatre Company of Coralville has announced its 2019–2020 season. The 2019–2020 season opens in September with The Christians by Lucas Hnath, a riveting drama about the complicated fallout when personal…
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February 27, 2019

RUN CRANDIC: Registration Open, Seeking Volunteers

RUN CRANDIC powered by the University of Iowa Community Credit Union is a unique athletic and social event that brings the Corridor together. In 2018, the marathon route started in…
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February 19, 2019

The Amana Colonies: Two Awards at 2019 Iowa Tourism Conference

The Iowa Tourism Office and the Travel Federation of Iowa presented awards recognizing excellence in the tourism industry on February 7th in conjunction with the 2019 Iowa Tourism Conference. Awards…
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February 19, 2019

Uptown Marion to Host ‘Progressively Uptown’ Event

Uptown Marion to Host ‘Progressively Uptown’ Event Uptown Marion, an Iowa Main Street District, is pleased to announce “Progressively Uptown” event. Enjoy a night out on the town for a…
Call for Artists
February 19, 2019

Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Residency Program

Founded in 1981, by artists for artists, Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts supports today’s artists through an international residency program, temporary exhibitions and commissions, and innovative public programs. Located in…
Call for Artists
February 19, 2019

Buchanan Center for the Arts, New Artist in Residence Program

The Buchanan Center for the Arts is seeking an artist for the new Artist in Residence program in Monmouth, Illinois. The residence will run from approximately June 1–September 15, 2019.…
Call for Artists
February 13, 2019

USArtists International Grant Opportunity

USArtists International supports performances by U.S. artists at important cultural festivals and arts marketplaces around the globe. Committed to the presence of U.S. based artists on world stages, USArtists International…
Call for Artists
February 12, 2019

Iowa Arts Festival: Application for Emerging Artist Pavilion

Summer of the Arts invites high school, college, and university students from across the state of Iowa to apply to be featured in this year’s Emerging Artist Pavilion at the…
Call for Artists
February 6, 2019

Cedar Rapids Museum of Art: Call for Entries

The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art announces a Call for Entries for upcoming exhibition, "Into the Blue," June 8 – September 15, 2019. In celebration of Iowa artists, the Cedar…
Call for Artists
January 31, 2019

Opportunity for Johnson County Up-and-Coming Artists

Summer of the Arts is excited to continue a collaborative project with Toyota of Iowa City to support and promote young, local, Johnson County artists. Creating a Legacy of Local Artists is…
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January 30, 2019

Summer of the Arts Receives Support from Kum & Go Foundation

Summer of the Arts is pleased to announce that they received a $5,000 grant from the Greater Des Moines Community Foundation on behalf of Kum & Go in support of…
Partner News
January 30, 2019

The Iowa Children’s Museum: The Robert E. Yager Active Learning Award 2019 Honorees

(Coralville, Iowa) - At The Iowa Children’s Museum, we believe in the Power of Play and in the positive impact of active learning on child development and education. Research overwhelmingly…
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January 11, 2019

Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation Grant Deadline

Next Grant Cycle The Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation announces its first grant cycle for 2019 for local charitable nonprofits. Applications will be accepted through Friday, February 15, 2019 at…
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January 10, 2019

Think Iowa City: Livability Feature, Tourism Spending, Networking & More

Best Places for a Fresh Start Iowa City was selected for the #3 spot of 10 on Livability's 2019 list for the 10 Best Places to Get a Fresh Start.…
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January 9, 2019

Local artist Fred Easker to present a lecture and book signing at the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art

Local artist Fred Easker to present a lecture and book signing of works in his new book Connected to Place: Landscape Paintings Sunday, January 20 from 1:00 PM to 3:00…
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November 20, 2018

ICCA’s Annual Meeting, Celebration of the Arts

ICCA's Annual Meeting, Celebration of the Arts, featured keynote speaker John Richard, an independent documentary filmmaker, video producer and photographer living in Iowa City, Iowa. For his keynote address at Celebration…
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November 6, 2018

“Saving Brinton” Filmmaker, John Richard, to speak at ICCA’s Celebration of the Arts

Tickets still available. Order before this Friday, November 9. ICCA's Annual Meeting, Celebration of the Arts, will feature keynote speaker John Richard, an independent documentary filmmaker, video producer and photographer living…
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November 6, 2018

