UPCOMING EVENTS

ON YOUR FEET!

February 20 - 25, 2018 Get Tickets

DEFENDING THE CAVEMAN

February 13 - March 4, 2018 Get Tickets

DANIKA PORTZ

March 8, 2018 Get Tickets

DMPA SUMMER CAMPS

2018 DMPA Summer Camp Registration is now open! 

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DANIEL O'DONNELL

March 4, 2018 Get Tickets

CHICAGO

March 9 - 11, 2018 Get Tickets

THE BABY BOOMER COMEDY SHOW

March 17, 2018 Get Tickets

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GRAMMY® AWARD-WINNING SINGER-SONGWRITER PATTY GRIFFIN COMES TO THE TEMPLE THEATER

DES MOINES, IOWA - Des Moines Performing Arts is pleased to announce that singer-songwriter and musician PATTY GRIFFIN, will take the Temple Theater stage on Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 7:30 p.m…

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TICKETS TO A CAPPELLA QUARTET TONIC SOL-FA ON SALE FEB. 16!

DES MOINES, IA - Des Moines Performing Arts is pleased to announce that tickets to ground-breaking a cappella ensemble, TONIC SOL-FA, will go on sale Friday, Feb. 16, 2018 at 9 a.m. The ensemble…

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