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Location: 201 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco, CA
The 2,700 seat concert hall, home to the San Francisco Symphony, was built in 1980 and displays a blend of modern and traditional design. The part kids may most appreciate are the tall floor-to...
Location: 24 Willie Mays Plaza, San Francisco, CA
The ballpark is one of the city's jewels. Located right downtown, it boasts a handsome brick edifice and seats that look out on the ball field and across the Bay. At AT&T - formerly SBC ...
Location: Stockton Street, San Francisco, CA
The beauty of this outfit is that it enables you to buy half price tickets the day of the show to one of the 300 or so Bay Area theater and dance companies it represents. You can also buy full-...
Location: 415 Geary Street, San Francisco, CA
Built in 1909, the American Conservatory Theater, formerly the Geary Theater, was almost destroyed in the 1989 earthquake and it took seven years and several million dollars to restore it. Toda...
Location: 1881 Post Street, San Francisco, CA
A big multiplex in Japantown that focuses on independent films.
Location: 1000 Van Ness, San Francisco, CA
AMC Van Ness 14 is a big, multi-tiered movie theater in a building that had former lives as a bank and car dealership.
Location: San Francisco, CA
If you absolutely, positively have to see Stomp and don't want to wait to see it (we assume you're ordering right this second, of course), these people can help. But, as you can imagine, it wil...
Location: Bancroft Way, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
Built in 1968, Zellerbach has become one of the nicest entertainment theaters in northern California. It has a huge capacity - 2,089 seats - but the acoustics are excellent, the view is clear t...
Location: 445 Geary Street, San Francisco, CA
The Curran hosts a range of Broadway plays and musicals in opulent style. Visitors sit under crystal chandeliers in one of 1,700 deep, comfortable seats.
Location: 400 Missouri, San Francisco, CA
Once upon a time Goat Hall was a Presbyterian Church. Now it's a theater managed by Doug Mandell and Miriam Lewis, who have made it the launch pad for Goat Hall Productions, a community of thea...
Location: 544 Capp Street, San Francisco, CA
The Community Music Center (CMC) occupies a historic Victorian in the Mission District of San Francisco with a branch in the Richmond District area and extension programs throughout the city. I...
Location: 3301 Lyon Street, San Francisco, CA
Location: 492 Castro, San Francisco, CA
One of the classiest movie theaters in town, the Castro tends to show vintage films and classics in its gilded setting. Many of the offerings are geared to the neighborhood's predominantly gay ...
Location: 2025 Broadway , Oakland, CA
A special theater built in the art deco style and beautifully restored. Hosts concerts, films, and stage shows.
Tours are held the first and third Saturday of the month and begin promp...
Location: Avenue of the Flags, San Rafael, CA
Marin Center is a theater, exhibit hall, and fairgrounds in one and so stays a very active, busy place. Located in San Rafael just north of the city, it can be rented out for a variety of events, and ...