Theater attractions in February


Theater Attractions

As one of the premier cultural centers in the United States, San Francisco features dozens of plays, musicals, ballets, and othershows every week at its many theaters and performance venues. Here’s a list of some of the theater attractions to check out this month in the city:

  • The Book of Mormon
    February 6 to 28
    Orpheum Theater

    This widely popular musical comedy from Matt Stone and Trey Parker follows the misadventures of two missionaries as they try to spread the word of God in Africa. Go to this page for schedules and tickets.

  • American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.)
    Throughout February
    At the Geary Theater and The Strand

    A San Francisco institution, A.C.T. is an internationally renowned nonprofit theater company that has been breaking ground in theatrical productions and training since 1965. The recipient of a Tony Award for outstanding theater performance and training, it has also won the coveted Jujamcyn Theaters Award. This month, don’t miss:

    • Vietgone
      February 21 to April 22 at the Strand Theater
    • The Last Days of Judas Iscariot
      February 22 to March 3 at the Strand Theater

    Find more information about A.C.T.’s 2017-2018 season here.

  • Theater Bay Area
    Throughout February
    Various venues

    http://www.theatrebayarea.org/

    Theater Bay Area (TBA) is a San Francisco-based nonprofit composed of more than 360 theater and dance companies in 12 counties. It’s considered one of the pillars of the San Francisco artistic community, providing members with access to financial, professional and educational resources. TBA’s member companies present a wide array of shows and productions every month across the region. This month’s highlights include:

    • Non-Player Character
      Until March 3 at the San Francisco Playhouse
    • Born Yesterday
      Until March 10 at the San Francisco Playhouse
    • The Wedding Singer
      February 17 to March 17 at the Alcazar Theatre

    For more February shows in the San Francisco area, check out this page: http://awards.theatrebayarea.org/.

  • SF Symphony
    Throughout February
    Davies Symphony Hall

    http://www.sfsymphony.org/index.aspx

    The SF Symphony is considered one of the best in the world and watching them perform is a treat for all music lovers. Since its founding in 1911, the symphony has become an important part of the San Francisco cultural scene. They continue to enthrall audiences with several performances each month, mostly at Davies Symphony Hall, their home at the San Francisco War Memorial. Check out this page for their February shows and performances, which include:

  • San Francisco Ballet
    Throughout February
    Mostly at War Memorial Opera House

    https://www.sfballet.org/season/repertory

    The oldest ballet company in the United States is best known for its yearly production of the Nutcracker, which they first brought to the country in 1944. Throughout the year, the company presents a host of performances ranging from classic to contemporary, mostly at the War Memorial Opera House – the company’s home since 1932. This month, you can catch:

    • Bright Fast Cool Blue
      February 13 to 24
    • Distinctly SF Ballet
      February 15 to 25

    For more performances, check out https://www.sfballet.org/season#calendar.

    There are so many more art and cultural events to discover in San Francisco. Thinking about being part of this amazing community? Get in touch with Bernie and Mike Homes at 415 906 6000 or 415 308 4281 to help you find the perfect home.