Taylor Mac en route to the Curran theater

Return of the Mac

Taylor Mac and his Dandy minions, radical faeries, Pacific Heights dads (...and more!) take to the streets of SF to celebrate our history and communities.

June 29, 2017
Elliot Smith

Elliot Smith's Binaural Head Recording

Mike Doughty tells the story of Elliot Smith's binaural head recording at the Sunset Sound Factory in the 90s.

April 4, 2017
How the exploration of conciousness has driven the creation and execution of THE ENCOUNTER, at the Curran theater April 25th.


Simon McBurney and Complicite's other creatives explore how consciousness has driven the creation and execution of THE ENCOUNTER.

March 28, 2017
Simon McBurney

Making THE ENCOUNTER: Solitude

Simon McBurney on how the exploration of Solitude has driven the creation and execution of THE ENCOUNTER, an immersive theater experience with binaural headphones.

March 19, 2017
Danny Glover onstage at the Curran

Danny Glover speaks at ECLIPSED Student Matinee

Danny Glover joined us at Curran's ECLIPSED student matinee for a powerful post-show dedication to kidnapped and missing girls from the school in Chibok, Northern Nigeria, infamously taken by the Boko Haram years prior—and many of whom are missing til this day.

March 16, 2017

Liesl Tommy and Wally Hays Explore ECLIPSED's New Home

In Fall 2016 Curran’s Deputy Director Wally Hays gave director Liesl Tommy a tour of the new Curran. This March, Tommy’s ECLIPSED will be the second play to grace the new Curran’s stage.

February 20, 2017

Curran Rolls Out the Red Carpet for FENCES

Last December, Curran hosted the San Francisco premiere of the film FENCES, which has been adapted into a motion picture by the late August Wilson. Here, filmographer Ezra Hurwitz, captures the exciting night.

January 19, 2017
Leah Crocetto at the Curran

On Stage at the Curran: Leah Crocetto

Leah Crocetto talks about what its like when your dreams come true and sings Kander and Ebb's "A Quiet Thing."

November 1, 2016
The Curran joins forces with GLAAD to celebrate Spirit Day

The Curran joins forces with GLAAD to celebrate Spirit Day

The Curran joins forces with GLAAD to celebrate Spirit Day with an inspiring video of the Tony-winning musical's anthem of inclusiveness, "Ring of Keys."

October 4, 2016
Aaron de la Cruz

Cruz Lines

Curran commissoned artist Aaron De La Cruz is known for his large scale murals, paintings, and installations that have been exhibited in Australia, Berlin, Hong Kong, Hawaii, Los Angeles, New York, Art Basel Miami - as well as on the Curran's Geary Street facade and fabulously here on THE CURRAN[T]. Here he is in action.

August 30, 2016
Carol Shorentstein Hays overlooking the Curran during its renovation in May, 2016

Carole’s Singular Vision

August 30, 2016
Taylor Mac, Photography by Jason Rodgers

Taylor Made

August 30, 2016

Simon Says. Kevin Sessums Listens.

March 16, 2017