New Friday Funday Season Starts This October with CHICKEN LITTLE New Friday Funday Season Starts This October with CHICKEN LITTLE
by BWW News Desk on September 26, 2016

Join the Des Moines Community Playhouse on Oct. 7 for 'Chicken Little.' This story is first in the 2016-17 season of Friday Funday, a creative participatory story theatre program for children ages 4-6... (more...)
Teen Improv Nights to Continue This Fall at DM Playhouse Teen Improv Nights to Continue This Fall at DM Playhouse
by BWW News Desk on September 26, 2016

The Des Moines Community Playhouse is the home for Second Saturday, an alternative Saturday night entertainment for young people in grades 6-12. The night of teen improv will be held 7:30-10:00 PM, Sa... (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 9/25/2016 Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 9/25/2016
by BWW on September 25, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 9/25/2016 for Des Moines... (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 9/23; FOLLIES in St. Louis, LAST SHIP in Salt Lake, PUMP BOYS in Seattle, HUNCHBACK in LA! Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 9/23; FOLLIES in St. Louis, LAST SHIP in Salt Lake, PUMP BOYS in Seattle, HUNCHBACK in LA!
by BWW Special Coverage on September 23, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in St. Louis, Salt Lake City, Seattle and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include FOLLIES in St.... (more...)
Actors and Artists Unite 2 End Alz Soars into 2016 with 42 Teams Actors and Artists Unite 2 End Alz Soars into 2016 with 42 Teams
by BWW News Desk on September 22, 2016

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Des Moines Playhouse Presents WEST SIDE STORY Des Moines Playhouse Presents WEST SIDE STORY
by BWW News Desk on September 21, 2016

The Des Moines Community Playhouse presents the Tony Award nominated musical, 'West Side Story,' Oct. 7-30, 2016. Tickets may be purchased online atdmplayhouse.com, by phone at 515-277-6261, or at the... (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 9/18/2016 Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 9/18/2016
by BWW on September 18, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 9/18/2016 for Des Moines... (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 9/16; EVITA Starring Eden Espinosa, IN THE HEIGHTS in Atlanta, Patti LuPone in CA and More! Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 9/16; EVITA Starring Eden Espinosa, IN THE HEIGHTS in Atlanta, Patti LuPone in CA and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on September 16, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Nashville, Atlanta, Costa Mesa and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include Studio Tenn's EVIT... (more...)
Community Conversation on Diversity in Arts Set for This Sunday in Des Moines Community Conversation on Diversity in Arts Set for This Sunday in Des Moines
by BWW News Desk on September 12, 2016

A community conversation on diversity in Des Moines theatre will be held at 2:00 PM, Sunday, Sept. 18, in the auditorium at the State Historical Building, 600 E. Locust St. Dr. Wanda Everage, former v... (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 9/11/2016 Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 9/11/2016
by BWW on September 11, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 9/11/2016 for Des Moines... (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 9/9; HOW TO SUCCEED in Chicago, Julie Andrews-Helmed MY FAIR LADY in Sydney and More! Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 9/9; HOW TO SUCCEED in Chicago, Julie Andrews-Helmed MY FAIR LADY in Sydney and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on September 09, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Chicago, Madison, Sydney and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include HOW TO SUCCEED in Chicag... (more...)
Des Moines Playhouse Announce New Season of Teen Improv Evenings Des Moines Playhouse Announce New Season of Teen Improv Evenings
by BWW News Desk on September 07, 2016

The Des Moines Community Playhouse is the home of Second Saturday, an alternative Saturday night entertainment for young people in grades 6-12. The new season of teen improv starts 7:30-10:00 PM, Satu... (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 9/04/2016 Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 9/04/2016
by BWW on September 04, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 9/04/2016 for Des Moines... (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 9/2; SPRING AWAKENING in Tampa, Kathleen Marshall's LOVE'S LABOR'S LOST at the Old Globe and More! Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 9/2; SPRING AWAKENING in Tampa, Kathleen Marshall's LOVE'S LABOR'S LOST at the Old Globe and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on September 02, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in New Jersey, Tampa, San Diego and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include IAGO in New Jersey, ... (more...)
Revival Theatre Company Announces 2016-2017 Season Revival Theatre Company Announces 2016-2017 Season
by BWW News Desk on September 01, 2016

Revival Theatre Company announces their 3rd season for 2016-2017, featuring Iowa and Eastern Iowa premieres. Revival will continue with their mission of producing cutting edge, thought-provoking music... (more...)
Des Moines Metro Opera Sets Repertory for 45th Summer Season & 2017 2nd Stages Series Des Moines Metro Opera Sets Repertory for 45th Summer Season & 2017 2nd Stages Series
by BWW News Desk on August 31, 2016

Michael Egel, General and Artistic Director of Des Moines Metro Opera, has announced the repertory for the 2017 Summer Festival Season and 2nd Stages Series.... (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 8/26; THE TEMPEST in South Bend, HAND TO GOD in Austin, HUNCHBACK at Music Circus and More! Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 8/26; THE TEMPEST in South Bend, HAND TO GOD in Austin, HUNCHBACK at Music Circus and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on August 26, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in South Bend, Austin, Sacramento and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include THE TEMPEST at The... (more...)
DM Playhouse Honors Legendary Alum, Cloris Leachman DM Playhouse Honors Legendary Alum, Cloris Leachman
by BWW News Desk on August 22, 2016

The Des Moines Community Playhouse welcomes back Playhouse alumni Cloris Leachman and Eddie Rissien for Playhouse Legends, Aug. 27. Hors d'oeuvres reception begins at 4:00 PM with the program at 4:30 ... (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 8/21/2016 Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 8/21/2016
by BWW on August 21, 2016

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Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 8/19; Signature's JELLY'S LAST JAM, BILLY ELLIOT in Israel and More! Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 8/19; Signature's JELLY'S LAST JAM, BILLY ELLIOT in Israel and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on August 19, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Washington, DC, Milwaukee, Israel and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include Signature Theat... (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 8/14/2016 Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 8/14/2016
by BWW on August 14, 2016

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ELF THE MUSICAL to Spread Christmas Cheer to 36 Cities on 2016 Holiday Tour ELF THE MUSICAL to Spread Christmas Cheer to 36 Cities on 2016 Holiday Tour
by BWW News Desk on August 12, 2016

ETworks Presentations, LLC and WarnerBros. Theatre Ventures are thrilled to announce that the Broadway musical ELF will perform across the country once again this holiday season beginning in November ... (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 8/12; CABARET in Boston, AIDA at The Muny, NICE WORK at Music Circus and More! Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 8/12; CABARET in Boston, AIDA at The Muny, NICE WORK at Music Circus and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on August 12, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Boston, St. Louis, Sacramento and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include CABARET in Boston, ... (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 8/07/2016 Now Playing Onstage in Des Moines - Week of 8/07/2016
by BWW on August 07, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 8/07/2016 for Des Moines... (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 8/5; Ogunquit's HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME, FOOTLOOSE in Cleveland and More! Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 8/5; Ogunquit's HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME, FOOTLOOSE in Cleveland and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on August 05, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Boston, St. Louis, Los Angeles and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include THE HUNCHBACK OF N... (more...)
   
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