Well-known and highly-respected for their skill in transforming novels, stories and even poetry into live theater without changing an iota of original text, the Word for Word Performance Company's Holiday High Jinx recreates the Big Apple of the '20s and '30s with a trio of tales from the famed journalists of the day. You'll feel the spirit of the season through warmhearted stories from New Yorkers Damon Runyon (Dancing Dan's Christmas,) Joseph Mitchell (The Cave Dwellers) and E.B. White (Christmas and Relative Pronouns, Notes and Comment from The New Yorker, 12/17/32). Cocktails will be available for purchase at San Francisco's Z Below to add to the festive atmosphere as well.
12/1—Dancing Dan Night—Come dressed in period clothing (1930’s New York) and get a complimentary drink ticket.
12/8—Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest—Wear your strangest Christmas sweater and get a complimentary drink ticket—the winner of sweater contest (chosen by Holiday High Jinx cast) will get a gift certificate to a future Word for Word production.
470 Florida Street
San Francisco, CA 94110Get Directions