DUBUQUE, IOWA (January 22, 2020) — University of Dubuque Heritage Center is pleased to announce the cast of over 50 local youth who will perform Missoula Children’s Theatre’s original musical adaptation of Pinocchio on Saturday, January 25, at 10AM and 2PM in John and Alice Butler Hall, Heritage Center. The performances will be the culmination of a week-long rehearsal with MCT’s touring company.

Here is the local cast, who auditioned on Monday:


DUBUQUE, IOWA (January 10, 2020) — University of Dubuque Heritage Center continues its seventh-annual Live at Heritage Center Performing Arts Series with the Neil Berg’s 50 Years of Rock and Roll at 7:30PM, Saturday, February 15, in John and Alice Butler Hall.

MOLINE, ILLINOIS (January 8, 2020) — The Black Box Theatre in downtown Moline will open their fourth season with “I Never Saw Another Butterfly,” a play by Celeste Raspanti.

DUBUQUE, IOWA (January 6, 2020) — University of Dubuque Heritage Center closes its 2019-2020 Live at Heritage Center Family Series with The Princess and the Peas, performed by Lexington Children’s Theatre, 2PM, Sunday, February 9, in John and Alice Butler Hall.

CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA (January 2, 2020) — Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre will present Giacomo Puccini’s classic work, "Madama Butterfly," Friday, January 17, and Sunday, January 19, at the Paramount Theatre (123 Third Ave SE) in Cedar Rapids. There will be a free pre-opera talk given by Stage Director A Scott Parry an hour prior to each performance.


CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA (December 20, 2019) — Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre will present two free public performances of its 2020 Children’s Opera, The Enchanted Forest by Anna Young, on Saturday, January 11. Each performance will be introduced by Miss Iowa 2019, Emily Tinsman, who will also lead a question and answer session with the performers following the afternoon performance.


DAVENPORT, IOWA (December 10, 2019) — Boasting Tchaikovsky’s glorious score, Ballet Quad Cities and Orchestra Iowa present The Nutckracker in style. Whether this is your first Nutcracker or your fiftieth, the holidays will not be complete without a visit to the Historic Adler Theatre to cheer on Clara and her prince as they battle the fearsome Rat King, and travel through the magical Land of Snow to the Sugar Plum Fairy’s Kingdom of the Sweets.

MOUNT CARROLL, ILLINOIS (December 6, 2019) — Featuring over thirty Christmas songs and holiday comedy, the Timber Lake Playhouse (TLP) cast of singers, dancers, and musicians present an unforgettable holiday experience with TLP’s flair for production. This show is perfect for the whole family and every audience.

MOLINE, ILLINOIS (December 4, 2019) — GIT Improv and The Black Box Theatre of the Quad Cities are excited to announce a new partnership which sees the The Late Nite Shows — a popular line-up of original, uncensored comedy performances — make their long-awaited return at The Black Box Theatre, located at 1623 5th Avenue in downtown Moline, this Saturday.


ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (November 26, 2019) — Do you want to expand the impact of professional dance this Giving Tuesday? Share with your friends why you support our local, professional ballet!

There are multiple ways to expand the impact of professional dance on Tuesday, December 3, 2019.