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Berkeley Repertory Theatre

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A Berkeley Treasure

I am a devotee of Berkeley Rep and have been for the 18 years I have lived in Berkeley (since... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Berkeley, California
Probably the best professional theatre in the Bay Area

Berkeley Rep has long since passed the American Conservatory Theatre (ACT) for quality in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I am a devotee of Berkeley Rep and have been for the 18 years I have lived in Berkeley (since 2001). They manage to bring out something especially creative in every production they do, whether it is a transformation of a theatrical classic or the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Berkeley Rep has long since passed the American Conservatory Theatre (ACT) for quality in performance as well as the plays they choose to produce. If you are a theatre lover in the San Francisco on vacation, Berkeley Rep is a necessary stop. Be sure to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Denise T
Reviewed 25 November 2018

We went to see "Pike St.", sat in the third row for $48 each. What a fantastic piece. It's a one woman tour de force with all the elements of classic American theater: realistic, rounded characters, clear eyed approach to class and racial conflicts, deep...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Both theaters are excellent in terms of sound and comfort and sight lines are good wherever you sit. Cafe is nice before the shows with drinks and light snacks and both theaters also have small snack bars, and you can order in advance for intermission....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BarryandJackie
Reviewed 11 September 2018

OK. We are hooked. My wife and I have subscribed since about 1982. Yup. It just keeps getting better and better. Under Tony Taccone, the plays have been adventurous, thought provoking, and overall beautifully executed. Shows like American Idiot first played here. We try to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

This theater company has an excellent staff and actors. The sets and lighting are amazing. Reasonable tickets prices and often available on short notice.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank dhukari
Reviewed 29 April 2018

I am a new fan of the Berkeley Rep. My seats and the theatrical experience was wonderful. I took BART to the performance so I would not have to deal with parking.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Infodiva415
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Overall the quality of Berkeley Reps performances are great. Some will go from Berkeley to Broadway like "ain't too Proud: The life and times of the The Temptations. Others are remakes of things like Helmann's Watch on the Rhine.. Some I personally did not like...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Carolyn91
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

More than a regional theater, Berkeley Rep initiates many plays headed to Broadway.. Directing, acting, management is all first rate. We have been subscribers for more than 20 years and plan to continue.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Janice H
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

The Berkeley Rep theater is wonderful. The actors are excellent and the sets are fantastic! The refreshments are very good. It’s a fun way to spend an evening.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Charlene M
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Response from Carolyn91 | Reviewed this property |
Angels in America is currently showing - its at the end of its run so Im not sure how much longer it'll be there. You can easily find Berkeley rep schedule on line.