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February 5, 2018 Des Moines Civic Center

Direct from sell out seasons in London, Hong Kong and Edinburgh comes the mind-blowing vocal show GOBSMACKED! the latest sensation from the UK.

This next-generation a cappella show redefines the limits of the human voice.

Featuring the reigning world champion beatboxer Ball-Zee and an international cast of world-class vocalists, GOBSMACKED! weaves stories through all forms of a cappella from traditional street corner harmonies to cutting edge, multi-track live looping.

Heart stopping singing and jaw dropping beatboxing guarantees the audience will leave with a song in their heart and a smile on their face.

GOBSMACKED! is the latest break-out show that everyone is talking about – it’s funny, joyful and uplifts the spirits of all ages!

"Better than Glee…mesmerizing" EdFest Magazine (UK)

"Gobsmacked! redefines the capabilities of the human voice" – South China Morning Post (Hong Kong)

"Brilliant entertainment, not to be missed" – Broadway Baby (UK)

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Running Time 2 hours
Please note: only children age 5 and over with tickets will be allowed into the theater for this production.

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