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About DTW

Desert TheatreWorks, a nonprofit theatre company, was organized for the benefit of members of the community to provide education, entertainment, and exposure to cultural experiences.  The objective for the theatre company is to become a resource for both the residents and visitors to the Coachella Valley to enrich the cultural depth and education of the community at large.  Desert TheatreWorks will strive to present imaginative, innovative, and entertaining plays and musicals for the entire community.  An effort will also be made to bring to life works that are rarely produced.

Desert theatreworks

Meet Our Team

Ron Phillips, CEO - Ron@dtworks.org

Lance Phillips, Artistic Director - Lance@dtworks.org

Rhonda Crockett, Director of Operations - Rhonda@dtworks.org

Ashlee Spach, Director of Program Development - Ashlee@dtworks.org

Pedro G. Leos, Stage Manager - Pedro@dtworks.org

Jennifer Huggins, Front of House Manager - info@dtworks.org

For any service related issues or concerns, please contact Rhonda Crockett

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Kidsworks Programs

Summer Musical Theatre Camp

Track A – June 12-23,2023 (Mon-Fri)
Disney On Broadway A:
Grades 1-3
– 8AM-10:30AM, final performance Friday June 23 at 10am

Broadway On The Edge A: Grades 4-8
– 1PM-5PM, final performance Friday June 23 at 4pm

Leadership A: Grades 7 and up
– 8am-5pm

Track B – AM July 10-21,2023 (Mon-Fri)
Disney On Broadway B:
Grades 1-3
– 8AM-10:30AM, final performance Friday July 21 at 10am

Broadway On The Edge B: Grades 4-8
– 1PM-5PM, final performance Friday July 21 at 4pm

Leadership B: Grades 7 and up
– 8am-5pm

Desert Theatreworks’ KidsWorks Summer Musical Theatre Camp Program offers three choices of 2-week performing arts summer camp for grades 1-8 and extended leadership opportunities for High School Students. Every summer students learn singing, dancing, and acting or technical theatre and be a part of a staged musical production.

Tuition
Desert Sands Unified Students grades 1-8 can attend for FREE
through the Expanded Learning Opportunities Program (ELOP). All you need is your student’s name, school, grade and student ID number. Please note *George Washington Charter School is not included in the DSUSD funding for this program and is not eligible for FREE tuition.

*Students from surrounding districts can attend our 2 week camp for $600.

SPACE IS LIMITED! REGISTER TODAY!

Register Here!
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