Des Moines, Iowa
Prices $40 – $75, students save 40%
About the show
Save 30% on tickets for groups of 10 or more. Call the CMA office to book directly.
10-time GRAMMY Award winners
6-time GRAMMY nominated vocalist
3-time GRAMMY Award winner
Ray Charles was an American treasure. “Georgia on My Mind” features his iconic hits performed by an all-star cast—including Take 6, described as the “baddest vocal cats on the planet” by music legend Quincy Jones, and Nnenna Freelon, who performed alongside Ray Charles himself.
The concert will happen at Hoyt Sherman Place—an iconic venue located in Des Moines’ historic Sherman Hill neighborhood.
The health and safety of our patrons and artists remains our top priority.
In compliance with the requirements of our venues, masks are currently required at CMA events.
We also offer an open seating section for those that wish to socially distance.
CMA is closely monitoring guidance from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), as well as state and local health organizations. We will continue to update our health measures as the situation evolves. Final requirements will be communicated to patrons prior to each event.
Learn more about our health measures here.
Hoyt Sherman Place offers a large parking lot directly east of the theater. There is also ample street parking in the Sherman Hill neighborhood, in the Iowa Methodist parking ramp directly east of Hoyt Sherman Place, as well as the Iowa Methodist surface parking lot located kitty-corner from Hoyt Sherman Place, with access from 15th Street.
Valet parking will be available for $12.
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Yes! We offer a 40% discount on tickets for students. Call 515.280.4020 to book.
This engagement is supported by the Arts Midwest Touring Fund, a program of Arts Midwest that is funded by the National Endowment for the Arts, with additional contributions from the Iowa Arts Council and the Crane Group.
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