Tickets

2023–24 SEASON TICKET ON SALE DATES

August 21: Subscriptions On Sale + Subscription Renewal Period Begins
August 28: Donor On Sale: Early access to tickets for ArtPower donors via promo code. Please inquire artpower@ucsd.edu for access.
September 5: Single Ticket on sale. Subscription Renewal Period Ends.

HOW TO ORDER

Visit the How to Order tab for directions on placing your order online, by phone, or in person.

Triton Box Office Hours
Monday to Friday, 10 am to 4 pm (closed Saturday and Sunday). The Triton Box Office is located at LionTree Arena.
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 and standing room, but do not guarantee a seat.    

How To Order Tickets

You can purchase tickets online, by phone, in person at the Triton Box Office, and at most events (subject to availability).

ONLINE – GENERAL PUBLIC

  • Find the event you would like to purchase and select Buy Tickets
  • Select the quantity of tickets you would like to purchase and click Add to Cart
  • Review your tickets in your Shopping Cart and select your Delivery Method
  • If you need to edit your selection, you may do so on this screen, by clicking on Edit or Remove
  • After you have reviewed your order, click Checkout
  • Please log in with your account information or create a new account if you are a new customer
  • Verify your Account Information and please make sure your contact information is up to date
  • Enter your Payment Information
  • After verifying all information is correct, please click Place Your Order
  • You will then shortly receive an email confirming your order

PHONE

  • Tickets for select events may be purchased by calling the Triton Box Office at (858)534-1430 during normal operating business hours. UC San Diego student, faculty, and staff discounts for events are not available by phone and discounts are not applicable to all events.

IN PERSON/BOX OFFICE

  • You may purchase tickets in person at the Triton Box Office located at the LionTree Arena, during normal operating business hours. UC San Diego students, faculty, and staff must present UCSD-issued ID to receive any applicable discounts.

EVENT

  • Tickets are available for sale at most events. All events are subject to capacity and may sell out any time, we highly recommend you purchase tickets in advance.

ONLINE – UC San Diego Students via SSO

  • Click on the Login button on the upper right hand corner of the website. Or click here > 
  • Click on the yellow button: Log In as Student/Faculty 
  • Sign in using your SSO. It will redirect to My Account 
  • From there, you can select Student Events to see all discounted student events.
  • Select event you’re interested in. It will redirect you to the ticketing page for that specific event.
  • On the ticketing page, you’ll see UC San Diego Student ticket option (limit 2 per account). Select the quantity of tickets you’d like and click on Add to Cart.
  • Review your tickets in your Shopping Cart and select your Delivery Method
  • If you need to edit your selection, you may do so on this screen, by clicking on Edit or Remove
  • After you have reviewed your order, click Checkout
  • Verify your Account Information and please make sure your contact information is up to date
  • Enter your Payment Information
  • After verifying all information is correct, please click Place Your Order
  • You will then shortly receive an email confirming your order

ONLINE – UC San Diego Faculty and Staff via SSO

Option 1 (if you want to browse all the available discounted tickets for faculty/staff):

  • Click on the Login button on the upper right hand corner of the website. Or click here > 
  • Click on the yellow button: Log In as Student/Faculty 
  • Sign in using your SSO. It will redirect to My Account 
  • From there, you can select Events to see all events available on the ticketing system.
  • Select event you’re interested in. It will redirect you to the ticketing page for that specific event.
  • On the ticketing page, you’ll see faculty/staff ticket option (limit 2 per account), as well as additional price type for additional tickets. Select the quantity of tickets you’d like and click on Add to Cart.
  • Review your tickets in your Shopping Cart and select your Delivery Method
  • If you need to edit your selection, you may do so on this screen, by clicking on Edit or Remove
  • After you have reviewed your order, click Checkout
  • Verify your Account Information and please make sure your contact information is up to date
  • Enter your Payment Information
  • After verifying all information is correct, please click Place Your Order
  • You will then shortly receive an email confirming your order

Option 2 (if you know the event you’d like to attend)

