‘Undiscovered Country’ at Sunnyside Conservatory

At the Sunnyside Conservatory, now through May 19: ‘Undiscovered Country’ performed by We Players — ‘A neo-western love story derived from Shakespeare’s hamlet.’ Adapted and Directed By Ava Roy in Collaboration with Nick Medina with Hunter Scott MacNair, Chris Steele, and Ava Roy Read more here. From the We Players website: 

Cowboy outlaws Jack and Horace rob stagecoaches by day and recite Shakespeare by night. Jack is obsessed with cracking Hamlet’s nutshell, and Horace will play any part to satisfy his eccentric leader. But Jack finds a new Shakespearean confidant in Aurelia, a rich widow with Jack’s passion for the Bard. As the three lonely westerners sink into an unlikely love triangle, Jack sees a Ghost. Is it real? Or is it Jack’s madness that tempts him into the Undiscovered Country?

Buy tickets: http://www.weplayers.org/undiscovered-country-2019

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From http://WePlayers.org

From an SF Examiner review: Continue reading “‘Undiscovered Country’ at Sunnyside Conservatory”

Mar 3: ‘The Comedy of Errors’ at Sunnyside Conservatory

San Francisco Shakespeare Festival’s touring troupe Shakespeare On Tour comes to Sunnyside Conservatory on Sunday March 3, 2019, to perform ‘The Comedy of Errors’.

Performance begins at 2pm and lasts about an hour. Followed by Q-and-A with the cast. Continue reading “Mar 3: ‘The Comedy of Errors’ at Sunnyside Conservatory”

Mar 3: ‘The Comedy of Errors’ at Sunnyside Conservatory

San Francisco Shakespeare Festival’s touring troupe Shakespeare On Tour comes to Sunnyside Conservatory on Sunday March 3, 2019, to perform ‘The Comedy of Errors’.

Performance begins at 2pm and lasts about an hour. Followed by Q-and-A with the cast. Continue reading “Mar 3: ‘The Comedy of Errors’ at Sunnyside Conservatory”

Sunnyside Conservatory upcoming events

Our local landmark at 236 Monterey Blvd is the site for some upcoming events.

  • On Saturday Dec 22, 2018: Wreath-Making event. 10 AM to 3 PM. Free. Please bring your frame. There will be plenty of greenery, but please bring something to share if you can.
  • On Saturday Jan 19, 2019: Cello Concert with Frederic Rosselet.
  • On Sunday Feb 24, 2019: Harpsichord Concert with Arthur Omura.

Sunnyside events double your Halloween fun this weekend

Sunnyside has two family events this weekend at the beautiful Sunnyside Conservatory that complement each other.

First, on Saturday, Oct 27 (1:30-4:30 PM), there is the Pumpkin-Carving event–create your dream pumpkin artwork at this free event (sponsored by Friends of Sunnyside Conservatory). Bring your own pumpkin. Pumpkin carving kits and tools, including tools for older children, will be provided.  More here.

Next, on Sunday, Oct 28 (6-7:30 PM) SNA is sponsoring the first annual Jack-o-Lantern Stroll, also free.

Share your work of pumpkin-art at the Conservatory — Drop off your carved pumpkin between 5-6 PM, and we will light it up safely and arrange them all in display. Come back–costumes strongly encouraged!–for the family-friendly party after 6 PM, with cookies and hot chocolate to share among the spooky pumpkin faces! (Your pumpkin can go home with your afterward.)

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