2nd Saturday Escondido Arts and Cultural Experience

Welcome to Escondido’s 2nd Saturday Arts and Cultural Experiences… a uniquely creative collaboration comprised of many different events. This fantastic collection of diverse cultural experiences still includes the wondrously eclectic art galleries of Escondido’s historic downtown and has grown to include arts, theater, museums and historical and educational experiences all around the area… and all […]

My Fair Lady at Welk Resorts San Diego

My Fair Lady at Welk Resorts Theatre JANUARY 6– APRIL 2, 2017 This show is the standard by which all other musicals are measured. Based on GEORGE BERNARD SHAW’S play Pygmalion, with book, music and lyrics by Lerner and Loewe, MY FAIR LADY is gloriously triumphant. The tale of a Cockney flower girl transformed into […]

The 1940’s Radio Hour At Patio Playhouse

The 1940’s Radio Hour is a wonderful show for the holidays… see it this month at Patio Playhouse Theater in downtown Escondido! Performances: November 18-December 18, 2016; Fri & Sat, 8:00pm; Sun 2:00pm (No performances Thanksgiving weekend, November 25, 26, 27) For tickets: https://patioplayhouse.ticketleap.com/1940s-radio-hour/ A different time is evoked in this marvelously theatrical and winning […]

Disney’s Mulan JR. at Patio Playhouse

Patio Playhouse Youth Theater presents Disney’s Mulan Jr. Performances: Oct 14-30, 2016; Fri & Sat, 7:00pm; Sun 2:00pm Music and Lyrics by Matthew Wilder, David Zippel, Stephen Schwartz, Jeanine Tesori and Alexa Junge Based on Disney’s Oscar-nominated film, Disney’s Mulan JR. is a heartwarming celebration of culture, honor and the fighting spirit. With hit songs […]

Jesus Christ Superstar at Welk Resorts Theatre

Playing: May 20 – August 7, 2016 It seems especially fitting that the first rock opera, created as a concept album at the end of the turbulent ’60s, should have at its center a social and political rebel. Jesus’ meteoric-like rise in renown provides a parallel to contemporary celebrity worship. As his radical teachings are […]

Patio Playhouse Presents Green Day’s American Idiot

Thursday, July 7 will be a special ‘Sing-Along’ performance. Come sing along with the cast as they perform the show. This high-octane rock opera, which will opening the summer season at Escondido’s Kit Carson Amphitheater, is filled with strong social messages (and paired with adult language and situations) and tells a story through the lyrics […]

Tinseltown Christmas At Patio Playhouse

“Tinseltown Christmas” A New Musical Performances: Nov 20-Dec 20, 2015 Fri & Sat, 8:00pm; Sun 2:00pm The San Diego premiere of a new holiday musical! The ghosts of stars of the silver screen come to bring Christmas cheer to a lovelorn couple. A comedy of errors ensues and romance blossoms. For more info and tickets: […]

Moon Over Buffalo At Patio Playhouse

Moon Over Buffalo at Patio Playhouse runs from Aug 28-Sep 20 – Fri & Sat, 8:00pm; Sun 2:00pm This beloved wacky backstage comedy by the author of Lend me a Tenor brought Carol Burnette out of retirement to play Charlotte. Two aging stars of stage, George and Charlotte Hay, husband and wife, have been reduced […]

Welk Resorts Theatre Presents Summer Concert Series

Welk Resorts Theatre Presents Summer Concert Series The Welk Resort Theatre in Escondido is excited to present another fantastic Summer Concert Series with four popular tribute bands! Here’s the line up… Thursday, July 30, 7pm – Britain’s Finest – Beatles Tribute Band Friday, July 31, 7pm – Surfin’ Safaris – Beach Boys Tribute Band Saturday, […]

Becky Shaw at Patio Playhouse

Becky Shaw runs through June 28th Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm Sundays at 2pm The  in-your-face, anti-romantic dramedy about a well-intentioned blind date gone horribly wrong, BECKY SHAW, written by Law & Order and House of Cards writer-producer Gina Gionfriddo. When a newly married couple fixes up two romantically challenged friends, chaos, confusion and comedy […]