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Marin Theatre Company

397 Miller Ave, Mill Valley, CA 94941-2885
+1 415-388-5200
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Original as well as Contemporary and Classical Plays Presented Here

I have seen two premier productions here, the lastest being 'Thomas and Sally', a play about Thomas... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
VWriter
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Los Gatos, California
Best local theater

The Mill Valley Theater Company has grown into the top notch venue it is today. Do not expect to... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
carbon60
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Mill Valley, California
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Located just north of of San Francisco between the Golden Gate Bridge and Mount Tamalpais in picturesque Mill Valley, Marin Theatre Company is a destination for a unique, intimate theater experience.Founded in 1966, MTC is the Bay Area’s premier mid-sized theater and the leading professional theater in the North Bay. We produce a six-show season of provocative plays by passionate playwrights from the 20th century and today in our intimate 231-seat proscenium theater.We are committed to the development and production of new plays by American playwrights, with a comprehensive New Play Program that includes at least one premiere each season, two nationally recognized annual playwriting awards, new play readings and workshops by the nation’s best emerging playwrights and a National New Play Network Playwright in Residence.Our numerous educational programs serve more than 6,000 students each year.
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397 Miller Ave, Mill Valley, CA 94941-2885
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

I have seen two premier productions here, the lastest being 'Thomas and Sally', a play about Thomas Jefferson and his enslaved partner, Sally Heming. There is a freshness and capability that this company has that has drawn me from Los Gatos, an hour and a...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

The Mill Valley Theater Company has grown into the top notch venue it is today. Do not expect to see amateurs reciting lines. Do go expecting to see professional actors in command of their craft. You'll be taken on a ride you won't forget. Don't...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2017

We had gone to the theater here a long while back and decided to try it again. We went to see Guards at Taj. Why in the world would a theater group put this on is a big question to me. The play had two...More

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 29 March 2017

The acting and directing is always superb. This is not just neighborhood theater. The actors have a wealth of experience from across the country and across genres. The artistic director does not play it safe. He is getting new plays and most plays featuring diversity....More

Thank les s
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

We saw an amazing production of the Jungle Book at this quaint and beautiful theatre. The ticketing staff and actors were delightful. I was disappointed with the Ushers that were very unfriendly and not helpful at all. They did not acknowledge guests and seemed not...More

Thank zenwave
Reviewed 8 June 2016

We subscribe by buying flex tickets which allow us to pick dates that we know we can attend. Last season the play Satchmo was an amazing one man show. We were stunned by the performer all the way through the performance. We have many instances...More

Thank Shayna S
Reviewed 2 May 2016

I feel so blessed to have this wonderful theatre in my community! The productions are of really high quality, from the actors, set, costumes and interpretation of the classic pieces. There is also a very wide range of offerings each season. The theatre is intimate...More

Thank Marcia G
Reviewed 1 January 2015

Marin Theatre Company offers consistently outstanding productions. Often a little edgy, with fantastically talented performers and creative sets. The theatre itself is intimate and well designed - I don't expect there is a bad seat in the house. As season subscribers for well over 20...More

Thank Jane S
MarinTheatreCo, Public Relations Manager at Marin Theatre Company, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2015

Thank you for your review Jane! – Sasha

Reviewed 19 December 2014

This is a smallish, intimate theater with Fantastic productions. I always go on the evenings that i can afford (it was Tuesdays).

Thank cindynor41
MarinTheatreCo, Public Relations Manager at Marin Theatre Company, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2015

Thank you for your review Cindy! – Sasha

Reviewed 3 November 2014

Creative work, such as The Whale by Sam Hoffman (a MacArthur genius award winner), as well as stalwarts, such as the Reduced Shakespeare Company's History of Comedy, this is the place to go to see exciting productions in a comfortable setting, with great restaurants in...More

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