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Historic Balboa Theatre

Neighborhood: Downtown

868 Fourth Ave
San Diego, CA 92101

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Contact Info

(619) 570-1100
info@sandiegotheatres.org

Hours

The Balboa Theatre ticket office will open on performance days. Times vary based on performance schedule. Call for details.

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Events to check out

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Raffi

Historic Balboa Theatre
Jan 22, 2017

"It's great fun singing for children and families," says Raffi. "As well as singing many of my fans’ favorites, I look forward to sharing a song or two from my Love Bug album and my new one, Owl...

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Ali Wong

Historic Balboa Theatre
Jan 27 - Jan 28, 2017

ALI WONG is a stand-up comedian, writer, and actress living in Los Angeles, CA. With the recent release of her Netflix Special, ALI WONG: BABY COBRA, Ali became the first comedian to record a stand up...

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RadioLab's Jad Abumrad

Historic Balboa Theatre
Jan 29, 2017

By integrating his background as both journalist and composer, Jad Abumrad has experienced great success with his public radio program, Radiolab. He orchestrates dialogue, music, interviews and sound...

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STARS OF THE RUSSIAN NATIONAL BALLET

Historic Balboa Theatre
Feb 5, 2017

The Stars of the Russian National Ballet graces the stage at the Balboa Theatre with the timeless classic, The Sleeping Beauty.  Considered the crowning jewel in...

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Branford Marsalis Quartet

Historic Balboa Theatre
Feb 10, 2017

The Branford Marsalis Quartet will be joined by guest-vocalist Kurt Elling in a dynamic collaboration of musical forces. Although following the format of a standard jazz quartet with vocals, the...

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Leonidas Kavakos and Yuja Wang

Historic Balboa Theatre
Feb 11, 2017

Two extraordinary stars unite for a scintillating evening of duets. For this duo recital, dynamic partners Leonidas Kavakos and Yuja Wang embark on a nocturnal fantasy performing Medtner’s 2...

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Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebo

Historic Balboa Theatre
Feb 16, 2017

Created by Bradlee, the rotating collective of Postmodern Jukeboxhas spent the past few years amassing more than 450 million YouTube views and 1.9 million subscribers, performed on "Good Morning...

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Shaolin Warriors

Historic Balboa Theatre
Feb 17, 2017

Shaolin Warriors is a unique show performed by masters of kung Fu. In this fully choreographed theatrical production, Shaolin Warriors brings the remarkable skill, stunning movement & death-defying...

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#IMomSoHard

Historic Balboa Theatre
Feb 18, 2017

Some days as a mom are harder than others. The crying, the snot, the constant running around...and then there are the kids. And there's no one making moms feel as uncomfortably normal as Kristin...

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Under The Streetlamp

Historic Balboa Theatre
Mar 4, 2017

Under the Streetlamp is a concert celebration of classic hits of the American radio songbook from the 1950s-1970s featuring tight harmonies and slick dance moves that take audiences back to an era of...

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Zucchero Black Cat Live Tour

Historic Balboa Theatre
Mar 15, 2017

Adelmo Fornaciari is the real name of the talented Italian musician more commonly known to the world by his nickname Zucchero ("Sugar"), given to him by an elementary school teacher. He began playing...

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Jay and Silent Bob Get Old (Smodcast)

Historic Balboa Theatre
Mar 18, 2017

The hilarious duo Jay & Silent Bob are back. Film icons Kevin Smith and Jason Mewes made history and fans all over the world with the characters Jay & Silent Bob from the movies Clerks,...

What to Know:

  • Conveniently located in the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter.
  • Theatre ticket windows open event days only.
  • Theatre doors open for seating approx. 60-90 minutes before each performance.
  • Concessions open for most performances offering snacks, sodas and bar service.
  • Recommended parking at NBC Building Garage at 225 Broadway, off Broadway Circle.

Coming to a Show

  • 868 Fourth Avenue @ E Street. Conveniently located in the the Gaslamp Quarter.
  • Theatre ticket windows open event days only.
  • Theatre doors open for seating approx. 60-90 minutes before each performance.
  • Concessions usually available. Snacks, sodas & bar service (must be 21 years).
  • Recommended parking at NBC Building Garage at 225 Broadway, off Broadway Circle.

More Information

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