Venue Details

230 Star Starred
Punch Line Comedy Club
Between Clay and Washington 444 Battery St San Francisco, CA 94111
415-397-7573
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Website

http://www.punchlinecomedyclub.com

Description

Jason Downs always knew he wanted to become a comedian. As a child he would sneak away in the middle of the night to watch The Tonight Show. Jason’s dreams would come true after graduating from San Francisco State University with $30,000 in debt and no job skills. Beginning his comedy career in San Francisco, he recently relocated to Los Angeles and immediately began to land acting roles.

While on stage Jason shares his dramatic and outrageous stories. A unique likability allows him to confess his greatest flaws in an original, aggressive, and hilarious act. A good heart and a bad mouth gives him the ability to share his story of a know-it-all who knows nothing. TheatreJones.com praises Jason as, “…a man who knows how to tame a comedy-club crowd" and says to “definitely keep an eye on Jason Downs”. Jason was featured on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, IFC, won the Las Vegas Comedy Competition, performed at the San Francisco Sketchfest, and recently signed a deal with Rooftop Records Productions to record his first comedy album. Although known for his stand up, Jason is an accomplished playwright as well; a winner of the Actors’ Theatre National Playwright Competition. 

About the Ticket Supplier: Punch Line Comedy Club San Francisco

For over 25 years the nation's best comics have appeared at the San Francisco Punch Line, the city's longest running comedy club. Stars such as Robin Williams, Ellen Degeneres, Rosie O'Donnell, Drew Carey, Chris Rock and Dana Carvey took their first comedic steps on the Punch Line stage, entertaining thousands while perfecting their craft. The Punch Line's dedication to comic tradition has earned it the San Francisco Examiner and the San Francisco Chronicle's readers' choice award for the best comedy club. Today, the Punch Line is the only full-time comedy club in San Francisco, hosting nationally-acclaimed comics Margaret Cho, Bobby Slayton, Dave Chappelle, Sue Murphy, Dave Attell, George Lopez, David Cross, and Greg Proops, among other bona fide and rising stars, in an intimate setting where you can enjoy them, live and up-close, the way stand-up comedy is best presented.