Action! Celebrate the Des Moines Playhouse 103rd Year
After over a year of limited shows and creative thinking, the Des Moines Playhouse is back for its 103rd year of live theatre. The 2021-22 lineup is filled with some shows that were originally scheduled last year, new shows, and classes for kids. Season tickets are currently on sale now. In addition to live, in-person performances, The Playhouse will continue to offer live streaming and video-on-demand options for most productions.
Take a look at the Des Moines Playhouse below.
John Viars Theatre Lineup
|Cabaret||September 10 -26, 2021||Purchase tickets here|
|Escaping the Labyrinth||October 15 – 23, 2021||Purchase tickets here|
|Murder on the Orient Express||February 4 – 20, 2022||Purchase tickets here|
|Singin’ in the Rain||March 25 – April 10, 2022||Purchase tickets here|
|Calendar Girls||June 3 – 19, 2022||Purchase tickets here|
|Matilda||July 8 – 31, 2022||Purchase tickets here|
|The Sound of Music, Family Holiday Classic||December 3 – 19, 2022||Purchase tickets here|
Kate Goldman Children’s Theatre
|Junie B. in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells!||November 5-14, 2022||Purchase tickets here|
|Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus||January 7-23, 2022||Purchase tickets here|
|Charlotte’s Web||March 4 – 20, 2022||Purchase tickets here|
|Pippi Longstocking the Musical||April 22 – May 7, 2022||Purchase tickets here|
Youth Classes + Camps
The 2021-22 school year classes are open for registration! Classes are held in person at the theatre. There are classes available for children starting in Pre-K through Grade 12. Take a look at all options and register here.
Do you have a child who loves to act and perform? The Des Moines Playhouse opens up auditions for their shows regularly throughout the year. Announcements are made on their website at www.dmplayhouse.com. Children ages 8 and up, depending upon the show, are eligible to audition. Take a look at one mom and son’s experience participating in a show at the Des Moines Playhouse.