Venue Details

56 Star Starred
Gough Street Playhouse
1620 Gough St San Francisco, CA 94109
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Parking is scarce
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Goldstar Member
The weather was a cool and mild evening. I wore jeans and a polo shirt..
dress Sep 24 2013 star this tip starred
sylvia c
leg room is pretty tight - get there early for an aisle seat and leave the big handbag at home.
info Oct 04 2013 star this tip starred
The weather was Hot. I wore a lightweight summer dress and was even a bit warm. Don't think the venue is well-insulated. .
dress Oct 07 2013 star this tip starred
I was able to find a parking space around the corner on Pine.
info Oct 14 2013 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

66 ratings
4.3 average rating
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5 reviews
2 stars
attended Sep 13 2013

Terrific musical! Great theatrical experience!

As close to an off-Broadway level cast and orchestra as we're probably going to get in the SF Bay area.

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1 review
1 stars
attended Sep 15 2013

Love the Gough St Playhouse. This performance is extremely moving and they make wonderful use of the space. The actor playing Diana displayed her character's fear and... continued

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385 reviews
62 stars
attended Oct 10 2013

The second half was way better! I almost left during the intermission since I thought the first part of the show was very boring and poorly done. I thought the father... continued

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Music by Tom Kitt

Lyrics by Brian Yorkley

Directed by Brian Katz

Musical Direction by Armando Fox

Artistic director Brian Katz helms the Custom Made production. Katz directed the East Bay regional premiere of Next to Normal, along with star Lisa-Marie Newton.

This show contains adult language and mature content.

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."