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BIG ideas.

A Streetcar Named Desire

2009 Shannon Mahoney

Measure 4 Measure 2011

Blair Leatherwood

Almost, Maine 2010

Justin D Munoz, Kristine David

How can I reach the box office? 

Big Idea Theatre box office can be reached by phone at 916.960.3036 for questions and performance reservations.  The box office opens 30 minutes prior to each performance start time.  Tickets may also be purchased online.

Where do I park?

Patrons are advised to arrive early to the theatre to accommodate traffic and parking.  Street parking is available on both Del Paso Blvd and Oxford St.  

What happens if I’m late to a show?

To cause the least amount of disruption to the performance and to other patrons, if you arrive late, you will be seated at the discretion of the box office manager.  

May I bring my children to the theatre?

Big Idea Theatre offers a wide range of programming, and the age appropriateness varies per show.  Children age sixteen and up are welcome at the Big Idea Theatre unless specifically noted in the production’s description.  In general, babes in arms are not permitted in the theatre.

What is the dress code at Big Idea Theatre?

At a Big Idea performance, you’ll see all sorts of dress – from cocktail attire to business casual to jeans.  We recommend that you wear what makes you feel most comfortable.  

Do all shows have an intermission?

Most shows at Big Idea Theatre have at least one 15-mintue intermission.  On rare occasions, however, a show may be performed without an intermission.  Intermission information will be announced at the top of the performance and is also listed on the title page of your theater program.

Is the theatre accessible to persons with disabilities?

Yes, Big Idea Theatre is accessible to persons with disabilities.  If you require wheelchair-accessible seating, please contact the box office at 916.960.3036.

Do you rent out your space?

Big Idea Theatre is available for rentals.  Please contact the box office for more information at 916.960.3036.

Can I advertise in your program?

We encourage you to reach out to the community through the Big Idea Theatre program!  Season and individual production rates are available.  Contact the box office at 916.960.3036 for additional information.  

How do I find out about Big Idea Theatre auditions?

Information on upcoming audition opportunities are announced on this website.  To receive email notification, feel free to join our mailing list.  You can also visit or for audition notices.  

Big Idea Theatre

1616 Del Paso Blvd Sacramento CA, 95815

Brian Harrower, Artistic Director | Box Office 916-960-3036

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