San Francisco, California is a dynamic cultural destination with a rich history of performance art, music, and dramatic experiences. San Francisco is home to many famous theaters, including the historic Orpheum Theater and Golden Gate Theatre, which presents exciting Broadway shows in San Francisco.
Geary Theatre405 Geary Street San Francisco, CA 94102 415-749-2228
A national historic landmark, Geary Theatre (built in 1909) in San Francisco is home to the American Conservatory Theatre (A.C.T.), a leading regional theatre company. Geary Street itself is home to a thriving art gallery scene. Mingle with the artists and the art cognoscenti on the First Thursday of each month when the galleries stay open late. Yerba Buena Center for the Arts1 Mission Street San Francisco, CA 94103 415-978-2787
Dance aficionados will want to check the schedule at the nearby Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, set in a lovely urban park at Mission and Third. Visiting companies regularly include Paul Taylor Dance Company, Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company, and ODC/San Francisco. Enjoy a San Francisco show, play, dance performance, or musical at this contemporary arts center. Orpheum Theatre1 Taylor Street San Francisco, CA 94102 415-551-2000
Built in 1926, this ornate San Francisco theatre has a rich history, having featured vaudeville, silent films, motion pictures, musical comedy and other theatrical entertainment. Named a Historical Landmark, this San Francisco theatre is legendary. Come catch an off-Broadway show in this ornate San Francisco theatre full of rich history. Golden Gate Theatre1 Taylor Street San Francisco, CA 94102 415-551-2000
The official home of Broadway in San Francisco, the Golden Gate Theatre has been entertaining theatergoers for over 80 years. Enjoy the magnificent splendor of this landmark San Francisco theatre, recently restored and remodeled to its former glory. Curran Theatre445 Geary Street San Francisco, CA 94102 415-551-2000
The fabulous Curran Theatre - opened in 1922 - has been a site for national Broadway tours throughout its history. Enjoy a night at the Curran Theatre in San Francisco - a place where many Hollywood luminaries have performed including Katharine Hepburn, Lucille Ball, and Mae West.