Venue Details

36 Star Starred
Bayfront Theater
Marina Blvd At Buchanan St San Francisco, CA 94123
415-474-8935
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Jen
Get food at off-the-grid beforehand!
BATS Improv Comedy dining Apr 07 2014 star this tip starred
Georgie Girl
Friday night performances are a double treat with the delicious variety of cuisines conveniently transported to you in two dozen or so food trucks at Off the Grid!
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Reviews & Ratings

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4.4 average rating
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3 reviews
7 stars
attended Oct 09 2010

What a beautiful way to spend an evening after a lovely day in the Marina. The cast is versatile and talented. The play they spun for us out of thin air was humorous and accessible. It was a joy to watch.

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1 review
3 stars
attended Aug 21 2010

An exceptional evening of brilliant, inspired improv. Loved it!

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0 stars
attended Oct 16 2010

Had a great time ! Will definitely go again! Very talented actors created a complete Shakespearean play with romance, loss, ruin, and comedy.

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Quotes & Highlights

“Bounce-in-your-seat funny.” —_ San Francisco Chronicle_
“San Francisco’s premiere improvisational theater…[its] long-form festival showcase[s] top-notch new and veteran players in various formats.” —_ S.F. Bay Guardian_
“San Francisco ’s Best Improv Company. Chicago has Second City. L.A. has the Groundlings and San Francisco has BATS.” —S.F. Weekly

Description

BATS Improv, the Bay Area’s favorite improvisational theatre company, presents a night of improvised Shakespeare. In this completely improvised Elizabethan play, the audience supplies the title and the story takes off from there — plot, characters and more are made up right there on the spot using the language and themes that made Shakespeare famous. Get thee to BATS Improv to see if it will be comedy, tragedy, history…or a little bit of all three.

About the Ticket Supplier: BATS Improv

BATS Improv has entertained Bay Area audiences since 1986. Their unique style of acting-based improvisational theatre has made them the Bay Area's largest improv theater company and school and is a benchmark for improv all over the world.