Tickets

Tickets to ArtPower events can be purchased online from boxoffice.ucsd.edu, through the UCSD Box Office in person, by mail, or by phone.

All single-ticket pricing is subject to change following the end of the subscription period on July 18. In an effort to offer the lowest possible prices, please be aware that ticket prices may increase closer to show date. Order early and save!

HOW TO ORDER

By Mail: UCSD Box Office, 9500 Gilman Drive #0029, La Jolla, CA 92093-0029

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By Phone: 858.534.TIXS (8497)
Online: boxoffice.ucsd.edu
In Person: The UCSD Box Office, located on the plaza level of the Price Center West

UC San Diego Box Office Hours
Monday to Friday, 10 am to 4 pm (closed Saturday and Sunday). Box office is open one hour before each scheduled event in the lobby of the venue.

Note: General Admission (GA) tickets are first-come, first-served in the unreserved general seating/standing area. General Admission tickets guarantee entry, but do not guarantee a seat.

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Choose a full series or create your own series to explore all of the genres ArtPower has to offer.

Series Subscription
Order tickets to a full series of your choice and receive:

  • Up to 15% off the regular ticket price
  • Priority Seating: Receive seating priority over the general public
  • Free Ticket Exchange Privileges*
  • Lost Ticket Insurance: If you lose your ticket, don’t worry. Your seats are guaranteed.

SERIES SUBSCRIPTIONS

Choose Your Own Subscription
Order tickets to three or more performances of your choice in any series genre and receive:

  • Up to 10% off the regular ticket price
  • Priority Seating: Receive seating priority over the general public
  • Free Ticket Exchange Privileges*
  • Lost Ticket Insurance: If you lose your ticket, don’t worry. Your seats are guaranteed.

CHOOSE YOUR OWN

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CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES

Brown-Urioste-Canellakis Trio (Fri. Nov 4, 2016)
Ensō String Quartet (Fri. Jan 27, 2017)
Dover Quartet and Avi Avital (Fri. Feb 17, 2017)
Ariel Quartet (Fri Apr 21, 2017)
St. Lawrence String Quartet (Fri. May 5, 2017)

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DANCE SERIES

L-E-V Dance Company (Thur. Jan 19, 2017)
Bereishit Dance Company (Thur. Mar 9, 2017)
Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company (Thur. May 25, 2017)

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FOOVIE SERIES

The First Movie (Fri. Feb 3, 2017)
I Wish (Wed. Mar 1, 2017)
The Spirit of the Beehive (Fri. May 12, 2017)

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GLOBAL MUSIC SERIES

¡Cubanismo! (Thur. Oct 27, 2016)
Thalma & Laércio de Freitas (Fri. Feb 24, 2017)
Tribu Baharú (Thur. Apr 13, 2017)

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JAZZ SERIES

GoGo Penguin (Wed. Oct 5, 2016)
Takuya Kuroda (Sat. Oct 22, 2016)
Christian Sands (Thur. Nov 17, 2016)
Charenée Wade (Thur. Feb 9, 2017)
Miguel Zenón Quartet (Wed. Feb 22, 2017)

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INNOVATION SERIES

Maarja Nuut (Thur. Jan 26, 2017)
Dublin Guitar Quartet (Fri. Mar 3, 2017)
Belem (Fri. Apr 7, 2017)
Colleen (Thur. May 18, 2017)

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AMERICAN ROUTES

The Jones Family Singers (Wed. Oct 26, 2016)
Jerron “Blind Boy” Paxton (Thur. Jan 12, 2017)
New Orleans Swamp Donkeys (Sat. Jan 21, 2017)
Release the Hounds: An Evening with Julian Lage & Chris Eldridge | Aoife O’Donovan (Thur. Apr 27, 2017)

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FILMATIC

Sam Green and Brent Green (Wed. Nov 9, 2016)
Manual Cinema: Lula del Ray (Tue. Feb 14, 2017)
Miwa Matreyek Double Feature (Wed. May 3, 2017)

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*As an ArtPower donor or subscriber, you receive ticket exchanges at no additional charge. Patrons who are not donors or subscribers can exchange tickets for a $5 handling fee per transaction. Exchanges must be requested in person, by mail, or by phone no later than forty-eight business hours prior to the performance. Exchanges are only valid within the same series. Exchanges must be of equal or greater value and are subject to availability. There are no refunds on tickets unless an event is rescheduled or canceled. Tickets may not be donated back to ArtPower for tax deduction purposes.

DISCOUNTS

Groups: Save 15%
Groups of ten or more people who attend the same performance receive 15 percent off the regular ticket price.

Youth/San Diego Students: Save 50%
Youth ages 18 and under and students with ID receive 50 percent off the regular ticket price. Not all performances are suitable for young children. See event descriptions for more details. Regardless of age, all children must have a ticket. Children under five are not permitted inside the theater.

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UCSD DISCOUNTS

UCSD Students
We recognize students’ budgets can be tight, so we make sure our performances are not only fantastic, but also affordable. We do this by offering a limited number of reduced price tickets. It’s just another benefit of being part of this great university.

