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Improv Comedy in Downtown Oakland

Pan Theater, Oakland
Friday, January 24 - Saturday, February 01
  • Comps
  • Comedy
  • Under $10
  • Good for Groups

Get ready for some laugh-out-loud fun hitting the stage a mere 200 feet from BART. Oakland's Pan Theatre hosts weekly improv shows filled with stories, scenes and characters that are birthed on the sp... Read more

Magician Jay Alexander's "Mind Tricks"

Marrakech Magic Theater, San Francisco
Friday, January 24 - Friday, January 31
  • Circus & Magic
  • Make It a Date
  • Top Rated
  • Good for Groups

There's a reason Jay Alexander has been called the Human Lie Detector. With his combination of magic, psychology and mentalism, he can do everything from reading your mind to making objects vanish inc... Read more

Drag Queen Lady Bunny in Hilarious Cabaret "Pig in a Wig"

Oasis, San Francisco
Friday, January 24
  • Nightlife
  • For Adults
  • Good for Groups

Drag diva Lady Bunny returns to Oasis in San Francisco for three nights of cabaret glory with "Pig in a Wig". A dementedly fun time, this show combines raunchy pop parodies, a spoof of "Laugh-In", sca... Read more

Comedian Damon Williams: "Hurt Ya Face" Funny

Tommy T's Comedy Pleasanton, Pleasanton
Friday, January 24 - Sunday, January 26
  • Hot
  • Comedy
  • Under $10

Since the early '90s, laid-back Chicago comic Damon Williams has been a BET staple, popping up on "Comic View" and appearing on the "BET Live" lineup. Along the way, Williams has also hosted "Showtime... Read more

"Spontaneous Agatha Christie: An Improvised Miss Marple Murder Mystery!"

Lesher Center for the Arts - George & Sonja Vukasin Theatre, Walnut Creek
Friday, January 24 - Sunday, January 26
  • Comedy
  • Top Rated

Murder has made its way to the quaint country village of St. Mary Mead, and only Miss Marple can discover whodunit. You choose the victim, you choose the clues, and then you sit back, amazed, as the b... Read more

"Wakey, Wakey" Starring Tony Hale ("Veep")

A.C.T.'s Geary Theater, San Francisco
Friday, January 24 - Sunday, February 16
  • Theater
  • Under $10

"The New York Times" may have hit the nail on the head when they called Will Eno's breakthrough 2005 play — and Pulitzer finalist — "Thom Pain (based on nothing)" "stand-up existentialism." His la... Read more

Broadway's Kate Baldwin: "How Did You Get This Number?"

Feinstein's at the Nikko, San Francisco
Friday, January 24 - Saturday, January 25
  • Music

Two-time Tony Award nominee Kate Baldwin’s new show titled, "How Did You Get This Number?", features signature songs from her acclaimed performances in "Finian’s Rainbow, Giant, Big Fish", and "He... Read more

"How to Transcend a Happy Marriage"

Custom Made Theatre, San Francisco
Friday, January 24 - Sunday, February 09
  • Theater

Sarah Ruhl was still in her twenties (and just two years out of grad school) when her breakthrough play "Eurydice" premiered, ushering her as a bright new star in the world of theater. Since then, she... Read more

Kate Robards' "PolySHAMory"

The Marsh San Francisco MainStage Theater, San Francisco
Friday, January 24 - Saturday, February 08
  • Theater
  • Under $10

Kate has everything she’s ever dreamed of… but so does Kate’s husband’s girlfriend. With a polyamory therapist and a sex-positive ethos, Kate begins a polyamorous marriage that goes wrong. A s... Read more

"Vinegar Tom"

The Ashby Stage, Berkeley
Friday, January 24 - Sunday, January 26
  • Theater

If witches have so much power, then why are they always poverty-stricken? "Vinegar Tom" is a wild mash-up of desperate women living in 17th century society with modern musical numbers connecting the t... Read more

"The Miss American Dream Show"

Kinetic Arts Center, Oakland
Friday, January 24 - Sunday, February 02
  • Theater

Blanca Fiberton is "The Miss American Dream Show". Taxes, infomercials and snacks. Everything America loves, Fiberton serves it up with satire and physical comedy. Remember when television was educati... Read more

"The Devil's Music: The Life and Blues of Bessie Smith"

Lesher Center for the Arts - Margaret Lesher Theatre, Walnut Creek
Friday, January 24 - Sunday, February 02
  • Theater
  • Comps
  • Hot
  • Under $10

Memphis, 1937. Transport yourself for one electrifying evening with Bessie Smith, as she recounts the incredible journey of her life and career, her loves and losses, and the songs that made her the s... Read more

Adam Cayton-Holland: "Happy Place"

The Gateway Theatre, San Francisco
Friday, January 24
  • Comedy
  • Added This Week

"Happy Place" is the new-one-man show from Adam Cayton-Holland, loosely adapted for stage from his critically acclaimed memoir, "Tragedy Plus Time" (Simon & Schuster). Cayton-Holland was plugging away... Read more

Astronomy Club: "Let's Talk About Race, Baby!"

Brava Theater Center - Main Theater, San Francisco
Friday, January 24
  • Comedy
  • Added This Week

Astronomy Club believes that the best way to overcome racial oppression is to identify it and satirize it. With the help of a special guest Monologist, along with short interviews from audience member... Read more

The Sloppy Boys / TSTMRKT

The Gateway Theatre, San Francisco
Friday, January 24
  • Comedy
  • Added This Week

The Sloppy Boys are an LA-based party rock band comprised of Mike Hanford, Jefferson Dutton, and Tim Kalpakis from the comedy group The Birthday Boys. They're coming to the Gateway Theatre in San Fran... Read more

Yoshi's Oakland: Japanese Cuisine & Live Music in the East Bay

Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland
Friday, January 24 - Thursday, February 27
  • Music
  • Under $10
  • Top Rated
  • Make It a Date
  • Good for Groups

Combining great Japanese cuisine and live music, Yoshi's Oakland has quickly become one of the world's most respected venues for jazz, rock, blues and more. What started as a small sushi bar has bloss... Read more

"Silent Sky"

Ross Valley Players at the Barn Theater, Ross
Friday, January 24 - Friday, January 31
  • Theater

Based on real people and real events, "Silent Sky" is the story of some of the first woman astronomers who helped pave the way to our understanding of both the universe and Earth. Three exceptional wo... Read more

Circus Feats in an Intimate Cabaret Setting

Circus Center, San Francisco
Friday, January 24 - Saturday, January 25
  • Circus & Magic
  • Under $10
  • Top Rated
  • Make It a Date
  • For Adults

San Francisco's Circus Center presents its acclaimed monthly entertainment series, the Circus Center Cabaret. It's a unique mix of live music and a rotating cast of the Bay Area's best circus and vari... Read more

Oakland's Comedy & Wine Night

Campovida Taste of Place, Oakland
Friday, January 24
  • Comedy

Oakland's Comedy & Wine Night is a comedy show in Oakland pairing nationally touring comedians with award-winning organic wine. It all happens at the Campovida Taste of Place in Oakland.... Read more

"Whose Line Is It Anyway?"-Like Improv Show Laugh Track City

Made Up Theatre, Fremont
Friday, January 24 - Saturday, February 08
  • Comps
  • Comedy
  • Under $10
  • Top Rated

Similar to "Whose Line Is It Anyway?", this fast-paced short-form improv show plays a series of improvised games and scenes based on audience suggestions. Laugh Track City is a great opportunity for t... Read more

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