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288 S Second St, San Jose, CA
288 S Second St, San Jose, CA

Welcome to San Jose Playhouse

Professional Musical Theatre and Things To Do in Downtown San Jose!

As our world and our community emerge from the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic, San Jose Playhouse stands poised to serve those seeking joyful experiences. Our musicals, events, and classes are all designed with a singular mission in mind: to promote joy and give our patrons, cast, crew, and staff a place to belong where they feel the joy permeating everything we do. We invite you to join us in the audience, on stage, or behind the scenes. Wherever you find yourself, you’ll find joy at San Jose Playhouse.


Come see what our producers have been cooking up over the past 18 months as we safely venture back into the theater for live entertainment and classes this fall!


Come join the Clubhouse! Designed for youth and families, this series includes 45-minute long mini-musicals followed by activities like cookie decorating, craft making, and meet-and-greets with costumed characters. Most programs couple entertainment with learning making these delightfully edutaining events for schoolage youth.


Looking for live music or things to do with the family in Downtown San Jose? Look no further than San Jose Playhouse and our series of special events including Broadway Karaoke, Open Mic Nights, Family Game Nights plus cabaret and live music events.


San Jose Playhouse has theatre classes for all ages in Downtown San Jose. Enjoy classes for youth, teens, adults, and seniors as well as special programs like our Community Chorus and Vocal Studio.