Photo Flash: A First Look at American Conservatory Theater's THE BIRTHDAY PARTYPhoto Flash: A First Look at American Conservatory Theater's THE BIRTHDAY PARTY
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2018

American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.) rings in 2018 with the first staging of Harold Pinter's mysterious classic drama, The Birthday Party (January 10 February 4, 2018). In an undisturbed English seaside town, the inhabitants of a ramshackle boarding house react to the arrival of two unsettling strangers. Where do the mysterious Goldberg and McCann come from? Who sent them? And why do they keep asking about the sole boarder, piano player Stanley? As the party guests, including flighty Lula and flirty landlady Meg, gather for Stanley's birthday, the desperate pianist is forced to confront a surreal interrogation. Featuring A.C.T. favorites Marco Barricelli and Firdous Bamji, two-time Tony Award winner Judith Ivey, and Stratford Festival star Scott Wentworth, The Birthday Party is seething with mystery, danger, and sudden humor! (more...)

A.C.T. to Ring in 2018 with Harold Pinter's THE BIRTHDAY PARTYA.C.T. to Ring in 2018 with Harold Pinter's THE BIRTHDAY PARTY
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2018

American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.) rings in 2018 with the first staging of Harold Pinter's mysterious classic drama, The Birthday Party (January 10 February 4, 2018). (more...)

A.C.T. to Ring in 2018 with Harold Pinter's THE BIRTHDAY PARTYA.C.T. to Ring in 2018 with Harold Pinter's THE BIRTHDAY PARTY
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2017

American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.) rings in 2018 with the first staging of Harold Pinter's mysterious classic drama, The Birthday Party (January 10 February 4, 2018). (more...)

American Conservatory Theater Presents A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

Featuring a lively cast of dozens, delightful music, gorgeous costumes, and those deliciously spooky ghosts, the Bay Area's favorite holiday tradition returns with American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.)'s celebrated production of the Charles Dickens classic A Christmas Carol. Now in its 40th year, this version of A Christmas Carol-adapted by Paul Walsh and Carey Perloff-stays true to the heart of Dickens's timeless story of redemption and brings a playful sensibility to his rich language. A Christmas Carol runs November 25-December 24, 2016 at A.C.T.'s Geary Theater (415 Geary Street, San Francisco).  (more...)

A.C.T.'s Master of Fine Arts Program Presents I'M THROUGH WITH LOVE This Week
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2015

American Conservatory Theater's Master of Fine Arts Program, Class of 2017, will present I'm Through with Love-a musical revue featuring a lineup of performances that encompass what it is to be in (and out of) love. Set against the backdrop of an art museum in 1959, patrons contemplate their love lives, conjure romantic fantasies, end torrid affairs, and forge new relationships. Performances of I'm Through with Love will take place this week, December 9-12, 2015 at The Garret at A.C.T.'s Geary Theater (415 Geary St., San Francisco). (more...)

A.C.T.'s Master of Fine Arts Program to Present I'M THROUGH WITH LOVE, 12/9-12
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2015

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