Blank Performing Arts Center

Named for Dr. and Mrs. A. H. Blank, this building was completed in 1971 to house the Theatre Arts Department. Located in Blank are the 500-seat Pote Theatre and the 125-seat Barnum Studio Theatre, where the Des Moines Metro Opera performs its summer season. Guest artists and senior art students can display their work in the Barborka Gallery. Blank also contains a workshop and costume shop, as well as offices and classrooms.





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Conferences Office
515 961-1428 

Available Technology

BPACMulti-media projector, DVD/VCR dual deck on cart (stored in closet) for 204.
101 Conference RoomWhite board, screen-mounted, LCD projector-mounted, controls in desk
Multi-media projectors, mobile lecterns house Blu-ray DVD player & touch controls. Speaker and screen mounted.
Call Nate Reeves for training x1619
202 Acting/MovementSound system, podium equipment available upon reqest