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A World Premiere, West Coast Premieres & More Set for San Francisco Playhouse 21st Se Photo A World Premiere, West Coast Premieres & More Set for San Francisco Playhouse 21st Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 27, 2023

San Francisco Playhouse has announced its 21st season, to be presented September 2023 to September 2024. See full programming, and learn how to purchase tickets!

San Francisco Playhouse to Present AS YOU LIKE IT Musical Beginning in November Photo San Francisco Playhouse to Present AS YOU LIKE IT Musical Beginning in November
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 6, 2022

San Francisco Playhouse will continue its 20th Anniversary season with the imaginative and exhilarating hit musical adaptation of William Shakespeare's As You Like It. Helmed by San Francisco Playhouse's Artistic Director Bill English with music direction by Dave Dobrusky and choreography by Nicole Helfer, As You Like It will perform November 17, 2022 ‚Äď January 14, 2023.

Review: iTheatre Collaborative Presents Aaron Loeb's IDEATION Photo Review: iTheatre Collaborative Presents Aaron Loeb's IDEATION
by Herbert Paine - Sep 12, 2022

Phoenix's iTheatre Collaborative celebrates the opening of its 20th Season with a gripping and provocative production of Aaron Loeb's IDEATION, directed by Greg Lutz and featuring a superlative cast.

Ferocious Lotus Sets 10th Anniversary Show For September Photo Ferocious Lotus Sets 10th Anniversary Show For September
by Stephi Wild - Aug 15, 2022

In celebration of its 10th Anniversary, Ferocious Lotus Theatre Company presents EVOLUTION, a festival of six original short plays exploring what it means to be Asian/Asian-American (initially slated to premiere in 2020). This show, a co-production with TheatreFirst, is the Company's first in-person production since the pandemic. 

San Francisco Playhouse Announces Updates To New Works Program Photo San Francisco Playhouse Announces Updates To New Works Program
by Stephi Wild - Jun 9, 2022

San Francisco Playhouse  continued its commitment to developing new plays and nurturing the voices of active writers with the selection of seven playwrights comprising the fourth and fifth years of the company's Five-Year Commission Program.

San Francisco Playhouse Announces Casting For SHOOT ME WHEN… Photo San Francisco Playhouse Announces Casting For SHOOT ME WHEN…
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 23, 2021

San Francisco Playhouse has announced casting and streaming dates for Shoot Me When…, a new play written by Ruben Grijalva and commissioned by San Francisco Playhouse. 

IDEATION - LIVESTREAM READING at Playhouse Teater 19th of April at 7 pm CET Photo IDEATION - LIVESTREAM READING at Playhouse Teater 19th of April at 7 pm CET
by Annette Stolt - Apr 9, 2021

Welcome to join us online on April 19th for the livestream reading of Aaron Loeb's Ideation where a group of stressed-out corporate consultants are shortly slated to present their work on a mysterious project.

San Francisco Playhouse Announces Streaming Dates For I WAS RIGHT HERE Photo San Francisco Playhouse Announces Streaming Dates For I WAS RIGHT HERE
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 23, 2021

San Francisco Playhouse announced streaming dates for I Was Right Here, a new play written and performed by Julia Brothers. The play was filmed on stage at San Francisco Playhouse and will be presented as an on-demand video stream from March 27th through April 17th, 2021.

BWW Review: CITIZEN BRAIN at Shotgun Players Photo BWW Review: CITIZEN BRAIN at Shotgun Players
by Steve Murray - Oct 26, 2020

Central Works Script Club September Gathering Honors A CW Hit From 2017 Photo Central Works Script Club September Gathering Honors A CW Hit From 2017
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 2, 2020

The Central Works Script Club - a monthly book club -  for plays! In episode #4, the Script Club offers a hit from Central Works 2017 season, Strange Ladies, written by Susan Sobeloff, which was produced to mark the 100th anniversary of the imprisonment of the a?oeSilent Sentinela?? Suffragettes. 

Aurora Theatre Company Presents THE FLATS World Premiere Audio Drama Photo Aurora Theatre Company Presents THE FLATS World Premiere Audio Drama
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 25, 2020

Aurora Theatre Company kicks off its 29th season with the original World Premiere Audio Drama THE FLATS, jointly written by playwrights Lauren Gunderson, Cleavon Smith, and Jonathan Spector (Eureka Day). Artistic Director Josh Costello (Exit Strategy, The Importance of Being Earnest, Eureka Day, Detroit) directs this new story that speaks directly to our present moment in all its complexity.

