Know Before You Go

Where is the Performance? All performances of Rigoletto are at the Civic Theatre, located at 1100 3rd Ave, in Downtown San Diego, 92101.

How Do I Get There? Click here for directions to the Civic Theatre.

Where Do I Park? Free street parking after 6pm. Easy, accessible parking in the Civic Center Plaza Garage for $10 flat rate. See more directions and parking information. Click here for parking options around the Civic Theatre.

How Long Is The Performance? The performance is approximately two hours and thirty minutes, including one intermission. There is no late seating.

Before & After: Arrive early for a pre-opera lecture one hour before performance time with Dr. Nicolas Reveles and stay after the performance for a Talk-Back with the cast and creative team.

Is There Food & Drinks Available? Food vendors right on the Civic Theatre concourse (weather permitting).* Beginning at 5:00pm on evenings or 12:00pm on Sundays, visit our food vendors for a quick and easy bite. Our outdoor café has heaters and several belly-up tables for your convenience. All vendors accept cash and credit cards. Please note: Food and beverage items may not be brought in to the Theatre from outside sources.

Subscriber Upgrades & Exchanges: There are a very limited number of seat upgrades available for Saturday evening's performance. Arrive early to ensure your seat upgrade. The SDO concierge counter inside the Civic Theatre lobby opens at 4:30pm.

What to Wear: Little black dress, jeans, or party attire - wear what you like but, to help you decide, click here for your 10-day weather forecast.

New Security Policy: San Diego Civic Theatre has an updated policy on bags, bag sizes and items admitted to the theatre. Please review here.

Get Your Opera Swag: We've got new SDO merchandise this season: t-shirts, Pilsner glasses, scarves, candles, and much more. Stop by our table in the lobby!

Need More Info? If you have questions or need additional information, please call us at (619) 533-7000, Monday - Friday 8:30pm - 4:30pm.