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You didn’t get called back. Now what?

Artistic Manager Matt FitzGerald goes over the best way to respond to not being called back after auditioning. You find yourself sitting in a plastic chair in the lobby of a theater. You’ve done everything you can to prepare. Spent hours practicing your song, picking out your outfit, drank plenty of water, gotten a good night sleep. Your heart starts racing as they call you into the …

Black Friday Deal

Patio Playhouse is offering 50% off regular priced tickets from Black Friday until midnight, Monday the 27th. This discount is good for any show remaining in our season AND our ‘Downtown Tix Packs‘ (which already offer a 15% discount off list prices)! Simply use the code BF20CM18 at checkout.   …

Patio Playhouse named Community Organization of the Year by Escondido Chamber of Commerce

Patio Playhouse’s Artistic Manager Matthew FitzGerald was honored to accept the Community Organization of the Year award on behalf of the playhouse   Escondido, CA – (July 4, 2018) Patio Playhouse is honored and thankful to have been named the Escondido Chamber of Commerce’s 2018 Honoree for Community Organization of …

The Tragically Untitled Review Of Patio Playhouse’s Performance Of Sweeney Todd That I Saw The Other Night

By Brigid Ambuul From the moment you step inside the doors, you’ll be hooked. Patio Playhouse has brought the dark undertones of 19th-century London to the streets of Escondido with their youth production of Sondheim’s “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street.” This isn’t your grandmother’s glitzy, singsong musical …