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  • The Sound of Music

    Nov 15 - 20, 2016

  • Hedwig and the Angry Inch

    Nov 29 - Dec 4, 2016

  • California Ballet: The Nutcracker

    Dec 10 - 24, 2016

  • Mannheim Steamroller

    Dec 28, 2016

  • Rent

    Jan 10 - 15, 2017

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The Sound of Music

November 15 - 20, 2016

Rodgers and Hammerstein's iconic musical about the Maria and the Von Trapp family is set for a 2015/16 North American tour. This new production is being helmed by Jack O'Brien, who has promised to wipe away the "varnish" and dig down into the real drama that lies at the heart of the story. Featuring one of the great scores of all time, The Sound of Music is set to be the unmissable family show of the year.

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Hedwig and the Angry Inch

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Winner of 4 Tony Awards

November 29 - December 4, 2016

This full throttle rock 'n' roll musical electrified Broadway in 2014, picking up four Tony Awards, including Best Revival. The story follows the exploits of rebellious transgender singer Hedwig and her band as they tour the country, with its first national tour strutting out in October 2016, kicking off in San Francisco!

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California Ballet: The Nutcracker

December 10 - 24, 2016

The Nutcracker is the perfect way to introduce new fans to the power and beauty of classical dance. Starring Chie Kudo as well as Carlo Di Dio, Vitaliy Nechay, Oscar Burciaga, Bernadette Torres and Rebecca Correia.

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Mannheim Steamroller

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December 28, 2016

With the release of Mannheim Steamroller's first holiday album 1984 came the kind of fame that made the act a veritable Christmas time tradition. With founder and composer Chip Taylor at the helm, the all-American music troupe continues to tour extensively, bringing Yuletide cheer to audiences throughout the US with a unique Neo-Classical take on popular carols and songs. It's no wonder that Mannheim Steamroller is the top-selling Holiday Act of all time!

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January 10 - 15, 2017

Jonathan Larson's Pulitzer and Tony-winning musical returns in a special 20th Anniversary touring production. Bursting with energy and a rocking score, Rent tells the story of a band of young artists living in New York, who are determined to overcome the fear of HIV which hangs over them.

San Diego Civic Theatre

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3rd Avenue & B Street, San Diego, CA 92101

  • Year opened: 1965
  • Capacity: 2967
  • Concession stands
  • Disabled access
  • In-house bar
  • Coat check

The San Diego Civic Theatre was opened in January 1965 and hosts a wide variety of productions including comedy, opera, classical and contemporary music, Broadway and dance. The Civic Theatre's main producers include the San Diego Opera, Broadway/San Diego, La Jolla Music Society, and California Ballet. It also holds many other events such as political activities, corporate meetings and educational presentations. It is a 2,967 seat theatre, making it the largest performing arts venue in the region. 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.

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