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  • A Oscuras Me Da Risa

    Until Feb 17, 2019

  • Andras Schiff

    Feb 22, 2019

  • Lauren Daigle

    Feb 23, 2019

  • Gregory Porter

    Feb 24, 2019

  • Haters Roast

    Feb 25, 2019

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A Oscuras Me Da Risa

Until February 17, 2019

Based on the 1995 film of the same name, A Oscuras Me Da Risa (The Darkness Makes Me Laugh) steps from the screen and onto the stage in a brand new theatrical production by Luis Ernesto Cano. Promising non stop laughter, this farcical dark comedy features an all star cast made up of 'Maria De Todos Los Angeles' actor Ariel "Albertano" Miramontes, respected Mexican actor Daniel Bisogno (Never Again, The Beet), Cuban-Mexican TV star Raquel Bigorra, telenovela icon Armando Araiza and celebrated Latin American musician Benito Castro amongst others.

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Andras Schiff

February 22, 2019

Sir Andras Schiff tours the USA as he celebrates the works of four great masters: Bach, Bartok, Janacek and Schumann. This is a once in a lifetime chance to see one of the world's finest pianists tackle these formidable pieces, one after another.

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Lauren Daigle

February 23, 2019

Born and raised in Lafayette, Louisiana, Hillsong alumnus Lauren Daigle grew up absorbing the gospel, blues and cajun music of her upbringing and wound up fusing her own music with the eclectic blend of genres. In 2015 released her debut album 'How Can It Be' to much critical acclaim and platinum record status, solidifying her status as a praise and music superstar. The talented songstress continues her ascent to the Christian contemporary stratosphere with a North American headline tour to support her sophomore album 'Look Up Child' this Summer.

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Gregory Porter

February 24, 2019

Gregory Porter is one of the hottest names in jazz. The Californian native, always dapperly attired in his spitfire hat, released his latest album "Nat King Cole & Me" earlier this year and is now on tour, bringing his melodious voice to fans across the US.

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Haters Roast

February 25, 2019

A host of beloved RuPaul's Drag Race superstars are turning up the heat and serving each other well done during the third annual Haters Roast - The Shady Tour! Contestants from across the popular reality television show are ready to throw some serious shade and 'read' each other red during this no-holds-barred live show. Wear some sunglasses, 'cause these queens are about to get burned.

Balboa Theater

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868 4th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101

  • Year opened: 1924
  • Capacity: 1335
  • Concession stands
  • Merchandise booths
  • Disabled access
  • Air conditioning
  • In-house bar

The elegant Balboa Theatre has seen many uses over the years, from movie theater to housing for the US Navy during WWII. Beginning in the 1980s, the building was closed for twenty years and threatened with demolition, until a multi-million dollar renovation reopened it as a community arts center and theater space in 2008. It now hosts dozens of concerts and comedians every year.

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