Contact: Angela Ossian, Iowa State Center, 515-294-1414, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Holly Boman, Iowa State Center, 515-294-3566, e-mail: email@example.com STEPHENS AUDITORIUM EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT What: Norah Jones Where: Stephens Auditorium, Ames When: Friday, October 30 at 8 p.m. Tickets: $68, $48 $32.50 (Tickets go on sale Thursday, September 10 at 10 am) Norah Jones first emerged on the… Read more »
08/7 Update: Center Drive road work is complete and Center Drive is now open from University Ave through to Beach Ave. Iowa State Center Ticket Office hours are from 10 am to 4 pm, Monday – Friday.
Just Announced! The 2015-2016 touring cast of Bullets Over Broadway! BULLETS OVER BROADWAY features Michael Williams as “David Shayne,” Emma Stratton as “Helen Sinclair,” Jeffrey Brooks as “Cheech,” Bradley Allan Zarr as “Warner Purcell,” Michael Corvino as “Nick Valenti,” Hannah Deflumeri as “Ellen,” Rick Grossman as “Julian Marx,” Jemma Jane as “Olive Neal” and Rachel… Read more »
Clarinetist Narek Arutyunian* comes to Ames as part of Iowa State Center’s Martha-Ellen Tye Performing Arts Institute Young Concert Artist residency series. Featuring a public concert October 1, Arutyunian’s September 28-30 residency will include lecture/demonstrations, masterclasses, and a special “Donors-Only” concert with audience members joining him on the stage of Stephens Auditorium. Mr. Arutyunian is… Read more »
July will be a busy month for the Iowa State Center as there are several big conferences arriving to the Scheman Building and Stephens Auditorium. On June 30 the State 4-H Foundation will be hosting their annual event that will bring over 1000 young 4-H members to the Iowa State University Campus and the Iowa… Read more »
Over 2,000 students arrive in Ames as part of the Future Problem Solving Program International. Grades 4 through 12 compete individually and in teams to solve problems in different categories. The events will be taking place at resident halls, Hilton Coliseum and the Scheman Building. Intellectual property is this year’s theme. To learn a little… Read more »
We are pleased to introduce two couples who will serve as co-chairs for our 2015–16 Performing Arts Fund campaign, and who shared with us their appreciation for the arts. Meet the 2015-2016 Co-Chairs, Chuck and Betty Baudler Horras and Willa and Dave Holger. Read more about our co-chairs
Three Great Shows! As the weather has been heating up so has the news about new shows coming to Stephens Auditorium. The shows MythBusters: Jamie and Adam UNLEASHED!, Little Big Town and Mannheim Steamroller will all be performing at Stephens Auditorium beginning this fall. Little Big Town performs on Friday, October 9, 2015. The foursome… Read more »
The Iowa State Center’s GM, Mark North stopped by the Great Day KCWI 23 studio to discuss the 2015-2016 Performing Arts Series.
On the Verge Location: The Memorial Union Maintenance Shop – Ames For Tickets: Tickets are available through the Memorial Union Maintenance Shop Ticket Office and MidwesTix. Ticket Price: Adults $18, seniors $16, students $11. Advance purchase is suggested. Note: Tickets will not be sold at the Stephens Auditorium Ticket Office. Tickets are only available at… Read more »