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Upcoming events for Mr. Burns
February 18, 7 p.m.
Have your bicycle valet parked by the San Francisco Bike Coalition and join us for a preshow happy hour from 7-8 p.m. at A.C.T.'s Sky Bar (inside the Geary Theater) for complimentary beer and snacks.
February 24, 5:30 p.m.
Before the curtain goes up, you’re invited to join us at The Geary Theater for a fascinating preshow discussion with A.C.T. staff about Mr. Burns.
February 27, 8 p.m.
Following the show, discuss the minds, motives, and behaviors of the characters with Dr. Mason Turner, chief of psychiatry at San Francisco's Kaiser Permanente Medical Center.