Venue Details

198 Star Starred
San Francisco Playhouse
Between Powell and Mason Streets. 450 Post Street San Francisco, CA 94102
415-677-9596
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24 reviews
25 stars
great dining at farmerbrown's within walking distance. happy hour menu($5.) no early crowds(can always eat at bar, if need be)
City of Angels
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73 events
36 reviews
89 stars
I love the gong, telling you the show is about to begin!
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Reviews & Ratings

"Into the Woods"
163 ratings
4.2 average rating
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Anonymous
147 events
76 reviews
107 stars
attended Jul 09 2014

SF Playhouse is one of the best theater companies in the Bay Area, but they can't do musicals. They either hate musicals or don't respect them, so their productions are cynical and snarky with odd anachronisms. This one also has ugly costumes and...continued

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billedsf
6 events
2 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 25 2014

We left at the intermission...this theater is too small for such a big show! There isn't much story to begin with, so all the drama is in the production - singing, dancing, sets, etc. Unfortunately this was like watching a local theater group...continued

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314 events
153 reviews
38 stars
attended Sep 04 2014

This was my second viewing of this production. It has even gotten better than on my first viewing. I saw it early in the run so it makes sense that it has gotten tighter, voices are better, etc. I saw the original in previews and have seen two...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“[Sondheim’s] lovely score — poised between melody and dissonance — is the perfect measure of our tenuous condition. And Sondheim’s lyrics are brilliant.”   —The Washington Post