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The Play That Goes Wrong

June 25 - 30, 2019 Des Moines Civic Center

Event Details

Running Time 2 hours, 15 minutes
Intermission: 20 minutes
The Patron Lounge will be open for this event.
Group Tickets:
Groups of 12+ Save 10% on select performances.

Student Rush:
Student Rush Tickets available the day of performance for $26 with a valid student ID. Limit one ticket per ID.

Please note: only children age 5 and over with tickets will be allowed into the theater for this production.
Official Website: www.broadwaygoeswrong.com

What would happen if Sherlock Holmes and Monty Python had an illegitimate Broadway baby? You’d get THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, Broadway & London’s award-winning smash comedy! Called “A GUT-BUSTING HIT” (The New York Times) and “THE FUNNIEST PLAY BROADWAY HAS EVER SEEN” (HuffPost), this classic murder mystery is chock-full of mishaps and madcap mania delivering “A RIOTOUS EXPLOSION OF COMEDY” (Daily Beast). Welcome to opening night of The Murder at Haversham Manor where things are quickly going from bad to utterly disastrous. With an unconscious leading lady, a corpse that can’t play dead, and actors who trip over everything (including their lines), it’s “TONS OF FUN FOR ALL AGES” (HuffPost) and “COMIC GOLD” (Variety) – sure to bring down the house!

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Event Details

Running Time 2 hours, 15 minutes
Intermission: 20 minutes
The Patron Lounge will be open for this event.
Group Tickets:
Groups of 12+ Save 10% on select performances.

Student Rush:
Student Rush Tickets available the day of performance for $26 with a valid student ID. Limit one ticket per ID.

Please note: only children age 5 and over with tickets will be allowed into the theater for this production.
Official Website: www.broadwaygoeswrong.com

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Education Opportunities

Post-Show Q&A (Saturday Matinee)

Stay late after the Saturday, June 29 matinee performance for a Q&A with members of the company. Audience members are invited to move to the front rows of the Civic Center immediately after the conclusion of the performance. (Subject to change without notice.)

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