Arts & Culture
The Napa Valley Performing Arts Center at Lincoln Theater is a comprehensive performing arts center dedicated to the cultural and artistic wellbeing of the Napa Valley. From presenting world-renowned artists and producing Symphony Napa Valley, to creating and sustaining arts education and access programs in schools and at our theater, the Performing Arts Center is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that nurtures the artists and audiences of tomorrow, while sustaining a more vibrant and engaged community today.
The city's longest running comedy club, Punch Line's intimate stage is a favorite of nationally acclaimed comics. Available for private and semi-private events. Daily for concerts or special events. Pricing per event.
Celebrating over 16,000 performances and seen by more than six million people from around the world, this internationally acclaimed musical revue continues to delight audiences at Club Fugazi in San Francisco's North Beach district with its hilarious spoofs of political and pop culture, spectacular costumes & outrageously gigantic hats! It is the show The New York Times says is ?updated more often than your smartphone!?
Beach Blanket Babylon follows Snow White as she takes a fast-paced journey around the world in search of her 'Prince Charming.' Along the way she encounters a star-studded, ever-changing line-up of hilarious pop-culture characters, including Donald and Melania Trump, Kim Jong-un, Taylor Swift, Colin Kaepernick, Wonder Woman, Sarah Huckabee, Vladimir Putin, Ivanka Trump and Jared, Lady Gaga, Prince, Barack and Michelle Obama, Beyoncé, Harvey Weinstein, Bernie Sanders, Bill and Hillary Clinton, Oprah, Prince Harry and Meghan, and the Golden State Warriors.
Performs Wed-Fri 8 pm, Sat 6 & 9 pm, Sun 2 & 5 pm. Visit www.beachblanketbabylon.com or call 415-421-6788 for group tickets and additional information. 21 or over for evening performances; minors welcome at Sunday matinees. Valid photo ID is required.
Join the Michael Tilson Thomas and the musicians of the San Francisco Symphony in a season set to stimulate the senses, fire the mind, and nourish the soul. Live passionately and discover the transformative power of truly great music.
Located in the heart of the SOMA neighborhood, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts is a short walk from Union Square, Market Street and The Moscone Center. YBCA presents contemporary visual art, performances, films and community programs that celebrate innovation and experimentation. Group rates available. With our flexible spaces, beautiful setting, and prime location, YBCA is the ideal venue for a wide variety of events from multi-day conferences, receptions and presentations.
EXPERIENCE A SAN FRANCISCO TRADITION AT STERN GROVE FESTIVAL Stern Grove Festival is San Francisco's summer music celebration, completely admission free!
What is it? Stern Grove Festival presents 10 admission-free concerts featuring world-renowned artists in a stunning outdoor amphitheater surrounded by towering eucalyptus and redwood trees. Offering a mix of concerts as diverse as the city it calls home, Stern Grove Festival has been a San Francisco tradition for more than seven decades. From the San Francisco Symphony to indie rock, folk, hip-hop, Latin, and more, there's something for everyone at Stern Grove Festival, and it's all admission free!
Where is it? Stern Grove Festival takes place in Sigmund Stern Grove, a public park located at 19th Avenue and Sloat Boulevard. There is no public parking at Stern Grove Festival. Visitors are encouraged to use public transportation (the MUNI Metro K and M lines stop a block away from the park).
When is it? Stern Grove Festival's concerts take place on Sundays at 2 p.m. from mid-June to mid-August, every summer. The Festival's line-up is announced on May 1 at www.sterngrove.org.
What do I need to know? Seating at Stern Grove Festival is first-come, first served. Bring a picnic, grab a bottle of wine, and come early for the best seating. Limited reserved seating and parking is available to members of Friends of Stern Grove Festival.
EXIT Theatre has been operating since 1983, when Artistic Director, Christina Augello began staging plays in the lobby of a Tenderloin residential hotel. Since then, we’ve expanded into five intimate venues ranging in size from 25 – 80 seats. In addition to providing a home for emerging and independent theatre artists and companies, the EXIT annually produces a full season of performances with resident artists and designers.
Our mission is to help develop theatre artists by providing opportunities to create, experiment, and grow by commissioning new works, providing production support and low-cost venue rental, and producing performance festivals for local and touring artists, including the San Francisco Fringe Festival – the oldest grassroots theatre festival in the Bay Area, and the second oldest Fringe in the US.
In addition to new works, reimagined classics, and experimental performance, we host regular magic, burlesque, improv, and storytelling events throughout the year. Take a walk on the wild side with us!
The mission of the San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus is to inspire its audience, members and the world through high-quality choral experiences.
"Eflstravaganza" - Nourse Theater
Friday, December 8, 2017 - 8pm
Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 2:30pm
Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 8pm
If you're looking for a party, then this is the gin join for you. The Speakeasy, at 9000 square ft, is ideal for any social gathering, meeting or private event. Whether you are looking for an evening of magical nightlife in an outrageous club environment, or a blank slate for your next wedding or happy hour, there is no other venue like this in San Francisco. We provide everything from high quality cocktails at our bar, to specialty cabaret acts and songs in our cabaret. Spaces available include: Cabaret, Bar, Casino Bar: Our bar serves over 13 prohibition-era cocktails of the highest caliber. Our spirit forward menu has been praised in reviews by the SF Chronicle and EaterSF alike. Whiskey tastings and happy hours are among our most popular private events. Casino: Highly trained dealers operate our vintage casino, equipped with 5 hand crafted tables. Test you luck at our Atlantic City inspired blackjack, roulette, and craps tables. About 40 people can gamble all at once with our custom 1 cent coins. Cabaret: The crown jewel of The Speakeasy is our Cabaret. We present a fully equipped 1920's-era cabaret with gorgeous show girls, a 6 piece jazz band, vaudeville comedians and a sultry, jazzy chanteuse. Seating potential of up to 125 in pit, booths and mezzanine. Hidden Rooms & Mysterious Hallways: Enter The Speakeasy through our detailed Clock Shop or Sam Lee Laundromat. Set up your VIP room in the owners plush office or provide fortune tellers in one of our 5 hidden rooms.
Built in 1922, the Curran has housed some of the biggest productions in theater history and has maintained a reputation over the course of its life as one of the premier live entertainment venues in North America. Now, almost a century after it welcomed its first Bay Area audiences, the Curran is undergoing a major restoration and renovation. Under the curation of eight-time Tony Award winner Carole Shorenstein Hays, the Curran will reopen its 1,600 seat venue in January 2017 with the new mission. Inspired by the unique entrepreneurial spirit of the Bay Area, as well as Carole's lifelong exuberance for creatively daring, cutting-edge material, the Curran will provide a home for a handpicked selection of the most exciting stage works being conceived and created anywhere today.
Society Cabaret presents live musical performances in an intimate setting. The quality performers are equally matched by excellent cocktails and food.
The SFJAZZ Center, both operationally flexible and technically advanced, features an array of customizable services to accommodate the unique character of performances, presentations or special events.