The showing times appear in the national newspapers.
The National Theatre
Ph (506) 2221-5341/ 2221-1329/ 2223-6354 / 2257-0863, 2nd Avenue, between 3rd and 5th Street. Is the most important of the city, its program includes theatre, dance, opera, symphonies, Latin American music and others.
Melico Salazar Theatre
Ph (506) 2233-5172/ 2221-4952, 2nd Avenue, between Central and 2nd Street. Open since 1920, its program consists of plays, dance and music. Every Tuesday there is a presentation of traditional folkloric dance for tourists.
Ph (506) 2257-8305, 25th Street between 3rd and 29th Street. It is the hall where the National Theatre Company is based.
La Máscara Theatre
Ph (506) 2255-4250/ 2222-4574, 13th Street between 2nd & 6th Avenues. Gives presentations in modern dance and alternative theatre.
Ph (506) 2234-2866, 1st Avenue, between 29th and 33rd street. Is known for its alternative drama presentations in the open air.
Laurence Olivier Theatre
Ph (506) 2223-1960/ 2222-1034, 28th Street, on the corner of 2nd Avenue. It has a small hall with a café and gallery and presents diverse theatrical spectacles of jazz and film.
Ph (506) 2222-8558, Central Avenue, between 13th and 15th street. Comedy sketches.
Salas Vargas Calvo Theatre
Ph (506) 2222-1875, 2nd Avenue, between 3rd and 5th street. Presents interesting plays.
Ph (506) 2221-0792/ 2221-5485, 13th Street, between Central and 3rd Avenues. Original plays.
Eugene O´Neill Theatre
Ph (506) 2225-9433/ 2253-5527, Central Avenue, on the corner of 37th street. Presenting plays that are sponsored by the Costa Rican/North American Cultural Center.
Ph (506) 2225-3255, Central Avenue, between 13th and 15th streets.
Ph (506) 2223-5420/ 2255-2694, 13th Street, between 2nd and 6th Avenues.
Lucho Barahona Theatre
Ph (506) 2223-5972, 11th Street, between 6th and 8th Avenues.
Bellas Artes Theatre
Ph (506) 2207-4327, can be found next to the University of Costa Rica Campus, in San Pedro.
Ph (506) 2258-6078, 8th Avenue between 11th and 13th Street. Presents comedies.
Films are shown from between 11:00 am until 9:45 pm, entry fees are between 2.30 US$ to 3.65 US$, you can find showing times in the national newspapers or go to www.cinemania.com
Ph (506) 2246-3722 with the cinemas San Pedro, Plaza Mayor, Magaly, Internacional, Omni, Variedades, Cariari, Plaza Liberia, Colonial, San Carlos, American Mall.
Ph (506) 2278-3631/ 2278-3506. www.cinepolis.com
Ph (506) 2221-0909, Central Avenue, between 17th and 19th Street.
Colonial 1 and 2
Ph (506) 2289-9000, Plaza Colonial Escazú.
Ph (506) 2222-1034, 2nd Avenue on the corner of 28th Street.
Cinemark www.cinemark.com, with the cinemas:
Centro Comercial Escazú Multiplaza Ph (506) 2288-1111.
Multiplaza del Este Mall Ph (506) 2224-8383.
The following hotels have casinos: Aurola Holiday Inn, Cariari, Corobicí, del Rey, Herradura, Presidente, Balmoral, Europa Radisson, Talamanca.
Casino Club Colonial Ph (506) 2258-2807 9th & 11th Street, 1st Avenue.
Casino Horse Shoe Ph (506) 2233-4383 7th Street, 1st Avenue.
Casino Lets Make & Bet Ph (506) 2292-5885.San Jerónimo de Moravia www.lestmarkeabet.com