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209 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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14 events
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We ate at Colibri, and enjoyed it.
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127 ratings
3.9 average rating
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5 events
2 reviews
1 stars
attended Jul 27 2013

Honestly, this production was rather disappointing--and we ADORE "Camelot"! Aside from the excellent actors who played Arthur, Pellinore, and the knights, the acting was lackluster, the singing below par. The orchestra was hit-and-miss. From the...continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended Aug 01 2013

The three of us were disappointed. I think Bill English was too ambitious. the set was clunky and massive and turned this way and that but it felt intrusive. Of course it was a preview and will get better but the only actor singer (in he three...continued

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28 reviews
6 stars
attended Jul 27 2013

I would give this production a "B." One of the major roles was miscast, otherwise
it went off well. As for the theater, the seats are very uncomfortable, seemingly
installed early in the 20th century when people were much smaller than they are...continued

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“Can a half-century-old musical about idealism and virtue be made relevant to 21st-century audiences? Based on the production of Camelot at San Francisco Playhouse, the answer is a resounding ‘yes!’” -SF Examiner
“…the other standout is Lancelot’s fabulous ’C’est Moi,’ where he manages to tell the world of his incomparable greatness without feeling the least bit self-conscious. Heredia owns this song, as, in many ways, he owns the entire production … squabbling knights, political ineptitude, sword fights and betrayal: perfect summertime entertainment.” -SF Theater Blog