Venue Details

5467 Star Starred
near the corner of Geary and Mason 415 Geary St. San Francisco, CA 94102
Venue website Get directions
16 events
5 reviews
4 stars
Dinner at Puccini And Pinetti always a good choice.
star this tip starred
59 events
9 reviews
0 stars
The balcony seats are REALLY high up.
star this tip starred
View All 1571 Tips

Reviews & Ratings

"Round and Round the Garden"
69 ratings
3.4 average rating
  • 11
  • 24
  • 19
  • 10
  • 5
77 events
52 reviews
105 stars
attended May 01 2010

This play was awful. After we struggled to get into S.F. to see this, we were so disappointed that the acting and the play itself was so amaturish. It could have been a high school cast! We walked out after 20 minutes and felt we wasted our...continued

star this review starred report as inappropriate
9 events
4 reviews
1 stars
attended Apr 30 2010

A vaguely competent performance, but not more than that. I couldn't wait for it to end. It's a better play than one would guess from this dull production. The central role of Norman needs to justify why everyone finds this jerk romantically...continued

star this review starred report as inappropriate
20 events
3 reviews
7 stars
attended May 01 2010

A bit draggy during the first act, but improved during the second act. Wouldn't go see it again. ACT has had many better performances.

star this review starred report as inappropriate
View All 56 Reviews
More Information


In the “explosively hilarious” (London’s Guardian) third installment of Alan Ayckbourn’s acclaimed trilogy The Norman Conquests, librarian Norman, to whom family members refer as a “badly built haystack,” channels his inner Casanova in fervent attempts to seduce his two sisters-in-law, as well as his estranged wife, during a weekend family gathering.

In this sex farce full of unfulfilled desire, Tony Award–winning director John Rando (Urinetown, the Musical) allows us a satisfying voyeuristic gaze into Ayckbourn’s “gleefully torrid little world” (Entertainment Weekly).