Des Moines Civic Center | Des Moines, Iowa
"Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of The Temptations" was nominated for 12 Tony Awards and is the winner of the 2019 Tony Award for Best Choreography. It is a jukebox musical that tells the untold story behind Billboard Magazine's greatest R&B group of all time – The Temptations. Take this musical journey that started on the streets of Detroit to the golden gates of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. All of its thrilling plots are told within the backdrop of The Temptations' best-loved classics like “My Girl,” “Just My Imagination,” “Get Ready,” “Papa Was a Rolling Stone” and so many more. Get ready and book your tickets now!
Their music never fails to give you sunshine on a cloudy day… I guess you'll say what can make you feel this way is to witness the unveiling of this jukebox musical — "Ain't Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations".And that is happening on Saturday 1st July 2023 at the Des Moines Civic Center here in Des Moines, Iowa. The Temptations pioneered psychedelic soul, and championed in the evolution of R&B and soul music. This biomusical captured the essence of The Temptations' choreography, distinct harmonies, and dress style, taking you on their musical wanderings from the streets of Detroit to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Hop on this exciting soul train. Book your tickets now!