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The Marsh

1062 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110-2427
+1 415-826-5750
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Quality theater on the cheap!

The Marsh I guess you would say, is an incubator for theatrical folks of all stripes, both the... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Mountain View, CAS
East 14th Street A Must See Experience

Don Reed's one man show was both funny and moving. The characters are finely drawn and his... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2017
Charlotte, North Carolina
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1062 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110-2427
Mission District
+1 415-826-5750
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

The Marsh I guess you would say, is an incubator for theatrical folks of all stripes, both the seasoned and the up and comers. That's the fun... you never know what they're going to have there... but one thing is for certain, it will be...More

Thank Fair-But-Tough
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Don Reed's one man show was both funny and moving. The characters are finely drawn and his portrayal made them all come to life. Even if your father wasn't a pimp or your step father a Jehovah's Witness, you will recognize people you know. Enjoyed...More

Thank WeSawIt2013
Reviewed 23 July 2016

The Marsh is a breeding ground for creativity. The Main stage has about 100 seats. We went to see The Real Americans by Dan Hoyle - a piercingly honest look at who we are and how difficult real communication can be. This play was originally...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Dan Hoyle is a local actor who has done a number of one man shows at the Marsh. He is a marvelous mimic who captures the essence of the multiple characters whom he portrays remarkably well with just a change of hat and facial &...More

Thank markmd
Reviewed 10 July 2015

We saw "Each and Every Thing" on Friday night.......Dan Hoyle is amazing, funny, clever, such a great observer and writer as well as performer. He is a master. I was reminded of when we used to see Lily Tomlin at The Boardinghouse in SF (30...More

Thank Maria Elena H
Reviewed 2 December 2014

The Marsh hosts some of the US' top solo performers. These gifted artists can hold your attention on stage - with little or no props - for over an hour with their stories. Some of the artists can portray as many as 10 different characters...More

Thank BirdLover14
Reviewed 18 February 2014

I wish I could give this theatre a higher rating because I REALLY enjoyed the performance. (Grumpy old Jew by Charlie Varon) However I felt the theatre itself was lacking in several area. The first was that we couldn't by tickets online. It was Saturday...More

Thank RacheAnne
Reviewed 15 December 2013

One of the best entertainment deal in San Francisco The Marsh is the internationally known for solo performance theater. It's almost impossible to see a show at The Marsh that won't give you something to think about and and realize what a great theater experience...More

Thank HRP100
Reviewed 6 August 2013

This review is for the Berkeley location of The Marsh, located at 2120 Allston Way, Berkeley. If you're looking for an inexpensive evening out with a friend(s), go to the Marsh's website and see what shows are lined up. The theater is small and they...More

Thank travelhoundElCerrito
Reviewed 5 November 2012

I recently saw Brian Copeland's "The Waiting Period" at The Marsh. What a delightful surprise. The Marsh is a tiny little theater that is just what the doctor ordered. A venue for new and unfolding artists, The Marsh seats, maybe 100+ people, so everyone is...More

Thank Valerie L
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