Gumbo Ya Ya

The District of Rock Island

Friday, June 6, and Saturday, June 7


Sheryl Crow

i wireless Center

Tuesday, June 3, 7:30 p.m.


Sheryl Crow Dear Sheryl:

Woodstock on the Rock

Martini's on the Rock

Sunday, May 25, noon-10 p.m.


Mick Verschorre In times of crisis, it helps to have friends. And as you'll see during May 25's Woodstock on the Rock benefit event, Mick Verschorre (pictured) has a bunch.

35th Annual Mississippi Valley Poetry Contest Awards Night

Butterworth Center

Saturday, May 17, 7-10 p.m


These haiku concern
The Mississippi Valley
Poetry contest.

On May seventeenth,
The Butterworth Center hosts
A gala event -

Sponsored, in part, by
The Midwest Writing Center -
Honoring authors.

12 Angry Men

Playcrafters Barn Theatre

Friday, May 9, through Sunday, May 18


12 Angry Men cast members The Playcrafters Barn Theatre's latest presentation is the jury-room drama 12 Angry Men.

It runs from May 9 through 18.

Iowa New Play Festival

University of Iowa

Monday, May 5, through Saturday, May 10


Regina Taylor And this is why I don't live in Iowa City.

Josh Kelley

St. Ambrose University

Friday, April 25, 8 p.m.


Josh KelleyIn Josh Kelley's latest album, Special Company, the pop-rock performer's title track features the lyric "My girl, oh, she's so damn pretty."

The Diplomats of Solid Sound featuring The Diplomettes

Rock Island Brewing Company
Saturday, April 19, 10 p.m.


Marc Rizzo

The Redstone Room

Wednesday, April 9, 8:30 p.m.


Fresh Aire: Music of Mannheim Steamroller


Adler Theatre


Sunday, April 6, 7 p.m.