Venue Details

56 Star Starred
Gough Street Playhouse
1620 Gough St San Francisco, CA 94109
415-798-2682
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Member Tips

SJH
Take muni or a taxi
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SJH
Not a concern
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SJH
The theatre is between Japantown and Van Ness
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Goldstar Member
Number 38 bus from Union Square..get off at Gough then walk up..about 5 mins.
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Theatre is within a beautiful Episcopalian church.
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Casual dress
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Reviews & Ratings

59 ratings
3.8 average rating
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Nancy F.
140 events
38 reviews
307 stars
attended Sep 30 2012

Vintage strange Albee, lively production, EXCELLENT cast. Well worth your time!

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31 events
17 reviews
0 stars
attended Sep 08 2012

I thoroughly enjoyed this play. Excellent acting all around in an intimate setting. Albee's emphasis on words and dialogue rather than theatrics, staging, costuming, or... continued

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7 reviews
9 stars
attended Sep 30 2012

It was wonderful to have an opportunity to see this seldom-performed work by a famed playwright. The four fine actors did a terrific job of bringing Albee's clever, funny, and ultimately heart-wrenching play to life.

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More Information

Website

http://www.custommade.org

Quotes & Highlights

“Director Brian Katz’s production is surreal, riotous, troubling, intimate and heartbreaking. " —ForAllEvents.com
“The Actors are awesome … they deserve a couple of Oscars … What a show! Wonderful and imaginative…" —Examiner.com
“This production evokes new appreciation of the clicking mind behind one of America’s theatrical treasures.” —_Stage and Cinema _
“Apolished gem of black comedy.” —TheatreStorm.com

Description

Directed by Custom Made Artistic Director Brian Katz

Starring Richard Aiello, Linda Ayres-Frederick*, Anya Kazimierski and Shane Rhoades

*Courtesy of Actors Equity Association

The Play About the Baby is intended for mature audiences only. Due to nudity and adult themes/language, no one under the age of 16 will be admitted without a parent or guardian.

About the Ticket Supplier: Custom Made Theatre Co.

Winner of the SF Bay Critic Circle award for Best Overall Play of 2012, The Custom Made Theatre Co. is a San Francisco-based not-for-profit theatre dedicated to ensemble-based, socially relevant productions. Custom Made is the managing company of the Gough Street Playhouse, an intimate thrust theatre without a bad seat in the house, where they present a five play season, along with numerous readings, workshops and classes. Most recently, Custom Made produced the Goldstar ROAR award-winning "Eurydice"
and the Bay Area Premiere of Christopher Durang's "Why Torture is Wrong, and the People Who Love Them."