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World AIDS Day
Dec 5, 2014 @ 7:30 pm - Dec 7, 2014 @ 10:30 pm
StageWest Theatre Company and The Des Moines Metro Opera are proud to announce a collaborative performance of theatre and music this December in support of World AIDS Day 2014. The performance will highlight each company’s genre in a double-bill production featuring both a play and an opera!
The works chosen by both companies will focus on families coming to terms with the effects of the HIV/AIDS crisis. StageWest Theatre Company will produce The Baltimore Waltz by Paula Vogel and The Des Moines Metro Opera will produce Jake Heggie’s Three Decembers. Each show will be half of the same evening A portion of the proceeds will be donated to The Project of Primary Health Care, which offers a full continuum of HIV services from testing to treatment for individuals seeking compassionate and professional HIV/AIDS services.
This special performance will be held in the Temple Theatre at the Temple for Performing Arts, 1011 Locust Street, downtown Des Moines. Tickets are general seating and will go on sale September 2. Seating is limited, so we encourage you to get your tickets early! Click here for tickets.