Advanced ticket sales are available through the Hancher Box Office, or tickets can be purchased at the Box Office at the Theatre Building one hour prior to the performance, on an as-available basis, unless the production is sold out.
Tickets for all University Theatres Mainstage productions are available through the Hancher Box Office.
You may also order by phone, in person, or at the door one hour prior to performances.
Order by Phone
The box office is closed for university holidays and breaks, but tickets may still be ordered online during those times.
Order in Person
The new Hancher Box Office is located at 2400 Hancher Auditorium, 141 E. Park Road, Iowa City. The box office is open 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday-Friday (except university holidays and breaks).
At the Door
Tickets can be purchased at the door for most Theatre Arts productions one hour prior to the performance, on an as-available basis, unless the production is sold out.
Gallery, Workshops & Readings
Tickets for Gallery Productions are available in the Theatre lobby one hour before showtime.
Tickets for Gallery Productions are $5 for non-students and free for University of Iowa students with a valid ID. Please Note: We are only able to accept cash for Gallery Production tickets.
Tickets for Workshops, Readings, and Special Projects are free of charge; however, you must obtain a ticket at the door and seating is limited.
Iowa New Play Festival
Tickets for the 2018 Iowa New Play Festival will be available in May at the Theatre Building.
General Admission: $5.00
UI Students: Free
All Iowa New Play Festival readings are free and open to the public, but you must obtain a ticket.
Students must show a valid University ID and will only receive one free ticket per show.
Iowa New Play Festival 2018 Box Office Hours
Monday, April 30 and Tuesday, May 1
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
And one hour prior to each production (or 30 minutes prior to each reading or workshop outside of Room 172)