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Saturday, January 26 • 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Tilda Swinton Answers an Ad on Craigslist (SOLD OUT)

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This show is sold out. Tickets may be available at the door the night of.

A big hit with critics and audiences, and following sold out runs in Los Angeles, New York, and Edinburgh Fringe, "Tilda Swinton Answers an Ad on Craigslist" is ready to make its eagerly-awaited San Francisco premiere.

"Tilda Swinton Answers an Ad on Craigslist" stars "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" and Instagram celebrity Tom Lenk as Tilda Swinton, a modern day Mary Poppins who finds a depressed gay man on Craigslist and insists on studying and dissecting his life to research her next big movie role.

British Theatre hails: "5-Stars... Clear why it has become such a cult hit… Hilarious, unforgettable performance by Tom Lenk… Quirky comedy tour de force that keeps the audience in fits of laughter.”

Three Weeks Edinburgh says: "5-Stars... A gem of a show that’s downright hysterical, this must be seen to be believed.”

And actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt tweeted: "Hilarious, clever, uplifting... highly recommend."

Other critics say: "Mad comedy genius.” -Michael Urie ("Ugly Betty")
"Fame and celebrity is brilliantly explored.” -Broadway World NY
"Delightful, hilarious, and moving!" -Angela Kinsey ("The Office")
“Hysterical… Played to perfection by Tom Lenk.” -Broadway World LA
“Run to the theatre.” -Edge Media Network
"Hysterically and surprisingly cathartic." - FrontMezzJunkies.com
"Hilarious... unforgettable, delightful experience." -StageBuddy.com
"Damn funny... drunk on laughter... masterful at comedy." -LavenderAfterDark
"Tilda de force... hysterically absurd... grinning ear to ear." -BoyCulture.com

Written by Byron Lane ("Last Will & Testicle").
Directed by Tom DeTrinis ("Bright Colors and Bold Patterns").
Starring: Tom Lenk ("Buffy The Vampire Slayer," "Rock of Ages" on Broadway), Byron Lane ("Last Will & Testicle"), Jayne Entwistle ("Feud: Bette and Joan"), Mark Jude Sullivan ("Pan Am").

"Tilda Swinton Answers an Ad on Craigslist" was originally directed by Tom DeTrinis and presented at Celebration Theatre in Los Angeles in 2017 produced by Jay Marcus, Nathan Frizzell, Tom Lenk, and Tom DeTrinis. $20, All Ages 

Artists
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Byron Lane

Byron Lane  is a writer and actor whose play "Tilda Swinton Answers an Ad On Craigslist" is hailed as a "brilliant tour de force" by Broadway World. He also wrote and stars in "Last Will & Testicle," an award-winning web series called “fearless” by Cosmopolitan magazine about... Read More →
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Jayne Entwistle

Jayne Entwistle is an award-winning audiobook narrator and avid improviser. Entwistle created "Big City Improv," which entertained Bay Area audiences for the better part of ten years! She has swanned across screens both big and small in titles such as; "Feud: Bette & Joan," "The Good... Read More →
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Mark Jude Sullivan

Mark Jude Sullivan  is a regular in L.A. theatre. His stage credits include "Good Grief" (CTG's Kirk Douglas Theatre), "Immediate Family" (CTG's Mark Taper Forum), "Casa Valentina" (Pasadena Playhouse), "Act One," "Amadeus," "The Whipping Man," "The Liar" and "Romeo and Juliet" (LA... Read More →
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Tilda Swinton Answers An Ad On Craigslist

A big hit with critics and audiences, and following sold out runs in Los Angeles, New York, and Edinburgh Fringe, "Tilda Swinton Answers an Ad on Craigslist" is ready to make its eagerly-awaited San Francisco premiere."Tilda Swinton Answers an Ad on Craigslist" stars "Buffy the Vampire... Read More →
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Tom Detrinis

Tom Detrinis is so proud of the whole TILDA team and is grateful to everyone who has enjoyed far and wide! Recently on stage, Tom played David in "The SantaLand Diaries" at Virginia Stage Company and Lance in the Ovation Recommended "Die Mommie Die" at the Kirk Douglas Theater and... Read More →
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Tom Lenk

Tom Lenk's Film & TV credits include HBO's "Room 104," "American Housewife," "Transparent,” "Fresh Off The Boat," “Good Girls Revolt,” “I Like You Just The Way I am," “Episodes,” “Witches of East End,” “How I Met Your Mother,” “House M.D.,” “Psych,” "Angel... Read More →



Saturday January 26, 2019 6:00pm - 7:30pm
PianoFight Mainstage 144 Taylor Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

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