Events at A.C.T.'s Strand Theater
The Strand Theater in San Francisco serves as one of the venues for the American Conservatory Theater. A.C.T., as it's commonly known, is a professional theatre company that has been bringing the best of the theatrical world to the Bay Area for over fifty years. In a city with such a rich and varied theatrical history, the company has thrived by being one of the most innovative and imaginative theater companies in the nation. A.C.T. is committed to excellence in the performing arts, and has a deep-rooted history that is woven into the fabric of the city.
A.C.T. is a nonprofit organization that forges creative connections—between artists, audiences, and cultures, it is among the world’s great theatrical traditions. American Conservatory Theater company in San Francisco invites people to get involved in various programs and classes to experience the diversity of theater. They promote awareness of cultural and social issues, encourage imagination and self-expression, and promote the idea that theater is a powerful medium for social change.
They produce spectacular, provocative, and imaginative productions that simultaneously entertain, educate, and inspire.
A.C.T. offers a broad range of productions that include classical, contemporary, and socially conscious plays. It is world-class theater that reflects the realities of today and the world we live in. A.C.T. has always been committed to creating theater that profoundly engages and challenges the community.
Founded in 1965, A.C.T. has been an essential part of the Bay Area arts community and a champion of new American theater. Recognized nationally and internationally, American Conservatory Theater is an innovative, award-winning company and has been a highly influential force on the American theater scene for over 50 years.
Today, A.C.T. offers innovative and diverse works to more than 200,000 patrons each year. The American Conservatory Theater company in San Francisco is an institution that promotes theater and believes in the power of theater to teach, inspire, and challenge. Their mission is to present innovative world-class productions of the best contemporary theater, to train new generations of theater artists, and to serve the community by providing theater for everyone. They achieve this by displaying a diversely varied repertoire of theatrical productions. A.C.T. is committed to making theater that is accessible and engaging for everyone, and to cultivating a diverse and inclusive community. They produce, develop and champion the work of new and established artists.
How many seats are at The Strand Theater?
It is an intimate theater that seats 283 people.