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Spreckels Theatre

The historic Spreckels Theatre, which opened in 1912, is an arts venue located in the heart of Downtown.

The 1,463-seat theater first operated as a vaudeville house, then as a movie palace and now as a place to showcase live performances.

Spreckels has hosted world renowned soloists; top theatrical productions; star attractions; first run films; touring acts; international companies for music, theatre, and dance: celebrated comics; and more.

Spreckels Theatre was designated a National Historic Site in 1973.

Upcoming event at Spreckels Theatre

William J.R. Curtis: A Meditation On Light

  • Wednesday, October 10, 6:30 p.m.
  • Architecture needs light to be rendered visible, yet light also needs architecture to acquire meaning and form. Light is a dominant obsession in all my work as an artist and in all media: painting, drawing, photography. Light itself is invisible; we know it through its secondary effects on air, vapor, water, solids, voids, stone, plants, animal and human life - and of course architecture. Most past civilizations have placed light ... Read more

All upcoming events at Spreckels Theatre

William J.R. Curtis: A Meditation On LightOctober 10, 2018

The Capitol Steps: 'Make America Grin Again'October 27, 2018

La Jolla Music Society Presents Pilobolus' 'Shadowland'November 10, 2018

Disney Junior Dance Party On TourNovember 23, 2018

Past events

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