Magic Theatre

Where
Fort Mason Center, Building D, San Francisco , CA
Call
415.441.8822
Web
Magic Theatre Website
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Theater, Plays, Venues, Arts & Entertainment Venues
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Magic Theatre is one of the most prominent theatres in the nation dedicated to development and production of new plays. The mission of Magic Theatre is to give voice to playwrights, both emerging and established, and to develop and promote the work of theatre artists. Magic Theatre engages audiences in intimate, professional productions that speak to contemporary issues with originality and wit, a sense of urgency and adventure. Founded in 1967, magic has supported hundreds of artists beginning with Michael McClure, followed by Sam Shepard, Soon 3, Lynn Kaufman, Athold Fugard, Mark o"Rowe, Nilo Crus, Claire Chafee, Jon Robin Baitz, Paula Vogel, Anne Bogart, Stephen Belber, Basil Twist, Julie Herbert, David Mamet, Rebecca Gilman, Octavio Solis, Linda McLean, Theresa Rebeck, Taylor Mac, and Luis Alfaro to name a few...

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  • The Taming of the Shrew

    Not Tame Enough
    07/19/2007 by Nirmala Nataraj

    Of everything in Shakespeares oeuvre, "The Taming of the Shrew" tends to score the fewest points among the modern literati. Never mind the rollicking, ribald humor and the pun-y gesticulations of wha...  More »

  • Theater!

    Live Performance the Antidote to the Movie Monotony
    06/13/2007 by SFS Staff

    These articles are a mix of teen-friendly venues and events. They were written to fill in the lack of all ages venues and clubs listings in the media. Because there are not enough places for teens to...  More »

  • F.O.P.

    TAGs, Twinkies, and Cultural Baggage
    04/01/2005 by Clifton Lemon

    The characters in "F.O.P., Fresh Off the Plane", a new play by local playwright, director and producer Sean Lim, now being presented at the Magic Theater in Fort Mason Center in San Francisco, make us...  More »

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