American Express® is the Official Card of Center Theatre Group. Card Members have access to exclusive offers including: Amex Presale Tickets™, Amex Reserved Tickets™, American Express® Preferred Access, and Events with Amex™.

Amex Presale Tickets™

All American Express® Card Members may purchase tickets to our mainstage productions before they go on sale to the general public. To access during a presale period: available productions will be listed below, simply click on a production to unlock seats and use your American Express® Card at checkout (or call Audience Services at 213.628.2772).

    Ahmanson Theatre

  • A Strange Loop
    February 21 at 10am – February 27, 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Clue
    February 21 at 10am – February 27, 2023 at 11:59pm

Amex Reserved Tickets™

All American Express® Card Members may purchase exclusive tickets in upgraded seating locations to our mainstage productions. To select: available productions will be listed below, simply click on a production, select a blue “American Express Access,” and use your American Express® Card at checkout (or call Audience Services at 213.628.2772).

American Express® Preferred Access

Eligible American Express® Card Members may access a special selection of premium seats for our mainstage productions. To select: available productions will be listed below, simply click on a show, select a blue “American Express® Preferred Access,” enter the #800 number on the back of your Card in the promo code box, and use your Card at checkout (or call Audience Services at 213.628.2772).*

Events with Amex™

Select performances are reserved for Card Members only, with additional complimentary pre- or post-show events. Past events have included a private concert with Sting, meet & greets with cast members in the Ahmanson Founders Room, and pre-show happy hours with light bites. All American Express® Card Members can purchase a ticket to a Card Member Performance. To select: available productions will be listed below, simply click on a production, select a blue seat labeled as “American Express Access,” and use your American Express® Card at checkout (or call Audience Services at 213.628.2772).

    Ahmanson Theatre

  • A Strange Loop
    Thursday, June 13, 2024 at 8pm

  • Clue
    Thursday, August 8, 2024 at 8pm


Amex Presale Tickets™ (formerly referred to as American Express® Early Access)
Amex Presale tickets may be purchased by American Express® Card Members for select events and select seats, during a specified period prior to the general on-sale dates for those events. Tickets must be purchased using an American Express Card (including, for example, the American Express International Dollar Cards). An American Express Prepaid Card cannot be used to purchase tickets. Tickets are sold by and fulfilled by third party ticket sellers (not American Express), and such tickets are subject to the rules, terms and conditions, prices and fees set by the ticket seller, event promoter and/or the venue. Presale tickets are subject to availability and supply may be limited. Not all seats may be offered; purchase limits and blackout dates may apply. Refunds, exchanges, and resale may be prohibited by the ticket seller. For more information, please visit americanexpress.com/entertainment.

Amex Reserved Tickets™ (formerly referred to as American Express® Access)
Amex Reserved Tickets may be purchased by American Express® Card Members for select events and select seats, during a specified period. Tickets must be purchased using an American Express Card (including, for example, the American Express International Dollar Cards). An American Express Prepaid Card cannot be used to purchase tickets. Tickets are sold by and fulfilled by third party ticket sellers (not American Express), and such tickets are subject to the rules, terms and conditions, prices and fees set by the ticket seller, event promoter and/or the venue. Reserved tickets are subject to availability and supply may be limited. Not all seats may be offered; purchase limits and blackout dates may apply. Refunds, exchanges, and resale may be prohibited by the ticket seller. For more information, please visit americanexpress.com/entertainment.

American Express® Preferred Access
American Express® Preferred Access may be purchased by eligible American Express® Card Members with an eligible Card for select events and select seats, during a specified period. Tickets are sold by and fulfilled by third party ticket sellers (not American Express), and such tickets are subject to the rules, terms and conditions, prices and fees set by the ticket seller, event promoter and/or the venue. When purchasing tickets, enter the 10-digit customer service phone number on the back of your eligible Card when prompted. Tickets must be purchased using one of the following U.S.-issued American Express Cards: Consumer, Business, or Corporate Platinum Card® or Centurion® Card; Consumer or Business Delta SkyMiles® Platinum Card; Consumer or Business Delta SkyMiles® Reserve Card; Consumer, Business, or Corporate Gold Card; Classic Business Gold Card; Business Gold Rewards Card; Executive Business Card; Hilton Honors American Express Surpass® Card; Hilton Honors Aspire Card; Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant® Card; Marriott Bonvoy Bevy™ Card; or Marriott Bonvoy® Card; or The Platinum Card® from American Express Exclusively for Morgan Stanley; or The Platinum Card® from American Express Exclusively for Charles Schwab; or The Platinum Card® from American Express for Goldman Sachs; or The Centurion® Card from American Express Exclusively for Goldman Sachs. Tickets are subject to availability and supply may be limited. Not all seats may be offered; purchase limits and blackout dates may apply. Refunds, exchanges, and resale may be prohibited by the ticket seller. For more information, please visit americanexpress.com/entertainment.

