Venue Details

799 Star Starred
A.C.T.
near the corner of Geary and Mason 415 Geary St. San Francisco, CA 94102
415-749-2ACT
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Bring cookies in your purse at intermission and save money :)
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Sunday evening casual
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O'Farrell Garage has $6 Sunday special
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O'Farrell Garage has Theater specials
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Take Bart to Powell station, walk up Powell 3 blocks, turn L. on Geary. 10 min walk.
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Don't carry in too many things. Seats are small and legroom is very tight (even someone who is 5'6")
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Reviews & Ratings

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4.5 average rating
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4 reviews
1 stars
attended Sep 13 2009

I would have left in 30 minutes but did not want to disturb people in my row. Fled at intermission, while I heard Noel Coward turning over in his grave. About 20% of the... continued

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0 stars
attended Oct 13 2009

A very entertaining evening! The set and style of the production are creative and help to move the production along. Much like "Seinfeld" the main characters are... continued

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14 reviews
9 stars
attended Sep 13 2009

A fabulous production of a British story, as only the British can do! The integration of film and theater was deft and reminiscent of Robert Lepage, especially the train sequences. Our seat were perfect, to. Thank you Goldstar!

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Description

Directed and adapted for the stage by Emma Rice

Originally produced by David Pugh & Dafydd Rogers and Cineworld**

**Ingeniously crafted with whimsical humor, dreamy romance, and stunning multimedia effects, Brief Encounter was nominated for four Laurence Olivier Awards, including Best Entertainment and Best Director.

About Kneehigh Theatre

Founded in 1980, Kneehigh Theatre made a name for itself with its radical theatrical productions, often performed in village halls, on cliff tops, and in quarries around its home base of Cornwall, England. Now Kneehigh is considered one of the most thrilling, avant-garde theater companies in the world.**

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