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Punch Line Comedy Club
Between Clay St. and Washington St. 444 Battery Street San Francisco, CA 94111
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142 events
133 reviews
106 stars
Weeknight are less busy and you can get a better seat.
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Comedian Ian Bagg
24 ratings
4.5 average rating
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7 events
3 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 18 2009

He was a great comedian. He used the crowd as his foil, so it was very unique. Every show of his must be different, as they crowd is different each time. He was extremely funny, and I would 100% go see him again. Everyone in my group agreed...continued

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3 reviews
1 stars
attended Dec 18 2009

Ian is a bright, funny, creative guy. Unfortunately almost his entire routine involved heckeling the audience. He gets way too crude and assaultive. Ultimately it was tense and not fun.

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83 reviews
4 stars
attended Dec 19 2009

Very funny. Interacts almost exclusively with audience so the show depends on their participation

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See videos of Ian’s comedy at his website


Ian Bagg was born in the little town of Terrace, B.C. Canada. In 1994, he began doing stand-up comedy and quickly became a regular at all the major comedy clubs. After a short three years in New York, Ian had made three appearances on NBC’s Late Night with Conan O’Brien. Soon after moving to Los Angeles, he worked as a correspondent for MySpace, hosted Ripe TV’s The_ Hollywood Burn_, and even had his own live talk show “The Ian Bagg Show”. He’s added credits like NBC’s The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, as well as CBS’s Late Late Show with hosts Craig Kilborn and Craig Ferguson. He was able to be a part of a half hour comedy special, _A Comic’s Climb on HBO, and Comedy Central Presents Ian Bagg._ In love with the art of stand up, he was thrilled when The History Channel asked him to be a part of their special_, The History of the Joke._

About the Ticket Supplier: Live Nation - 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.