Five hot Bay Area theater picks for fall

September 30, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Five hot Bay Area theater picks for fall from the San Jose Mercury News' theatre critic.

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Show information:

Spring Awakening
Curran Theatre
Sept. 4 - Oct. 12

One Man Star Wars Trilogy
Post Street Theatre
450 Post Street, SF
Sept. 25 - Oct. 12

A Bronx Tale
Sept. 23 - Oct. 19

Golden Gate Theatre

Sept. 11 - Oct. 12
by Tom Stoppard
Directed by Carey Perloff
American Conservatory Theater
30 Grant Avenue, SF
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Wicked Begins January 27
Orpheum Theatre, SF
Wicked flies into Union Square

Phanton of the Opera
Nov 26-Jan 4
Orpheum Theatre, SF
Phantom of the Opera haunts SF once again