Yosemite Theater

Shelton Johnson as a Buffalo Soldier at Yosemite Valley Theater

Yosemite Theater

Enjoy theater performances and films inspired by Yosemite! After a day filled with exploring, relax and take in a show at the Yosemite Theater. From April through October, the Yosemite Theater presents a variety of experiences, including plays based on some of the park’s most colorful characters, inspiring films, and celebrations of Yosemite’s culture and history.


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Yosemite storyteller Brian Shoor transfixes audiences with a colorful tale of Yosemite Valley in the late 1880s.
to May 4, 2020
Shows on select dates at 7pm, through October 22

Journey back in time to Yosemite’s adventurous and daring era of stagecoach travel.

Lee Stetson brings John Muir’s wild adventures to life at the Yosemite Theater in Yosemite Valley
to March 18, 2020
Shows every Wednesday at 7pm, May 15–October 16

Journey back to the early 1900s to hear John Muir share stories from Yosemite as he receives news on the future of his beloved Hetch Hetchy Valley.

Audrey Davis portrays Florence Hutchings, an adventurous woman born and raised in Yosemite.
to December 6, 2019
Shows every Friday at 7pm, September 6–October 25 (Except on September 27, October 4th and October 11th)

Join Florence Hutchings as she looks back on her adventurous life growing up in Yosemite Valley in the late 1800s.

World-renowned rock climber Ron Kauk shares stories of his incredible adventures in this film at Yosemite Theater in Yosemite Valley
to May 10, 2020
Shows at 7pm, on select Fridays & Saturdays, plus October 7, October 23 & October 24

Enjoy Yosemite’s year-round beauty in a striking film narrated by world-renowned rock-climber Ron Kauk.