San Francisco Playhouse Announces Playwrights Selected for Year Three of Five-Year Co Photo San Francisco Playhouse Announces Playwrights Selected for Year Three of Five-Year Commission Program
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 19, 2020

San Francisco Playhouse continued its commitment to developing new plays and nurturing the voices of active writers with the selection of the playwrights who will comprise the third year of the company's five-year commission program.

San Francisco Playhouse Announces August Live Streaming Events Photo San Francisco Playhouse Announces August Live Streaming Events
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 11, 2020

San Francisco Playhouse  announced five new episodes of its live streaming calendar, including three Zoomlet Live Play Readings and two Fireside Chats. The events will be streamed free of charge on the Company's website. Announcements of additional episodes and programming will be made over the coming weeks.

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, July 9- with Rosie Perez, an ALTAR BOYZ Reunion & Mo Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, July 9- with Rosie Perez, an ALTAR BOYZ Reunion & More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jul 9, 2020

Today (July 9) in live streaming: The Public Theater premieres The Line, Bernadette Peters visits Stars in the House, and so much more!

BWW Feature: Star-Studded RADIO ROUND Premieres Online July 12 Photo BWW Feature: Star-Studded RADIO ROUND Premieres Online July 12
by Shari Barrett - Jul 9, 2020

In a nod to the bygone days of radio plays, Casey Stangl created RADIO ROUND, a series of 10 short interlinked two-character plays written by 10 visionary writers, performed online by 10 all-star actors, in which one character from each play moves forward to the next play until it comes full circle. Thus, a character from the last play winds up meeting a character from the first, proving the whole of humanity is interconnected and absolutely greater than the sum of its parts. Tune in Sunday, July 12 at 4pm Pacific at http://HouseSeats.LIVE

Central Works Script Club July to Feature Cristina García: THE LADY MATADOR'S HOTEL Photo Central Works Script Club July to Feature Cristina García: THE LADY MATADOR'S HOTEL
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 30, 2020

Central Works new initiative: the Central Works Script Club,  is a monthly book club for plays. The Script Club offering for July is from the sensual world of writer Cristina García, The Lady Matador's Hotel. Cristina García, author of a past season's hit adaptation King of Cuba returned to Central Works in 2019 to adapt another of her popular novels. 

30+ Theatres Join To Present Live Juneteenth Streamed Reading Photo 30+ Theatres Join To Present Live Juneteenth Streamed Reading
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 12, 2020

San Francisco's new works incubator PlayGround in partnership with Bay Area theatre veteran Aldo Billingslea, Lorraine Hansberry Theatre, Planet Earth Arts, and more than 30 leading theatres from the Bay Area and beyond team up to present a Juneteenth livestreamed Zoom reading of Vincent Terrell Durham's thrilling and timely play, Polar Bears, Black Boys & Prairie Fringed Orchids.

PlayGround Announces Updated Showtimes for Zoom Premiere of THE RENDERING CYCLE Photo PlayGround Announces Updated Showtimes for Zoom Premiere of THE RENDERING CYCLE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 4, 2020

In light of curfew orders throughout the Bay Area PlayGround has moved the showtime of its Saturday, June 6 opening night performance of Genevieve Jessee's The Rendering Cycle to 5pm PT.

BWW Interview: Lauren Yee & Jim Kleinmann of PLAYGROUND ZOOM FEST Celebrate the Devel Photo BWW Interview: Lauren Yee & Jim Kleinmann of PLAYGROUND ZOOM FEST Celebrate the Development of New Works
by Jim Munson - May 29, 2020

PlayGround, San Francisco's renowned theatre development lab, is currently in the midst of hosting the nation's largest fully digital new play festival, PlayGround Zoom Fest. Already running and continuing through June 14, 2020, the ambitious five-week online event gathers leading voices in American Theatre including Lauren Yee, Jonathan Spector, Aaron Loeb, Geetha Reddy, Kent Nicholson, acclaimed actors, theatre journalists, designers, and more from across the country, to present and discuss a panoply of new works and celebrate PlayGround's 25th anniversary. BroadwayWorld caught up this week with PlayGround's Artistic Director Jim Kleinmann and the much-in-demand playwright Lauren Yee in separate phone conversations. Yee is just coming off a huge success with the New York run of her newest play, Cambodian Rock Band. She participated in PlayGround's Writers Pool as a young playwright and will be part of the festival's Zoom Town Hall panel on June 8th.

Central Works Announces 'Central Works Script Club' Photo Central Works Announces 'Central Works Script Club'
by Stephi Wild - May 29, 2020

Central Works has paused its 30th season productions and remains focused on its mission to develop new plays. The company is announcing a new initiative: the Central Works Script Club, a book club with scripts.

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