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San Jose Center for the Performing Arts

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Address: 225 Almaden Blvd., San Jose, CA
Phone Number: +1 408-792-4542
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Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: The Center for the Performing Arts is managed and operated by San Jose...
The Center for the Performing Arts is managed and operated by San Jose Theaters, a division of Team San Jose. It hosts major performances from Broadway San Jose, Ballet San Jose and other organizations. It has 2,677 seats, with up to 8 wheelchair areas.
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Very Nice Venue to See Performing Arts !

The Performing Arts center is a very nice venue to see a show, we have been season ticket holders for several years, and have also seen a number of other shows at the venue as... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
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San Jose, California
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San Jose, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

The Performing Arts center is a very nice venue to see a show, we have been season ticket holders for several years, and have also seen a number of other shows at the venue as well. Believe the best seats are either in the first 10 rows, or the 2nd - 5th row of the balcony. For season tickets we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

Great show, we sat up in the balcony good view and could hear well but next time will pay for better seats up close. Facility is beautiful and functional, typical line for women's restroom, why is that? Nice intermission snacks and drinks, good traffic flow in and out.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Good theater with a good acoustics. Recommend to visit. The tickets are not cheap, but you can bye them online at the discounted price.

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San Jose, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

We recently saw Brian Regan here. We were 10th row center. The seats were great, just a bit tricky to get to. The rows are long and if you are in the middle it can be a trek. Overall it was great. The bathroom was clean as well.

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San Jose, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Been there a few times to see a few different shows and all times I've had a great time. Great service and easy to get into and out of.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Nice place to see a show. Starting to show a little wear. A little bit of an inconvenience in that the seating feeds in from the sides only

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We went to see Wicked(!) and it was incredible. This venue is so great. It was laid back and comfortable while the lighting and acoustics made it feel like a super fantastic Broadway event! We are going to see The Book of Mormon next month and I can't wait to experience it again. It's definitely a great location to see... More 

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Santa Clara, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

We just saw Rain-A Tribute to the Beatles last night. It was a great show and I really love being able to see a show so close to home. We have been coming here for the Broadway shows for about 3 seasons. We became season ticket holders after our first show here a few years ago, Beauty and the Beast.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This performance was entitled "In The Mood" - all 40s music - the band was just phenomenal - wish it had been just them - but added was a group of singers and dancers - not so much. The dancing was good at times but not the vocals - really detracted from the performance of the band - unfortunately. Cannot... More 

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Fremont, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

While the center has been in San Jose for many years, it is a good place to see a show or performance. We have gone to many shows there. Its best to try to sit towards the center of the theater (some of the side seats do not have as good of view lines.). Parking is in paid lots close... More 

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Additional Information about San Jose Center for the Performing Arts

Address: 225 Almaden Blvd., San Jose, CA
Phone Number: +1 408-792-4542
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
Open Hours:
Monday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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