Dream Hou$e

Written by Eliana Pipes

Directed by Karina Gutiérrez

In-person performances: July 16 - August 14, 2022

M.A.D. Night : Thursday, July 21

Audio described performance & haptic tour: Sunday, July 24. Learn more about accessibility at the Ashby Stage!

Live stream performance dates: Thursday, July 21 & Thursday, July 28, 2022. Book your tickets on Overture+

Video on demand: If you are unable to make the live stream, or if you prefer a version with captions, a video on demand will be available from August 10 - 21!


Two Latinx sisters land the opportunity to remodel and sell their historic family home on a popular reality television show, but their dream quickly transforms into something else. Dream Hou$e is a dark comedy with a twist that explores gentrification, family, and the bonds of sisterhood.

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An important announcement from the Shotgun team

Due to unforeseen circumstances, Shotgun Players’ production of Dream Hou$e will now begin pay-what-you-can previews on July 16, and opening has been moved to July 23.

Any patrons whose performances are affected by this change will receive an email from our Box Office with information about next steps. We thank you in advance for your patience, and can't wait to see you at the Ashby Stage soon!

Sidewalk Sessions: Live pre-show music on Fridays

NEW PRE-SHOW FESTIVITIES! Join us at 7 PM on Friday evenings for Ashby Stage Sidewalk Sessions, short sidewalk concerts featuring local artists. Grab a drink at concessions, and head outside to enjoy free live music by some incredible musicians.

Live Stream Performances

We are thrilled to offer digital options for patrons who are unable to join us at the theater!

Patrons can purchase tickets to our live stream performances on Thursday, July 21 or Thursday, July 28, 2022 on our Overture+ page .

Shotgun subscribers can use their subscription tickets to make their order! If you are a subscriber who has not received your access code, please email us at boxoffice@shotgunplayers.org

After you purchase a ticket, you will be emailed a unique link to access your video on demand. This link is unique to the individual who purchased the ticket and can not be shared with others.

The live stream is a live performance and can only be watched at its appointed time. If you prefer to watch the show on your schedule, a video on demand will be available starting August 3!

Have questions? We recommend you check out our FAQ page !

Pay-What-You-Can Performances

Our previews performances between July 16 and July 22 are pay-what-you-can shows, meaning that you set the preferred price of your ticket!

We have a select handful of possible ticket prices for these shows. However, if you would like to pay a price not listed on the website, we can help! Simply contact our box office by email at boxoffice@shotgunplayers.org or by phone at 510.841.6500 ext. 303, and we can take it from there.


Why not subscribe?

When you subscribe, you can save up to 35% compared to single ticket prices. We also set aside premium seating for you and your guests! With subscriptions starting at only $75, how can you go wrong?

Want all the bells and whistles? Consider the Superstar! Tickets to all five main stage productions and tons of other cool perks.

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