Annual Events

The Camelot Theatres hosts many community events throughout the year, below is a list of events that is held yearly at the Camelot Theatres. Please click on the links below to be directed the the proper authority on these specific events. The Camelot is just the venue hosting these events and have no control over programming or content of these programs.

Annual Events

Palm Springs International Short Film Festival

Palm Springs International Film Festival

Festival of Native Film & Culture

Arthur Lyons’ Palm Springs Film Noir Festival

Palm Springs Student Short Film Festival

Cinema Diverse – Gay & Lesbian Film Festival

American Documentary Film Festival

Weekly & Monthly Events

Desert Film Society

Certified Farmers Markets
(Palm Springs, Palm Desert & La Quinta)

PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (ENCORE) by Andrew Lloyd Webber presented by Camelot Theatres & Specticast Entertainment

Dates: Tuesday, February 12th @ 6:30 PM and Thursday, February 14th @ 2:30 PM
View Official Trailer
Online Tickets for Tuesday, February 12th @ 6:30 PM
Online Tickets for Thursday, February 14th @ 2:30 PM

We are proud to bring back the 25th anniversary of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Cameron Mackintosh’s history-making “Phantom of the Opera” to the widest screen in the valley. With a fully-staged, lavish production, set in the sumptuous Victorian splendor of the Royal Albert Hall the event has captivated cinema audiences around the world. Phantom is Broadway’s longest running show and has been seen by over 100 million people worldwide. This special event features over 200 cast members, orchestra musicians, and luminaries involved with “Phantom of the Opera” over the past 25 years. [Read more…]

FLAMENCO HOY! by Carlos Saura – presented by Camelot Theatres & Specticast Entertainment

Dates: Tuesday, January 29th @ 7:30 PM and Tuesday, February 5th @ 7:30 PM
View Official Trailer
Online Tickets for Tuesday, January 29th @ 7:30 PM
Online Tickets for Tuesday, February 5th @ 7:30 PM

Flamenco Hoy, directed by the celebrated film maestro Carlos Saura, is a spectacular showcase of flamenco with breathtaking dance, dynamic music, and soul-searing singing. Featuring 20 of Spain’s most exciting artists from the new generation of flamenco, dramatic choreography by Rafael Estevez and Nani Panos, and musical direction by the electrifying pianist Chano Dominguez, this dazzling show takes the audience into the heart of flamenco today.  [Read more…]

Vintage TV Christmas Specials: Johnny Legend presents “Christmas in Acidland”

Wednesday, December 19th @ 7:30 PM
$11 General, $ 7 Senior, $7 Child | Rated G | 150 minutes
Purchase Online or at the Box Office

Don’t miss the wildest Christmas show ever, starring Abbot & Costello, Ronald Reagan, Rosemary Clooney, Ernie Kovacs, Liberace, Jack Benny, Bob Hope, Ricky Nelson, Ozzie and Harriet, Howdy Doody, The Beverly Hillbillies, The Chipmunks, Louis Armstrong, Danny Kaye, Joan Rivers, Bing Crosby, George Carlin and David Bowie!

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ANNA KARENINA – Advanced Tickets on Sale!

Starts Friday, November 30th @ Camelot Theatres – Get Your Tickets Today!
Click on a showtime to purchase tickets
Friday: 11:00am 2:00pm 5:00pm 7:50pm – Saturday: 11:00am 2:00pm 5:00pm 7:50pm
Sunday: 11:00am 2:00pm 5:00pm 7:50pm – Monday: 12:15pm 3:45pm 7:15pm
Tuesday: 12:15pm 3:45pm 7:15pm – Wednesday: 12:15pm 3:45pm 7:15pm
Thursday: 12:15pm 3:45pm 7:15pm

Anna Karenina is acclaimed director Joe Wright’s bold, theatrical new vision of the epic story of love, stirringly adapted from Leo Tolstoy’s great novel by Academy Award winner Tom Stoppard (Shakespeare in Love). The film marks the third collaboration of the director with Academy Award-nominated actress Keira Knightley and Academy Award-nominated producers Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, and Paul Webster, following their award-winning box office successes Pride & Prejudice and Atonement. [Read more…]

Scrooge & Marley – “It’s ‘A Christmas Carol’ Gone Gay”

