Girls night out at the theatre

February 21, 2008 6:00:44 PM PST
Looking for a fun idea for a "girl's night out?" How about the theatre? Three strong women have taken to the stage around the Bay Area and here to tell us about them was San Jose Mercury News theatre critic and blogger, Karen d' Souza!

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"The Scene" starring Daphne Zuniga
Where: The Playhouse, 533 Sutter St., San Francisco
When: 8 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 3 p.m. Sundays
Through: March 8
Tickets: $20-$65; (415) 677-9596,

"Wishful Drinking" written by and starring Carrie Fisher
Where: Berkeley Repertory Theatre
2015 Addison St., Berkeley
When: 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday, 8 p.m. Tuesday
Through: March 30
Running time: 2 hours, with intermission
Tickets: $10-$69
Call: (510) 647-2949, or see

"Curvy Widow" starring Cybill Shepherd
Where: Post Street Theatre, 450 Post St., San Francisco
When: 8 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays, 3 and and 8 p.m. Saturdays, 3 and 7 p.m. Sundays
Through: March 9
Running time: 90 minutes, no intermission
Tickets: $50-$75; (415)771-6900;