  • Click on the event you’re interested in and click on the Buy Tickets button.
  • This will direct you to the event ticket purchase page. From there, click on My Account to sign in with your SSO.
  • You will be redirected back to the page that you were originally at, with the faculty/staff pricing option now visible. Select the quantity of tickets you’d like and click on Add to Cart.
  • Review your tickets in your Shopping Cart and select your Delivery Method
  • If you need to edit your selection, you may do so on this screen, by clicking on Edit or Remove
  • After you have reviewed your order, click Checkout
  • Verify your Account Information and please make sure your contact information is up to date
  • Enter your Payment Information
  • After verifying all information is correct, please click Place Your Order
  • You will then shortly receive an email confirming your order

Subscribe and Save

Subscribers receive great perks, including: 

Priority Seating over the general public.

Subscribers are first in line to buy the best seats in the house at the lowest prices of the year. Series subscribers can keep their seats from season to season when renewing during the subscription period.

Easy & fee-free ticket exchanges

Pay no exchange fees when you need to swap your tickets for another performance. The value of the ticket may be applied to another performance. 

Discounts

Choose Your Own Subscribers can save up to 25% off regular tickets*. The more you buy, the more you save!

  • Subscribe to 3–4 events: Save 15%
  • Subscribe to 5–7 events: Save 20%
  • Subscribe to 8+ events: Save 25%

Access to Special Events Tickets

Subscribers get first access to special events tickets before they go on sale to the general public.

Lost Ticket Insurance

Don’t worry if you lose your tickets, your seats are guaranteed.

*Discounts apply to regular series only (Chamber Music, Global, Jazz, Dance, American Routes, Family, and Nostalgia). Does not include special events. 

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DISCOUNTS

Groups: Save 15%
Groups of 10 or more people who attend the same performance receive 15% off regular ticket price.

Youth/San Diego Students: Save 50%
Youth (ages 5–18) and students with valid student ID within San Diego County receive 50% 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.

Donors
Donors at the Spark giving level ($250+) receive 10% off the regular ticket price. 

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UCSD DISCOUNTS

UCSD Students
We recognize students’ budgets can be tight, so we make sure our performances are affordable. We do this by offering a limited number of reduced-price tickets. This discount applies to UC San Diego graduate and undergraduate students that pay student activities/services fee. Tickets start at $9. Use SSO to access your benefits.

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% off the regular ticket price. Visit the UC San Diego Alumni page to request your discount code.

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% off the regular ticket price. Use SSO to access your benefits.

Ticket Exchanges

Triton Box Office has a no refund or exchange policy; however, there are exceptions (i.e. the department will refund in the case of a death in the family or serious illness in which the customer notifies and returns the tickets, canceled or rescheduled events). No refunds are given after the event has been completed. 

As an ArtPower donor or subscriber, you receive ticket exchanges at no additional charge. Exchanges must be requested in person, by mail, or by phone no later than 48 business hours prior to the performance. Exchanges must be of equal or lesser value and are subject to availability. Tickets may not be donated back to ArtPower for tax-deduction purposes.

Restrictions

Children under the age of five years old will not be allowed at ArtPower events. Some select performances have further age limits. For more information, please contact ArtPower at artpower@ucsd.edu.

Accessibility

Mobility

Wheelchair seating and accessible parking are available at all of our venues. Please mention your needs when purchasing tickets so that an appropriate seat can be reserved for you. Information on where to park is available at artpower.ucsd.edu/visit/directions.

Visual

Large-print programs are available if they are requested 48 business hours in advance. Please contact us for accommodation at artpower@ucsd.edu.

Assisted-Listening Devices

Arrangements can be made to set you up with assisted-listening devices or an ASL interpreter for our performances. Please place your request 48 business hours in advance. Please contact us for accommodation at artpower@ucsd.edu.

Restrictions

Children under the age of five years old will not be allowed at ArtPower events. Some select performances have further age limits. For additional information, please contact ArtPower at artpower@ucsd.edu.

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SEATING CHARTS

Click below to download venue seating charts.

