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San Diego Civic Theatre

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Great Venue

No bad seats, great entertainment and many good restaurants near by. If you are spending a night or... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
P5830BWtomg
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Poway, California
Phantom of the Opera in San Diego surpassed my high expectations

What was great? - Singing - Dancing - Live music - Costumes - Light effects I did not want the... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
William B
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Alpine, California
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Home to the San Diego Opera and Broadway theater.
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3rd and B St., San Diego, CA 92101
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We saw The Carol King Musical Saturday afternoon at The San Diego Civic Theatre. The theatre is old but every thing inside is in good condition and it is a nice place to see a play or a musical. The Carol King Production was excellent....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No bad seats, great entertainment and many good restaurants near by. If you are spending a night or two there are quality hotels close.

Thank P5830BWtomg
Reviewed 6 September 2018

We went to see the Phantom of the Opera as a birthday present on August 29, 2018. We found the Opening Scene was boring-LIFELESS! The dropping of the chandelier caught our interest and gave the play a chance. The singers were brilliant especially the lead...More

Thank AZ D
Reviewed 3 September 2018

What was great? - Singing - Dancing - Live music - Costumes - Light effects I did not want the Phantom to end.... I could tell the folks involved spent countless hours perfecting the show. Quentin Lee and Eva Tavares nailed it. I want to...More

Thank William B
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We say the Broadway production of the Phantom of the Opera. The San Diego Civic Theatre was the perfect venue for this first class act! Staff was friendly, facility was clean, and seats were comfortable!

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Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

What a great place to see a professional performance. Not a bad seat in the venue and it is always packed.

1  Thank Brian S
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I have been here so many times for so many events. Always a pleasure, Clean and comfortable. Sometimes if you are on the front row the sound may not be perfect so I would sit back a few rows.

1  Thank anniedutch13
Reviewed 16 July 2018

My girlfriend and I saw Jackson Browne at the San Diego Civic Theatre. We parked in a very expensive nearby structure and walked from there. There was a long line for security screening at the theatre entrance. Our bags were checked by security (no water...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

We just went to the San Diego Civic Theatre to see the Celtic Women Concert and the seating and also the parking at the Concourse Parking Arcade couldn't be any easier. If you're going to see a show there, be sure to pay the $10...More

2  Thank SANCarolyn
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Dirty dancing! Well performed, great acoustics. Wonderful facility. Enjoyed the performance. The second time we've been here. Coming back next year.

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I think it depends what type of event you are attending and what your preferences are. We generally attend the opera and for twenty years we had seats in row D and we also had sone seats in row B for guests. In all of... More
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