Alice in the Wonderland of Golden Gate Park

Phil Ginsburg, General Manager, San Francisco Recreation and Park Department; Member, California State Parks and Recreation CommissionChristopher Pollock, Resident Historian, San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department; Member, San Francisco Parks AllianceAva Roy, Artistic Director, We PlayersLuke Spray, Associate Director of Strategic Partnerships, San Francisco Parks Alliance
Join us to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Golden Gate Park, where We Players is staging an interactive adaptation of Alice in Wonderland this spring. “What Alice Found There” will take audiences on an enchanted journey from rose gardens to windmills, offering surprising visual delights along the way. Our panel will discuss how We Players (a theater company now in its 20th year) activates historic and iconic locations through immersive, site-inspired performances. You will also learn about Golden Gate Park's historical transformation from sand dunes into the lush and diverse landscapes of today. 
Location: 110 The Embarcadero, Toni Rembe Rock Auditorium, San Francisco Time: 5:30 p.m. check-in, 6 p.m. program, 7 p.m. book signing MLF: Humanities Program organizer: George Hammond
All ticket sales are final and nonrefundable.


Friday 31 December, 06:00 PM

till Friday 31 December 07:15 PM


The Commonwealth Club 110 The Embarcadero San Francisco US

The Commonwealth Club

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The Commonwealth Club of California is the nation's oldest and largest public affairs forum. We bring more than 400 annual events on topics ranging across politics, culture, society and the economy to 22,000 members. The Club has offices in San Francisco and San Jose, with regular events in both cities, as well as programs in Marin and in Lafayette in the East Bay. For members outside the Bay Area, the Club's weekly radio broadcast—the oldest in the U.S., dating back to 1924—is carried acr...

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