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Dedicated to enhancing the quality of life through the fine arts.



Dracula Evermore
 
Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 7:00 pm

Revel in the Mysteries of the Night!


Dracula Evermore is an adaptation of Bram Stoker's 1897 masterpiece Gothic horror novel Dracula. The mention of Dracula conjures up images of vampires, stakes, garlic, bats... the undead.

Iowa Shakespeare Experience's professional actors will take you as far as you dare into the many themes of this tale.

Single tickets are $25 Adults and $10 Children.

Located at ArtsCentral, 405 Maple Street, Waukee - Map Link

Tickets are available by :
mail,
by calling 515-402-7870,
at the Waukee Hardware,
the night of the performance - based on availability
or, get discounted tickets online through MidWesTix

Download a ticket order form (here), or on the main Calendar Page.

DISCOUNT! Click (here) to download a printout to save $5 per ticket.
 
 
 
Arts for All
Saturday Afternoon Performances

Bring the entire family to a fun afternoon performance at ArtsCentral, 405 Maple Street! Designed for families and kids of all ages this series will include an hour performance followed by a meet the artist reception.

Jester Puppets - The Monster Squad
Saturday, November 1 at 2:00pm

A silly & spooky look at Halloween.

Three children on an adventure to a haunted house meet all kinds of fuzzy demons and ghosts!

Come join the fun!!!

Adults $8, Children $5, or Family Package $28
(Family package includes 2 adults and up to 4 children)

Download a mail-in ticket order form (here),
Or purchase tickets at:
Waukee Hardware,
At the door at ArtsCentral,

Or online through SeatYourself


Jester Puppets High Crest Jonathan May
 
 
Heather MacLennon Trio
 
Saturday, November 15 at 7:00pm - ArtsCentral

Heather MacLennon Trio

Heather is a saucy singer who was born and raised in Des Moines and began performing in her very early years. Their repertoire includes the music of Billy Joel, Tracy Chapman, Glenn Miller, Jo Dee Messina, Adele, Nat King Cole, Norah Jones, Ray Charles, Burt Bacharach, and Fiona Apple, along with a variety of music from the American jazz songbook. The Heather MacLennan Trio performs throughout central Iowa - Heather, vocals; Jason Danielson, piano; Bryan Schumacker, saxophone.

About Heather MacLennan

Located at ArtsCentral, 405 Maple Street, Waukee - Map Link

Single tickets are $12 Adults and $5 Children.

Tickets are available by :
mail,
by calling 515-402-7870,
at the Waukee Hardware,
the night of the performance - based on availability,
or online, at

Download a ticket order form (here), or on the main Calendar Page.
 
 
 
Home Grown Talent


Welcome to the
ArtsCentral 2014 - 2015 Performance Series


You have the unique opportunity to experience some of the best Iowa talent in the most intimate and beautiful environment - ArtsCentral!

The Heather MacLennan Trio
Saturday, November 15 


Heather is a saucy singer who was born and raised in Des Moines and began performing in her very early years. Heather MacLennan, vocals; Jason Danielson, piano; Bryan Schumacker, saxophone.

The Fiddle Chics
Saturday, January 10 


This family band performs a variety of music from Classical to Bluegrass and everything in between.

Home Grown Tomatoes

Saturday, February 21 


Bill Melton and Steffen Heins return to ArtsCentral for a performance that's a combination of American Gothic yearning, mid-western practicality, and stubborn romanticism mixed with humor and terminal sensibility.

David Crabbs and Friends
Saturday, March 7 


This Waukee guitarist and native performs a variety of music including Classical, Spanish, Modern, along with some originals.

The Java Jews
Saturday, March 28 


Come for a taste of "highly-caffeinated" klezmer music a mix of Yiddish and Hebrew melodies combined with dixieland, avant-garde jazz, and a touch of Spike Jones.

All performances start at 7:00 pm. All remaining concerts will be held at ArtsCentral, 405 Maple Street, Waukee. Home Grown Talent Season Ticket Subscribers receive discounts to Jazz @ Caspe Terrace.

Tickets can be purchased by:
mail PO Box 790, Waukee, IA 50263,
call for a brochure 515-402-7870,
fill out an order at the Waukee Hardware,
Download a ticket order form (here), or on the main Calendar Page,

or online, at

 
 
 
Arts for All
Saturday Afternoon Performances


Bring the entire family to a fun afternoon performance at ArtsCentral, 405 Maple Street! Designed for families and kids of all ages this series will include an hour performance followed by a meet the artist reception.

Jester Puppets - The Monster Squad
Saturday, November 1 at 2:00pm
Jester Puppets brings imagination and laughter together inthis original Halloween show. A silly & creative look at this spooky holiday.

Simple Songs Simple Feelings
Saturday, January 3 at 2:00pm 

This talented family will have you singing along and dancing to traditional and original childrenʼs songs. Just right for all attention spans.

Mr. Magic - Jonathan May
Saturday, February 7 at 2:00pm 

Professional Magician, Jonathan May, provides Family Friendly Entertainment for audiences of all ages and sizes. The show is great for children, while still engaging and entertaining the older members of the audience.

Tickets are $8 for Adults, $5 for Children, or $28 for a Family Package.

Tickets are available by :
mail,
by calling 515-402-7870,
at the Waukee Hardware,
the night of the performance - based on availability,
or online, at

Download a ticket order form (here), or on the main Calendar Page.

Jester Puppets High Crest Jonathan May
 
 
 
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The creative arts are the measure and reflection of our civilization. They offer many children an opportunity to see life with a larger perspective...The moral values we treasure are reflected in the beauty and truth that is emotionally transmitted through the arts. The arts say something about us to future generations.

- Ann P. Kahn, Former President of The National PTA


Waukee Area Arts Council
P.O. Box 790
Waukee, IA 50263
(515) 402-7870
info@waukeearts.org

Arts Central - 405 Maple Street, Waukee
(Map Link)