Temple Theater

Located on the second floor of the Temple for Performing Arts, the Temple Theater is one of Des Moines most intimate performance venues. Home to DMPA’s Temple Comedy Series and Live At The Temple Concert Series, both sponsored by Prairie Meadows, the Temple Theater offers guests the opportunity to feel like a part of the performance. 

TOURS
Want an inside look at any of Des Moines Performing Arts' performance venues? Tours can be arranged for groups of 8 or more. To inquire about tour date availability, send us an email at info@desmoinesperformingarts.org.

Venue Information

Temple Theater
1011 Locust Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 246-2300
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Civic Center Ticket Office Hours: 
Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm

Temple Theater Ticket Office Hours:
2 hours prior to performance time.

Capacity: 299
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You Make The Difference

“It was really amazing to get to perform on the Civic Center stage, to see what the professional touring shows see when they perform.”
- Brittney, Waukee High School

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The Awards Showcase gives 700 Iowa students their moment in the spotlight as part of the Iowa High School Musical Theater Awards program.

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Upcoming Events At The Temple Theater

THE SECOND CITY: Look Both Ways Before Talking

April 24 - 29, 2018 Get Tickets

PATTY GRIFFIN

May 3, 2018 Learn More

TETRIS

May 12, 2018 Get Tickets

RANKY TANKY

May 17, 2018 Get Tickets

Tonic Sol-Fa

May 19, 2018 Get Tickets

DES MOINES GAY MEN'S CHORUS THE PRIDE CABARET: BROADWAY - OUR WAY

June 7 - 8, 2018 Get Tickets
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