Into the Woods by Stephen Sondheim

  • 4100 Mills Civic Parkway | West Des Moines, IA 50265
  • Presented By: Tallgrass Theatre Company
  • Dates: June 16, 2022 - June 18, 2022
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Jamie Hurd Amphitheater
  • Start/End Time: 7:30 PM
  • Price: Tickets: $20 suggested Donation Audience members are encouraged to bring chairs, blankets, picnic items.
  • Overview

    Tallgrass Theatre Company (TTC) announces their return of the Summer Concert Series. In collaboration with West Des Moines Parks and Recreation TTC will be producing a show at the Jamie Hurd Amphitheater located in West Des Moines.  On Thursday June 16th through Saturday June 18th, Tallgrass Theatre Company will present Into the Woods by Stephen Sondheim. Tickets for both shows are free-will donation, with a suggested donation of $20.

    Into The Woods
    Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, Book by James Lapine
    James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim take everyone's favorite storybook characters and bring them together for a timeless, yet relevant, piece... and a rare modern classic. The Tony Award-winning book and score are both enchanting and touching. The story follows a Baker and his wife, who wish to have a child; Cinderella, who wishes to attend the King's Festival; and Jack, who wishes his cow would give milk. When the Baker and his wife learn that they cannot have a child because of a Witch's curse, the two set off on a journey to break the curse. Everyone's wish is granted, but the consequences of their actions return to haunt them later with disastrous results. Into the Woods is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.