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87 Star Starred
Balboa Theatre
Located at E. Street 868 Fourth Avenue San Diego, CA 92101
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4 events
3 reviews
2 stars
Parking in Horton Plaza is incredibly expensive. I've never paid that much for parking there. I'll be looking for alternative places to park.
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63 events
48 reviews
164 stars
Parking at the NBC building was easy and inexpensive.
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14 events
7 reviews
1 stars
attended Feb 14 2012

Never saw guitar playing like this. Was way up high in balcony, but good sound system in theater and good visibility.

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6 reviews
2 stars
attended Feb 14 2012

Tommy is the greatest guitarist in the world! What a privilege to see him in the beautiful, historic Balboa Theater. He is spectacular and produces sounds from a guitar that you have never heard before!!! Amazing...we would love to see him...continued

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59 events
5 reviews
10 stars
attended Feb 14 2012

The Venue had excellent acoustics and Mr. Emmanuel was unbelievable! The best guitar performance I've ever seen!

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About the Ticket Supplier: San Diego Theatres

San Diego Theatres is a 501©3 non-profit, public benefit corporation established to manage and operate publicly-owned performing arts theatres. We are responsible for the management, marketing, operations and maintenance of the San Diego Civic Theatre under the terms of an operating agreement with the City of San Diego. Additionally, San Diego Theatres has assumed the same responsibility for the historic Balboa Theatre in the Gaslamp Quarter under the terms of a long-term lease with the City of San Diego’s Redevelopment Agency.

San Diego Theatres strives to positively impact the community through facility enhancement projects, the advancement of a downtown theatre district, and strategic partnerships for the enrichment of the performing arts for the benefit of the region.

San Diego Theatres was established in 2003 by the San Diego Convention Center Corporation as a subsidiary non-profit corporation. The strategy of San Diego Theatres is to position itself for growth and future independence as a fully independent stand-alone entity. This is a model that will allow us to capitalize on years of service to the community, while advancing into the future with focused determination to proactively improve the performing arts experience for the citizens of the greater San Diego region.