Venue Details

40 Star Starred
Bayfront Theater
2 Marina Blvd At Buchanan St San Francisco, CA 94123
415-345-7500
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Liz Boeder Red Velvet
7 events
3 reviews
9 stars
Google maps and Apple Maps make it hard to find once you're in Fort Mason Center. Pro-tip, once you make the left into the parking lot, BATS is in the building in the on the left side of the parking lot (within the lot, not on the perimeter) across from The Long Now and Greens Restaurant.
BATS Improv Comedy
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2 stars
Eat at Green's Restaurant and then just walk across the parking lot for the show.
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Reviews & Ratings

"The News Show"
4 ratings
3.8 average rating
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5 events
2 reviews
7 stars
attended Mar 13 2010

Mildly funny, The News Show had some moments of laughter, but on the whole it looked as if the troupe was struggling to find a common thread and some energy. For the goldstar price, it was a nice alternative to a movie, but only if the movie was...continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended Apr 25 2009

Amazingly funny! Spontaneous, quirky, and completely in tune with the audience! I cannot recommend BATS enough!

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Description

A little bit Mort Sahl, a little bit Daily Show, and a lot of improvisation, The News Show is a night of improvised scenes based on real-life stories from the news papers of the world. Articles are chosen by performers and audience alike – so come early, grab a paper, and be a part of the magic that happens when real news meets real improv. Directed by Paul Killam.

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.