American Conservatory Theater

Opening night: American Conservatory Theater presents “Once in a Lifetime

American Conservatory Theater presents ‘Once in a Lifetime’

Who’s in town Award-winning cartoonist Craig Thompson gives a presentation in celebration…

Opening night: American Conservatory Theater presents “Once in a Lifetime

Frothy, fun at ACT’s ‘Tales of the City’

Nobody is exactly who they seem to be, even to themselves, in…

There's no escape from ‘No Exit’

Sometimes a heavy directorial concept laid upon a classic script results in…

American Conservatory Theatre's chilling 'Homecoming'

When the American Conservatory Theater curtain rises to reveal the slightly angled…

'Clybourne Park' examines race relations in America

In Lorraine Hansberry’s 1959 family drama “A Raisin in the Sun,” a…

The reverse alchemy of ‘Scapin’

If you love theater, American Conservatory Theater’s new production of Moliere’s “Scapin”…

Keeping a funny ‘Vigil’

When the lights come up on this deliciously mordant comedy, there’s a…

ACT’s 44th season boasts big heart, big ideas

American Conservatory Theater Artistic Director Carey Perloff has one answer to two…

The savage merriment of ‘November’

It may not be everybody’s cup of tea, but the opening-night audience,…