San Francisco Mime Troupe - Breakdown

San Francisco Mime Troupe brings musical theater to local parks this summer

"Sometimes it’s not all just happening in your mind."
Hit Broadway musical "A Chorus Line" onstage at San Francisco Playhouse (Jun. 22 – Sep. 9)

Broadway musical ‘A Chorus Line’ to conclude San Francisco Playhouse 20th anniversary season

San Francisco Playhouse announced that the hit Broadway show A Chorus Line will conclude its 20th anniversary season. In the iconic musical "twenty-four hopeful dancers undertake a grueling audition for eight coveted spots in the back-up chorus of an unnamed Broadway show." A Chorus Line will be directed by Bill English...
California Shakespeare Theater announces lineup for "At The Bruns"

In The Arts: California Shakespeare Theater announces lineup for “At the Bruns” series

Opening with a Sunday picnic, California Shakespeare Theater (Cal Shakes) today released the details of At the Bruns. Organizers say the new series will showcase music, comedy, and theater. All events are scheduled to be performed at the Bruns Memorial Amphitheater from May through October 2023. Full details below as...
Myles Frost and cast in MJ

BroadwaySF Season: ‘The Lion King,’ ‘Mrs. Doubtfire’ and more coming to San Francisco stage

BroadwaySF has announced its 2023-2024 season with a lineup of six musicals. Full details below. All will play the Orpheum and Golden Gate Theatre and include the following productions: The Wiz MJ Funny Girl Company Mrs. Doubtfire The Girl from the North Country "We are thrilled to bring a dynamic season...
Berkeley Rep 2023-2024 season announcement details plays

Bay Area Stage: ‘Harry Clarke’ leads Berkeley Rep’s 2023/24 season

Berkeley Rep has announced that David Cale’s thriller Harry Clarke will kick off its next season. The seven-play season also features Selina Fillinger’s feminist satire, POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive; Berkeley native Eisa Davis’ lyrical coming-of-age story, Bulrusher; Leslye Headland’s comedy,...
Grand Horizons play review - San Jose Stage
Amreeka: The Comedy Show featuring headliner  Eman El-Husseini

San Francisco Stage: ‘Amreeka: The Comedy Show’ coming to San Francisco next month

Iraqi-born artist and Arts Professor at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts Wafaa Bilal is curating a new stand-up comedy show coming to San Francisco. Amreeka: The Comedy Show is scheduled to play May 12, 2023 (8:00pm) at the Brava Theater Center and features an evening of stand-up comedy "birthed...
San Francisco Playhouse will present the West Coast Premiere of Jocelyn Bioh's "Nollywood Dreams" as part of its 2023-24 Season. "Nollywood Dreams" will perform September 28 – November 4, 2023. Pictured is Awa Sal Secka, Quiantae Thomas, Isio-Maya Nuwere, Wade Watson, Grasan Kingsberry, and Teshomech in Berkeley Repertory Theatre's World Premiere of "Goddess," which featured a book by Jocelyn Bioh. Photo Credit: Kevin Berne/ Berkeley Repertory Theatre

Bay Area Stage: ‘Nollywood Dreams’ to open San Francisco Playhouse 21st season

Line-up includes World Premiere and West Coast Premiere plays, runs September 2023 to September 2024
“Sit Down, John” - The National Tour Cast of 1776. Credit: Joan Marcus.

Broadway revival national tour of ‘1776’ to make its only SF Bay Area stop at Broadway San Jose

'1776'  launches its national tour with a cast that reflects multiple representations of race, gender, and ethnicity
Fred Pitts - Aren't...You? - The Marsh Berkeley

In The Arts: ‘Aren’t You…?’ opening in Berkeley

Fred Pitts’ lauded solo work Aren’t You…? will be opening in Berkeley next month. Details below. The San Francisco Bay Area actor "recounts his hilarious journey to visit all 21 California Mission churches, where he discovers that being black makes him an instant celebrity – the question is which one?" Look for the...