Venue Details

52 Star Starred
Balboa Theatre
Located at E. Street 868 Fourth Avenue San Diego, CA 92101
619-570-1100
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Member Tips

Goldstar Member
Casual evening attire
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Goldstar Member
Great palces to eat around Gas Lamp area. Starbuck for a pre theatre coffee.
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Goldstar Member
Neither Balboa Theatre nor Horton plaza provide validation. Buy $10 parking from Balboa.
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Miriam
I parked in Horton Plaza and got my ticket validated at the mall
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Miriam
BITE Me!, one block away is wonderful and reasonably priced.
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Goldstar Member
Horton Plaza wouldn't validate parking after 7pm :( Ended up costing $18
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Reviews & Ratings

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4.6 average rating
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43 events
25 reviews
5 stars
attended Nov 18 2012

David Sedaris never disappoints- he is effortlessly hilarious and a certifiable lunatic.
The venue, however, was terrible and we vowed never to return to the Balboa... continued

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16 events
13 reviews
6 stars
attended Nov 18 2012

What a wordsmith! Loved how he put ideas together, his timing was awesome + voice inflection = perfection.

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9 events
8 reviews
7 stars
attended Nov 18 2012

David Sedaris was great and immensely entertaining. The readings were well chosen. The venue, the Balboa Theatre, although beautiful is not a good venue for a reading. ... continued

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