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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

Event

Fiddler On The Roof

San Diego Civic Theatre
Jun 1 - Jun 2, 2019

Tony®-winning director Bartlett Sher and the team behind South Pacific, The King and I and 2017 Tony-winning Best Play Oslo, bring a fresh and authentic vision to this beloved theatrical...

Event

Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience

San Diego Civic Theatre
Jun 5, 2019

Theresa Caputo, star of the hit TLC show, Long Island Medium, will share personal stories about her life and explain how her gift works. She will deliver healing messages to audience members and give...

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Eddie Izzard Wunderbar

San Diego Civic Theatre
Jun 25, 2019

A Unique, Totally Surreal View of Life, Love & History.

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Brit Floyd World Tour 2019

San Diego Civic Theatre
Jun 29, 2019

Brit Floyd, the world’s greatest Pink Floyd tribute show, returns in 2019 with its most ambitious and biggest production yet; a very special 40th Anniversary celebration of Pink Floyd’s...

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Ian Anderson Presents JETHRO TULL 50th Anniversary

San Diego Civic Theatre
Jul 7, 2019

Ian Anderson, known throughout the world of rock music as the flute and voice behind the legendary Jethro Tull, celebrates his 50th year as an international recording and performing musician in 2018.

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Miss Saigon

San Diego Civic Theatre
Jul 9 - Jul 14, 2019

“A DYNAMITE BROADWAY REVIVAL.” – The New Yorker Experience the acclaimed new production of the legendary musical Miss Saigon, from the creators of Les Misérables....

Event

The Book of Mormon

San Diego Civic Theatre
Jul 23 - Jul 28, 2019

Hailed by The New York Times as “the best musical of this century” and the winner of nine Tony Awards®, THE BOOK OF MORMON is the blockbuster Broadway smash from South Park creators...

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“Weird Al” Yankovic The Strings Attached Tour 2019

San Diego Civic Theatre
Aug 4, 2019

“Weird Al” Yankovic is the biggest-selling comedy recording artist in history, earning four Grammys and fifteen career nominations.

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

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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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