Have your bicycle valet parked by the San Francisco Bike Coalition beginning one hour before curtain (please bring your own lock). Patrons who bike to the theater receive a special discount on tickets ($35 Orchestra, $25 Mezzanine, and $10 Balcony), using code THEATERSFBC online or by phone.
Beginning at 5:30 p.m., get an inside look at the artistic process for A Night with Janis Joplin at this preshow discussion with the Director Randy Johnson; Janis’s siblings, Laura and Michael Joplin; and a member of the A.C.T. artistic team.
This event is sponsored by KDFC Radio.
Following the show, discuss the minds, motives, and behaviors of the characters with Dr. Mason Turner, chief of psychiatry at San Francisco’s Kaiser Permanente Medical Center.
Learn firsthand what goes into the making of great theater. After the show, join us for a lively onstage chat with the actors, designers, and artists who develop the work on stage.
The best LGBT night in town! Mingle with the cast and fellow theatergoers while enjoying free drinks and treats at this popular afterparty.
June 22, 6–7:30pm
Join us at Bartlett Hall (242 O’Farrell St.) for a happy hour with hors d’oeuvres and drinks, to mingle with industry contacts and theatergoers, then walk over to A.C.T.’s Geary Theater for the 8 p.m. performance of A Night with Janis Joplin.
Before the show, raise a glass at this wine tasting event featuring a rotating selection of local wines.
Rock ’n’ roll legend Janis Joplin was an inspiration to a generation. She herself was influenced by such legendary musical icons as Aretha Franklin, Nina Simone, and Bessie Smith. Join us for a very special PlayTime to hear from some of the performers who play these larger-than-life roles as they share their experiences as actors and singers in A Night with Janis Joplin.
*Most events are free for ticket holders. Please note that performance times vary.
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