Cal Shakes: Bruns Amphitheater
Cal Shakes' home, the magnificent Bruns Amphitheater, is one of the most beautiful and unique outdoor settings to experience live theater.
About Cal Shakes: Bruns Amphitheater
California Shakespeare Theater (Cal Shakes) redefines classical theater for the 21st Century, making works of extraordinary artistry that engage with our contemporary moment. Cal Shakes is committed to bold theatricality, innovative interpretation, thoughtful excavation, to expanding cultural ownership of classic stories.
Orinda, CA 94563View on Google Maps
Transportation & Parking
DRIVING Bruns Amphitheater is located off CA Highway 24. Take the Wilder Road exit toward California Shakespeare Theater Way and find free parking at the foot of the hill. FROM OAKLAND / BERKELEY / SAN FRANCISCO • From I-580 or CA-13 merge onto CA-24 E toward Walnut Creek. • Take the Wilder Road exit (the second exit following the Caldecott Tunnel) toward California Shakespeare Theater Way. • Turn left onto Wilder Road, crossing the overpass. FROM WALNUT CREEK / CONCORD / DANVILLE • Merge onto CA-24 W toward Oakland. • Take the Wilder Road exit (Exit 7B, the second-to-last exit before the Caldecott Tunnel) toward California Shakespeare Theater Way. • Keep Left at the fork in the ramp. Stay straight to go onto Wilder Road. FREE PARKING Parking is free in the perpendicular spots on the right or in the unpaved lot on the left. Please be aware there are clearly marked areas where parking is not allowed. Please make sure to either take your valuables with you, or leave them at home. Cal Shakes is not responsible for lost or stolen items. The California Shakespeare Theater banner marks the entrance to our grounds. Follow the pedestrian path on the right up to the grounds, or take the free shuttle up the hill.