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Disney’s Beauty and the Beast comes to San Francisco

This just in from SHN SF. A special engagement of Disney's Beauty and the Beast, produced by NETworks, comes to life in San Francisco at the Golden Gate Theatre August 17-29, 2010 as a part of the 2009-2010 Citibank Best of Broadway series under the direction of Carole Shorenstein...

Casting announced for the U.S. premiere of J M Barrie’s ‘Peter Pan’

The cast for the U.S. premiere of J M Barrie's beloved story PETER PAN flies into San Francisco landing in a state-of-the-art theatre tent erected especially for this production at Ferry Park on the Embarcadero, opposite the Ferry Building. PETER PAN is the first major theatrical production to...

Peter Pan coming to San Francisco in-the-round

Last seen in Berkeley, Peter Pan is soon touching down in San Francisco. Chances are you've never seen him like this. SHN is pulling out all the stops to put on what may be the definitive, live version of the famous story.Of course it all starts with flying, so...

Grammy Award-winning ‘In The Heights’ comes to San Francisco

Get ready for a high octane musical, Broadway-style with a healthy dose of contemporary thrown in for good measure. SHN has announced that the Tony and Grammy Award-winning In The Heights musical is coming to San Francisco.The acclaimed new production blends the sound of a big Broadway musical with contemporary...

Theater News: Eden Espinosa returns to San Francisco in ‘Wicked’

SHN SF announced that Eden Espinosa will return to San Francisco to star in the open-ended engagement of Wicked now playing at the Orpheum Theatre. She has previously performed the role to critical acclaim on Broadway, San Francisco, and in Los Angeles.Beginning March 2, Eden will be joining...
Harvey Fierstein and the Company Photo by Carol Rosegg

Theater review: Harvey Fierstein milks ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ for every delicious ounce

His name is above the marquee. And just about everywhere else. There is no escaping, Harvey Fierstein is the star of Fiddler on the Roof.It's reaffirmed the second he saunters onto stage, part Russian Santa, part Fred Flintstone, part Dom DeLuise. Plus, that voice! If you just landed from...

On Location: ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ in San Francisco

Fiddler on the Roof opened this week at the Golden Gate Theatre in San Francisco. The famous Broadway show first opened in 1964 and was the first run of a musical in history to surpass the 3,000 performance mark. It is now the fourteenth longest running show of all-time. Thanks to...