Venue Details

4797 Star Starred
The Lyceum Stage
Located at 79 Horton Plaza 324 Horton Plz San Diego, CA 92101
619-544-1000
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36 events
11 reviews
4 stars
Parking in the parking structure can be a bit confusing. Fortunately found a security guard. When I told him where I thought I had parked, he explained there was another area with similar markings and then directed me there. Also the parking structure has recently reduced hours of free validated parking from 3 or 4 hours to one. So the next time you drive to this venue and plan to park in the structure, verify if the performance provides parking validation for the entire duration of the show.
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80 events
16 reviews
6 stars
Horton Plaza revoked the 4-hour free parking option. It's expensive. Lyceum may be able to sell patrons the $10 voucher to cover parking for the evenings, as the Balboa theater does.
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Reviews & Ratings

"Hairspray"
53 ratings
4.7 average rating
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85 events
26 reviews
7 stars
attended Jul 25 2010

After seeing Hairspray at the Civic Center and also at the movies, I wasn't expecting a great deal from this local production. However, I was more than pleasantly surprised by the caliber of singing, acting and raw talent of the cast. They did a...continued

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17 events
7 reviews
9 stars
attended Jul 22 2010

This performance was just teeming with talent and high energy. From beginning to end it was a crowd pleaser. It takes place in 1962 and the costumes, hairdos, and behavior just had us all smiling and clapping until our hands hurt. During the...continued

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4 events
3 reviews
2 stars
attended Jul 21 2010

A high energy can't get the smile off your face kind of show.

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Description

It’s 1962, and pleasantly plump Baltimore teen Tracy Turnblad has only one desire—to dance on the popular “Corny Collins Show.” When her dream comes true, Tracy is transformed from social outcast to sudden star, but she must use her newfound power to vanquish the reigning Teen Queen, win the affections of heartthrob Link Larkin and integrate a TV network—all without denting her ’do!

Don’t miss Hairspray, Broadway’s musical-comedy phenomenon that inspired a major motion picture and won eight 2003 Tony Awards®, including Best Musical. As The New York Times says, “If life were everything it should be, it would be more like Hairspray. It’s irresistible!”