HILARITY-250WHILARITY
by Allison Page, directed by Claire Rice
Produced by DIVAfest
EXIT Studio, 156 Eddy St, SF
March 5 – March 28, 2015
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WHAT THE HELL IS HILARITY?

 

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HILARITY is a new play about a girl named Cyd.
She’s not so nice. She’s not so sober. She’s not so happy. But she is funny. Cyd is a comic on the edge of destruction. Liz is the only person keeping her from pickling herself Continue reading

HUMAN-IDENTITYHUMAN IDENTITY
by Christopher Vened
EXIT Stage Left, 156 Eddy St, SF
MARCH 27 & 28, 2015
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This inventive, funny and eye-opening piece of theater is nothing less than a quest to discover the meaning of human identity. What does it mean to be human? Who am I? Christopher Vened explores the essential predicament of Continue reading

ariodanteARIODANTE
by G.F. Handel
Black Box Baroque
EXIT Theatre, 156 Eddy St, SF
March 27-28, 2015
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An operatic tale of obsession and betrayal set in the Scottish Highlands. Ginevra, a Scottish princess, is in love with Ariodante. Polinesso, his evil rival, hatches a plan to win Ginevra and gain the throne. Deception and scandal Continue reading

nameTHE NAME OF THE MONSTER
by Aren Haun
presented by Slacker Theater
April 3 to April 11, 2015
EXIT Studio, 156 Eddy St, SF
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A satire of the Hollywood system, focusing on a special effects artist (Victor) who gets involved over his head after he accidentally kills a famous young actor and brings him back to life (a la Frankenstein) by implanting a microchip in his brain. Continue reading

ab-fab-3ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS
Royal British Comedy Theatre
EXIT Theatre, 156 Eddy St, SF
April 3 – June 27, 2015
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The live-stage version of the hit British sitcom—ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS: Season Two. Yes, Edina and Patsy are back in town after a smash-hit run of Season One last fall. Continue reading

kariTHE KARI & EMILY SHOW
featuring “Date This!” & The Creak
April 4, 2015
EXIT Theatre, 156 Eddy St,SF
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The Kari & Emily Show bring you all the makin’s of a talk show. They will sing, dance, act, engage the audience, interview multiple guests, and more!
Kari & Emily have known each other since Continue reading

genuineTHE GENUINE SHOW!
one-act plays by Vonn Scott Bair
The Unknown Players
EXIT Studio, 156 Eddy St, SF
April 16 – April 25, 2015
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Seven short plays by Vonn Scott Bair, mostly comedies, explore relationships of all kinds. In “What You Must Think of Me,” a woman has to introduce her current boyfriend to her previous boyfriend. Some Continue reading

Skertch!SKERTCH!
EXIT Theatre, 156 Eddy St, SF
8PM April 24 & April 25, 2015
FOR RESERVATIONS EMAIL skertchshow@gmail.com

Skertch is an open forum for writers and actors to come together and share ideas! The process is governed by the “speaking stick” a sort of conch shell, if you will, that carries with it Continue reading

BITCH-AND-TELLBITCH AND TELL: a real funny variety show
presented by Footloose
April 10 – April 25, 2015
EXIT Stage Left, 156 Eddy St, SF
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Like San Francisco’s weather, if you don’t like what’s happening, wait a few minutes and the variety of comedic talent will change from standup to slapstick; from magic to storytelling; from circus to improv. Continue reading

RISE 1RISE
Written & performed by Scott Barry
Directed by Joshua Townshend-Zellner
EXIT Stage Left, 156 Eddy St, SF
May 1,2,8,9,15,16,22,23, 2015
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Writer/performer Scott Barry, known locally for Solo Gig Squared, the critically lauded solo show about his time as a draft-pick for the San Francisco 49ers, premieres his newest solo show, RISE, a provocative new comedy where fantasy bargains with reality as one man desperately tries to regain his lost mojo, find love, and experience the ultimate happy ending. Continue reading

Claire Rice, Rachel Bublitz, and Tracy Held Potter, founders of  Loud and Unladylike

Claire Rice, Rachel Bublitz, and Tracy Held Potter, founders of Loud and Unladylike

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LOUD AND UNLADYLIKE
Three plays by Rachel Bublitz, Tracy Held Potter, and Claire Rice.
Produced by DIVAfest
EXIT Studio, 156 Eddy St, SF
June 25, 26, 27 and July 9, 10, and 11, 2015
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A staged reading festival featuring new plays by local playwrights Rachel Bublitz, Claire Rice, and Tracy Held Potter about historically significant, but lesser known women. These are women who have transcended the stereotype of what it means to be a ‘lady’. They are real people, women who have Continue reading

deskTHE DESK SET
by William Marchant
presented by No Nude Men, a theater-in-residence at EXIT Theatre
July 9 to July 24, 2015
EXIT Stage Left, 156 Eddy St, SF
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Dusted off and polished-up, this clever comedy about four women researchers who find their careers threatened by technological advancements that produce a machine capable of replacing them is surprisingly relevant, touching on everything from gender roles in the workplace to the ever changing expectations of professionals in the post tech-boom world. Continue reading

DIVA OR DIE BURLESQUE
Third Saturdayof the Month (except September)
8:30PM  (Doors Open 8pm)
EXIT Cafe, 156 Eddy St, SF
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Dramatic presentations using Burlesque like you’ve never seen it before. Come strip away your inhibitions in this intimate and cozy theater with comfortable seating, little tables, and every seat has a great view of the stage.

SATURDAY WRITE FEVER
8:30PM Every Second Saturday of the Month
EXIT Cafe, 156 Eddy St, SF
NO RESERVATIONS REQUIRED
writers, actors, directors, theater creators and theater audiences alike are invited for an evening of quick script-making and flash-fried performance! Continue reading

nerdNERD NATION
by Dhaya Lakshminarayanan
produced by DIVAfest
EXIT Studio, 156 Eddy St, SF
November 5 – November 21, 2015
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Nerd Nation is the story of Dhaya’s journey (and the journey of the REAL nerds in America) to challenge and change the mainstream narrative about nerds, and to start a movement on stage to make nerd culture cool, glamorous & funny.Comedian and storyteller Dhaya Lakshminarayanan Continue reading

Mark RomynFRIDAY NIGHT COMBO

EXIT Cafe, 156 Eddy St, SF
NOW FRIDAYS!
8:30pm: MAY 22, JULY 17, OCT 30, 2015

Comedy, Magic, and other Performance hosted by Mark Romyn. No reservations required.  A $5 donation will be requested.

antigoneANTIGONE
Written by Sophocles, translated by Daniel Sullivan, directed by Paige Rogers, Cutting Ball Theater
EXIT on Taylor, 277 Taylor St, SF
February 19 – March 29, 2015
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In this seminal Greek play by Sophocles, Antigone defies the royal edict sent out by her uncle, Creon, not to bury the body of her brother, Polynices. Exploring the struggle between the individual and the state, this elegant tragedy Continue reading

mountMOUNT MISERY
By Andrew Saito, Directed by Rob Melrose, Cutting Ball Theater
EXIT on Taylor, 277 Taylor St, SF
May 8 – June 7, 2015
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Cutting Ball’s resident playwright Andrew Saito examines the United States’ inconsistent progress on issues of power and race through the colliding histories of two prominent American figures on one shared tract of land. On a plantation in Continue reading

community thrift

EXIT Theatre has partnered with the Community Thrift Store in the Mission district of San Francisco to benefit the theater.  All you have to do is bring your unwanted (and of course valuable) stuff to the Community Thrift Store and say that it is for EXIT Theatre.  They will Continue reading