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Moonlight Ampitheatre

1200 Vale Terrace Dr, Vista, CA 92084-5249
+1 760-639-6199
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I can't not believe this theater. It is the same quality if not better than the shows that I saw in... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2018
Andihaus
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Kansas City, Kansas
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We have seen many productions at this outdoor amphitheater and we love the experience. Get there... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
mimivan
,
San Diego, Ca
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1200 Vale Terrace Dr, Vista, CA 92084-5249
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+1 760-639-6199
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"lawn seating"
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

I can't not believe this theater. It is the same quality if not better than the shows that I saw in the Kansas city and Saint Louis amphitheaters. However, so much more intimate. My mind is blown and I feel so lucky that it is...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

We have seen many productions at this outdoor amphitheater and we love the experience. Get there early so you can have a nice parking spot or prepare to walk. Blankets and coats will keep you cozy.

Thank mimivan
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Broadway quality shows in a very intimate outside amphitheater. Plan ahead and make dinner reservations (5 star dinner) or bring a picnic dinner. So much fun and the productions will blow you away! Never a bad show...always top sound, costumes, and sets!

Thank Linda F
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

I have seen a couple of musicals here, and I'm not a musical kind of person. But Vista has great weather, and the place is small and intimate. They have lawn chairs for you to use, but they have a decent number of real seats,...More

Thank Laurie H
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Second Luecadia Mike's review in every respect including Wolf Trap resemblance. Performances are getting more elegant, as is venue, with passage of time and contributions. My date drives down from Menifee in the dark for the 4-performance season.

Thank k2r
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

My first visit to Moonlight and I was extremely impressed. Went to see "In the Heights." The night was comfortable, the sound system projected well, and all the seats had good visibility. I like the casual atmosphere and first rate show. Can't wait to visit...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Always thought Vista was pretty much a backwater. Then we moved here. Moonlight theatre has great shows, is very accessible and reminds me of Wolf Trap in Northern Virginia, just smaller but run very well.

1  Thank LeucadiaMike
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

I have seen several plays at this venue and none has disappointed. All seats are excellent with no obstructions. Food is amazing-- although you can bring your own, just no alcohol. They provide chairs for those with General Seating tickets and there is a lot...More

Thank Kim B
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

The Moonlight amphitheater in Vista has become the pride of Vista. Their summer productions continue entertain even as their reputation grows. Indeed, as their reputation has grown, it has provided them increased opportunities to reach out and get new talent. If you're in the area...More

Thank davishert
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

What a great venue. Live performances under the stars. Excellent sound and the plays are always high caliber. We recently watched Aida and it was such a great show. The actors were so moving. It is always a great evening at the Moonlight. You can...More

Thank toddandrachel
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Rhoda J
9 September 2016|
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Response from BruinDan | Reviewed this property |
The musicals staged at the Moonlight Amphitheatre are produced by Moonlight Stage Productions and performed by local talent, so they are not part of a national tour. For show information you can check their website.
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KimG1414
18 January 2016|
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Response from William L | Reviewed this property |
I don't know
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Ontheqt12
4 July 2015|
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Response from Sandy015 | Reviewed this property |
Check on their website. There is 3 more shows, and you can repurchase tickets.
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