Clicking on one of the links to purchase tickets will confirm that you have read and understood the online ticketing policies below the event list.
Individual Tickets: Adult and Student (infant through college) prices available. In the Mainstage, Senior (ages 62+) prices also available. Use the pulldown menu after choosing your seats to select Senior and Student prices.
Groups of 15+ receive a discount by calling 515-974-5358.
Season Tickets: Adult (including Senior) and Student (infant through college) prices available.
Mainstage Content Advisory: The Playhouse does not rate subject matter as sensitivities vary from person to person. If you have questions about content, age appropriateness, or other aspects of the show (ie strobe lights and other theatrical affects), please contact the ticket office at 515-277-6261.
Children’s Theatre Age Intention: Playhouse children’s theatre productions are intended for ages 5 and up.
All persons entering the theatre, regardless of age, must have a ticket.
All orders, whether purchased online, by phone, or at the ticket office, are subject to the same fees.
Questions should be directed to the Playhouse Ticket Office, 515-277-6261. Ticket Office hours are Noon-6:00 PM, Tuesday-Friday, and two hours prior to curtain on show days.
Shows & Events Now On Sale
A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder, Sept. 6-29, 2019, on sale in summer 2019
Disney’s Freaky Friday, Oct. 18-Nov. 3, 2019, on sale in fall 2019
A Christmas Story, The Musical, Dec. 6-23, 2019, on sale in summer 2019
James and the Giant Peach, Jan. 3-19, 2020, on sale in fall 2019
The Diary of Anne Frank, Jan. 24-Feb. 9, 2020, on sale in summer 2019
Tinker Bell, Feb. 21-Mar. 8, 2020, on sale in fall 2019
Singin’ in the Rain, Mar. 13-Apr. 5, 2020, on sale in summer 2019
Pippi Longstocking, Apr. 24-May 17, 2020, on sale in fall 2019
Leaving Iowa, May 29-June 14, 2020, on sale in summer 2019
Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical, July 10-Aug. 2, 2020, on sale in summer 2019
Flex Four holders wanting to reserve tickets for a specific performance need to contact the Playhouse ticket office at 515-277-6261.
Groups of 15 receive discounts by calling Debbie Jacobson, group sales, at 515-974-5361. All shows are on sale to groups.
School Matinee reservations may be made by calling Robin Spahr, education registrar, at 515-974-5365. All school matinees are on sale.
Friday Funday reservations for groups of 15 or more may be made by calling the Playhouse Ticket Office, 515-277-6261.
|The Playhouse strives to make its facility and performances accessible to all guests. Theatres are wheelchair accessible. Service animals are welcome. Assisted listening devices, large print programs, and braille programs are available at Mainstage performances. ASL interpreted performances, audio description, and other services may be available with advance notice. Please call the ticket office with specific service requests.|
|The Playhouse has a telecoil hearing loop system. If your hearing ad has a T-coil, you can toggle to that setting to receive the audio signal directly without any headset or other equipment needed. Listening devices are available for free at the ticket office and can be used with Playhouse provided headset or with your own earbuds.|
Online Ticketing Policies
Des Moines Community Playhouse Ticket Office 831 42nd St., Des Moines, IA 50312 515-277-6261, Noon-6 PM, Tuesday-Friday