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

"The Homecoming"
73 ratings
3.3 average rating
  • 15
  • 22
  • 10
  • 20
  • 6
32 events
17 reviews
14 stars
attended Mar 03 2011

I agree with the first reviewer. Seats, as usual from Goldstar, were very good. Acting was first rate. I truly disliked the play, and as the friend attending it with me said, it was the most misogynistic play (and, I'll add, one of the most...continued

star this review starred report as inappropriate
27 events
3 reviews
3 stars
attended Mar 05 2011

I've attended quite a number of plays at ACT and other SF theaters in the last several years, and unfortunately "The Homecoming" has been one of the most disappointing among them.
The play itself was fairly dull, and the staging by Carey Perloff...continued

star this review starred report as inappropriate
13 events
12 reviews
24 stars
attended Mar 04 2011

I loved the play, the set, the light, the actors, everything seemed to be just as it should be. When the lights went off, I just enjoyed the show, and suddenly it was the intermission : I looked at my watch, 1 hours had passed and it felt like...continued

star this review starred report as inappropriate
View All 50 Reviews
More Information

Quotes & Highlights

“[Perloff has] produced the most compelling Pinter I’ve seen anywhere, including London.” —San Francisco Examiner


A.C.T. celebrates Nobel Prize–winning playwright Harold Pinter’s legacy with his most sexually provocative play. A long-absent son and his attractive wife, Ruth, return to his contentious childhood home in London’s East End. Caught in a grueling power struggle, father and sons vie for Ruth’s attention and affection with outrageous consequences in a play that changed the face of 20th-century drama. Longtime Pinter collaborator and A.C.T. Artistic Director Carey Perloff directs this brilliant classic featuring René Augesen, who celebrates her tenth-anniversary season as part of the A.C.T. core acting company.