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NEW LOOK: Playhouse Renovations Set To Begin

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Construction on the new look for the Des Moines Playhouse will get underway next week.

The Playhouse has raised over $3-million for work to the 79-year-old building.

The first phase will begin Monday with renovations to the front facade.

Future phases will include revitalizing the main stage theatre, adding a new education wing, adding more storage space, and updating mechanics.

Monday, the Playhouse will also announce who’s donating an additional $1-million to the project.