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Hoyt Sherman Place

  • Region: Downtown
  • 1501 Woodland Avenue
  • Des Moines, IA 50309
  • Phone: (515) 244-0507
Overview
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Meeting Facilities
Events
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Since 1923, the 1,250-seat theater has hosted an array of national and local performing arts talents. Hoyt Sherman Place is known for excellent acoustics and a unique historic interior. The theater is available for public and private performances and for corporate meetings.

Attraction Information
General Information
  • Admission Price: Self-guided tour, Free; Guided tour, $5; Performance rates vary.
  • Group Rates: Guided tour for 10+, $5/person.
  • Guides Available:
  • Hours of Operation: Self-guided tours take place from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m, Monday - Friday. Guided tours for adults or students (groups of 10 or more) should make reservations at least one week in advance.
  • Season: Year-round.
  • Self-Guided Tours:
  • Specialty Tours (Ex: Kid-friendly):: Can be accommodated by request.
  • Tour Length: 1 hr
  • Tour Times: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday - Friday.
Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Largest Room 1376
  • Total Sq. Ft. 3068
  • Reception Capacity 200
  • Theatre Capacity 1252
  • Banquet Capacity 150
  • Number of Rooms 4
  • Classroom Capacity 140
  • A/V Capabilities? true
  • Outside Catering? true
  • Free Parking? true
  • Wireless Internet Available? true
  • Wireless Internet Notes (fees, etc) $100
Art Gallery
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2860
  • Theater Capacity: 200
  • Classroom Capacity: 140
  • Banquet Capacity: 150
  • Reception Capacity: 200
Presidents Dining Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 264
  • Banquet Capacity: 10
Deets Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 513
  • Classroom Capacity: 20
  • Banquet Capacity: 15
Theater
  • Theater Capacity: 1252

Trailer Park Boys

  • August 26, 2017
    7:30 - 11 p.m.

Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals

  • September 12, 2017
    From: 08:00 PM to 11:00 PM

TajMo: The Taj Mahal & Keb' Mo' Band

  • September 13, 2017
    From: 07:30 PM to 11:00 PM

An Evening with Ira Glass

  • September 16, 2017
    From: 07:30 PM to 10:30 PM

Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band & Beth Hart

  • September 19, 2017
    From: 08:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Broken Social Scene

  • September 26, 2017
    From: 07:30 PM to 11:00 PM

Emmylou Harris

  • September 30, 2017
    From: 08:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Dylan Moran - Grumbling Mustard

  • October 6, 2017
    From: 08:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Harmony Central Chorus Presents Broadway Tonight

  • October 7, 2017
    From: 07:30 PM to 11:00 PM

David Gray

  • October 10, 2017
    From: 07:30 PM to 11:00 PM

Rodriguez

  • October 12, 2017
    From: 08:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Wynonna & The Big Noise

  • October 13, 2017
    From: 08:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Red Green - "I'm Not Old, I'm Ripe"

  • October 15, 2017
    7:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Regina Spektor: A Special Solo Performance

  • October 30, 2017
    From: 08:00 PM to 11:00 PM

David Crosby & Friends, Sky Trails Tour 2017

  • November 1, 2017
    From: 08:00 PM to 11:30 PM

William Shatner: Shatner's World - We Just Live In It

  • November 2, 2017
    From: 08:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Tommy Emmanuel & David Grisman: C.G.P. & Dawg Tour

  • November 4, 2017
    From: 08:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Lorie Line & Her Pop Chamber Orchestra: King of Kings

  • November 30, 2017
    From: 07:30 PM to 11:00 PM

Brian Regan Live

  • December 1, 2017
    From: 08:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Tonic Sol-fa Holiday Show

  • December 15, 2017
    7:30 PM to 11:00 PM

Tonic Sol-fa Holiday Show

  • December 16, 2017
    7:30 PM to 11:00 PM