September 14th will mark the opening of the first show of an 8-show season, which runs through April 2019 presented by Desert Theatreworks at the Indio Performing Arts Center. The season begins with Southern Fried Funeral – A side-splitting southern comedy with heart. After that, Into the Woods – The hit Broadway fairy tale musical - will be opening October 5th. Individual and season tickets can be purchased by calling the box office at 760-980-1455 or visiting dtworks.org. Also coming up is Desert Theatreworks’ KidsWorks Fall Musical Theatre Workshop, which is a performance-based education program for children aged 7-19 years. Classes will run Saturdays from 1-5pm, 9/29 to 11/17 and kids will perform Schoolhouse Rock Live Jr. Register at Kidsworks.org.