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New Conservatory Theatre Center

Opens in 13 min: 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Open today: 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mainstay SF theater with several shows/season, usually with an emphasis on LBGTQ themes. It's been... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2018
Hayward, California
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Avenue Q

We had heard the sound track last summer and enjoyed it immensely. The theater is small and the... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
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19 May 2018
29 Dec 2017
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Mainstay SF theater with several shows/season, usually with an emphasis on LBGTQ themes. It's been beautifully upgraded the last 3 years. New Conservatory creates those many magical connecting theater moments.

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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We had heard the sound track last summer and enjoyed it immensely. The theater is small and the seats are comfortable. I didn't really see a bad seat in the house. The theater is clean and the bar service fast. The performers did a good...More

Reviewed 1 October 2017

We saw "This Bitter Earth" on September 30, 2017. If you are in the Bay area, check it out: the run is through October 22. This theatre company offers productions that challenge and make you laugh and cry.

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Reviewed 23 October 2013

You can usually see many dramas and musicals in an intimate venue. Many productions have a LBQT themes. NCTC also has a youth theatre wing that helps young aspiring actors develop their skills

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Reviewed 27 May 2013

We found several choices of theater in SF and decided to try Birds of a Feather (in preview), for its less traditional themes. It was very well performed, with serious tones and light humor as well. Birds of a Feather is about a gay penguin...More

2  Thank Nancy2005
Reviewed 1 March 2012

I believe this is a non-profit theatre which puts any money made into training underprivileged children in drama. It is a small theatre and has a very similar name to another larger theatre in SF. We went to see Xanadu there on a visit to...More

1  Thank richmich3
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