​​​​"…completely enchanting, a wonderfully suave and impish fantasy."--New York  Times       

BELL, BOOK & CANDLE by John Van Druten  

Manhattan Witch Gillian Holroyd has been unlucky in love.                   She can't keep her eyes off her handsome neighbor. She casts a love  spell on him...BUT she falls for him herself.  ​​ She must make  a choice--for witches who fall in love lose their supernatural powers! The perfect romantic comedy to put you in the Hallowe'en mood.

Previews: Fri. 10/2*, Sat. 10/3, Sun 10/4, Fri 10/9     $15.00

OPENING NIGHT Saturday October 10 $29.00 with reception

Fri-Sat-Sun through Nov 8  $20.00 

Curtains  7:30 pm

Fri. 10/2* - Pay-what-you-can at the door --or $17 reserve with $2.00 in concessions rebate

Remember the movie?


Gillian - GIGI BENSON- a Witch in Manhattan, closeted, beautiful

Shep - MATT BEEBE-  a publisher, a mortal, handsome,

Miss Holroyd - SANDI RUBAY - Gillian's Aunt Queenie, a Witch, flighty

Nickie - COLLEEN EGAN- Gillian's sister, a Witch, self-serving, sarcastic

Redlitch - ALAN BADGER-author of a book on magic, a mortal 

​​​​​​Hallowe'en Spirit Party October 31 @ 7 pm

The kids are out of the house, waiting at home with candy for the Trick-or-Treaters is a memory...so where do adults go on Hallowe'en? We've got just the place!

To help fund our next production--

the world premiere of  the sensuous musical "Blood Tango"

--we are holding a Fund-Raising spectacular October 31 7:00 pm 

  • With Marty Nemko (from KGO) at the piano  
  • With a delicious nosh and a no-host bar
  • With a marvelous performance of the play.
  • With "meet the actors for dessert" post-performance fun.

Tickets are $49/person ​​

Only 50 tickets available!  FOR TICKETS CLICK HERE

But bring your checkbook, because we will have

a great auction of gifts from Piedmont Avenue Merchants!

And all donations are tax-deductible and keep your theatre here!

Before Samantha ever twitched her nose....

Flexpass $79


anytime, any combination 

(other than opening or special events. 

For Downloadable Photos and Press Release click on PRESS above

 John Van Druten is best known                                 for "I Am a Camera"                            from which the book                               for  Kander & Ebb's 

                           musical,"Cabaret "

                            was taken  He was known for his plays of witty and urbane observations of contemporary life and society. "Bell, Book & Candle" was extremely risque for its day.  It holds up and is just as charming as when it opened at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre November 14, 1950

Now in residence at Pacific Boychoir Academy

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