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.

PARKING
Parking is available in the parking lot south of Locust St. between 9th and 10th Streets for free after 5:00 p.m. on weekdays and free on the weekends. On-street metered parking is available throughout downtown. Parking meters charge Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. 

Venue Information

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Capacity: 299

Temple Theater
1011 Locust Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 246-2300
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Civic Center Ticket Office Hours:
Monday - Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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

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BOOK THIS SPACE

 

You Make The Difference

"To have been given the chance to work with a professional choreographer and music director! Wow!"

- Ridg, Waukee High School

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You Make The Difference

DANCEtalk sessions before and after Dance Series performances help explain the artistry and athleticism that audience members witness.

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Upcoming Events At The Temple Theater

Dixie's Tupperware party

DIXIE'S TUPPERWARE PARTY

September 20 - October 2, 2022 Get Tickets

THE CROWN - LIVE!

October 25 - 30, 2022 Get Tickets
Kathy Mattea

KATHY MATTEA

November 9, 2022 Get Tickets

FORBIDDEN BROADWAY: THE NEXT GENERATION

January 31 - February 5, 2023 Get Tickets

IN THE YEAR OF THE BOAR & JACKIE ROBINSON

February 18, 2023 Get Tickets

UGLY DUCKLING

April 1, 2023 Get Tickets
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