Nolan Boggess is a student at Grinnell College obtaining a degree in Theatre & Dance. Originally from Des Moines, IA, Nolan grew up experiencing theatre of the heartland and one too many productions of The Music Man. When not working on theatre, he is obsessing and researching about it. Nolan is ecstatic to join the BroadwayWorld team and bring attention to the thriving theatre scene Des Moines offers.
It is a known fact that any cold heart can be warmed by a seven foot mute monster in tap shoes singing Irving Berlin's "Puttin' on the Ritz". If you happen to be a fan of Mel Brooks' film Young Frankenstein, you already know this. But, if you happen to be like me and have never seen the iconic film, you need to go see The Des Moines Playhouse's production of Young Frankenstein immediately.BWW Review: WEST SIDE STORY Entertains in Face of Controversy at The Des Moines Playhouse October 20, 2016
Amidst months of controversy and questioning, Des Moines Playhouse's West Side Story succeeds to be one of the best and emotionally charged shows Des Moines has seen in a while. That is, if one can get past the apparent lack of Latinx actors in the show.BWW Review: HAND TO GOD Thrills at StageWest Theatre Company September 15, 2016
The summer theatre season in Des Moines is officially wrapping up, which means an impressive fall season is ready to launch. Whether you're a fan of classics, have children to please, or want something a little edgy, you will be pleased with one of the many shows offered in the Des Moines Metro.