Playbill advertising at the Iowa State Center is a wonderful way to heighten your exposure and achieve greater visibility among your customers!

Throughout the entire season (September-May), your playbill message is spread widely and seen consistently among avid performing arts goers. The Performing Arts Series at Stephens Auditorium attracts a loyal and growing market with the buying power of over 26,000 every season!

Purpose & Distribution

Playbill booklets are created for each Performing Arts Series event at Stephens Auditorium or Fisher Theater to include event-specific information, general house information, upcoming events and advertisements. Playbill booklets are distributed free of charge at the door to each patron who attends a Performing Arts Series performance.

Advertising Opportunities

Playbill Advertising

As a Performing Arts Series playbill advertiser, you receive exposure as a community leader supporting the arts. From a small ad to a full page ad, reach over 26,000 guests who attend the Performing Arts Series at Stephens Auditorium.

The Nutcracker Ballet Playbill Advertising

Purchasing an ad in The Nutcracker Ballet playbill is a great opportunity to attract holiday shoppers to your business. Over 5,000 people attend three performances of the annual production. As a Performing Arts Series advertiser, you also qualify for special pricing for The Nutcracker Ballet playbill ads.

For more information or to request a rate card, please contact Kimberly Hawn at 515-246-0402 ext:213
or Paul Ferrone at 515-294-1238.

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2015-2016 Playbill