Sleeping Beauty Returns!
Holiday magic returns to the Presidio Theatre in 2023 with Sleeping Beauty the Panto, back by popular demand.
World premiere of Solaz
Flamenco artist La Tania and the Presidio Theatre present the world premiere of Solaz, a new multimedia flamenco work July 21-23, inspired by the extraordinary history of the Egyptian Temple of Debod.
World Premiere of Sojourner ZY
An original play written by Eugenie Chan with shadow theater by ShadowLight Productions and live music by the Paul Dresher Ensemble. March 2–5.
Idris Ackamoor Celebrates 50th Anniversary
Presidio Theatre and Cultural Odyssey present Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids 50th Anniversary Celebration: Afro Futuristic Dreams. Free to the public March 17 & 18.
Spring 2023 Season of Music, Dance, and Theatre
The Presidio Theatre’s Spring 2023 season of music, dance and theater will feature nine diverse events from February 26 through July 23 on the historic Main Post in San Francisco. Featured artists and groups include Lúnasa, ShadowLight and Paul Dresher Ensemble, Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids, Robert Moses’ Kin, SFArtsED Players, Lamplighters, New Century Chamber…
Panto for Beginners
Panto in the Presidio is back this year! It might surprise US theater lovers to learn that British Pantomime (affectionately called panto) has been around for over 150 years, and is arguably the most popular holiday theater event in the English-speaking world.
August is free!
The Presidio Theatre presents free outdoor music in the plaza and indoor film screenings this August.
Presidio Theatre 2022 Fall Season Announced
Presidio Theatre 2022 Fall Seasons features important work by artists examining historical and contemporary issues of race, climate change and the power of popular and traditional cultures.
Lineup includes New Century Chamber Orchestra, Brian Copeland, Dancing Earth, Films by Judith Ehrlich, and Stroll Down Penny Lane.
The Presidio Theatre is hiring Box Office Assistants
Come work with us in a newly-renovated theatre in one of the most visited national parks in the country!
Announcing the 2022 Panto in the Presidio
Presidio Theatre will present a new production of ‘Sleeping Beauty’ this holiday season, December 1–30.
Presidio Theatre is hiring a Marketing Coordinator
The Marketing Coordinator is responsible for helping the Theatre meet its sales and attendance goals by leading the Theatre’s marketing activities.
2022 Spring Season Press Release
The Presidio Theatre’s spring season highlights a wide range of Bay Area icons.
Presidio Theatre and the Laboratory for Global Performance and Politics to present Remember This: The Lesson of Jan Karski
One-man tour-de-force starring Academy Award-nominee David Strathairn tells the forgotten story of moral courage that shook the world’s conscience
Cast Announced for The Magic Lamp
Full cast announcement and ticketing information for The Magic Lamp, running December 1-31.
The Presidio Theatre wins a 2021 Preservation Design Award for Rehabilitation
Awarded by the California Preservation Foundation
(POSTPONED) Tony Saunders presents inaugural Golden Gate Jazz Festival
Headliners include the Count Basie Orchestra, Regina Belle, and Pete Escovedo.
Presidio Theatre Announces The Magic Lamp
A new holiday panto bringing together 150 years of popular British comedic tradition and an all-star creative team.
Presidio Theatre Presents Series of In-Person Arts and Wellness Courses in Its Outdoor Plaza
Welcoming the public back to reconnect and heal through movement, play, expression, and activism.
Introducing a New Bay Area Holiday Tradition
Panto in the Presidio
A Look Back at Our First Year
Highlights from the Presidio Theatre’s first year after reopening as a performing arts venue.