Posted on October 4, 2018

Sarah Gasser

The Obligation Returns to Potrero Stage!

Back by popular demand, The Obligation, Roger Grunwald’s riveting, immersive one-person stage drama, returns to Potrero Stage for a four-week limited engagement, October 11-November 4, 2018. Written and performed by internationally acclaimed actor Roger Grunwald and directed by Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle award winner Nancy Carlin, this celebrated work interweaves the stories of a […]

Posted on August 7, 2018

Jim Kleinmann

Potrero Stage Availability & Rates thru 2020

Looking for a space for your next show? Potrero Stage is taking requests through December 27, 2020, with priority given to producers of new plays and those booking three or more consecutive weeks. Nonprofit licensing rates are currently $2,000 per week ($500 per day). As of October 1, 2018, licensing rates will increase to $2,500 […]

Posted on April 3, 2018

Sarah Gasser

Stories in Motion

On Saturday night, April 7th at 8PM, an ensemble of performers directed by Nina Wise will  present Stories in Motion, an evening of improvised theater, at Potrero Stage. Corey Fisher describes Motion Theater like this: Motion Theater “is word-jazz composed on the spot with the whole body. We weave stories around themselves until their meanings […]

Posted on March 1, 2018

Sarah Gasser

PlayGround’s Benefit and Awards Night Line Up

On Monday, April 9, PlayGround will celebrate twenty-four seasons of innovation and the first year anniversary of its new home, Potrero Stage, with the PlayGround Benefit & Awards Night,  a special one-night gala fundraiser and performance, featuring some of the Bay Area’s top actors in selected shorts by PlayGround alumni**. The evening begins with a […]

Posted on January 3, 2018

Sarah Gasser

The Inaugural PlayGround Solo Performance Festival!

  PlayGround  will present a celebration of the best in Bay Area solo performance, running January 11-28 at Potrero Stage. The PlayGround Solo Performance Festival features 36 performances by 8 local artists over three weeks, and will include new works by Lisa Evans, Malcolm Grissom, Marjorie Hazeltine, Michael Phillis, Katie Rubin, Thomas Robert Simpson, Nina […]

Posted on November 30, 2017

Jim Kleinmann

The 2017 PlayGround Film Festival

The PlayGround Film Festival, a unique showcase of Bay Area films adapted from stage to screen, returns December 15-17 with nine programs and twenty-two different films over three days, at PlayGround’s state-of-the-art Potrero Hill theatre, Potrero Stage. The festival opens on Friday, December 15, 8pm, with a special program of five brand-new short films, each […]