Carmen Cusack and the Cast of BRIGHT STAR

Our stories can inspire and influence the lives of all those around us and remind us that our stories may not be as different as they seem. What's your story?

November 1, 2017


"If You Knew My Story"

We collaborated with the cast of BRIGHT STAR and the people of SF to highlight the rich patina and stories of our communities.

November 1, 2017


John Green reads Chapter 1 of "Turtles All the Way Down"

What do high school lunches and Broadway plays have in common? John Green explains.

October 12, 2017


Photo by Marla Aufmuth

Taylor Mac live at The Battery

Taylor Mac sat down with KQED's Chloe Veltman to talk about A 24-DECADE HISTORY OF POPULAR MUSIC and the process behind creating it.

September 15, 2017


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.

MAKING THE ENCOUNTER: Consciousness

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