Apprentice Artist Events

Apprentice Spotlight Concert

Meet the members of DMMO's 2022 Apprentice Artist Program as they sing their signature arias and kick off the 50th Anniversary Season at the Apprentice Spotlight Concert.

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Apprentice Spotlight Concert
Saturday, June 4
Blank Performing Arts Center lobby
513 North D St, Indianola

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Apprentice Scene Programs

The 2022 Apprentice and Ensemble Artists take the spotlight in fully staged exceprts from across the operatic spectrum. These five scene programs are free and open to the public. 

Scene Program Dates
Wednesday, June 15 at 2:00pm
Saturday, July 2 at 2:00pm
Friday, July 8 at 2:00pm
Saturday, July 16 at 2:00pm (Franklin Jr. High, Des Moines)
Wednesday, July 20 at 2:00pm

All scenes programs (excepting the July 16 program) will be held in Lekberg Hall in the Amy Robertson Music Building on the campus of Simpson College. Contact our Box Office at (515) 209-3257 or for additional information.

Stars of Tomorrow

Discover opera’s rising stars at one unforgettable concert! The 40 members of our Apprentice Artist Program take the stage for one night only to perform opera’s greatest duets, trios and ensembles alongside our acclaimed Festival Orchestra. 

In honor of our 50th anniversary, this year's concert is free and open to the public. Reservations are required. Call the DMMO Box Office or click the link below to secure your free tickets.

Stars of Tomorrow
Sunday, July 17
Sheslow Auditorium, Drake University
2507 University Ave, Des Moines

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