2015 Summerfest Schedule

Event was held on Saturday, June 6, 2015 (10 a.m. to 10 p.m.)

2015 Summerfest Schedule

2015 SCHEDULE AT A GLANCESummerfest Schedule At a Glance Icon

2015 HEADLINER

Fire Swords

Pyrotechniq and Environmental Encroachment
Dusk (8:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.)
Central Campus Stage
Performance
For all ages

2015 ALL DAY

The Nitch
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Roaming performances, Central Campus
For all ages
Iowa’s Lost Schools
10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Flanagan Theatre, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts
Exhibit
For all ages
Forgotten Iowa
10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Flanagan Theatre, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts
Exhibit
For all ages
Against Reason: Anti/Enlightenment prints by Callot, Hogarth, Piranesi, and Goya
11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Faulconer Gallery, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts
Exhibit
For all ages
Open to Interpretation
11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Faulconer Gallery, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts
Exhibit
For all ages

2015 MORNING

Iowa Children's Museum LogoIowa Children's Museum: Flying High with Rockets
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Central Campus
Hands-on activity
For all ages
The Constitution: A User’s Guide
10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Lawson Lecture Hall, Room 152, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts
Lecture/Workshop
For older kids, teens, and adults
Bridge Crossing Mississippi RiverUp from the Delta: A Journey Along the Mississippi Driftless Land
10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Sebring-Lewis Hall, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts
Performance
For all ages
The Nitch Cohort PromoThe Nitch
10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
Haight Courtyard
Stage Performance: The Nitch
For all ages
Iowa’s Lost Schools
10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
Flanagan Theatre, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts
Presentation
For all ages
Twirl into a Tale
11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Batts Dance Studio, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts
Workshop
For younger kids
Forgotten Iowa
11:15 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Flanagan Theatre, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts
Presentation
For all ages
Tilly Woodward and children doing art projectSee Art! Interpret Art! Make Art!
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Haight Courtyard and Bucksbaum Rotunda
Hands-on activity
For all ages
What the Founders Wore: Style and Politics in Early National America
11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Lawson Lecture Hall, Room 152, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts
Lecture/Workshop
For older kids, teens, and adults

2015 AFTERNOON / EVENING

Esoterica: a Neo-Gothic Musical Experience
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Sebring-Lewis Hall, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts
Performance
For all ages
Saturday at a Bistro
12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Haight Courtyard
Performance
For all ages
Ten Room-inations HurleyGruber Wrap upTen Room-inations
1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Wall Performance Lab, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts
Performance
For all ages
Microorganisms: They are on us, in us, and all around us
1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Room 1814, Noyce Science Center
Lecture/Workshop
For all ages
Acting/Improv Workshop
2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Wall Performance Lab, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts
Lecture/Workshop
For older kids, teens, and adults
Iowa’s Lost Schools
3 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Flanagan Theatre, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts
Presentation
For all ages
Rust-ic Man blowing antler wearing fur hatRust-ic Improvisations
3 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Haight Courtyard
Performance
For older kids, teens, and adults
Beginning German Language and Cultural Immersion Session
3 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Room 242, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts
Lecture/Workshop
For all ages
Bob Cadmus teaching kids about astronomyGases to Gases, Dust to Dust: The lives of stars
3 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Room 1023, Noyce Science Center
Lecture
For all ages
Forgotten Iowa
3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Flanagan Theatre, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts
Presentation
For all ages
Blank Park Zoo LogoBlank Park Zoo: Every Animal Has a Story
4 p.m. – 5 p.m.
5 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Lawson Lecture Hall, Room 152, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts
Presentation
For all ages
Mr. Midwest’s Traveling Tent Revival Show
4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Haight Courtyard
Performance
For all ages
Secrets of Creativity: A Mathematician’s Perspective
5 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Room 2022, Noyce Science Center
Lecture/Workshop
For older kids, teens, and adults
body of water scene from performanceBody of Water
6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Roberts Theatre, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts
Performance
For all ages
The Nitch
6:30 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.
Haight Courtyard
Stage Performance: The Nitch
For all ages
Difficult Conversations: The Best Children's Books for Demystifying Racial Difference
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Lawson Lecture Hall, Room 152, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts
Lecture/Workshop
For adults
Late Night Observatory Open House
9:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Grant O. Gale Observatory
Open House
For all ages