Indian Wells Theater
The Indian Wells Theater is a 300-seat professional performing arts theater that offers comfortable seating in an intimate and inviting setting. Excellent acoustics and sightlines, high production values, first-class amenities, helpful staff and affordable rental rates make the theater an ideal venue for live performances and large assemblies.
The theater is ideally suited to accommodate opera, ballet, orchestral music, plays, comedy, meetings, and lectures... virtually any popular entertainment event. The theater has showcased the performances of world renowned talents, as well as local school drama clubs, orchestras, bands, dance companies and choral groups.
While its primary purpose is for University instruction, and University sponsored and co-sponsored events, it is also available for rental. We invite you to browse through this website to learn more about our exciting theater season, consider it for your next event, and learn more about what the theater can offer you.
To learn more about our theater season or to purchase tickets, call our box office at (760) 341-6909 and follow the links below.
Bette Midler and Johnny Carson
Friday, October 25, 7:00 p.m. TRIBUTE CONCERT
Saturday, October 26, 2:00 p.m. LECTURE
Liza Minnelli and Marilyn Monroe with comedian, Pete Barbutti
Saturday, November 2, 7:00 p.m. TRIBUTE CONCERT
Emmy Winning Filmmaker, Saul Landau
Saturday, November 9, 2:00 p.m. LECTURE/FILM
Remembering the USO @ Palm Springs Air Museum
Sunday, November 10, 2:00 p.m. Special Concert
Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton
Saturday, November 16, 7:00 p.m. TRIBUTE CONCERT
Dean Jamal Nassar, "The Middle East at the Crossroads"
Sunday, November 17, 2:00 p.m. LECTURE
Neil Diamond and Connie Francis
Saturday, December 7, 7:00 p.m. TRIBUTE CONCERT
Christmas at the Pops
Sunday, December 15, 2:00 p.m. POPS CONCERT
Celine Dion with special guest: Xavier College Prep Choir
Friday, December 20, 7:00 p.m. TRIBUTE CONCERT
Terry Rizzo presents, "Staying Active into Your 90's and Avoiding The Things that Shorten Life"
Saturday, January 25, 2:00 p.m. LECTURE
I DO!, I DO! Special Benefit for Autism
Friday, January 17, 7:00 p.m. SPECIAL EVENT
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The Piano Men - Elton John, Ray Charles, Billy Joel, and Little Richard
Saturday, January 18, 7:00 p.m. TRIBUTE CONCERT
Big Band Swings in the Desert w/ Yve Evans
Sunday, January 26, 2:00 p.m. POPS CONCERT
Roy Orbison and Reba McEntire
Saturday, February 15, 7:00 p.m. TRIBUTE CONCERT
Ladies of Rock & Soul - Whitney Houston, Diana Ross, Aretha Franklin and Donna Summer
Friday, February 21, 7:00 p.m. TRIBUTE CONCERT
"If Florence Could See Us Now"
Tuesday, February 25, 6:00 p.m. FILM
Philip Ferranti "Hiking In and Near Palm Springs"
Saturday, March 8, 2:00 p.m. LECTURE
The Rat Pack - Frank, Dean and Sammy
Saturday, March 22, 7:00 p.m. TRIBUTE CONCERT
Steve and Eydie
Saturday, March 29, 7:00 p.m. TRIBUTE CONCERT
Remembering Buddy Rich
Sunday, March 30, 2:00 p.m. POPS CONCERT
The Three Queens of Hearts Anna Maria Alberghetti, Ruta Lee, Mary Ann Mobley
Friday, April 4, 7:00 p.m. SPECIAL CONCERT
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Spring concert featuring the CSUSB's Music Deptartment
Sunday, April 6, 2:00 p.m. CONCERT
Annual Environmental Expo
Thursday, May 8, 6:00 p.m. EVENT
Please note: Events listed are scheduled to appear; however, on rare occasion, replacements are necessary and beyond the theater's control. Selections are subject to change.