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Des Moines Community Playhouse

Des Moines Community Playhouse
831 42nd Street
515-277-6261

The Playhouse's mission is to partner with volunteers to create and deliver extraordinary theatre and education programs for communities in central Iowa through high-quality entertainment with special emphasis on issues of social significance; programs which allow for the development of individual self-expression and self-esteem; and programs which identify and encourage individuals to pursue professional theatre development.



Des Moines Community Playhouse is not affiliated with AmericanTowns Media

Upcoming Events at Des Moines Community Playhouse

Silent Sky

Saturday, Jun 15, 2019 at 7:30pm
Des Moines, IA
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Silent Sky

Silent Sky

Sunday, Jun 16, 2019 at 2:00pm
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Silent Sky

Disney’s Newsies

Friday, Jul 12, 2019 at 7:30pm
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Saturday, Jul 13, 2019 at 7:30pm
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Sunday, Jul 14, 2019 at 2:00pm
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Disney’s Newsies

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 7:30pm
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Thursday, Jul 18, 2019 at 7:30pm
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Disney’s Newsies

Friday, Jul 19, 2019 at 7:30pm
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Saturday, Jul 20, 2019 at 7:30pm
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Sunday, Jul 21, 2019 at 2:00pm
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Wednesday, Jul 24, 2019 at 7:30pm
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Thursday, Jul 25, 2019 at 7:30pm
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Friday, Jul 26, 2019 at 7:30pm
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Saturday, Jul 27, 2019 at 7:30pm
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Sunday, Jul 28, 2019 at 2:00pm
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Disney’s Newsies

Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019 at 7:30pm
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Disney’s Newsies

Thursday, Aug 1, 2019 at 7:30pm
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Disney’s Newsies

Friday, Aug 2, 2019 at 7:30pm
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Saturday, Aug 3, 2019 at 7:30pm
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Sunday, Aug 4, 2019 at 2:00pm
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Disney’s Freaky Friday One Act

Monday, Aug 26, 2019 at 6:30pm
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Disney’s Freaky Friday One Act

A Christmas Story, The Musical

Friday, Dec 6, 2019 at 7:00pm
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A Christmas Story, The Musical

A Christmas Story, The Musical

Saturday, Dec 7, 2019 at 5:00pm
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A Christmas Story, The Musical

A Christmas Story, The Musical

Sunday, Dec 8, 2019 at 1:00pm
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A Christmas Story, The Musical

A Christmas Story, The Musical

Sunday, Dec 8, 2019 at 5:00pm
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A Christmas Story, The Musical

A Christmas Story, The Musical

Friday, Dec 13, 2019 at 7:00pm
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A Christmas Story, The Musical

Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 at 1:00pm
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A Christmas Story, The Musical

Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 at 5:00pm
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A Christmas Story, The Musical

Sunday, Dec 15, 2019 at 1:00pm
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A Christmas Story, The Musical

Sunday, Dec 15, 2019 at 5:00pm
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A Christmas Story, The Musical

Friday, Dec 20, 2019 at 7:00pm
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A Christmas Story, The Musical

Saturday, Dec 21, 2019 at 1:00pm
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A Christmas Story, The Musical

Saturday, Dec 21, 2019 at 5:00pm
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A Christmas Story, The Musical

Sunday, Dec 22, 2019 at 1:00pm
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A Christmas Story, The Musical

Sunday, Dec 22, 2019 at 5:00pm
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A Christmas Story, The Musical

Monday, Dec 23, 2019 at 1:00pm
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A Christmas Story, The Musical

Monday, Dec 23, 2019 at 5:00pm
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James and the Giant Peach

Friday, Jan 3, 2020 at 7:00pm
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James and the Giant Peach

Saturday, Jan 4, 2020 at 4:00pm
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James and the Giant Peach

Sunday, Jan 5, 2020 at 1:00pm
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James and the Giant Peach

Sunday, Jan 5, 2020 at 4:00pm
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James and the Giant Peach

Friday, Jan 10, 2020 at 7:00pm
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James and the Giant Peach

Saturday, Jan 11, 2020 at 1:00pm
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James and the Giant Peach

Saturday, Jan 11, 2020 at 4:00pm
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James and the Giant Peach

Sunday, Jan 12, 2020 at 1:00pm
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James and the Giant Peach

Sunday, Jan 12, 2020 at 4:00pm
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James and the Giant Peach

Friday, Jan 17, 2020 at 7:00pm
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James and the Giant Peach

Saturday, Jan 18, 2020 at 1:00pm
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James and the Giant Peach

Saturday, Jan 18, 2020 at 4:00pm
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James and the Giant Peach

Sunday, Jan 19, 2020 at 1:00pm
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James and the Giant Peach

Sunday, Jan 19, 2020 at 4:00pm
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The Diary of Anne Frank

Friday, Jan 24, 2020 at 7:30pm
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The Diary of Anne Frank

Saturday, Jan 25, 2020 at 7:30pm
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The Diary of Anne Frank

Sunday, Jan 26, 2020 at 2:00pm
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The Diary of Anne Frank

Wednesday, Jan 29, 2020 at 7:30pm
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The Diary of Anne Frank

Thursday, Jan 30, 2020 at 7:30pm
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The Diary of Anne Frank

Friday, Jan 31, 2020 at 7:30pm
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The Diary of Anne Frank

Saturday, Feb 1, 2020 at 7:30pm
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The Diary of Anne Frank

Sunday, Feb 2, 2020 at 2:00pm
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The Diary of Anne Frank

Wednesday, Feb 5, 2020 at 7:30pm
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The Diary of Anne Frank

