With its multi-venue performing and visual arts centers located in Joshua Tree and Yucca Valley, California, the Hi-Desert Cultural Center (HDCC) has been serving as the regional performing and visual arts organization and arts agency for the Joshua Tree National Park region for more than half a century. The Cultural Center owns and operates its own performance venues and facilities and produces award-winning community and professional live theater, concerts, art exhibits and galleries, festivals, the Joshua Tree Philharmonic symphony orchestra, a master chorus, an extensive educational arts and technology program for youth and adults, and more. The Cultural Center is the largest and oldest non-profit performing and visual arts organization in the region and is recognized as an organization of artistic excellence by the National Endowment for the Arts. Learn more at: www.jtarts.org
The acclaimed Joshua Tree Philharmonic opens its 2023 season with classical and cinematic symphonic music in its May concert series, Magic, Mystery & Mayhem— running May 5th-7th!
Featuring awesome and epic classical and cinematic music selections, Magic, Mystery & Mayhem is not to be missed! Featured classical works include Russian Waltz (Dmitri Shostakovich), Danse Bacchanale (Saint-Saëns), and Sorcerer’s Apprentice (Paul Duka). Cinematic symphonic works include music from Star Wars (John Williams), Pirates of the Caribbean (Klaus Badelt and Hans Zimmer), Lord of the Rings (Howard Shore), Harry Potter (John Williams), and "Vampire Suite" a medley of music from Bram Stoker’s Dracula (Wojciech Kilar), Interview with a Vampire (Elliot Goldenthal) and Van Helsing (Alan Silvestri).
The philharmonic is under the direction of renowned Maestro, Jarrod Radnich. Tickets always sell out. Cash/credit bar available. All seats reserved. Buy online with a credit card (small processing fee added) or purchase tickets via cash or check in person at the Joshua Tree Blak Box office or the YV Visual & Performing Arts Center - call 760.366.3777 for hours. Must be 5 years of age to attend. RATED: G
Seating to accommodate those needing enhanced accessibility and a companion is available and is marked on the seating chart. That specially marked/reserved seating may be purchased by those not needing such an accommodation if other seating at the same price and party size is sold out for the desired concert date/time. No animals are allowed except service animals specifically trained to aid a disabled person as defined by the ADA.
Date & Time
May 5 - 7, 2023
Blak Box Theater | Hi-Desert Cultural Center61231 Twentynine Palms Highway
Joshua Tree, California 92252