Executive Director, Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre

Executive Director Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre The Position Cedar Rapids Opera Theater is accepting applications for the position of Executive Director from strong leaders with broad practical experience in administration,…
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October 25, 2018

Call for Iowa Artists: WINTER ARTS – 2019 Snow Sculpting Competition

January 23-26, 2019, Washington Park The Dubuque Museum of Art, in partnership with the City of Dubuque’s Art in the Park initiative and Winterfun, Inc., announces a call for entries…
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October 9, 2018

Event Coordinator, City of Marion

Job Title:  Part-Time Event Coordinator Company: City of Marion Location: Marion, Iowa Position Summary:  Are you a natural leader who thrives on planning and facilitating big events? Do you have…
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October 2, 2018

Order Tickets Now for ICCA’s Celebration of the Arts

Tickets available now. ICCA's Annual Meeting, Celebration of the Arts, will feature keynote speaker John Richard, an independent documentary filmmaker, video producer and photographer living in Iowa City, Iowa. He…
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September 19, 2018

Filmmaker John Richard Announced as Keynote Speaker at ICCA’s Celebration of the Arts

John Richard (director of cinematography) is an independent documentary filmmaker, video producer and photographer living in Iowa City, Iowa. He works on a variety of projects for clients including The Guardian, LA…
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August 27, 2018

Deadline Extended! Call for Nominations: 2018 ICCA Awards

The Iowa Cultural Corridor Alliance will be hosting its annual meeting, Celebration of the Arts, on November 14, 2018, at South Slope Community Center. We are accepting nominations for the…
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August 27, 2018

Call for Applications: ICCA Board of Directors

The Iowa Cultural Corridor Alliance is seeking several dedicated individuals to serve on ICCA's Board of Directors. Board members must be able to commit to attending the monthly ICCA Board…
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August 23, 2018

ICCA Announces Dawn Jones as Executive Membership Engagement Consultant

The Board of Directors of the Iowa Cultural Corridor Alliance (ICCA) is excited to announce the addition of a new staff member for the Alliance. Dawn Jones will serve as…
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May 29, 2018

Iowa City, City of Literature

By John Kenyon, Executive Director of Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature The Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature organization hosted the annual meeting of UNESCO Cities of Literature in…
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May 8, 2018

ICCA Spring Member Mixer

ICCA is hosting its Spring Member Mixer at the National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library. All ICCA Partners are invited to attend. We also invite you to bring a…
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February 26, 2018

African American history is Iowa’s history, all year long

By LaNisha Cassell, guest columnist. Originally posted to The Gazette Nationwide celebrations of Black History Month may be coming to an end, but the African American Museum of Iowa provides communities…
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February 2, 2018

Museum Educator, African American Museum of Iowa

Museum Educator Overview This full-time position (40 hours/week) reports to the Executive Director and works closely with the Curator and Education Assistant to create and implement high-quality, mission-centered educational programming…
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January 30, 2018

Call for Artists: Iowa Arts Council Spring Art Exposé

IOWA CITY ART SHOW EXTENDS ARTIST APPLICATION DEADLINE All artists encouraged to apply to the 2018 Spring Art Exposé by FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 23rd. Iowa City, IA, (Jan. 30, 2018) CALLING…
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January 23, 2018

Opportunity for Johnson County Up-and-Coming Artists

Summer of the Arts is excited to continue a collaborative project with Toyota of Iowa City to support and promote young, local, Johnson County artists. Creating a Legacy of Local Artists is…
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January 23, 2018

Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs Survey

The Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs would like to hear from you. You are invited to respond to a brief survey about the Department and its three divisions - the Iowa Arts…
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October 26, 2017

Old Creamery Theatre – Main Stage 2018 Season Release

Old Creamery Theatre 2018 Season Release The Old Creamery Theatre is dedicated to performing high-quality, live professional theatre for audiences of all ages and interests. The company offers a wide…
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October 25, 2017

Theatre for Young Audiences 2018 Season

Theatre for Young Audiences 2018 Season Tickets: $10 per person Fancy Nancy – The Musical Book and Lyrics by Susan DiLallo; Music and Lyrics by Danny Abosch; Based on the…