Curran Theatre

San Francisco, CA

Performance History

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The Curran Theatre is a historic theater located in San Francisco, California. It was built in 1922 and has since become one of the city's premier venues for Broadway shows, musicals, plays, and other live performances. Originally named the Curran Theatre, after its founder Homer Curran, it has undergone several renovations and changes over the years. The theater's design combines elements of both Art Nouveau and Art Deco styles, with a stunning façade and an elegant interior featuring ornate detailing. Throughout its history, the Curran Theatre has hosted a wide range of acclaimed productions and renowned performers. It has been the stage for world premieres, revivals of classic plays, and the San Francisco debuts of many Broadway shows. Some notable productions that have graced the Curran's stage include "The Phantom of the Opera," "Hamilton," "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child," and "Dear Evan Hansen," among others. The theater's grandeur and historical significance make it a cherished landmark in the San Francisco arts scene. Its spacious auditorium can accommodate over 1,600 patrons, providing a captivating and immersive experience for theatergoers. The Curran Theatre has a reputation for hosting high-quality productions that engage, entertain, and inspire audiences. In recent years, the Curran Theatre has undergone major renovations to enhance its facilities and preserve its architectural beauty. The venue has been modernized with state-of-the-art technology and improved amenities while retaining its original charm.}


Venue Info

Built: 1922
Venue Status: year not entered yet
Demolished: year not entered yet
Seating Capacity: 1665

Location Info

445 Geary Street
San Francisco, CA
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Other Names

  • Curran Theatre (unknown)

Trivia & History

The interiors and exterior can be seen as the theatre in the film All About Eve. All of the scenes that took place in the theatre were filmed at the Curran. The dressing room scene was filmed on a sound stage, however.

The theatre closed in 2015 for renovations. It re-opened in 2017.

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