Daily Archives: July 16, 2012

Desperately Seeking Herky

In 2004, a plethora of individually-decorated Herky statues were placed around the Iowa City area as part of the “Herky on Parade” public art project, celebrating the 75th anniversary of Kinnick Stadium and Hawkeye pride. Eight years later, visitors still delight in taking pictures (and sometimes pieces) of the figure in front of the UIAA’s home at the Levitt Center…

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UI Opera Hits the Road

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Fresh from a stint at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts, the UI is taking its production of Gilbert and Sullivan’s opera H.M.S. Pinafore to Des Moines this weekend for two performances.

The production’s brilliant staging and costuming accompanies a cheerful score and comic plot. Combined with the energetic performances from the young cast, it’s…

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