Tips for Cal Shakes Bruns Amphitheater

100 Gateway Blvd. aka 100 California Shakespeare Theater Way Orinda CA 94563
Goldstar

233 Cal Shakes Bruns Amphitheater Tips

  • Take public transit 1
  • Park in lot 1
  • Parking is free 1
  • Pack a picnic 1
  • Food and drinks for purchase 1
Kristi Bergen
13 events
4 reviews
7 stars
Shuttle available from Orinda BART station. Parking available in unpaved lot with several handicapped spaces. Small hill to climb to get from lot to will call. Shuttle available to get from will call to cafe/venue and back. Parking lot does fill up. Many people parked there an hour before curtain already, but not packed yet.
Kristi Bergen
13 events
4 reviews
7 stars
Lots of picnic tables, so you can bring food. Also, a small cafe with a variety of healthy offerings and alcohol.
Kristi Bergen
13 events
4 reviews
7 stars
The weather was Outdoors, so check the weather beforehand. It was 100 degrees at 7 pm and still warm at 10 when the show ended.. I wore Jeans, off shoulder blouse, loafers.
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Red Velvet Member
47 events
34 reviews
47 stars
The weather was Cold - take coat!.
A Raisin in the Sun
Paul
193 events
58 reviews
93 stars
The free shuttle from Orinda BART is convenient and reliable.
Kasiemsen
24 events
15 reviews
2 stars
The weather was It was cold and a bit windy. Go prepared with coats and blankets.. I wore Light-weight fleece jacket and fleece vest, plus a blanket..
Ani
Ani
104 events
31 reviews
24 stars
warm but gets cooler as the sun goes down. Wer layers and bring a blanket, possibly mosquito repellent.
Barbara Roe
35 events
10 reviews
5 stars
Warm gloves, hat and scarf (and a blanket) because when the fog rolls in it does get chilly.
Barbara Roe
35 events
10 reviews
5 stars
cool - it is an outside theater
Renee S.
304 events
277 reviews
53 stars
TheaterLuvrSF
315 events
208 reviews
27 stars
Almost 3 hours with 2 intermissions.
TheaterLuvrSF
315 events
208 reviews
27 stars
Lots of picnic tables for relaxing, but get there early before they are all taken.
linda
6 events
2 reviews
0 stars
Parking was great. Road work presented no issues. Lighting perhaps could be improved.
Edith Irene
17 events
7 reviews
4 stars
Parking good. Road work made departing difficult
Edith Irene
17 events
7 reviews
4 stars
Fun to bring your own, but adequate food service there
Edith Irene
17 events
7 reviews
4 stars
Blankets, warm jackets, even for a warm night.
queen keethia
63 events
43 reviews
6 stars
Bart best idea..however parking is ok at campgrounds and they have a shuttle from that point
queen keethia
63 events
43 reviews
6 stars
If a hot day good idea to bring jacket/blanket weather can change.
TobascoG
30 events
5 reviews
311 stars
A shuttle is available to disable patrons.
Renee S.
304 events
277 reviews
53 stars
Dress as if it's winter, sit on cushion and wrap in your or their blankets and you'll be fine!

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