Street Closures for Des Moines Arts Festival

June 25, 2019

The following streets near The Temple for Performing Arts will be closed for the Des Moines Arts Festival.

Wednesday, June 26 through Sunday, June 30

Locust Street from 10th to 16th Streets
Grand Avenue from 11th to 16th Streets
15th Street from Ingersoll Ave […]

Yankee Doodle Popcorn Pops Camp Jun 17-21

May 23, 2019

Join us for our Yankee Doodle Popcorn Pops Camp this coming June.  Each day is devoted to one instrument family; allowing children to perform hands-on experiments, hear and meet live musicians, play themed games and enjoy a snack and story.

Street Closures for CelebrAsian Festival

May 21, 2019

The following streets near The Temple for Performing Arts will be closed for the CelebrAsian Festival.

Wednesday May 22 through Sunday, May 26
Locust from 13th street to 10th street
Grand Ave from 12th street to 14th street
12th street closed from Walnut to […]

Academy’s Zauberflote Members Take Top Scores at Perry Band Olympics

March 19, 2019

Congrats to the following members of our Zauberflote ensemble for taking prizes in this year’s Perry Band Olympics.

Anna Christopherson 4th Place (Grades 9-10)
Ashley Thorson 4th Place (Grades 11-12)
Elizabeth Hertzberg 2nd Place (Grades 11-12)

Anna, Ashley and Elizabeth study with Anne Stein, […]

Symphony Academy Hosts Alexander Technique Workshop

February 6, 2019

The Des Moines Symphony Academy is pleased to announce a special opportunity for students to participate in an Alexander Technique workshop. On Thursday, February 14th , we will be hosting a workshop led by world renown master teacher of the Alexander […]