Mission

MISSION
The mission of the Des Moines Community Playhouse is to change lives by entertaining, enriching and engaging the people of our community through producing high-quality theatrical presentations, avocational experiences, and life -long educational opportunities.

VISION
The Des Moines Community Playhouse is a vital part of a collaborative, energized, and engaged community that values art in its culture, particularly because of the contributions of high-quality avocational, educational, and entertaining theatre experiences.

VALUES

At the Des Moines Community Playhouse, we value…

Theatre as Art Form,

  • Embracing the responsibility to pursue high artistic standards.

Theatre as Avocation,

  • Committing to enrich the lives of volunteers through the process, discipline and accomplishment of production.

Theatre as Learning,

  • Supporting theatrical education to develop language, movement and visual skills, expand personal growth, and to broaden understanding of the human experience.

Theatre as Training,

  • Designing and offering programs to assist members of our community who aspire to practice theatre as a profession.

Theatre as Community,

  • Offering opportunities for collaboration and connection, which build personal and group associations.

Theatre as Leadership,

  • Providing key resources locally for Iowa schools, theatres and organizations as well as regionally, nationally and internationally.

Theatre as Profession,

  • Maintaining a nurturing and rewarding environment for professional staff members who carry our values to our community.

Theatre as Enjoyment,

  • Pledging to consider the entertainment desires and needs of the community in our programming.

Theatre as Institution,

  • Securing the future of theatre in our community through caring stewardship.
Public and Community Partners

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