Single Tickets


In order to bring you the most exciting productions possible, the design of the stage and scenery in the Sinsheimer-Stanley Festival Glen changes from season to season. This seating map is an approximation; due to seasonal changes, we cannot guarantee specific Groundling seating locations.


The Taming of the Shrew 2013 Pictured: Toby Onwumere, Mike Ryan, Nicholas Harazin, Robert Nelson and Charles Pasternak. photo: Shmuel Thaler

Playing in this Venue

As You like It
The Merry Wives of Windsor
The Fringe Show; The Beard of Avon

How to order

Online at:

By Phone: 831-459-2159
or In Person: USCS Ticket Office. On campus 1156 High Street
Ticket Office hours Tuesday – Saturday Noon-4:00PM

In Person: Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium. Downton Santa Cruz, 307 Church Street
Civic Ticket Office hours Tuesday–Friday 11AM–6:00PM & Saturday 10AM–1:30PM


Adult Tickets for all shows

Premium Seating

Classic Seating $44

Groundling Seating $36

Adult Discount Tickets
(seniors 62+ and military with ID)

Premium Seating

Classic Seating $38

Groundling Seating $30

Special Pricing
for all seats and all shows

Youth 18 and under

Full-Time Students with ID

As You Like It previews July 1st, 2nd and 3rd
The Merry Wives of Windsor previews July 13th, 15th and 16th

The Beard of Avon plays July 29 and August 5 ONLY!

$20 Groundling Rush Tickets are available for all shows Sunday Night through Friday Night.
They are available at the Ticket Office ONE HOUR before curtain with no reservation. Based on availability.