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Theatre Bay Area


Theatre Bay Area


A nonprofit resource center whose mission is to unite, strengthen and promote the theatre community in the San Francisco Bay Area. Founded in 1976, Theatre Bay Area is the largest regional threatre service organization in North America today. Theatre Bay Area counts as its members more than 375 theatre and dance companies, some 3,000 individuals which include actors, directors, designers, playwrights, technicians, and theatre patrons; and more than 100 organizational members, from libraries and universities to theatre industry professional services. Theatre Bay Area's programs include TIX Bay Area (online or "in line" ticketing services), Theatre Bay Area magazine, our Web site ( containing a comprehensive arts listings, re-granting programs for emerging theatre companies and local theatre artists, and advocacy for the theatre and dance community on the local, state and national level.


Public Transit:

BART - 16th and Mission Street Station or Civic Center Station. MUNI - Van Ness Station.
1663 Mission Street, Suite 525, San Francisco, CA 94103 37.7712479 -122.4194009 Arts

Service Options

Accessibility Options:

  • Elevator



Membership fees are $70 for an individual and vary for organizations, based on budget size. Checks and credit cards accepted.


Dance and theater companies, as well as individual performers



How to Apply:

Service Areas:

  • Alameda County
  • Contra Costa County
  • Marin County
  • Napa County
  • San Francisco County
  • San Mateo County
  • Santa Clara County
  • Solano County
  • Sonoma County