July 2011

Thomas Fox Averill, a Writers' Workshop alumnus, opens week of UI live streams

Thomas Fox Averill, an alumnus of the University of Iowa Writers' Workshop and a faculty member of the Iowa Summer Writing Festival, will launch a week of live literary-reading streams on the Writing University website at 7 p.m. Monday, July 18.

Summer Rep continues run with six shows July 5 -10

Iowa Summer Rep 2011, “About My Family,” will continue Tuesday–Sunday, July 5–10, with performances of Paul Zindel’s Pulitzer Prize–winning lyrical drama The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds and the evergreen two-person musical comedy I Do! I Do!. The Effect of Gamma Rays… will be held at 8 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday, July 5 and 7, in the David Thayer Theatre of the University of Iowa Theatre Building. I Do! I Do! will be staged at 8 p.m., Wednesday, July 6, and Friday–Sunday, July 8–10, in Theatre B of the UI Theatre Building.