Countless hours and millions of dollars, contributed by many individuals and organizations, helped rebuild the theater as it stands today.
Now, having made the transition from a restoration project to an operating theater, the challenges The Englert Theatre faces are new – yet no less important to overcome.
There are many ways to support the Englert:
Friends of the Englert
Help the day-to-day operations of the theater while receiving exclusive benefits at various levels of giving. Read more...
Businesses and organizations have the opportunity to bring top-quality performers to the Iowa City area, while receiving excellent benefits, advertising and publicity. Read more...
Commemorative Giving Opportunities
There are still opportunities left to become a part of Englert history by naming a part of the theatre building after your loved ones, your business or yourself. Read more...
Join our dedicated group of volunteers and put your spare time and talents to work. Read more...
We are always grateful for items - both big and small - that help make our day-to-day operations easier or our customer experience better. Read more...
Your gift to the Englert is a gift to the community, allowing us to continue making a significant contribution to the area.
The mission of the Englert Theatre is to own, maintain and operate the Englert Theatre as a community arts center and performance space, enhancing the vitality of Iowa City's historic down town by preserving its last historic theater.
The Englert Theatre will provide diverse programming, educational opportunities and exposure to the performing and visual arts. Our focus is on highlighting the talents of local performers, artists and ensembles as well as hosting regional, national and international touring performances.
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