Founded in 2003, the SF Playhouse is an intimate, professional theatre located in Union Square. The company garnered 20 Bay Area Theatre Critic nominations in its first year of operation alone, and it is well regarded for its efforts to present theater that “celebrates the human spirit,” including new works and classics. Among its recent productions: David Greenspan’s She Stoops to Comedy, Stephen Adly Guirgis’s Den of Thieves, Theresa Rebeck’s The Scene, Sarah Ruhl’s Dead Man’s Cell Phone, and such musicals as The Fantasticks, Cabaret, and Man of La Mancha.
SF Playhouse Information
- Public Transportation: Very good (Muni buses and cable car, five blocks to Powell Street BART station)
- Handicapped Accessibility: Good
- Performances/Programs: Performance schedule is Tuesday–Saturday
- Ticket Prices: Single tickets are $20 previews, $38 regular performances, $65 for grand opening, discounts available for students, seniors, and groups, shows available on Goldstar.com
- Subscriptions: Six-Show $90–$350, Six-Show flex pass $190. Benefits include free ticket exchanges and discounted tickets for friends.