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Des Moines Playhouse presents: Cabaret
September 17 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 26, 2021
An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until September 26, 2021
In a Berlin nightclub, as the 1920s draw to a close, a garish Master of Ceremonies welcomes the audience and assures them they will forget all their troubles at the cabaret. With the Emcee’s bawdy songs as wry commentary, Cabaret explores the dark, heady, and tumultuous life of Berlin’s natives and expatriates as Germany slowly yields to the emerging Third Reich. Musical numbers include “Willkommen,” “Cabaret,” “Don’t Tell Mama” and “Two Ladies.”
Cabaret is presented live, in-person Sept. 10-26, 2021. Performances are 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays – Saturdays & 2:00 p.m. Sundays.