TheatreWorks - Alice Bliss

Bay Area Arts: ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ to kick off TheatreWorks Silicon Valley’s 52nd season

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley this week announced the schedule for its upcoming season. Now in its 52nd year, the season opens with campy classic musical Little Shop of Horrors and wraps in the summer of 2023 with new musical Alice Bliss. In total the season features six plays and musicals, including two...
Miss You Like Hell

What’s Happening: City Lights Theater Company announces 40th season

Another milestone theater achievement has been unlocked here in the San Francisco Bay Area. San Jose-based City Lights Theater Company (non-profit, 1982, 100 seats) has announced their 40th season. The full six-show schedule can be seen below in detail, and features two shows previously planned (2020-2021) prior to COVID-19, in...
June 18 Pride Night at the Opera After-Party Includes Lip-Sync Contest: Aria Edition, Best Pride Look Competition, Selfie Stations and More with Guest Host Donna Sachet

San Francisco Opera Celebrates Pride Month with June 18 Pride Night at the Opera and June 26 San Francisco Pride Parade

"San Francisco Opera is Proud." San Francisco Opera today announced its plans for celebrating Pride. After a three-year absence due to the pandemic and Covid-19, the non-profit announced Pride will return Saturday, June 18 with "Pride Night at the Opera." The 52nd Pride Parade is scheduled for the following weekend on...
EnChroma glasses - The Art of the Brick, San Francisco

Colorblind Bay Area residents to see color for the first time at The Art of the Brick in San Francisco

Organizers this week have announced an exhibition in San Francisco that will be of special interest to those who are color blind. As of today, EnChroma glasses will be permanently available to guests to borrow at The Art of the Brick exhibits in San Francisco. They look pretty stylish too: Here...
Events at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts

What’s Happening: ‘Ragtime the Musical’ coming to Silicon Valley

Summer calendars! Incoming! Ragtime the Musical is coming to TheatreWorks Silicon Valley, one of several events organizers this week announced. June programming at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts also includes TheaterGames Productions, children's theatre in the park and a roast of Silicon Valley -- in front of a...
Berkeley Rep annual fundraising gala

What’s Happening: Berkeley Rep gala raises $500,000 for artistic, educational programming

Berkeley Rep Theatre has announced the results of its annual gala, and they're quite impressive. $500,000 was raised as staff and patrons celebrated the return of live theater. After an al fresco dinner, several artists that have graced the Berkeley Rep's stage made appearances and tributes. Those included Rita Moreno,...
Boyz II Men in concert with the San Francisco Symphony - Stark Insider Review

In Review: Boyz II Men with the San Francisco Symphony

Boyz II Men with the San Francisco Symphony 4 out of 5 stars - 'A Great Performance' The San Francisco Symphony (SFS) continues to amaze and delight with its widely varied and inclusive programming, appealing to multiple generations and cultures. Founded in 1911 and housed in the splendid Davies Hall since...
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Harry Potter Film Concert Series with Symphony returns to San Francisco

BroadwaySF has announced the return of the Harry Potter Film Concert Series. These live performances feature screenings of the iconic film series alongside performances by a live symphony. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005) is next up. With two performance in August (August 12 and 13), a live...