Few San Francisco theater venues have as rich a history as the Marines Memorial Theater in downtown San Francisco. As the sometime home for the renowned Actors Conservatory Theatre (A.C.T.), the Marines Memorial Theatre has housed cutting-edge productions, including the debut of Tony Kushner's Angels in America. Imogene Coca, Sir Ian McKellen, Charlene Tilton, David McCallum and Cyd Charisse have all graced the stage, as have the most reputable reparatory companies in the San Francisco Bay area.
The Marines Memorial Theatre is an intimate 650-seat jewel box theatre located in the heart of San Francisco's theatre district between Union Square and Nob Hill. The Marines’ Memorial Theatre is an historical landmark, built in 1926. Dedicated to bringing the best national, international and local Music, Dance, Author Talks & Lectures and theatrical/film presentations to Bay Area audiences. The theatre is a well-known resource for local corporate and civic groups along with charitable organizations.