Master Chorus to perform The Beach Boys, Mamas and the Papas, The Beatles, Queen, & more! | JUN 28-30

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JOSHUA TREE, CA—The Hi-Desert Cultural Center is proud to present the second show in an all new concert series June 28th through 30th with three special performances featuring music from your favorite Rock, R&B, and Motown artists! Entitled SLICE OF SUMMER, this fantastic summer music concert at the Hi-Desert Cultural Center’s state-of-the-art Blak Box Theater in Joshua Tree will feature the Cultural Center’s new Hi-Desert Master Chorus performing music selections from The Beach Boys, The Mamas and the Papas, The Beatles, Queen, and much more! The 40-member chorus is under the direction of multi award-winning Musical Director Analisa Pilecki and Assistant Director and piano accompanist Nelms McKelvain.

The Master Chorus performances are Friday, June 28 and Saturday, June 29 at 7:30 pm, with a special matinee performance on Sunday, June 30 at 2:30 pm. Tickets are $15-$26 and a cash bar will be available before and throughout each performance. Patrons may avoid a credit card processing fee by purchasing tickets via cash or check in person at the Box Office. Group discounts are also available. Patrons must be at least 5 years of age to attend. These performances are for all audiences and have a suggested rating of “G”.

With its multi-venue performing and visual arts centers located in Joshua Tree and Yucca Valley, California, the Hi-Desert Cultural Center (HDCC) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) tax-exempt corporation (Federal Tax ID# 23-7425816) that has been serving as the regional performing and visual arts organization and arts agency for the gateway communities of Joshua Tree National Park for more than 50 years.  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 artist residency for veterans, an extensive educational arts and technology academy program for youth and adults, and more.  The Cultural Center is the largest and oldest non-profit arts organization in the region with several million dollars in assets, employing over 30 full-time and part-time employees, and with an annual budget exceeding half-a-million dollars.  Having achieved GuideStar Gold status and recognized as an organization of artistic excellence by the National Endowment for the Arts, it instructs over 700 adults and youth weekly and operates a significant financial aid and scholarship program so that no children are turned away from programs due to their socioeconomic situation.  Learn more at:


GREAT NEWS FOR SEASON PACKAGE TICKET HOLDERS! Should your schedule change and you find yourself needing to attend a performance on a different date — if you give the Box Office at least 48 hours notice prior to your ticketed performance, management will attempt to exchange your ticket for a different performance of the same show!