improv

03 Feb 2015

Win Tickets To A Scripted All-Female Comedy Show!

“Females: the Ride” from PianoFight’s resident lady sketch comedy group, Chardonnay. Chardonnay is composed of 7 funny ladies who write, direct, produce and perform in our own original material. Friday, February 13 @ 8pm | PianoFight space (144 Taylor, San Francisco) | Use the discount code “corndog” and buy tickets for just $15 at chardonnaycomedy.com.  …

illyanna Maisonet - La Gorda 0
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18 Jul 2012

Improdrome – FREE Improv at the PIT Wednesday Nights

Theater kids. They’re weird. Every time you hang out with theater kids, it’s all inside jokes about stage-fight workshops and terrible British accents. Once, as a child I was roped into an acting class. We spent an hour “learning” how to fall down. I never returned. Thus, it was with…

Jules Owen - Wandering Wastrel 0
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09 Mar 2012

Get FURIOUS on Friday Nights

In case you hadn’t noticed, the improv scene is blowing up in San Francisco. That’s partly in thanks to Endgames Improv, who have modeled their shows after the brilliant Upright Citizens Brigade Theater of Los Angeles and New York. Endgames has a new show starting next week and for the…

Robin Hardwick - Cost-Conscious Connoisseur 0
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31 Oct 2011

Thunder Gulch Presents: MONSTER NIGHT LIVE! at UCB Theatre Tonight!

The thing with Halloween falling on a Monday is that you can tire yourself out before you even get to the big day itself. If, like me, you are loathe to put on your costume yet again, but don’t want to feel like a lame by staying in on Halloween…

Tiara Francis - NY Know-it-all 0
8bit Mondays
10 Oct 2011

F3 at the Cotton Mill: Free Art/Fashion Show in Jingletown

  You probably know the  Cotton Mill Studios as the cool building you pass on the 880 on your way to the Oakland airport with the “lofts for rent” sign that makes you think “it must be awesome to live there.” Maybe you know it because yes, people really do…

Robin Hardwick - Cost-Conscious Connoisseur 0
22 Jan 2015

LOVE NOTES AND OTHER DISASTERS ZINE

A brand new collection of Broke-Ass Stuart's writing made up of some of his most famous pieces and new things never before published.

Broke-Ass Stuart - Editor In Cheap
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22 Sep 2011

Horseshoe Tavern – The Un-Marina Marina Bar

I was first introduced to the Horseshoe Tavern when I was taking an improv class nearby in Fort Mason.  Let me say nothing better prepares you to play “acting” games with middle-aged pharmaceutical sales people than a few pints.  In an effort to catch our hometown baseball Giants before class a…

Hugh Hunter - Economical Essayist 0
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01 Sep 2011

Pan Theater: Cheap Improv Comedy

“Can I get a suggestion for an occupation? Dentist, thank you, I heard dentist.” and thus starts an improv show. However, Pan Theater doesn’t put on the typical improv show. Absent are the corny, Whose Line Is It Anyway? games. Pan Theater specializes in long -form improv; narrative stories that…

Robin Hardwick - Cost-Conscious Connoisseur 0