Venue Details

116 Star Starred
Shelton Theater
533 Sutter St. San Francisco, CA 94102
415-882-9100
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Stefano
Eat sushi at Akiko's on Mason - best sushi around, get a sumo roll... Then the theatre is 1 minute away on foot!
Foodies! The Musical dining Oct 06 2014 star this tip starred
Dennis Roberts
Theater is tiny and you wonder how all those actors will fit on stage but they do. Set design is fabulous. I cannot recommend this show too highly.
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Reviews & Ratings

19 ratings
3.9 average rating
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31 events
14 reviews
1 stars
attended Feb 15 2013

Perhaps I'm spoiled by comedy in a true 'big city' like LA, NYC or Chicago, however I did not find the troupe funny at all and I'm not trying to be mean. I'm not sure if this is a regular team of improv actors, however their timing and sense of...continued

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12 events
6 reviews
1 stars
attended Feb 24 2012

I've seen this a few times already and it doesn't get old. These guys are lots of fun in a very intimate setting. My date ended up participating in one of the scenes - it was hillarious.

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24 events
6 reviews
10 stars
attended Jan 13 2012

These guys ROCK!! I brought my girlfriend to the venue, it was her first time to an improv...She absolutely LOVED it!! we'll definitely be back. Thanks for the good times guys.

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More Information

Website

http://www.bigcityimprov.com

Quotes & Highlights

Big City Improv is a long-running hit on Goldstar. Check out member reviews for 2005-2011.
“When it comes to talented improvisational comedy troupes, it’s hard to top the guys and gals of Big City Improv. The award-winning ten-person crew can freestyle on the fly like a rapper, free-associate like a psychologist, and riff on a topic like a bebop saxophonist. A perennial Bay Area favorite, Big City Improv’s comics have been incorporating audience participation into their live shtick since 2001… for a laugh-inducing riot that promises to be both unscripted and unlimited, as far as how funny it can be.” —East Bay Express

Description

Shows are recommended for ages 16 and older.