Venue Details

208 Star Starred
San Francisco Playhouse
Between Powell and Mason Streets. 450 Post Street San Francisco, CA 94102
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14 events
5 reviews
2 stars
This theater is only a few blocks from BART. Park at your local BART station, go to Powell St. Station, and avoid the hassles of traffic and parking.
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1 stars
We ate at Colibri, and enjoyed it.
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Reviews & Ratings

"A Behanding in Spokane"
49 ratings
4.6 average rating
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James Red Velvet
147 events
131 reviews
42 stars
attended May 18 2012

Indeed a DARKLY FUNNY (as promised) play, well staged and directed by the reliable SF Playhouse. The performances by the “behanded” protagonist and the desk clerk were fantastic. The others were good, but a big notch down in believability. ...continued

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112 events
19 reviews
2 stars
attended May 15 2012

Very good play. Well acted with enough twists and turns to keep you on the edge of your seat.

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1 review
1 stars
attended May 15 2012

Great play! Great story! Two of the actors were top notch - Carmichael and Mervyn - and gave the first preview audience an excellent night of theatre. It can only get better. Unfortunately, McDonagh peppers his plays with obscene language (never...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“You’ll spend 90 minutes laughing nonstop.” —The Wall Street Journal
“Perfect, demented, ecstatic, sadistic and imaginative.“ —The New York Times


This show contains profanity, violence and adult situations, and is recommended for mature audiences.