Free parking is available in the lot at 890 Belle Avenue, and in the main Dominican parking lot at Grand and Acacia near the Conlan Recreation Center. For best handicap access, we recommend the Belle Avenue lot. Please call 415/ 499-4488 for more information and see Parking instructions.
Comfort: At evening performances, it’s always wise to bring a jacket. At Matinees you may want a hat or sunscreen.
The Box Office
The Box Office on site opens one hour prior to each performance. We’re sorry we cannot allow picnicking inside the Amphitheatre wall prior to that time. To order tickets, call 415/ 499-4488 or visit our ticket page.
To see our Ticketing Policies, click here.
Season Ticket holders and Shakespeare Dinner Guests have priority reserved seating, all other seating is general admission. The amphitheatre provides comfortable bench seats with backs. Our Seat Cushions rent for $1 each; you are welcome to bring your own cushions and/or blankets to enhance your enjoyment. Come early, picnic and enjoy the the play in comfort.
Let West End Cafe provide the picnic! West End Cafe offers a selection of sandwiches plus gourmet salads, desserts, snacks and hot and cold drinks. Red Tale Ale and Frey wines are available at our gift shop. West End Cafe is also happy to cater any event at the Amphitheatre to your specifications. Please contact our Box Office for information.
The Theatre Shop sells Fun Shakespeare gifts, company T-shirts and Raffle Tickets.
On Friday nights listed on the calendar, we offer free Pre-show Conversations with scholars and company artists while you picnic, beginning at 7:15 pm in the theatre. There are no pre-show conversations on opening nights.