The Human Ounce
written by Nicole Parizeau
Feb 15 - Mar 15

a new play about art and scandal


A note to our valued patrons:

Your health and safety are important to us!

Given the rapidly evolving Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, we have determined that our wisest course of action is to terminate any further performances. If you have already purchased tickets and have not yet been contacted by us, please call 510.558.1381, or email to let us know whether you would like to exchange or donate your tickets, or to request a refund.

Thank you for your support of and interest in Central Works. We encourage you to continue taking standard precautions—including frequent handwashing with soap and water—to avoid the spread of any flu-like illness, and to stay at home if you feel sick. We wish all of our patrons the very best and hope to see you again at the theater very soon!

Please select a performance



Tickets: $22-$38 advance + $2.60 service fee
Remaining tickets are always available on a sliding scale at the door: $38-$15 (Fri-Sun), and pay-what-you-can previews every Thur!

If you are a subscriber with a pass code or you have a discount code, you will be aked to enter it on the final purchase page.

Due to the intimate nature of the venue, we cannot guarantee late seating.