Thursday, Feb 6, 2020 at 7:30pm
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The Diary of Anne Frank

Friday, Feb 7, 2020 at 7:30pm
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The Diary of Anne Frank

Saturday, Feb 8, 2020 at 7:30pm
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The Diary of Anne Frank

Sunday, Feb 9, 2020 at 2:00pm
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Tinker Bell

Friday, Feb 21, 2020 at 7:00pm
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Tinker Bell

Saturday, Feb 22, 2020 at 1:00pm
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Tinker Bell

Saturday, Feb 22, 2020 at 4:00pm
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Tinker Bell

Sunday, Feb 23, 2020 at 1:00pm
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Tinker Bell

Sunday, Feb 23, 2020 at 4:00pm
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Tinker Bell

Friday, Feb 28, 2020 at 7:00pm
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Tinker Bell

Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 at 1:00pm
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Tinker Bell

Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 at 4:00pm
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Tinker Bell

Sunday, Mar 1, 2020 at 1:00pm
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Tinker Bell

Sunday, Mar 1, 2020 at 4:00pm
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Tinker Bell

Friday, Mar 6, 2020 at 7:00pm
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Tinker Bell

Saturday, Mar 7, 2020 at 1:00pm
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Tinker Bell

Saturday, Mar 7, 2020 at 4:00pm
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Tinker Bell

Sunday, Mar 8, 2020 at 1:00pm
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Tinker Bell

Sunday, Mar 8, 2020 at 4:00pm
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Singin' in the Rain

Friday, Mar 13, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Singin' in the Rain

Saturday, Mar 14, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Singin' in the Rain

Sunday, Mar 15, 2020 at 2:00pm
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Singin' in the Rain

Wednesday, Mar 18, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Singin' in the Rain

Thursday, Mar 19, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Singin' in the Rain

Friday, Mar 20, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Singin' in the Rain

Saturday, Mar 21, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Singin' in the Rain

Sunday, Mar 22, 2020 at 2:00pm
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Singin' in the Rain

Wednesday, Mar 25, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Singin' in the Rain

Thursday, Mar 26, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Singin' in the Rain

Friday, Mar 27, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Singin' in the Rain

Saturday, Mar 28, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Singin' in the Rain

Sunday, Mar 29, 2020 at 2:00pm
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Singin' in the Rain

Wednesday, Apr 1, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Singin' in the Rain

Thursday, Apr 2, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Singin' in the Rain

Friday, Apr 3, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Singin' in the Rain

Saturday, Apr 4, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Singin' in the Rain

Sunday, Apr 5, 2020 at 2:00pm
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Pippi Longstocking

Friday, Apr 24, 2020 at 7:00pm
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Pippi Longstocking

Saturday, Apr 25, 2020 at 1:00pm
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Pippi Longstocking

Saturday, Apr 25, 2020 at 4:00pm
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Pippi Longstocking

Sunday, Apr 26, 2020 at 1:00pm
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Pippi Longstocking

Sunday, Apr 26, 2020 at 4:00pm
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Pippi Longstocking

Friday, May 1, 2020 at 7:00pm
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Pippi Longstocking

Saturday, May 2, 2020 at 1:00pm
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Pippi Longstocking

Saturday, May 2, 2020 at 4:00pm
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Pippi Longstocking

Sunday, May 3, 2020 at 1:00pm
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Pippi Longstocking

Sunday, May 3, 2020 at 4:00pm
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Pippi Longstocking

Friday, May 8, 2020 at 7:00pm
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Pippi Longstocking

Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 1:00pm
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Pippi Longstocking

Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 4:00pm
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Pippi Longstocking

Sunday, May 10, 2020 at 1:00pm
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Pippi Longstocking

Sunday, May 10, 2020 at 4:00pm
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Pippi Longstocking

Friday, May 15, 2020 at 7:00pm
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Pippi Longstocking

Saturday, May 16, 2020 at 1:00pm
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Pippi Longstocking

Saturday, May 16, 2020 at 4:00pm
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Pippi Longstocking

Sunday, May 17, 2020 at 1:00pm
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Pippi Longstocking

Sunday, May 17, 2020 at 4:00pm
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Leaving Iowa

Friday, May 29, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Leaving Iowa

Saturday, May 30, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Leaving Iowa

Sunday, May 31, 2020 at 2:00pm
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Leaving Iowa

Wednesday, Jun 3, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Leaving Iowa

Thursday, Jun 4, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Leaving Iowa

Friday, Jun 5, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Leaving Iowa

Saturday, Jun 6, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Leaving Iowa

Sunday, Jun 7, 2020 at 2:00pm
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Leaving Iowa

Wednesday, Jun 10, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Leaving Iowa

Thursday, Jun 11, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Leaving Iowa

Friday, Jun 12, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Leaving Iowa

Saturday, Jun 13, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Leaving Iowa

Sunday, Jun 14, 2020 at 2:00pm
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Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical

Friday, Jul 10, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical

Saturday, Jul 11, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical

Sunday, Jul 12, 2020 at 2:00pm
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Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical

Wednesday, Jul 15, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical

Thursday, Jul 16, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical

Friday, Jul 17, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical

Saturday, Jul 18, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical

Sunday, Jul 19, 2020 at 2:00pm
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Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical

Wednesday, Jul 22, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical

Thursday, Jul 23, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical

Friday, Jul 24, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical

Saturday, Jul 25, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical

Sunday, Jul 26, 2020 at 2:00pm
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Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical

Wednesday, Jul 29, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical

Thursday, Jul 30, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical

Friday, Jul 31, 2020 at 7:30pm
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Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical

Saturday, Aug 1, 2020 at 7:30pm
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