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
UI HANCHER BOX OFFICE CLOSES BETWEEN SPRING AND SUMMER CLASSES -- The
Hancher Auditorium Box Office will be closed during part of the break between
University of Iowa spring and summer classes. The box office will be closed
May 17-22 and May 24-25. The box office will re-open on Tuesday, May 26.
During the time that the box office is closed, mail orders for Hancher's
1998-'99 season and Iowa Summer Rep '98 will be accepted, and the orders
will be processed in the sequence that they are received. Hancher brochures
may be requested by contacting the Hancher administrative offices at (319)
335-1130. Summer Rep brochures may be requested by contacting the department
of theatre arts at (319) 335-2700.
From May 26-June 14 the Hancher Auditorium Box Office hours will be
10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. weekdays, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday and 1-3 p.m. Sunday.
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
People with special needs for access, seating and auxiliary services
should dial (319) 335-1158. This number will be answered by box office
personnel prepared to offer assistance with handicapped parking, wheelchair
access and seating, hearing augmentation and other services. The line is
equipped with TDD for people with hearing impairment who use that technology.