Performing Arts Fund News

by Jordan Julson. Support
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Upcoming 2015 donor events begin with Narek Arutyunian on Tuesday, September 29 for any donor who contributes $150 and above. Shows that include exclusive meet and greets for donors at the $300 level are Chamber Kremlin Orchestra, Hot Sardines and Ragtime. Visit the Donor Event page for show dates and details.

by Jordan Julson. News Support

Center Drive from Beach Avenue to the Drive east of C.Y. Stephens Auditorium will be closed from July 27th, 2015 thru August 14th, 2015 to facilitate removal and replacement of that portion of Center Drive. During the time of the road closure, vehicular access to the Iowa State Center Ticket Office will be available through… Read more »

by Jordan Julson. News Support
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Tuesday night (Dec. 16, 2014) the Irish group Danú performed at Stephens Auditorium. They performed some Celtic classics along with some Christmas favorites. Before the show ticket goers got to enjoy live music from the local band the Barn Owl Band. After the show donors had the chance to meet the band members and dancers…. 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. Support
Meet-the-Artist: Cast of Memphis the Musical

Meet-the-Artist Receptions are one of many benefits performing arts donors enjoy. On Thursday, October 24, 2013, donors who gave to the Performing Arts Fund at the $250 and above level met the cast from Memphis the Musical and heard all about their lives on tour. The relaxing post-show took place in the Celebrity Café on… Read more »

by Patti Cotter. Support
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Students at the Iowa State University Foundation call center spent the last few weeks calling alumni to gather support for the Performing Arts Fund at the Iowa State Center. Overall we gained 134 pledges totaling almost $15,000 in support that is vital to our outreach programs and to keeping tickets affordable. Students at the call… Read more »

by Patti Cotter. Support
In Sterio

Our Donor Appreciation Event will be held on Oct. 29 on the Stephens Auditorium stage with a special performance by In Sterio, our artists-in-residence. Classically trained, yet stylistically unique, this innovative and captivating duo fuses virtuosic flute playing with original and eclectic cross-cultural music for an electrifying and powerful presentation of sound. In Sterio’s dynamic… Read more »