Iowa State Center News And Press Releases

by Jordan Julson. News

The Scheman Building and Fisher Theater are buzzing with educators and vendors for this year’s Iowa Reading Association Conference. It is a two day event taking place Tuesday, June 24 and Wednesday, June 25. The mission of the Iowa Reading Association, an interactive group of individuals interested in reading, is to promote literacy through leadership,… Read more »

by Jordan Julson. News

Dance Vision Performances on Saturday & Sunday On Saturday, June 21 & Sunday, June 22, Dance Vision will be performing their New York New York recital at Stephens Auditorium. Performance Schedule Saturday, June 21 Childrens Show: 12:00 pm Main Show: 6:30 pm Sunday, June 22 Solo Show: 12:00 pm Mian Show: 5:30 pm Visit… Read more »

by Jordan Julson. News

The Iowa State Center is proud to sponsor this year’s Health and Wellness Expo. The expo will be taking place on Sunday, July 13 at 1 P.M and will run until 4 P.M. at the Scheman Building. It is for all ages and there will be great door prizes throughout the expo. The admission and… Read more »

by David Derong. News
Disney's Beauty & The Beast

Before the show, we invited families to participate in special Beauty and the Beast activities dressed in their favorite Disney attire. At intermission, ISU students enjoyed free pizza at the ISU Student Lounge, sponsored by Jeff’s Pizza. Thank you to Bankers Trust for sponsoring the evening. Photos taken on Apr. 10, 2014 by David Derong/Iowa… Read more »

by David Derong. News

Following President Leath’s announcement that all VEISHEA events have been suspended after 5 PM today, we’re sad to announce that ISU Theatre’s Stars Over Veishea and comedian David Koechner‘s appearance have both been officially canceled. Despite the cancellations, tomorrow night’s Beauty and the Beast performance will continue as scheduled as the event is not related… Read more »

by David Derong. News Support
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis

A phenomenal performance by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis. Dr. Michael Golemo, Professor and Chair of the Music Department and Director of Bands at Iowa State University, lead a Celebrity Café talk before the performance. After the show, our donors and a group from our sponsor (WebFilings) had the chance to… Read more »

by David Derong. News

Billy Cox, Buddy Guy, Jonny Lang and many more performed at Stephens Auditorium on Saturday, Mar. 15, 2014 for Experience Hendrix, a tribute to the great Jimi Hendrix. Photos taken on Mar. 15, 2014 by David Derong/Iowa State Center View More Photos Check out photos from our other events!

by David Derong. News
The TEN Tenors on Broadway

On Wednesday, Paul Gelsumini of The TEN Tenors spoke with John Busbee, host/producer of The Culture Buzz, about his experience as Tour Music Coordinator and performer with the internationally acclaimed group. The Culture Buzz airs every Wednesday from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. on KFMG 99.1 FM in Des Moines. On Friday, The TEN Tenors… Read more »

by ISC Staff. News
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra

The world’s finest jazz big band will bring down the house at Stephens when the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra (JLCO) comes to Ames on Wednesday, Mar. 26, led by trumpeter Wynton Marsalis. Sponsored by WebFilings Marsalis is likely the most famous jazz musician alive, an iconic figure in the evolution of the art form… Read more »