San Francisco Improv Festival

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Country and Region United StatesCalifornia
Type of Festival Drama
Location of Festival San Francisco, California, USA
Festival Contact Information

Jamie Wright
Email: jamie (at)
Sam Shaw
Email: samshaw (at)

Festival Description

The San Francisco Improv Festival takes place at the Eureka Theater in San Francisco and features improvisational sketches by ensembles from the San Francisco area and beyond. In addition to performances there will also be workshops held to educate the public on improvisation.

Festival Dates September 12 - 21, 2013
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Applications 2013:
  • Applications open February 14 - April 15, 2013 (Valentines Day to Tax Day).
  • As always, applications are all online. We’ll be asking for uneditied show videos of at least 10 minutes in length, posted online - YouTube, Vimeo, whatevs.
  • As we did last year, there are three application fees:
    • Early Bird ($25) February 14th - February 28
    • Standard Application ($35) March 1st - March 31
    • The Procrastinator ($45) April 1st - April 15
  • Some of what we look for in applications:
    • Solid play, support & chemistry.
    • A variety of formats to program for September.
    • Diversity of players - age, ethnicity, nationality, gender, etc.
    • The ability to see and hear you in your videos (for real)…!


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Practical Info:

  • The Eureka Theater
    215 Jackson Street, (at Battery)
    San Francisco, California


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