A joyous girl power romp! This is the story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny. With her astonishing wit, intelligence, and psychokinetic powers, Matilda becomes the school's saving grace.
October 3-21, 2018
Gateway Theatre, 215 Jackson Street, San Francisco 94111
Wednesday-Thursday 7:00; Friday 8:00; Saturday 6:00; Sunday 3:00
Saturday Matinee October 13 at 1:00 PM
By Carol Hall, Larry King, and Peter Masterson
Director/Choreographer Christina Lazo
Music Director Dave Dobrusky
Irreverent, fun, and surprisingly sentimental, the true story of Texas’ Chicken Ranch brothel comes to life in this 1979 country and western musical. Nominated for seven Tony Awards including Best Musical, THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS is a down-home treat!
INTO THE WOODS
Music by Stephen Sondheim, Book by James Lapine
Directed by James D. Sasser
Music Directed by Craig Burdette
Choreographed by Staci Arriaga
Sept 7-23, 2018
One of Sondheim's most popular musicals, the story follows a Baker and his wife, who wish to have a child; Cinderella, who wishes to attend the King's Festival; and Jack, who wishes his cow would give milk. When the Baker and his wife learn that they cannot have a child because of a Witch's curse, the two set off on a journey to break the curse. Everyone's wish is granted, but the consequences of their actions return to haunt them later with disastrous results.
Based on the classic novel, which inspired the 1955 movie starring Fred Astaire, Daddy Long Legs is a beloved tale in the spirit of Jane Austen, The Brontë Sisters and Downton Abbey. Daddy Long Legs features music and lyrics by Tony Award-nominated composer/lyricist, Paul Gordon (Jane Eyre), and Tony-winning librettist/director, John Caird (Les Misérables), and is a “rags-to- riches” tale of newfound love.
The 1920s come roaring to life with showgirls, gangsters and more in this musical adaptation of Woody Allen's madcap film.
Loaded with big laughs, colorful characters and the songs that made the '20s roar, Bullets over Broadway The Musical is bringing musical comedy back with a bang. Based on the screenplay of the acclaimed 1994 film by Woody Allen and Douglas McGrath, this six-time Tony-nominated musical features existing hits from the 1920s, including "Let's Misbehave," "'Tain't Nobody's Biz-ness If I Do" and "There's a New Day Comin'!"
Apocalypse, Please tells the story of Remy, a computer programmer at the corporate Lab at MIT, who is framed for the death of millions of US Citizens because of her work with futuristic cell phones. Apocalypse, Please is an ambitious story that blends together science fiction, allegorical Arthurian fantasy, and theater in an attempt to reflect and expose society’s frameworks...