For theater lovers, San Diego is arguably the best city for live theater after New York City. And in fact, some experts even believe that San Diego theater has The Great White Way beat!
Although there is an organization called San Diego Broadway that brings traveling New York productions to San Diego each year, many live theater productions originating in San Diego have gone on to become Broadway hits! San Diego culture and theater is truly unique in this way.
San Diego theater is hot year-round and it seems that there is a new live production launching every few weeks in San Diego. The fact that San Diego has so many unique theaters capable of hosting big live productions is one reason so many year-round quality productions find homes here. Between the Old Globe Theatre San Diego, La Jolla Playhouse, Spreckels Theater San Diego, San Diego Repertory Theatre and the San Diego Civic Theatre, San Diego has so many great venues which helps deliver year-round culture and enjoyment for theater lovers. And it doesn't hurt that San Diego theater tickets cost far less than the fees charged in Los Angeles, San Francisco and The Big Apple.