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San Diego Civic Theatre

Third & B Street - In the Heart of Downtown

The 2,967 seat San Diego Civic Theatre is the region’s largest and greatest attended performing arts venue. The Civic Theatre is owned by the City of San Diego and is managed and operated by San Diego Theatres on behalf of the community.

Opened in January 1965, the Civic Theatre has hosted the world’s finest talents in the fields of opera, classical music, dance, comedy, contemporary music, and Broadway. Additionally, it has served as a community gathering place for inaugurations, governmental addresses, religious services, political activities, lectures, educational presentations, and corporate meetings.

The Civic Theatre’s primary producers and presenters include the San Diego Opera, Broadway San Diego, La Jolla Music Society, California Ballet, Nederlander Concerts, Live Nation & AEG.

Neighborhood: Downtown

1100 Third Ave
San Diego, CA 92101

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Contact Info

(619) 570-1100
info@sandiegotheatres.org

Hours

Advance Ticket Windows & Ticket Chargeline (619/760/858) 570-1100: Monday-Friday 10a to 5p (closed Holidays)
Civic Theatre Event Ticket Windows: open approx. 2 hours prior to each event

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Events to check out

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John Leguizamo: Latin History for Morons

San Diego Civic Theatre
Dec 8, 2019

Endless critical and audience acclaim direct from Broadway. A sold-out run at The Public Theater. A record-breaking engagement at Berkeley Repertory Theatre. LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS, the most totally...

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A Magical Cirque Christmas

San Diego Civic Theatre
Dec 28, 2019

The producers of Broadway’s smash hit “The Illusionists” have brought together the world’s greatest entertainers for a spell-binding and incredible new holiday production...

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Martha Graham Dance Company: The Eve Project

San Diego Civic Theatre
Jan 22, 2020

After an absence of nearly three decades, Martha Graham Dance Company returns to La Jolla Music Society to captive audiences with the “most skilled and powerful dancers you can ever hope to...

Event

ThePianoGuys

San Diego Civic Theatre
Jan 23, 2020

Since their serendipitous start in a Southern Utah piano shop, THE PIANO GUYS have proven to be a powerhouse group without limits. Arriving as a musical phenomenon seemingly overnight, the quartet of...

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An Evening with Sarah McLachlan

San Diego Civic Theatre
Feb 18, 2020

Sarah McLachlan is one of the most celebrated singer songwriters in entertainment with over 40 million albums sold worldwide. She has received three Grammy Awards and twelve Juno Awards over her...

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The Bachelor Live on Stage

San Diego Civic Theatre
Feb 27, 2020

The most successful reality romance series in the history of television is coming to your hometown. The Bachelor Live On Stage Official Tour guarantees all the drama, the gossip and the romance of...

General Information:

  • Civic Theatre is designed to provide easy accessibility for all of our guests
  • Convenient Location to MTS Trolley Station at 3rd & C Street
  • Concessions & full bar service (21 years & over) available at most events
  • Age restrictions vary--call 570-1100 for details. All ages must have own ticket
  • Administration and Theatre Rental Information: 619.615.4000

How To Buy Tickets:

  • Ticketing Advance Sale Windows open 10am-5pm Mon-Fri (closed Holidays)
  • Ticket Chargeline (619/760/858) 570-1100 open 10am-5pm Mon-Fri (closed Holidays)
  • Theatre Event Ticket Windows open approx. 2 hours prior to curtain time
  • Cash, American Express, Discover, Mastercard & Visa accepted
  • PREVENT FRAUD! Buy only from Theatre direct (see above) or www.ticketmaster.com

More Information

  • Weddings

General Information:

  • Civic Theatre is designed to provide easy accessibility for all of our guests
  • Convenient Location to MTS Trolley Station at 3rd & C Street
  • Concessions & full bar service (21 years & over) available at most events
  • Age restrictions vary--call 570-1100 for details. All ages must have own ticket
  • Administration and Theatre Rental Information: 619.615.4000
  • Tickets at: www.sdcivic.org or www.sandiegotheatres.org or Ticketmaster

How To Buy Tickets:

  • Ticketing Advance Sale Windows open 10am-5pm Mon-Fri (closed Holidays)
  • Ticket Chargeline (619/760/858) 570-1100 open 10am-5pm Mon-Fri (closed Holidays)
  • Theatre Event Ticket Windows open approx. 2 hours prior to curtain time
  • Cash, American Express, Discover, Mastercard & Visa accepted
  • PREVENT FRAUD! Buy only from Theatre direct (see above) or www.ticketmaster.com
  • Other website or resale locations are NOT authorized & tickets may be rejected!

More Information

  • Weddings

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