Department of Music’s Conrad Prebys Concert Hall

Located on the campus, the Conrad Prebys Music Center Concert Hall is a state-of-the-art music venue designed by architect Mark Reddington and Wendy Pautz of LMN Architects, with renowned acoustician Cyril M. Harris. The concert hall’s interior is an asymmetrical system of triangular surfaces that fold around the room in different directions to diffuse sound evenly through the space.

Conrad Prebys Concert Hall

Epstein Family Amphitheater

The Epstein Family Amphitheater is a state-of-the-art performance venue in the heart of UC San Diego. The first in a series of transformational developments designed to create a grand entrance to the campus, the amphitheater invites all San Diegans to experience the unique interdisciplinary integration of art and entertainment, research and education that embodies the campus culture.

With capacity for 2,650, the Epstein Family Amphitheater is purpose-built to provide diverse programming and to create engagement opportunities for UC San Diego students and the San Diego community at large. The open-air amphitheater will showcase performing arts, featuring local and international talent, as well student, campus and community events. When not actively programmed, the space will serve as an informal gathering place and open park.

Epstein Family Amphitheater

The Loft

Section A: Tables 1–15(Seat 3–4 to a table)
Section B: Tables 16–21 and reserved counter seating (Tables 16–18 seat 4 to a table; Tables 19–21 seat 8 to a table)
General Admission (GA) tickets are first-come, first-served in the unreserved general seating/standing area. General Admission tickets guarantee entry and standing room, but do not guarantee a seat.    

The Loft

Balboa Theatre

868 Fourth Avenue at E Street, San Diego 92101

Built in 1924, the historic Balboa Theatre was an elegant vaudeville and movie palace in the heart of downtown San Diego. The historic theatre reopened in January 2008 with much acclaim from audiences and performers. It has received numerous special awards and recognition from local, state, and national professional organizations.

Balboa Theatre

FAQs

(Click on a question for details.)

HOW DO I CONTACT THE BOX OFFICE?

The Triton 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) 534-1430
  • Email: triton-tix@ucsd.edu
  • In Person: The box office is located at the LionTree Arena

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?

Triton Box Office has a no refund or exchange policy; however, there are exceptions (i.e. the department will refund in the case of a death in the family or serious illness in which the customer notifies and returns the tickets, canceled or rescheduled events). No refunds are given after the event has been completed. 

For 2022–23 Season
In light of COVID-19’s impacts, there are many factors that may impact ArtPower’s season. Some performances may need to be rescheduled or canceled entirely.  We recognize that your lives are also subject o unexpected changes as the situation evolves and are responding by adjusting our ticket policies for the upcoming 2022–23 season.

We are committed to the health and safety of our artists, students, patrons, and staff and will accommodate ticket exchanges and refunds, should you be unable to safely attend an event. If an event needs to be rescheduled or canceled, we will inform you as soon as possible, providing you with the option of a ticket exchange, donation, or refund. Refunds will be available less applicable fees.

CAN I EXCHANGE MY TICKETS?

Triton Box Office has a no refund or exchange policy; however, there are exceptions (i.e. the department will refund in the case of a death in the family or serious illness in which the customer notifies and returns the tickets, canceled or rescheduled events). No refunds are given after the event has been completed. 

As an ArtPower donor or subscriber, you receive ticket exchanges at no additional charge. Exchanges must be requested in person, by mail, or by phone no later than 48 business hours prior to the performance. Exchanges must be of equal or lesser value and are subject to availability. Tickets may not be donated back to ArtPower for tax-deduction purposes.

For 2022–23 Season

In light of COVID-19’s impacts, there are many factors that may impact ArtPower’s season. Some performances may need to be rescheduled or canceled entirely.  We recognize that your lives are also subject o unexpected changes as the situation evolves and are responding by adjusting our ticket policies for the upcoming 2022–23 season.

We are committed to the health and safety of our artists, students, patrons, and staff and will accommodate ticket exchanges and refunds, should you be unable to safely attend an event. If an event needs to be rescheduled or canceled, we will inform you as soon as possible, providing you with the option of a ticket exchange, donation, or refund.

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. $5 reprint fee applies. Tickets can also be sent to your mobile devices at no charge.

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 (breakdown of fees will be available at checkout). 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. Group tickets can be purchased directly online. If you need additional assistance, 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.