CONTACT: PETER ALEXANDER
100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0072; fax (319) 384-0024
UI CAMPUS NOTES -- IOWA CENTER FOR THE ARTS
HANCHER BOX OFFICE BEGINS SUMMER HOURS JUNE 15 -- The Hancher box office
at the University of Iowa will begin its summer hours Monday, June 15.
During the summer the box office will be open 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. weekdays.
The box office will be closed Friday, July 3.
To reach the box office by phone from the local calling area or outside
Iowa, dial (319) 335-1160. Long distance within Iowa and western Illinois
is toll-free, 1-800-HANCHER. Fax to (319) 353-2284. Orders may be charged
to VISA, MasterCard or American Express. UI students may charge their purchases
to their university bills, and UI faculty and staff may select the option
of payroll deduction.
People with special needs for access, seating and auxiliary services
should dial (319) 335-1158. This line is equipped with TDD for people
with hearing impairment who use that technology.
Tickets currently on sale at the Hancher box office include the Iowa
Summer Rep festival of comedies by Alan Ayckbourn and the UI Opera Theater
production of "The Merry Wives of Windsor."
Hancher 1998-99 tickets are available by mail-order only through June.
A free brochure is available by calling the box office or the Hancher administrative
offices at (319) 335-1130.