OUR ACCLAIMED PERFORMING ART SHOWS
See a Show at our Many Theaters in Palm Springs, CA
There are several productions to choose from if you want to see a great performance in Palm Springs, CA. See the long-legged lovelies at the fabulous Palm Springs Follies, or experience live drama, comedy, and music at the Annenberg and Palm Canyon Theaters.
Discover for yourself why Palm Springs is a theatre lover’s paradise for locals and tourists alike. Book show tickets during your next stay at Renaissance Hotel & Spa, and enjoy a celebrated performance (or two) at one of the local theaters in Palm Springs.
Recognized as the area’s premier venue for live performances, McCallum Theatre in Palm Desert presents a dazzling array of plays, musicals, dance, music, and more all year long. Noteworthy shows in the 2012- 2013 season include Rock of Ages, West Side Story, Blue Man Group, Forever Plaid, Madame Butterfly, and Steve Solomon’s “My Mother’s Italian, My Father’s Jewish, and I’m Home for the Holidays.”
The McCallum Theatre is the premier entertainment venue in Palm Desert, CA. For the past 23 years, the McCallum has provided outstanding programming in all artistic genres. Their mission is to entertain and educate the public by offering a variety of performing arts that reflect the people, interests, and tastes of the diverse community. Named after a pioneer desert family, the McCallum Theatre is one of the country’s finest theatres by audiences, entertainers, and peers alike.
Enjoy Palm Springs comedy, jazz, classical, or dance at the 433-seat Annenberg Theater! This intimate theater is located in downtown Palm Springs, where you’ll enjoy nearly perfect acoustics by the applauded artists who grace their stage. This Palm Springs theater is located on the lower level of the Palm Springs Art Museum.
Come celebrate the arts at a Palm Springs museum and theater. It opens its season with sensation Sutton Foster, while other shows include Ah Men! The Boys of Broadway starring Betty Buckley, Christine Ebersole, and Jason Graae.
Palm Canyon Theatre
Located in downtown Palm Springs, Palm Canyon Theatre opened its doors in 1997 with “The Desert Song” by Romberg, Harbach, and Hammerstein. Here, they set the stage for a series of award-winning productions for more than 10 years.
Today, the schedule leans heavily toward well-known musicals, with an occasional play and experimental works to keep things interesting. Top shows for 2012-2013 include favorites Arsenic and Old Lace, Hair, Legally Blonde, Pippin, and Spamalot. Check out the only professional theatre in the Coachella Valley!
Arthur Newman Theatre
A wonderful addition to the Josyln Center in Palm Desert, the Arthur Newman Theatre mirrors the inspiration and enthusiasm of a community theater at its best. This season’s schedule includes Is He Dead? and Bingo: The Winning New Musical.
The Plaza Theatre
Home of the Famous Palm Springs Follies!
Experience the world-famous Palm Springs Follies – a Broadway-caliber show of music, dance, and comedy of Mid-Century America. The notorious line of Long-Legged Lovelies and Follies Gentlemen range from 54 to 83 years old, joined by admired guest stars and international vaudeville acts.
Held at the historic Plaza Theater in Palm Springs, the Follies prove Billie Burke’s famous quote, “Age doesn’t matter unless you’re a cheese.” Book your Follies tickets today!
More Performing Arts Venues Near Palm Springs
Other venues to consider include The Desert Rose Playhouse, Indian Wells Theater on the California State University, San Bernardino Palm Desert Campus, Indio Performing Arts Center, Center Stage at the LGBT Community Center of the Desert.