Events with Amex™ (formerly referred to as American Express® Card Member Performance)

The Events with Amex program is available to Card Members with an eligible Card. Not all Cards may be eligible for all benefits offered through the Events with Amex. All benefits are subject to specific rules and terms & conditions. Card eligibility and/or Card exclusions, if any, will be set forth in a specific benefit’s terms & conditions. Tickets offered as part of the Events with Amex program are fulfilled by the ticket seller and subject to rules, terms & conditions, and fees set by the ticket seller, event promoter and/or the venue, as applicable. All benefits are subject to availability and may be changed or revoked at any time. These benefits are provided “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied. Benefits are provided on a first come, first serve basis. American Express does not guarantee every Card Member will be able to redeem every benefit. Benefits cannot be redeemed for cash, transferred, or substituted.

Benefits may be canceled or modified at any time. Void where prohibited by law. For more information, including specific benefit terms & conditions, please visit americanexpress.com/experiences. Amex Reserved TicketsTM (formerly referred to as American Express Access) Amex Reserved Tickets may be purchased by American Express® Card Members for select events and select seats, during a specified period. Tickets must be purchased using an American Express Card (including, for example, the American Express International Dollar Cards). An American Express Prepaid Card cannot be used to purchase tickets. Tickets are sold by and fulfilled by third party ticket sellers (not American Express), and such tickets are subject to the rules, terms and conditions, prices and fees set by the ticket seller, event promoter and/or the venue. Reserved tickets are subject to availability and supply may be limited. Not all seats may be offered; purchase limits and blackout dates may apply.

Refunds, exchanges, and resale may be prohibited by the ticket seller. For more information, please visit americanexpress.com/experiences. Amex Presale TicketsTM (formerly referred to as American Express Early Access) Amex Presale tickets may be purchased by American Express® Card Members for select events and select seats, during a specified period prior to the general on-sale dates for those events. Tickets must be purchased using an American Express Card (including, for example, the American Express International Dollar Cards). An American Express Prepaid Card cannot be used to purchase tickets. Tickets are sold by and fulfilled by third party ticket sellers (not American Express), and such tickets are subject to the rules, terms and conditions, prices and fees set by the ticket seller, event promoter and/or the venue. Presale tickets are subject to availability and supply may be limited. Not all seats may be offered; purchase limits and blackout dates may apply. Refunds, exchanges, and resale may be prohibited by the ticket seller. For more information, please visit americanexpress.com/experiences.

Amex Fan Experiences American Express hosts American Express Fan Experiences at select music festivals and sporting events. In 2024, Fan Experiences are available at Coachella music festival, US Open golf, WNBA All-Star games, Wimbledon, British Summer Time music festival, All Points East music festival, US Open tennis, Austin City Limits music festival, and select F1 races taking place in the Americas. The music festivals and sporting events at which Fan Experiences are hosted are subject to change year-over-year, including Card Member eligibility and terms. American Express Card Members who have a valid ticket to an applicable event can visit the Fan Experience by presenting an American Express Card in their name (American Express Prepaid Cards are not eligible). The number of Card Member guests permitted may vary by event. Capacity limitations apply. Additional rules and terms may apply by event. American Express reserves the right to not allow or to remove Card Members and their guests from the Fan Experience for any reason, including, without limitation, not adhering to applicable rules and terms of the Fan Experience. To the extent alcohol is available at the Fan Experience, you must be 21 years of age or older to consume alcoholic beverages; please drink responsibly. Fan Experiences may be modified or discontinued at any time and without notice. For more information, please visit americanexpress.com/experiences. Exclusive Merchandise and Offers From time to time and at select events, venues and pop-ups presented by American Express, American Express Card Members will have the opportunity to take advantage of special offers, which may include, gift with purchase offers, exclusive merchandise offers, exclusive discount offers, and/or statement credit offers. Offers are available, while supplies last and for a limited time. Such offers are subject to specific terms & conditions. Card eligibility and/or Card exclusions, if any, will be set forth in a specific offers terms & conditions. Card enrollment may be required. Purchase-based offers must be redeemed using an eligible American Express Card. American Express Prepaid Cards may not be eligible for such offers, so please be sure to review the specific offer’s terms. Purchase or other limitations may apply to such offers. Any attempt by a Card Member to obtain and/or exceed any offer limitation may result in disqualification from the offer. All purchases are final. Item is provided “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied. Item is provided on a first come, first serve basis, while supplies last. American Express does not guarantee every Card Member who wishes to do so will be able to take advantage of an offer.

Items associated with an offer (where applicable) cannot be redeemed for cash, transferred, or substituted. Offer has no cash value. Offer may be cancelled or modified at any time. Void where prohibited by law. For more information about exclusive merchandise and offers available at specific events or venues, please visit americanexpress.com/experiences. Complimentary Amenity. All eligible American Express Cards (any Card bearing the American Express Logo, excluding American Express Prepaid Cards) can redeem the specific benefit(s) available to Card Members at a specific event or venue, subject to availability, on a first come, first served basis, such as radios or phone chargers. Each specific benefit will have its own terms and conditions, which may include a limitation with respect to how often or for how many a Card Member can redeem/receive. These fan service benefits are provided “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied. American Express does not guarantee every Card Member will be able to redeem every fan service benefit. A fan service benefit cannot be redeemed for cash, transferred, or substituted. A fan services benefit may be canceled or modified at any time. Void where prohibited by law. For more information about fan services available at specific events or venues, please visit americanexpress.com/experiences.