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McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts

Address: 73-000 Fred Waring Drive, 1/760/340-ARTS, Palm Desert, CA
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Ranked #2 of 35 Activities in Palm Desert
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Performances, Theaters, Theater & Concerts
Owner description: A state-of-the-art performing arts center that presents a stunning variety of entertainment and...
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Type: Performances, Theaters, Theater & Concerts
Hours:
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Owner description: A state-of-the-art performing arts center that presents a stunning variety of entertainment and cultural experiences from Broadway productions and opera to classical and rock music.

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Nebo, North Carolina
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Whenever we visit Palm Springs, we always checkout the McCallum. The setting is beautiful and the activities or plays are great

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Kingston,Ontario
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

This theatre is gorgeous with very comfortable seating and good viewing from every seat. An excellent choice of performances for every taste. Three of us visiting the area enjoyed the show very much and the ticket costs were reasonable.

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WA
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154 reviews 154 reviews
18 attraction reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We were visiting the area and found out a show was in town that we were looking forward to. We bought the tickets on-line and really enjoyed the show. A great venue!

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Cathedral City, California, United States
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43 reviews 43 reviews
13 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The McCallum never disappoints and an evening at the 17th Annual Choreography Festival is a prime example of the quality of programing one comes to expect at The McCallum. The dance festival features some of the newest dance and talented dancers of the day. The music is as varied as the dance program. We were spell bound for the entire... More 

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San Diego, CA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

This is an excellent theater with a varied calendar of events. We enjoyed a piano concert, "Three Steinways, Six Hands". We will be returning in February to see "The Scottish International Military Tattoo".

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Portland, Oregon, USA
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Little theater, big voices, great scenery. Lots of fun on a stage. Draws from the valley as well as beyond for incredible talent.

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Palm Desert, California, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

great shows. good parking and staff there are really wonderful cannot say anything that we dislike about this theatre. there is a very good variety of different types of theatre for adults and children.

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Palm Desert, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

First Class Acts appear at this theatre. I have tickets to see Willie Nelson in January Plenty of parking and easy to access. Lighting and sound is of the highest quality.

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Palm Desert, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

This is a fantastic entertainment venue. First class shows & presentations without having to travel to LA. Plenty of free parking, fabulous theater, & lots of variety.

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Solana Beach, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Intimate and beautiful setting for the performance. It felt very authentic. Every performance is wonderful and inspiring!

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