Arts, Music & Entertainment in Oakland
Oakland's sunny disposition holds hot tickets to arts, music and entertainment. Our superstar list of links invites you to pick up your ticket to big city entertainment that opens its doors to a front row seat at the best theaters, venues and events across Oak Town.
Enjoy a night of experimental theater and entertainment at Flux 53 Theater
. Watch a community musical and theater arts group produce exhibitions, workshops, movie nights, live music and theatrical events in all genres under one roof in one of the most unique performance spaces in O-Town.
Address: 5306 Foothill Blvd., Oakland, CA 94601 - MAP
Phone: (510) 824-8841
Your ticket to entertainment is waiting at the Paramount Theatre of Arts
. The historic Hollywood-style theater plays host to the best shows in O-Town. Your ticket gets you a seat for a night of top entertainment from Broadway to the symphony, to stand-up comedy and more.
Address: 2025 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612 - MAP
Phone: (510) 465-6400
Experience the drama on stage at the TheatreFIRST
. Oakland's resident professional theater company is home-grown talent at its best, with a knack for bringing the house down with provocative plays that excite and engage audiences. Past performances on the entertainment schedule have included The Grapes of Wrath, Welcome Home, Jenny Sutter, and Anton in Show Business.
Address: 531 19th St., Oakland, CA 94612 - MAP
Phone: (510) 436-5085
Come hear the sound of music at Woodminster Summer Musicals
. Bring your favorite blanket and take a seat on the grassy knoll to watch an outdoor musical under the stars. Sing, dance and cheer to classical musical sensations such as Oliver, and My Fair Lady. These musical evenings are held in Oakland's "Cathedral in the Woods" aka, Joaquin Miller Park.
Address: 3300 Joaquin Miller Rd., Oakland, CA 94602 - MAP
Phone: (510) 531-9597
The Fox Theater
is a show stopper. The historic and iconic show palace elicits absolute awe from ticket holders from the moment they step inside the grand venue. The stage lights up with top entertainment acts, from Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons to Broadway musical hits like Wicked.
Address: 1807 Telegraph Ave., Oakland CA 94612 - MAP
Pick up tickets to the Oakland Ballet
. From opening night to closing night, you'll be poised to experience classical ballet entertainment, including performances of favorites like The Nutcracker. The stunning shows are made even more dramatic by the accompaniment of the Oakland East Bay Symphony. Your trip to the ballet will be made even more memorable because the performances are at the historic Paramount Theater.
Address: 2968 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland, CA 94602 - MAP
Phone: (510) 530-7516