Coming In January

Driving Miss Daisy
by Alfred Uhry

January 15-24, 2016

7:30pm  Jan. 15, 16, 20, 21, 22, 23
2:00pm   Jan. 17, 23, 24

Des Moines Social Club's Kum & Go Theater
9th and Cherry St., Des Moines

Sponsored by Meredith Corporation
along with Joe & LaNae Ceryanec and Steve & Cathy Lacy

Winner of the 1988 Pulitzer Prize and the Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Off-Broadway Play. A humorous and affecting study of the unlikely relationship between an aging, crotchety Jewish widow in Atlanta, Georgia, and her proud, soft-spoken African-American chauffeur. LA screen/stage/TV actor Tyrees Allen joins RTI company actress Kim Grimaldi to bring this heart-warming story of love and friendship to Des Moines metro audiences. 

"The play is sweet without being mawkish; ameliorative, without being sanctimonious." —NY Times.

"…a perfectly poised and shaped miniature on the odd-couple theme." —NY Post. 

"Driving Miss Daisy is a total delight." —NY Daily News.

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Flex passes allow you to see the shows you want...however you want. Use your tickets all in one show or spread them out over an entire season. It's all up to you! 

Senior 3-pack flex pass = $60.00
Adult 3-pack flex pack = $75.00
Senior 4-pack flex pass = $80.00
Adult 4-pack flex pass = $100.00

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Please call Midwest Tix for reservations at 515-244-2771 
(Mon-Fri; 9am - 5pm)

If you need to make reservations outside of those times, please contact us at 515-421-4543 or email us at

Gather Up Your Friends For Great Group Rates!

Have 10 friends? 10 co-workers? An upcoming family reunion? If you are looking for quality entertainment for your club, professional organization, company, or simply family and friends, look no further than Repertory Theater of Iowa. As the only resident professional theater in central Iowa, we can provide your group with an afternoon or evening of unparalleled theatrical entertainment. A group of ten or more qualifies for a 10% discount to any of our shows.

Ordering is easy. Just pick your show and date, and contact Lori Sulzberger to put your tickets on a courtesy hold with no deposit due.

Contact Lori at 515-421-4543 or email us at

Repertory Theater of Iowa is honored to have received 5 Cloris Awards!

Best Play - "Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?"
Best Actor - Mark Gruber in "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?"
Best Actress - Kim Grimaldi in "Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?"
Best Lighting Design - Jay Jagim for "The Diary of Anne Frank"
Best Scenic Design - Jay Jagim for "The Diary of Anne Frank"

Congratulations to our nominated RTI Company Members. We also want to offer our congratulations to all of the nominees and winners of the inaugural Cloris Awards.

To view a full list, check out the Des Moines Register's announcement article.






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