The Scandalous Life of Avant-Garde Artist Rudolf Bauer in New Drama
* Additional fees apply. No coupon or promo codes necessary to enjoy the displayed discount price.
The last date listed for Bauer was Saturday April 19, 2014 / 3:00pm.
Currently at San Francisco Playhouse
- Full Price:
- $25.00 - $70.00
- Our Price:
- $12.50 - $35.00
This clever series of comic vignettes by the legendary composer-lyricist Stephen Sondheim (Sweeney… More
Reviews & Ratings
star this review starred report as inappropriate
Went with my 23 year old daughter and two of her friends. The acting was absolutely incredible. Truly inspiring. Loved the writing and the way the story was told. Only three actors. No intermission. No awkward pauses. You just have to be a...continued
The visuals are pure scenic magic and provide extra insight into the artist and his work. — Jean Schiffman, _San Francisco Examiner _
“Not since ‘Sunday in the Park with George’ have I seen a play about art and artists as fascinating and powerful as Lauren Gunderson’s ‘Bauer.’” — Janos Gereben, San Francisco Performing Arts Examiner
“This true story is a work of substantial brilliance.” — Buzzin’ Lee Hartgrave, BeyondChron
“While the 100-minute play needs some finishing touches, it’s still an exquisite exploration of the fickleness of history, the fragility of the artistic impulse and the age of regret.” — Karen D’Souza, San Jose Mercury News
“This world premiere from the prolific Bay Area playwright is a swirl of hurts, hopes, regrets, love, hate, and forgiveness that finds an order that Bauer himself sought for his art.” — Richard Dodds, The Bay Area Reporter
About the Ticket Supplier: San Francisco Playhouse
The aim of San Francisco Playhouse is to provide a creative home and inspiring environment where actors, directors, writers, designers and theater lovers converge to create works that celebrate the human spirit. Founded by Bill English and Susi Damilano in 2003, San Francisco Playhouse is Union Square’s intimate, professional theatre. Using professional actors and world-class design, San Francisco Playhouse — which won the Bay Guardian‘s 2006 Best Off Broadway Theatre Award and about which the San Francisco Chronicle raved "San Francisco’s newest theatre isn’t just another tiny stage carved out of a storefront…it’s an enticing introduction to a new company" — has become an intimate theatre alternative to the traditional Union Square theatre fare, garnering 20 Bay Area Theatre Critic nominations in its first year.