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157 Star Starred
San Francisco Playhouse
Between Powell and Mason Streets. 450 Post Street San Francisco, CA 94102
415-677-9596
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The weather was San Francisco Night . I wore shorts, tee shirt,tennis shoes lite jacket.
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pride myself on arriving early, especially if driving so i can park on street for free. unfortunately, the traffic was horrendous within several blocks, which threw me into a panic. luckily, finessed my way around, but had to park further away than usual-made performance by seconds!good public transport, if you have time and access.
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62 ratings
3.7 average rating
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28 reviews
7 stars
attended Jan 24 2014

Splendid acting. But we both found it impossible to care about most of the characters. Johnny deals drugs to kids and befouls the very corner of England he supposedly loves. He lies. He cheats. Who cares?

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13 reviews
3 stars
attended Jan 22 2014

Three hours with 3 intermissions. I was not expecting that. The set is really cool but the play was super boring.

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30 reviews
0 stars
attended Jan 21 2014

I loved this play. Brian Dykstra was excellent in the role of Rooster, and the supporting actors as his band of misfits and outcasts were excellent as well. I say go see it!

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Website

http://sfplayhouse.org/sfph/jerusalem

Quotes & Highlights

Jerusalem — which deftly encompasses comedy and violence, the sacred and the profane, the contemporary and the mythic - casts a magical spell." -SF Examiner
“San Francisco Playhouse may not exactly be building Jerusalem, but they’ve done something far more pragmatic: shown that three-hour plays (complete with two intermissions) can still keep an audience rapt and waiting for more … this heroic production will linger long in the hearts of the audience.” —Stark Insider

Description

Jerusalem is recommended for ages 16+. The production has a run time of 3 hours and contains strobe lights, theatrical haze, and herbal stage cigarettes.

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.