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Lyceum Theatres
Located at 79 Horton Plaza 324 Horton Plz San Diego, CA 92101
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Harriet Niss
Location of performance seats is not important for this one. I don't like the extreme side seats, but any place else is fine.
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If you want a wonderful Italian dinner before the show, go to Operacaffe, right across the street on 4th. My husband, who is from Brooklyn, says he hasn't had chicken parmesan that good since New York. And my salmon was delicious.
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9 reviews
5 stars
attended Nov 05 2010

If you love the musical Hairspray, its always a treat to see - the youth did a great job!

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4 reviews
1 stars
attended Nov 07 2010

I was not aware this was put on my Youth Theatre group and I must say I was pleasantly suprised at the talent there is out there. Great performance.

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3 reviews
1 stars
attended Nov 04 2010

The kids were very talented however, I felt that the music was a little too loud and there were some points where the back up singers were louder than the principals. I was slightly confused by the gigantic screen. I took me out of the setting...continued

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See a montage of scenes from the Broadway tour of Hairspray.


Actors Conservatory Theater (ACT–San Diego) is a nonprofit youth theatre company led by award-winning and nationally recognized directors, choreographers and technicians. Hairspray is directed and choreographed by Ray Limon and includes musical direction by Tim McKnight. 

Ray has directed more than 200 productions in theaters and venues throughout the country, and has worked with such notable actors as Erik McCormack (Will and Grace_), Steven Webber (_Wings), Cathy Rigby, Janet Leigh, John Raitt, Mickey Rooney, Martha Raye, John Saxon, Cass Daley, George Hearn, and Jon Cypher to name just a few.

He has taught at one of the premier arts schools in the nation, the Orange County High School of the Arts, which has received recognition in _U.S. News & Wrold Report _as one of the “Best High Schools” program.  For 10 summers, he has directed at the famous Standing Room Only program (S.R.O) at Fullerton College, which selects the best of the best high school students to attend their summer theatre conservatory.

About the Ticket Supplier: ACT-San Diego

Actors’ Conservatory Theatre (ACT – San Diego) is an exciting new theatre company for young people. ACT’s mission is to provide educational and artistic opportunities to young actors to perform, act and learn the art of stagecraft in a fun, satisfying, yet highly professional environment. This shall be accomplished by teaching, practicing and performing live theatre with youth who are interested in learning and becoming more involved in stage acting.

ACT offers classes and workshops taught by well-respected, professional actors and teachers. ACT also produces youth theatre productions of the highest quality to be found in San Diego with a production staff led by all-pro actor/directors, producers, musical directors and choreographers.