For those of you who don’t remember The World Famous Finocchios, it was THE place to see amazingly beautiful and talented female impersonators, and transgender stars. If you want to see one of those stars live and in fabulous person, attend the Follies At Oasis! Starring Holotta Tymes Comedy Star Of The World Famous Finocchios.
Made Up Theatre’s Summer Spectacular Play is the wonderfully visceral Gruesome Playground Injuries. Just when you thought every idea for plays has been exhausted, playwright Rajiv Joseph brings you a probing look at relationships through the lenses of accident-prone 8 year olds. It’s a deeply moving play, and that’s not just because of the broken bones. Maria Candelaria and Bobby August Jr. star as Kayleen and Doug. Come watch them get beat up and learn a little something about yourself.
Sure, there are headlining comedians that tour the US and beyond. But they can’t touch the comedic gems of the Bay Area. Cobb’s Comedy Showcase is a chance to witness the vibrant comedy scene of your home town. These rising stars are birthing the next generation of comedy and trust me, it’s the kind of birth you want to witness.
Corruption, manipulation, boy scouts, sounds more like a night watching FOX news than going to the movies, but not when you see Mr Smith Goes to Washington on the big screen at the Balboa Theatre as part of their Balboa Classic series.
Relive the golden age of Hollywood, with Balboa Classics. They play some of the greatest movies you’ve forgotten to DVR off cable. Experience all the thrills of seeing them on the big silver screen, at one of San Francisco’s most historic settings. Arsenic and Old Lace stars Cary Grant as writer Mortimer Brewster who falls for the girls next door.
What better way to start your week, than with a Monday night burlesque shows at Hubba Hubba Revue? Featuring both homegrown and international talent, these shows feature sexy singing, dirty dancing and raunchy comedy from stars such as Alethal Weapon and Magnolia Black.
The mad scientists behind Saturday Night Action Club are hosting one of the spangled variety. If you’re not in the know already, SNAC throws wild bar crawls that send unsuspecting attendees across San Francisco in search of bizarre photo-ops and an excuse to make fools of themselves. It’s a great way to meet new people that you’re probably not going to remember the next day, hence the photos. Discover parts of the city you’ve never dreamed existed, and do something a little more tantalizing…