Venue Details

269 Star Starred
Berkeley Repertory Theatre
2025 Addison Street Berkeley, CA 94704
510-647-2949 Box Office
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Member Tips

Goldstar Member
Jupiter is only a block away. Great place for pizza and beer before the show.
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Ellen G.
Parking in the garage for 5 bucks after 6PM
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Ellen G.
Need to eat and run try Arinelle's Pizza on Shattuck, one block away from BRT.
info Feb 23 2013 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
Garage across the street, easy walk from BART
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Goldstar Member
Berkeley Downtown restaurant on the corner.
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Goldstar Member
Casual
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Reviews & Ratings

185 ratings
4.4 average rating
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12 reviews
124 stars
attended Oct 19 2009

For being up and coming playwrites, the overall quality of the plays were pretty darn good.The actors and directors themselves did a great job with min little prep time... continued

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34 reviews
23 stars
attended Oct 18 2010

This is great fun, very hit or miss (as well it should be...new plays are always gonna be all over the place), fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants energy, affordable tickets... continued

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12 reviews
3 stars
attended Mar 16 2009

Some of the plays are good, and some are excellent, but all give you the rare opportunity to see art in process. And it's so much fun.

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Website

http://www.playground-sf.org/monday.shtml

Quotes & Highlights

“As entertaining and thought-provoking as anything on stage at The City’s major theaters these days.” —San Francisco Examiner

Description

Each month during the season, PlayGround announces a topic to a pre-selected writers pool of Bay Area emerging professional playwrights, inviting the submission of original ten-page plays. The best six of these plays are presented as staged readings before a live audience on the third Monday of the month at Berkeley Repertory Theatre, featuring some of the Bay Area’s best directors and actors.

Keep an eye on Monday Night PlayGround’s program page for more details about upcoming lineups.