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University of Iowa News Release

June 4, 2004

Riverside Theatre, Brucemore To Be Featured On 'Know The Score' June 11

Riverside Theatre's Shakespeare Festival and Brucemore in Cedar Rapids will be featured when University of Iowa radio station KSUI, 91.7 FM (101.7 FM in Dubuque) broadcasts "Know the Score LIVE!" from the Lasansky Gallery and the Nancy and Craig Willis Atrium of the University of Iowa Museum of Art (UIMA) 5-7 p.m. Friday, June 11.

The program, part of the weekly arts and humanities series hosted by Joan Kjaer on KSUI, will take place before a live audience in the Museum of Art and will be broadcast over KSUI at that time as well as 3-5 p.m. Sunday, June 13, and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, June 16. Listen on the Internet at http://ksui.uiowa.edu.

The broadcast will feature Ron Clark and Jodi Hovland, as well as actors from Riverside Theatre's Shakespeare Festival, this year presenting "Measure for Measure" and "Much Ado About Nothing." Jazz pianist Dan Knight will perform some of his original composition for the summer productions.

Appearing on the program from Brucemore in Cedar Rapids will be Jim Kern and guests from Brucemore's "American Century Project." The focus is on the Roaring Twenties, with Billy Sunday, as acted by Billy Kropa; Margaret Sanger, as acted by Dawn Stevens; and actors Jason Alberty, Ruth White, Carl Christiansen and Sigrid Reynolds. Music of the era will be performed by The Saints.

M.C. Ginsberg Objects of Art, Inc. of Iowa City is the corporate sponsor of "Know the Score" broadcasts at the UI Museum of Art.

The UI Museum of Art, located on North Riverside Drive in Iowa City, is open noon to 9 p.m. Fridays. Admission is free to the museum and to the "Know the Score LIVE!" broadcast. Public metered parking is available in UI parking lots west and north of the museum.

For more information in the UI Museum of Art visit http://www.uiowa.edu/uima on the World Wide Web. UI radio station KSUI is on the web at http://ksui.uiowa.edu/. Information on UI arts events is available at http://www.uiowa.edu/artsiowa. To receive UI arts news by e-mail, contact ur-acr@uiowa.edu

STORY SOURCE: University of Iowa Arts Center Relations, 300 Plaza Centre One, Suite 351, Iowa City, IA 52242-2500.

MEDIA CONTACT: Peter Alexander, 319-384-0072, peter-alexander@uiowa.edu.

PHOTOS are available at http://www.uiowa.edu/artsiowa/photos.html.