Advertising Opportunities

The Magazine

Overture Magazine serves as the program guide to Orchestra Iowa, Paramount Theatre and Opus Concert Café performances.

Published seasonally, Overture features articles that spotlight the best arts and cultural events across the Creative Corridor. The magazine offers engaging content to accompany the performances highlighted in each issue, including musician bios, philanthropic profiles, a children’s section, restaurant recommendations, plus so much more.

Readers & Circulation

Overture advertisers enjoy vast community visibility, with readership stretching into Cedar Rapids, Iowa City, Coralville, and other Eastern Iowa communities such as the Quad Cities and beyond. More than 10,000 copies of Overture are printed each season, with an estimated audience engagement of over 30,000.

In addition to spanning a wide geographic area, Overture also reaches a broad spectrum of live entertainment enthusiasts from symphonic aficionados to rock n’ rollers, from cool jazz cats to hot Broadway buffs. The readership of Overture Magazine is comprised of active members of the community with access to a disposal income, These men and women spend both their time and money participating in local events and supporting local businesses. Highly engaged, Overture readers are resourceful, smart, and loyal advocates.


Companies who advertise in Overture can also feel good about how and where they are spending their advertising dollars. By advertising in Overture, each company supports the growth of performing arts, as well as helps funds critical music education and early childhood programs throughout the corridor. For more information, please download our 2019-2020 advertising packet or email us at, or call us at 319.366.8206.