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39 Star Starred
Bayfront Theater
2 Marina Blvd At Buchanan St San Francisco, CA 94123
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In the spring and summer, go on Friday night to enjoy the food trucks at Off the Grid as well. The most fun - and cheapest - date night ever!
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"Greens" restaurant and a nice bar across from theater. Snacks, beer and wine available at theater.
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attended May 28 2010

Re-enactment of Quentin Tarantino style dialog and themes but improvised on an audience suggested theme.

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attended May 28 2010

The BATS knocked it out of the theatre! They hit the pop culture references, the smoke-filled dialogue, copious surprising close-range mayhem, taunting and volatile female/male characters in a tight compelling story. It was Chainsaw Bananas!

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attended May 21 2010

Outside of the jokes on witnesses it was pretty funny. Don't like seeing any religion portrayed in a bad light.

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A completely improvised live “film” inspired by the movies of Quentin Tarantino, created on the spot with audience suggestions.

The inglorious BATS-ters stage a freakin’ crime drama and take no prisoners!


About BATS Improv*

BATS is in residence at the 200-seat Bayfront Theater at historic Fort Mason Center in San Francisco and performs 50 weekends per year, year round. The SF Chronicle calls them “bounce in your seat funny,” the SF Guardian has named them the Bay Area’s “Best Comedy Troupe” and SF Weekly says, “Chicago has Second City. San Francisco has BATS.”

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.