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 […]

Posted on September 26, 2017

Jim Kleinmann

Potrero Stage Rental Opportunities

Looking for a venue for your next production? Potrero Stage: PlayGround Center for New Plays is a fully-equipped 99-seat state-of-the-art black box theatre, operated by PlayGround, and serving as home to some of the Bay Area’s leading new play developers and producers, including PlayGround, Crowded Fire, Golden Thread, and Playwrights Foundation, among others. The theatre, […]

Posted on September 12, 2017

Jim Kleinmann

Crowded Fire Premieres Christopher Chen’s A TALE OF AUTUMN

Crowded Fire Theater presents the world premiere of Christopher Chen’s A TALE OF AUTUMN, September 14-October 7, 2017 at Potrero Stage. In his inaugural commission as Crowded Fire’s Playwright-­in-­Residence, Christopher Chen tackles the power structures inherent in large corporations. Set in a parallel world, A TALE OF AUTUMN is a psychological rise-­to-­power fable. Founded with […]

Posted on August 4, 2017

Jim Kleinmann

3Girls Theatre’s 6th Annual New Works Festival

3Girls Theatre Company (3GT) presents the 6th Annual New Works Festival representing the best of 3GT’s work in developing, producing and promoting original work by women playwrights throughout the year. The 10-day free festival takes place from August 17 to 27, 2017 at the Potrero Stage (formerly Thick House), and is part of PlayGround’s Potrero […]

Posted on June 6, 2017

Jim Kleinmann

The Edge of the World

Virago Theatre Co. stages World Premiere of Miles Pawski’s THE EDGE OF THE WORLD.  From June 22 – July 2, Virago Theatre Company will present their world premier at Potrero Stage. At a desolate campground in Oregon, two desperate families are driven over the edge by greed, secrets, and desire.  It’s a timely tale of illegal immigrants […]