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Starring one of the area's most beloved actors, EVERY BRILLIANT THING is the story of a young boy who attempts to ease his mother's sadness by creating a list of all the best things in the world. Through adulthood, as the list grows, he learns the deep significance it has on his own life. A truly beautiful evening.

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By phone at 319-338-7672, in person at the theatre, 213 N. Gilbert St, Iowa City, Mon-Fri, 1pm-5pm
or 1 hour before each show, or ONLINE*

Single Tickets

Adults: $30 (Over 60/under 30, $28)
Youth (18 and under): $18 (Fri-Sun)
Thursday Student Special:  $12 (College students, please bring ID)
Riverdogs:  This show can be part of your Flex Pass (choose 4, 5 or 6 season shows)
Student rush: $18 (any unsold tickets 10 mins before the show)
Veterans, military personnel & immed family: $24 (Blue Star discount)

Groups (10+): call 319-338-7672 about your discount.*If you are using a coupon, voucher, or Thurs Student, Riverdog, Group or Blue Star discount, please call the Box Office, 319-338-7672 to order your tickets.  Thank you!


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Join us Thursday for a special event with the Obermann Center

Join us this Thursday at 4 p.m. for "Becoming Less Alone:Changing the Conversation about Mental Health." It's a conversation featuring SEAN LEWIS, director of Every Brilliant Thing and artistic director of Riverside Theatre; COREY HICKNER-JOHNSON, ...

Praise for 'Every Brilliant Thing'

"Every Brilliant Thing" scored more than just a sellout crowd on opening night. It also earned praise from reviewer Rachel Korach Howell of Little Village Magazine. Howell writes, "Great theatre doesn’t need bells and whistles to affect an ...

Chatting with Little Village Magazine

Genevieve Trainor of Little Village Magazine spoke with director Sean Christopher Lewis ahead of Saturday's opening of "Every Brilliant Thing." Check out Little Village's preview here.

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