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Applications to perform in the 25th annual San Francisco Fringe Festival are now available. Any artist can apply and performers will be selected by lottery. CLICK FOR APPLICATION INFORMATION.

FOG CITY MAGIC FEST
EXIT Theatre, 156 Eddy St, SF
February 10 – February 13, 2016
In 2016, EXIT Theatre will produce it’s first annual FOG CITY MAGIC FEST, with talent selected by the Fest’s co founders, national magicians, and Bay Area locals, Jay Alexander and Christian Cagigal. From February 10th to the 13th, EXIT THEATRE’S FOG CITY MAGIC FEST will present 7 shows including performances by

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SOYP Red Light Winter 8_5x11 FINALRED LIGHT WINTER
by Adam Rapp
directed by Roger Mathey
seat of your pants Productions
EXIT Stage Left, 156 Eddy St, SF
Friday February 12 to March 5, 2016
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Red Light Winter revolves around two friends Matt (Jarrod Ackerley) and Davis (Alexander Mayes) who go to Amsterdam in a mission to help Matt get over his failed relationship. Davis brings a young prostitute named Christina (Jocelyn McMahon-Babalis) to their hostel to Continue reading

pas-2-150WPAS DE QUATRE
by Margery Fairchild
Dark Porch Theatre
EXIT Studio, 156 Eddy St, SF
February 11 – February 27, 2016
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San Francisco – London, 1845: the Pas de Quatre redefines ballet in its time as it brings together four brilliant, idolized, and occasionally prickly prima ballerinas with the choreography of the legendary Jules Perrot. Today, Margery Fairchild’s poetic, experimental, dance-filled work Continue reading

thoughts-1-150THOUGHTS OF VARIETY
Presented by The Lynx Show
EXIT Stage Left, 156 Eddy St, SF
March 18 & 19, 2016
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The Lynx Show is proud to present “Thoughts Of Variety”! This show has everything from Comedy, Magic, Sideshow stunts and more! Lynx is one of the Bay Area’s premier variety acts and has traveled across the globe performing Continue reading

ONDINEONDINE
by Katharine Sherman
directed by Rob Melrose
The Cutting Ball Theater
156 Eddy St, SF
February 5 – March 6, 2016
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Whatever you do, don’t close your eyes and don’t nod off. Ondine, a water sprite, finds love on land but when she fears that her knight has abandoned her, in a lonely fit of thoughtless and regrettable passion, she issues a curse: sleep will bring him death. Continue reading

HOTEL BURLESQUE
a Theatre Burlesque Fusion
directed by Amanda Ortmayer
choreographer Red Velvet
dramaturg Christian Cagigal
with Red Velvet, If-N-Whendy, Tornado Supertrouble, Bunny Von Tail, Dee Os’ Mio, Devyl Mae Kare, and Lady Malavendra
EXIT Theatre, 156 Eddy St, SF
March 4 to April 2, 2016
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In the Hotel Burlesque, at some unknown time, a group of characters come together over one night. The Bartender, struggling to triumph over her love affair with alcohol; the Battered Woman, struggling to take back control; and the Con Artist looking for an opportunity; are a few of the characters you will meet in  Continue reading

THE DIPLOMATS
by Martin Schwartz
Dark Porch Theatre
EXIT Studio, 156 Eddy St, SF
May 12 – May 28, 2016

In Martin Schwartz’s zany farce the year is 2005. Somewhere in Central Asia, a quartet of hapless cultural attachés try and absurdly fail to put on a comic theatre festival with the collaboration of a hilariously corrupt local government. Continue reading

big-hot-messTHE BIG HOT MESS
written and performed by Catherine Debon
with Kevin Copps and Owen Walker
directed by Amanda Ortmayer
produced by DIVAfest
EXIT Studio, 156 Eddy St, SF
June 3 to June 18, 2016
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She was born to dream; he was born to rule. In this corporate Film Noir world our heroine is in hot pursuit of her missing soul. Can duct tape help her hold it together while the clocks keep ticking?

MAGNIFICENCETHE MAGNIFICENCE OF THE DISASTER
by Rebecca Fisher
EXIT Stage Left, 156 Eddy St, SF
May 12, 2016
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What’s a disaster if you don’t have time to marvel in it?  Rebecca’s aunt has a point. Murder and mayhem in the landscape of the south is a lot to think about – especially if it’s your family history.  Join Rebecca for her solo show that family, race, southern identity in The Magnficence of the Disaster.  

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SF OLYMPIANS 7: HARVEST OF MYSTERIES
Executive Director Stuart Bousel
Artistic Director Jeremy Cole
Art Director Cody Rishell
EXIT Theatre, 156 Eddy St, SF
October 5 – October 22, 2016

Returning for its 7th year, the SF Olympians Festival is a annual collection of new works by local playwrights based on subjects from Greek mythology. This year includes 22 new plays inspired by legends of the underworld- including six plays drawn from the Egyptian Book of the Dead!

PARADISE STREET
a play by Clive Barker
directed by Stuart Bousel
EXIT Theatre, 156 Eddy St, SF
December 1 – December 17, 2016

From the creator of Hellraiser, best-selling author Clive Barker weaves a strange and magical Christmas play about England’s greatest monarch, the search for meaning in a godless world, and STDs. Directed by Stuart Bousel, this rarely performed show is an utterly unique blend of Elizabethan comedy and modern drama offering a refreshing twist on holiday theater.

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.

streetSTREET MAGIC LIVE SF
Frisco Fred & Friends
FIRST SATURDAYS OF THE MONTH
Starting Again February 2016
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San Francisco is world famous as a crucible for dynamic and unique Street Entertainers. Come and see three of Frisco’s best – you’ll see magic, juggling & crazy stunts UP CLOSE and LIVE, the way they should be, in an intimate theatre steps from Union Square. Continue reading

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

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