Audience Engagement

Deepen your enjoyment of each show by joining an audience engagement event.

Talkback Tuesdays, Insider Events and Discovery Sunday

Talkback Tuesdays

Participate in a facilitated discussion with actors and artistic staff immediately following the performance. A great way to share your thoughts and learn more about the show! There are usually two Talkback Tuesdays for each season show – check show pages for dates.

Holland America Line
Talkback Tuesdays sponsored in part by Holland America Line. 

Insider Events

Join the Playhouse staff 45 minutes before the performance for an insider’s view of the production you are about to see. There are usually two Insider Events for each season show – check show pages for dates.

Vi at La Jolla Village
Insider Events sponsored in part by Vi at La Jolla Village. 

Discovery Sunday
Join special guest speakers post-performance, as they engage audience members in a moderated discussion exploring the issues and themes in the play. There is usually one Discovery Sunday for each season show – check show pages for dates.

Foodie Friday and Sonic Saturday

Foodie Fridays
Theatergoers with a love of delicious eats are invited to attend Foodie Fridays,
where a ticket to select Playhouse performances also includes access to some of
San Diego’s finest food trucks, starting at 6:30 pm!

*Cost of food is not included in the ticket price. Please bring cash for food trucks.

Sonic Saturdays
Enjoy live music before the show, starting at 7:00 pm.

Concession Drink Specials
Bars open an hour before the show. Concessions and other beverages are available for purchase.
Thirsty Thursdays: $5 beer
Matinee Mimosas on Saturdays and Sundays: $8 mimosas

Schedule and vendors subject to change.

For more information about these events, please send an e-mail to [email protected].

Theatre Tours

Tour the stages and production shops of the Playhouse facilities and learn more about the history of La Jolla Playhouse and the role that it plays in the community.

Tours are available to groups. To schedule a tour, call the Education Department at (858) 550-1070 x101.

Photo credit: Manu Narayan (left) and Babak Tafti in Guards at the Taj; photo by Jim Carmody.

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