Thursday, December 13th @ 7:00 PM
Purchase Tickets Online or at the Box Office – $10.00 General Admission

The Palm Springs Cultural Center, in cooperation with Sam I Am Films, is pleased to announce the Palm Springs Premiere of “Scrooge & Marley,” a modern-day variation on Charles Dickens’ classic holiday story, “A Christmas Carol.” The premiere will take place in Palm Springs on Thursday, December 13, 2012 at the Camelot Theatres. “We’re very excited to be able to share “Scrooge & Marley” with Palm Springs audiences this holiday season.” said Michael C. Green, Managing Director of The Palm Springs Cultural Center. “Our screening will benefit Cinema Diverse: The Palm Springs Gay and Lesbian Film Festival.”

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OPERA ON ICE presented by Camelot Theatres & Specticast Entertainment

Dates: Tuesday, November 20th @ 2:30 PM and Thursday, December 6th @ 7:30 PM
Online Tickets for Tuesday, November 20th @ 2:30 PM
Online Tickets for Thursday, December 6th @ 7:30 PM

Opera On Ice is the coming together of the marvels of opera music and the acrobatic maneuvers of figure skating all in one show. Recorded in the magical setting of the Verona Arena, the largest open-air opera theater in the world, Opera on Ice offers some of the most famous arias from twelve operas which have made music history: Don Giovanni – Aida – Carmen – Romeo and Juliet – Turandot – Tosca – La Traviata – Rigoletto – Nabucco – William Tell – L’Elisir d’Amore – Gianni Schicchi. [Read more…]

Led Zeppelin “Celebration Day” presented by Camelot Theatres & Specticast Entertainment

Dates: Wednesday, November 14th @ 7:30 PM and Friday, November 16th @ 7:30 PM
Online Tickets for Wednesday, November 14th @ 7:30 PM
Online Tickets for Friday, November 16th @ 7:30 PM 

On December 10, 2007, Led Zeppelin took the stage at London’s O2 Arena to headline a tribute concert for dear friend and Atlantic Records founder Ahmet Ertegun. What followed was a two-­hour-­plus tour de force of the band’s signature blues­‐infused rock ’n’ roll that instantly became part of the legend of Led Zeppelin. Founding members John Paul Jones, Jimmy Page and Robert Plant were joined by Jason Bonham, the son of their late drummer John Bonham, to perform 16 songs from their celebrated catalogue including landmark tracks “Whole Lotta Love,” “Rock And Roll,” “Kashmir,” and “Stairway To Heaven.” [Read more…]

“I Didn’t Come Here to Die” – One Night Only, Special Screening

Thursday, October 25th @ 7:30 PM @ Camelot Theatres
tickets on sale at box office or purchase online
$7.00 General Admission/Bargain Days

This is a story of six young volunteers working on a humanitarian project in the woods. Horrific accidents, rash decisions and the unpredictability of human nature lead them all to the same disturbing conclusion. Volunteer work can be a killer. Don’t miss your chance to see the indie horror movie that Bloody Disgusting called one of the best horror film debuts since Sam Raimi unleashed “The Evil Dead” upon the world. On the big screen! One night only! [Read more…]

THE DOORS: Live at the Bowl ’68 presented by Camelot Theatres & Specticast Entertainment

Dates: Tuesday, November 13th @ 7:30 PM and Thursday, November 15th @ 7:30 PM
Online Tickets for Tuesday, November 13th @ 7:30 PM
Online Tickets for Thursday, November 15th @ 7:30 PM

For the first time ever in cinemas, the complete concert film from this legendary band digitally re–mastered in High Definition and 5.1 Surround Sound

The Doors Live At The Bowl ’68 is widely held as the band’s best performance ever captured on film. Now for the first time fans can watch the complete version in digitally re–mastered glory as the entire concert has been carefully restored from the original camera negatives to include the lost performances of Hello I Love You, Texas Radio and the Big Beat and Spanish Caravan.  The film includes a special feature of interviews, prior to the concert, with the band talking about what it meant to perform at the Hollywood Bowl and the enduring significance of the concert. This one-of-a-kind concert film will be a hit with longtime Doors fans, as well as those new to this classic band. [Read more…]