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On the Cover – Jan/Feb 20

On the Cover: Polycarbonate globes illuminate “River Constellation,” a new sculpture at Water Works ...

Out and About

What We’re Doing in January and February

What They’ll Do For Love

Robert John Ford. Photographer: Duane Tinkey Since 2004, Des Moines playwright and composer Robert John Ford’s comedy ...

Seriously Funny

Inside the no-nonsense world of local stand-up comedy.

Art Center Shows

Above: Karla Black (Scottish, born 1972), “Nothing is a Must” (2009); sugar paper, chalk, ribbon, ...

A River of Light and Sound

A new immersive sculpture seeks to foster a meditative, yet communal, experience for visitors ...

Inner Landscapes

Artist Christopher Chiavetta explores ‘portals to other places.’

Women Artists Featured

A partial image of artwork created with hand-cut paper by Anna Lambrini Moisiadis, one ...

Show: Female Abstract Artists

“Maelstrom,” a 36×48-inch acrylic painting on canvas by Conn Ryder, curator of the abstract ...

Playhouse Presents ‘Gentleman’s Guide’

Maggie Schmitt, Zachary Smith and Courtney Kayser in “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder.” ...

Dancing anew: Ballet Des Moines gears up for 2019-2020 season

The upcoming 2019-2020 Ballet Des Moines season will fuse a little of the traditional ...