The Des Moines Symphony announced the cancellation of all concerts and public events through June 14 at the Des Moines Civic Center and the Temple for Performing Arts due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Affected events are Masterworks 6: April in Paris (April 18-19), Masterworks 7: The Firebird (May 9-10) and Sensory-Friendly Concert: American Folk Tales (June 14). Due to the financial impact of cancellations, the DMSO is asking patrons to consider donating back the value of their tickets. More information for ticketholders is available online