Journey to the Center of the Earth

Sunday, April 21, 2024

Journey to the Center of the Earth, for orchestra, chorus & narrator

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, April 21, 2024 at 3:00 p.m.

University Theatre

Ruth Charloff, Conductor

World premiere of Journey to the Center of the Earth, a storytelling extravaganza for orchestra, chorus and narrator based on Jules Verne’s famous science fiction novel. With vivid music by Tim Labor and lively narration by guest artist Martha Demson, this FREE one-hour event is for anyone interested in tales of adventure, including kids and families. Featuring the UCR Orchestra and Chamber Singers, conducted by Ruth Charloff. Sponsored by Esther Hays Family Concert Series of UCR Orchestra.


FREE and open to the public

Come early; seating limited to 450 for each performance.


On weekends, starting at 12:00 p.m. on Fridays until 6:00 a.m. on Monday morning, the following lots do not require a paid permit when parking in the unreserved spaces:

Lot 6 Blue
Lot 13 Blue
Big Springs Parking Structure 2
Gold lots (26, 30, and 50).
For more information, please visit: performingarts.ucr.edu/parking. Learn more about UCR Visitor Parking.

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