The William Randolph Hearst Greek Theatre is located on the UC Berkeley Campus in the foothills, overlooking the San Francisco Bay with spectacular views of The Campanile, The Golden Gate and Bay Bridges, Mount Tamalpais and San Francisco. Throughout its 100+ year history, the Greek Theatre has hosted a wide variety of entertainment and personalities including Theodore Roosevelt, Sarah Bernhardt, Luciano Pavarotti, and the 14th Dalai Lama.
Our concert season spans a wide extended summer to take advantage of Berkeley’s warmest months. Popular music artists that have performed at the venue include Bob Dylan, The Talking Heads, The Grateful Dead, Phish, Elvis Costello, John Legend, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Genesis, R.E.M., Pearl Jam, Joan Baez, Placido Domingo, Radiohead, Mumford & Sons, James Taylor, Adele and Dave Matthews Band. The Greek Theatre is an extraordinary venue that transforms any event or concert into a truly remarkable experience for both the artist and the audience.