Corporate Support

With your gift, you’re part of a dedicated group of business leaders that value Des Moines Performing Arts and our tradition of providing world-class entertainment, education and cultural activities.

Your support of DMPA ensures the vitality of Central Iowa by:

  • Creating a thriving downtown, where hotels, restaurants and other businesses flourish. 

  • Enhancing our city’s image as a community that embraces the arts, which helps attract top employees. 

  • Assisting teachers’ professional development with important arts integration strategies. 

  • Support programs that rely on continued funding to be successful, such as Live at the Family Series and The Dance Series, Temple Concert Series, Temple Comedy Series 

Des Moines Performing Arts accepts donations at any level, all of which are 100% tax deductible.  Benefits are available for donations of $1000 or more, and you can find an overview of our Corporate Circle benefits listed below.    

Priority Access Tickets
Corporate Circle businesses receive priority access to tickets before the general public when permitted by the show and based on their level of giving. Des Moines Performing Arts cannot guarantee that all productions will have a priority access opportunity.

Ticket Exchange
Enjoy the flexibility of exchanging your tickets for a different date or performance time, when available. 

Playbill Recognition
See your support recognized in the Centerstage Playbill distributed at all Willis Broadway Series performances. 

Corporate Tickets and Patron Circle Lounge
Several Corporate Circle members also choose to support our work by purchasing tickets to shows for customer/employee appreciation or business networking. Corporate Circle members receive concierge service for these ticket requests and Corporate Patron supporters receive access to our Patron Circle Lounge at the Civic Center with those tickets.  

House Seats 
Receive access to best-of-house seats; exclusively available to Corporate Patron level donors (based on availability).

Des Moines Performing Arts
aspires to be a national leader in presenting the performing arts by engaging the Midwest in world-class entertainment, education, and cultural activities.
  • Des Moines Performing
    Arts Partnerships:
Des Moines Performing Arts is a private 501 (C) (3) not-for-profit corporation presenting the performing arts to Iowa and the surrounding states. It is the presenter of major Broadway and educational touring companies, performers and groups, and is the performing home of many local and regional groups, including the Des Moines Symphony. Events, dates, times, performers and prices subject to change without notice.
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