Outdoor Summer Theatrical Concert Events - The Bridges of Madison County

  • 4100 Millis Civic Parkway | West Des Moines, IA 50265
  • Presented By: Tallgrass Theatre Company
  • Dates: 6/25/2021, 6/26/2021
  • Location: Jamie Hurd Amphitheater
  • Price: free-will donation, with a suggested donation of $20.
  • Overview

    In collaboration with our friends at West Des Moines Parks and Recreation, TTC will be producing TWO outdoor theatrical concert events this Summer at the new Jamie Hurd Amphitheater in West Des Moines!

    On Friday, June 25 and Saturday, June 26, 2021, Tallgrass Theatre Company will present the Concert Version of the hit Broadway musical The Bridges of Madison County. -Concert Version

    Based on the 1992 best-selling novel, and developed by Tony Award winner Jason Robert Brown (The Last Five Years, Parade, Songs for a New World) and Pulitzer Prize winner Marsha Norman The Bridges of Madison County captures the lyrical expanse of America's heartland along with the yearning entangled in the eternal question, "What if...?" Winner of the 2014 Tony Award for Best Score and Orchestrations, this sweeping romance about the roads we travel, the doors we open and the bridges we dare to cross will leave audiences breathless. The Bridges of Madison County is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.

    Presented: Friday, June 25, 2021 – Curtain 7:30pm, gates open at 6:30pm

    Saturday, June 26, 2021 – Curtain 1:00pm, gates open at 12:00pm

    Tickets: Free-will donation, with $20 suggested donation amount; reservations suggested as seating will be subject to COVID guidelines.

    Audience members are encouraged to bring chairs, blankets, picnic items

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