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44 Star Starred
Bayfront Theater
2 Marina Blvd At Buchanan St San Francisco, CA 94123
415-345-7500
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3.8 / 5 Rated by 4 members
Review from Jahnine
5 events 2 reviews

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

reviewed Mar 13 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from laura hill
5 events 1 review

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

reviewed Apr 25 2009 report as inappropriate
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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.

<em>Eclipsed</em> <em>Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin</em> Yoshi's Oakland Balé Folclórico da Bahia <em>Betroffenheit</em> <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em>