‘Dear Evan Hansen’ Breaks Des Moines Civic Center Box Office Record
DES MOINES, Iowa -- A box office record was broken at the Des Moines Civic Center this past weekend. Des Moines Performing Arts says the first national tour of the Broadway musical "Dear Evan Hansen" grossed over $1,975,473. That breaks the civic center's previous eight-performance week record by more than $600,000. The record was previously held by "Beautiful: The Carole King Musical," which grossed $1,342,003 in 2016.