Recognition and Pride

When the nominations for the Theatre Bay Area Awards were announced in the fall of 2016, both Screaming Queens and San Francisco, Here I Come! were included in the Best Anthology category. We are proud of the work we have done in our first four years and are eager to…

Challenging Ourselves

Always striving to grow artistically, we took new – and very divergent – paths for our next shows. Screaming Queens, our first Halloween offering, brought an LGBT perspective to classic horror subjects from haunted houses to the Zombie Apocalypse. San Francisco, Here I Come! was our most challenging production to…

Anthologies Rule

For the 2014/2015 season, we presented two more anthologies. Shock & Awww and #WTFamily. Family has always been a fertile subject for our stories and we struck gold with #WTFamily. It was our most artistically complex anthology to date and earned us the Theatre Bay Area Award for Best Anthology for…

Reputation Builds

LCTC continued building its reputation, its expertise and its group of contributing playwrights with I’m Not OK, Cupid in the fall of 2013 and Twisted Fairy Tales in the spring of 2014. Twisted Fairy Tales was not only a hit with critics and audiences, it went on to be recognized…

Our Debut

In September of 2012, LCTC made its debut with Family Programming at the Shelton Theater in the bustling Union Square district of San Francisco. Family Programming featured seven short plays written by Bay Area playwrights as well as our first national submissions. These quirky, absurd, and over-the-top comedic shorts took audiences on…

In The Beginning . . .

Left Coast Theatre Co. was formed in the spring of 2012 by Rodney “Rhoda” Taylor and Joseph Frank, two members of the successful gay men’s writing group, GuyWriters Playwrights. After working on several successful productions of the Eat Our Shorts series of short plays, Rodney and Joe left GuyWriters to create a…

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