Venue Details

62 Star Starred
Gough Street Playhouse
1620 Gough St San Francisco, CA 94109
415-798-2682
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許致睿
Small intimate venue, basically in a converted chapel. I almost missed the location. Just a reminder to use the restroom before Book of Liz starts because there's no intermission, and the "concession stand" is cash only.
The Book of Liz info Jul 21 2014 star this tip starred
Helen Noakes
The weather was cool, windy.. I wore casual, but not flipflops, and layers..
The Crucible dress May 19 2014 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

36 ratings
3.6 average rating
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16 events
8 reviews
3 stars
attended Nov 17 2013

I've seen many shows at this theatre, most of which were engaging, engrossing and touching. I expected the same from this one, but was really disappointed. The script was a muddled mess, hard to follow, and hard to connect to. I couldn't figure...continued

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5 events
2 reviews
3 stars
attended Nov 17 2013

It took too long to begin. Just not very interesting. Not a good re-telling of the wonderful classic.

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474 events
403 reviews
69 stars
attended Nov 30 2013

What started out as a very ingenious opening with all the cast members writing "happy thoughts" with chalk all over the floor in a very fun and audience interactive manner, went straight downhill once the show actually started. I was really...continued

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More Information

Website

http://www.custommade.org/peterwendy

Quotes & Highlights

“It is always a special treat … when Peter Pan is presented in a version for adults, as it is in Jeremy Bloom‘s marvelously subtle adaptation. On leaving the theatre, one is astounded by a satisfied mixture of feelings which include both happy thoughts and the deepest of sorrows… like a faerie who is nothing more than a single darting point of light in the darkness.” —theatrestorm.com
“It’s done in a simple, heartfelt manner that … engagingly explores the questions of innocence, friendship, family and loss that have made the story a classic for more than a century.” —SF Examiner

Description

_Peter/Wendy _is intended for adults of all ages, and children above the age of 12.

About the Ticket Supplier: Custom Made Theatre Co.

Winner of multiple SF Bay Critic Circle awards, including the Best Overall Play of 2012 (Edward Albee’s The Play About the Baby), The Custom Made Theatre Co. is a San Francisco-based not-for-profit theatre dedicated to ensemble-based, socially relevant productions. Custom Made, now in its 16th season, is the managing company of the Gough Street Playhouse, an intimate thrust theatre, where the company presents a six play season, along with numerous free readings, workshops and classes.