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Sacramento Convention Center Complex, 1400 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95814

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Sacramento Community Center Theater is part of the Sacramento Convention Center Complex complex.

Sacramento Convention Center Complex, 1400 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95814

Year opened: 1989

In a great location, in the center of downtown, the Sacramento Community Center Theater is a well-known venue that hosts a variety of events of different genres, from productions by Sacramento performing arts groups themselves, to national music tours, stand-up comedy and Broadway shows. The center was opened in 1989 by the non-profit California Musical Theatre, and is the largest live performing arts venue in the region.

Upcoming Highlights

  • Bill Maher

    Feb 14, 2016

  • The Book of Mormon

    Opens Mar 09

  • Newsies

    Opens Apr 12

  • Sacramento Philharmonic: The Music of John Williams

    Apr 23, 2016

  • Motown - The Musical

    Opens May 18

Bill Maher

February 14, 2016

Bill Maher has set the boundaries of political humour on American television, and even now continues to push new ones. His combination of unflinching honesty and big laughs have earned him a staggering 23 Emmy nominations to date. The controversial satirist's career launched with stand-up almost 30 years ago and he returns to his roots an unforgettable night of sharpshooting political satire.

The Book of Mormon

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March 9-20, 2016

With NINE Tony Awards - including Best Musical - a Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, and top New York critic Ben Brantley himself calling it the "best new musical of the century", this is one show you won't want to miss when it comes to a stage near you. Yes, that's right - you no longer have to fly to Broadway to catch this worldwide phenomenon, the boys are bringing it to you!


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April 12-17, 2016

The record-breaking, Tony Award-winning Broadway phenomenon that tells the story of an unlikely band of underdogs who take on the biggest names in publishing in an "inspirational" (The Hollywood Reporter) fight for justice, is touring the country!

Sacramento Philharmonic: The Music of John Williams

April 23, 2016

A frequent musical collaborator with Steven Spielberg and George Lucas, John Williams' legendary film scores are the go-to music for huge, sweeping epics. Sacremento Philharmonic pay homage to America's eminent film composer, with an evening of Williams' best-known selections from the Star Wars theme, Superman, Jurassic Park, Indiana Jones, Harry Potter and more!

Motown - The Musical

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May 18-29, 2016

Motown: The Musical is Broadway's hottest music history musical - a vibrant journey through the Motown genre from Smokey Robinson and Marvin Gaye to Diana Ross and Michael Jackson. The show tells the story of Berry Gordy, the founder of the record label Motown Records and one of the pioneers of Motown.

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