In the heart of downtown Solvang, you’ll discover Solvang Festival Theater, an outdoor 700-seat venue in the half-round hosting marvelous live concerts, plays, musicals and comedies. This unique place was built by the community in only 58 days in summer 1974.Solvang Festival Theater is located at 420 Second Street within easy walking distance of hotels, restaurants and wine tasting rooms.
Once again, for the 42nd summer, PCPA (Pacific Conservatory Theater) professional performances are presented under the stars in this magical setting featuring acclaimed actors and stunning sets. Highlights of the 2016 PCPA summer season are The Glass Menagerie, the Tennessee Williams drama (June 16 – 26); Shrek The Musical, based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film (June 30 – July 31); the classic Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility (August 5 – 21); and In the Heights, the Tony Award-winning Best Musical about chasing your dreams from the creator of the current Broadway smash hit Hamilton (August 26 – September 11). You should definitely check out all the PCPA overnight packages as well as dinner specials available to really enjoy your experience. Here are all the details: http://www.solvangusa.com/explore-solvang/what-to-do/live-theater-nightlife/