Venue Details

103 Star Starred
The Shelton Theater
533 Sutter St. San Francisco, CA 94102
415-882-9100
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Member Tips

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Casual
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Take public transport or cab
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Limited soda, water, and beer selection available at the show
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BART is a few blocks away, we drove and paid for parking at the local lot
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The theater has fans but if you get warm easily then wear something lightweight under your coat.
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The show is at 10pm so get downtown around 7 or 8 and enjoy dinner and drinks beforehand.
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Reviews & Ratings

419 ratings
4.2 average rating
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6 events
4 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 28 2007

I've seen many improv comedy shows in Chicago that I found much funnier. The cast of this show was clearly enjoying themselves on stage, but I didn't find much humor in the show.

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Judy Hervall Red Velvet
27 events
14 reviews
19 stars
attended Apr 11 2008

I finally could take my kids (16 and 17) to one of our most fun evenings - Big City Improv. As the kids age, I think it is important to continue to connect with them and... continued

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4 events
4 reviews
19 stars
attended Dec 28 2007

Very worthwhile! Quick and creative funny people (except for that one guy-- just kidding!) kept us constantly entertained for 90 minutes. The show is built around... continued

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More Information

Website

http://www.bigcityimprov.com/

Quotes & Highlights

Voted “Best of the Bay” by the San Francisco Bay Guardian.

Description

Featured on KRON-TV, KCBS radio and voted “Best Improv Troupe in the Bay Area,” Big City Improv has been entertaining crowds from around the world for the past four years.

Every scene of every show is based on your suggestions. If you yell it out, they’ll act it out!

About the Ticket Supplier: Big City Improv

Big City Improv has been making things up for more than seven years. With a cast of 10, the troupe performs to audiences all over the Bay Area, including Comedy On The Square in San Francisco. Big City Improv shows are unscripted, unedited and created on the spot, using audience suggestions, participation and their dark and sordid lies. In 2002, Big City Improv was voted "Best of The Bay" for improv comedy by The SF Guardian.