pillowmanTHE PILLOWMAN
by Martin McDonagh, directed by Ariel Craft
Breadbox Theatre
EXIT Stage Left, 156 Eddy St, SF
June 12 to June 29, 2015
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Life imitates art in this Olivier Award winning turn from Irish playwright McDonagh. The Pillowman follows Katurian, prolific author of fairy tales more twisted than the Grimms’, as his entire 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

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

SEX-2SEX, CYNICISM & SMALL MIRACLES
by Lachlan the Bray and Garrett Riley, directed by Garrett Riley
Red Lips + W Productions
EXIT Theatre, 156 Eddy St, SF
July 9 to July 11, 2015
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Australian spoken word poet Lachlan the Bray and Hungry Skinny’s
front man Garrett Riley team up once again for a night of
bedlam. They explore what it means to live in the year 2015AD:
Why rent will cost you a kidney, why Continue reading

deskTHE DESK SET
by William Marchant
presented by No Nude Men, a theater-in-residence at EXIT Theatre
July 9 to July 25, 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

SWEENEYSWENNEY TODD: THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
book by Hugh Wheeler
from an adaptation by Christopher Bond
presented by SFBATCO & 4th Street Walrus
EXIT Theatre, 156 Eddy St, SF
July 16 – July 25, 2015
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An infamous tale, Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, returns to 19th century London seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young wife. The road to revenge leads Continue reading

ryan-kane-2THE MAGIC OF RYAN KANE
Please Enjoy Responsibly
EXIT Theatre
July 31 and August 1, 2015
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Minds are read, whisky bottles appear from nowhere, and a paintball gun is fired at the man responsible for it all. This is the magic of Ryan Kane. Please Enjoy Responsibly. Ryan Kane is the current San Francisco Magic Champion, Continue reading

Mark RomynFRIDAY NIGHT COMBO!

EXIT Cafe, 156 Eddy St, SF
8:30pm: MAY 22, JULY 17, OCT 30, 2015
FREE (A $5 DONATION WILL BE REQUESTED)
NO RESERVATION REQUIRED

EXIT Theatre’s longest running Variety Show! Featuring Comedy! Magic! Music! Readings! Theater! And More! Hosted by the Loveable Mark Romyn. Enjoy a beverage, nosh on our bistro menu, and see work-in-progress by some of the Bay Area’s outstanding artists.

MASTER CLASS SERIES
College Class Series
EXIT Theatre, 156 Eddy St, SF
June 15 to June 19, 2015

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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
April 5, 2015 to December 5, 2015 (except September)
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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

nerdNERD NATION
by Dhaya Lakshminarayanan
NOV 5 – 21, 2015 CLICK FOR TICKETS
EXIT Theatre, 156 Eddy St, SF

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

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mountMOUNT MISERY
By Andrew Saito, Directed by Rob Melrose, Cutting Ball Theater
EXIT on Taylor, 277 Taylor St, SF
May 8 – June 21, 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