Applause 2013 - 2014

The APPLAUSE SERIES brings world-class performing artists and diverse art forms to Des Moines Performing Arts' stages for one-hour matinee performances for school audiences. Each performance connects to in-class curriculum, providing the perfect opportunity to learn about and through the arts.


 
2013-2014 Applause Series

Reserve your tickets today! All seats $1.


Tomas and the Library Lady
Tomas and the Library Lady
Nov 7–8, 2013
Alonzo King Lines Ballet
Alonzo King Lines Ballet
January 17, 2014
Paige in Full
Paige in Full
Jan 27–29, 2014
Spirit of Uganda
Spirit of Uganda
Feb 7–10, 2014
I Am Jack
I Am Jack
Feb 10–14, 2014
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Feb 24–25, 2014
The Civil War
The Civil War
March 4, 2014
We're Going on a Bear Hunt
We're Going on a Bear Hunt
Mar 6–7, 2014
Stuart Little
Stuart Little
March 28, 2014
The Intergalactic Nemesis
The Intergalactic Nemesis
Apr 29–May 9, 2014
Trey McIntyre Project
Trey McIntyre Project
May 1, 2014
Black Violin
Black Violin
May 13, 2014
Love
Love
May 13–16, 2014
Cirque Mechanics: Birdhouse Factory
Cirque Mechanics: Birdhouse Factory
May 15–16, 2014


Please review our RESERVATION GUIDELINES and PAYMENT AND CANCELLATION POLICIES before placing your order.


UPDATED TICKETING PROCESS
We're pleased to announce that we are now able to offer real-time ticketing to the Applause Series! Educators will now be able to create an online account which can be used to manage your reservations and to immediately confirm your reservations once your order has been placed. Watch this tutorial video on how to use the new ticketing process:

STUDY GUIDES
Study guide materials are available to all schools attending Applause Series performances. These materials provide information about the performance, company, and art form, and provide curriculum-related activities and discussion questions.

PHOTOGRAPHY DISCLAIMER
Photos and/or video taken of attendees during Applause Series events may be used for documentation and future promotional and fundraising purposes.

POLICIES
Please review our policies regarding reservations, payments, and cancellations prior to placing your order.

QUESTIONS
Check out our Frequently Asked Questions page. If you don't see what you are looking for, please contact us at 515-246-2355 or education@desmoinesperformingarts.org.

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 and StageWest. Events, dates, times, performers and prices subject to change without notice.