Shelton Theater

533 Sutter St. San Francisco CA 94102
4.0 by 3416 members
Shelton Theater 4.027956674473069 out of 5 3416

456 Member Tips

dress

Casual
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travel

Take public transit
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Meshara
The "Noises Off" actors shout a lot, making the words impossible to understand. I took my hearing aids out in order to muffle the volume. Bring ear protection if you are sensitive to loud noises.
Noises Off info Aug 31 2014 star this tip starred
Meshara
Beware: When turning right after walking down the entrance hall there is a small ramp-style step in the floor, leading to a slightly higher floor level. This adjustment is not signed or lit with glowing strips. I tripped on this unexpected rise, and a second member of my party tripped and fell down. A lawsuit waiting to happen! The stairs leading down to the bar are dim as well and need glowing strips to guide the theatergoers.
Noises Off info Aug 31 2014 star this tip starred
Meshara
Signage is not clear: Wait downstairs at the bar until the box office opens upstairs.
Noises Off info Aug 31 2014 star this tip starred
Meshara
Downstairs theatre gets hot and stuffy, so bring some water or purchase a beverage to drink inside the theatre.
Noises Off info Aug 31 2014 star this tip starred
Natanya Auerbach
As per the theater's recommendation, park in the Sutter/Stockton garage -- really cheap. We paid $2 for the 4 hours we were there.
Noises Off info Aug 25 2014 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
Best to take public transit or walk. Be prepared for warm house as stage lights keep the audience warm.
Noises Off travel Aug 11 2014 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
The theater has a great little bar - cheap and the b artgender tghe night we went gave extremely generous wine pours. For food, we ate at the Bangkok cafe, a little slot restaurant on Powell up about a block and a half from BART. You may be the only non-Asians inside - a mark of good, authentic food. GREAT dinner for 2 was $16.86! Our favoritge SF restaurant!
Foodies! The Musical dining Jun 09 2014 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
The Powell street BART station is just 3 blocks away. Parking would be expensive and difficult.
Foodies! The Musical travel Jun 09 2014 star this tip starred
Krista Rogers
Go downstairs. There is a different improv upstairs.
Secret Improv Society info Jun 09 2014 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
Lori's Diner is across the street
Foodies! The Musical dining Jun 02 2014 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
The weather was clear with chilly wind.. I wore jeans and jacket.
Foodies! The Musical dress Jun 02 2014 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
They don't take charge cards.
Dracula info May 05 2014 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
Drink heavily before attending.
Dracula dining May 05 2014 star this tip starred
Dina Garrett
It fills up fast buy your tickets before. They sell out!
Secret Improv Society info Mar 24 2014 star this tip starred
Ericka Anne E
The Grand Cafe is two blocks away. Food is superior and exotic and not pricey.
Foodies! The Musical dining Mar 08 2014 star this tip starred
Ericka Anne E
The weather was lightly breezy and clear night. I wore a sequined black jacket w/ black leather pants.
Foodies! The Musical dress Mar 08 2014 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
The weather was Rainy!. I wore Casual clothes with raincoat and umbrella!.
Noises Off dress Feb 10 2014 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
Parking at the Sutter Street garage is surprisingly inexpensive.
Noises Off info Feb 10 2014 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
The Burritt Room (+ Tavern) is about a block away and fantastic!
Noises Off dining Jan 27 2014 star this tip starred
Veronica La
The weather was Chilly. I wore Overcoat .
Noises Off dress Jan 18 2014 star this tip starred
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