UCSD Alumni: Save 15%
You’re an important part of this campus’s creative history and future. Together, ArtPower and the UCSD Alumni Association want you involved. As UCSD alumni, you receive 15 percent off the regular ticket price.

UCSD Faculty and Staff: Save 15%
You are a group of brilliant and dedicated people who push this university forward. We recognize and appreciate you! Join us for an ArtPower event and receive 15 percent off the regular ticket price.

POLICIES

HANDLING CHARGES

Tickets are subject to a flat $5 handling fee on all orders placed through the UC San Diego Box Office, unless purchased in person.

TICKET EXCHANGES

As an ArtPower donor or subscriber, you receive ticket exchanges at no additional charge. Patrons who are not donors or subscribers can exchange tickets for a $5 handling fee per transaction. Exchanges must be requested in person, by mail, or by phone no later than 48 business hours prior to the performance. Exchanges are only valid within the same series. Exchanges must be of equal or lesser value and are subject to availability. There are no refunds on tickets unless an event is rescheduled or canceled. Tickets may not be donated back to ArtPower for tax deduction purposes.

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FAQs

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HOW DO I CONTACT THE BOX OFFICE?

The Box Office is open Monday–Friday from 10 am to 4 pm. Closed on weekends and holidays.

You may reach the Box Office during normal operating business hours using the following methods:

  • Phone: (858) 534-8497
  • Email: boxoffice@ucsd.edu
  • In Person: The box office is located in Price Center Plaza Courtyard, on ground level near Jamba Juice
  • Mail: UCSD Box Office, 9500 Gilman Drive #0037, La Jolla, CA 92093-0037

I DIDN'T RECEIVE A CONFIRMATION EMAIL FOR MY TICKET PURCHASE. WHAT SHOULD I DO?

If you didn’t receive an email confirming your purchase, please use the information above to contact the box office at your earliest convenience.

WHERE SHOULD I PARK?

For directions, venue information, as well as information on where to park, visit artpower.ucsd.edu/visit.

WHERE IS WILL CALL LOCATED?

Will Call will be located at the lobby of the event venue, you may pick up will call tickets starting at one hour prior to the event start time.

WHAT DO I DO IF I CANNOT ATTEND THE PERFORMANCE?

Tickets are non-refundable. Please contact the box office at least 48 hours prior to the performance that you will not be able to attend, a box office representative will walk you through your ticket exchange or ticket donation options.

CAN I EXCHANGE MY TICKETS?

As an ArtPower donor or subscriber, you receive ticket exchanges at no additional charge. Patrons who are not donors or subscribers can exchange tickets for a $5 handling fee per transaction. Exchanges must be requested in person, by mail, or by phone no later than forty-eight business hours prior to the performance. Exchanges are only valid within the same series. Exchanges must be of equal or lesser value and are subject to availability. There are no refunds on tickets unless an event is rescheduled or cancelled. Tickets may not be donated back to ArtPower for tax deduction purposes.

WILL MY TICKETS BE MAILED OR HELD AT THE BOX OFFICE?

The box office offers both options during the purchase process, you may choose your preferred method. However, if you would like your tickets to be mailed, there is an additional charge and the purchase must be made at least 10 business days prior to the event. If you would like your tickets held at will call, you may pick those up starting one hour prior to the event from the box office at the venue.

WHAT DO I DO IF I LOSE MY TICKETS?

In the event that you misplace your tickets, please make sure to call the box office at your earliest convenience. If you have lost your tickets on the day of the event, you may also visit the box office at the venue starting one hour prior to the event start time, please be prepared with your photo identification and credit card used to purchase the tickets.

TICKET PRICES ARE LESS EXPENSIVE NOW THAN WHEN I BOUGHT MY TICKETS ORIGINALLY, CAN I GET A REFUND?

All ticket sales are final and non-refundable. Discounts may not be applied to previous purchases.

WHEN A PERFORMANCE I WANT TO ATTEND IS SOLD OUT, CAN I BE PLACED ON A WAIT LIST?

At this time, we do not offer a waiting list for tickets to sold out events. Should tickets become available, they will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis.

ARE THERE ANY TICKET FEES?

Fees are charged based on each performance and venue. For most ArtPower events, the fees are included in the price of the ticket. There is an additional $5 per order fee for all orders bought online. There is also a $1 per order fee that is charged, if you select to have your tickets mailed to you. There is no additional fee for will call. These fees are subject to change at any time.

HOW DO I PURCHASE ADA ACCESSIBLE SEATING?

To assist with accessible seating purchases, please contact the box office at 858.534.8497 or email boxoffice@ucsd.edu.

HOW DO I PURCHASE GROUP TICKETS?

Group tickets are available for parties of 10 or more.  Please contact the box office using the information above to assist with this purchase.

ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS?

If you are not finding the answer to your question(s) in our FAQ, please email us at artpower@ucsd.edu, or you may contact the box office at 858.534.8497 or email at boxoffice@ucsd.edu.