SF CHRONICLE's AND SF EXAMINER'S Comedy PICK OF THE WEEK!~
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TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR AT MAKE-OUT ROOM!
See the @romane_event comedy show on Wed Nov 27
Fresh off a hot summer of comedy (Cobb’s, SF Punch Line, Comedy Central) one of San Francisco’s favorite comedians Paco Romane (voted Best Comedian SF Weekly 2012) hosts his last Romane Event shows of 2013. Join Paco and one of the best line-ups he has put together at this ALL-STAR comedy show at The Make-Out Room on November 27th! See a great line up of comics: headliner Johnny Taylor (Tangled Up in Plaid Comedy CD), with Mary-Alice McNab (Winner "Who Wants To be A Headliner?"), Chris Riggins (Opener for Dave Chappelle), Chris Storin (The SF Punch Line), Kevin O'Shea (Cynic Cave), and Ivan Hernandez (Give Me Fiction Comedy Show). and hosted by Paco Romane (Comedy Central, NPR, NBC). And I just added the comedy musical group IMAGINARY RADIO!
The Romane Event is located in one of San Francisco’s most beloved clubs, The Make-Out Room. The SF Weekly called The Romane Event 'an achievement in the general SF nightlife'. The Romane Event Comedy Show features ‘top-shelf talent’ in an anything-goes-and-probably-will environment and is considered one of the best comedy shows in the Bay Area and is currently the longest running alt-comedy shows as well.
The Romane Event has been featured and a top-pick on television, radio and in print including: The Huffington Post, The Onion, NBC Bay Area, NPR, SF Weekly, SF Guardian, SF Chronicle, East Bay Express, SF Examiner, Latin BayArea, SF FunCheap, Broke-Ass Stuart, The Bold Italic, Mission Mission, SF Station, YELP, The Egotist, Time Out SF, and many more! See a lineup of hand-picked performers, many of whom have appeared on late-night television and have performed on Comedy Central, Letterman, Chelsea Lately, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, The Tonight Show, HBO and more!
This beloved Bay Area comedy show has long been a "must perform" show for the Bay Area's top comedians, and a must-see for comedy fans. Romane Event alums include: Will Durst, Sean Hayes, Will Franken, Dan Piraro, Ms Pat, Marga Gomez, Larry "Bubbles" Brown, Ali Wong, W. Kamau Bell, Janine Brito, Kevin Avery, Nato Green, Moshe Kasher, Caitlin Gill, Chris Garcia, Sheng Wang, David Gborie, Brent Weinbach, Mo Mandel, Killing My Lobster, Melinda Hill, and many, many more.
KQED’s Forum had Paco Romane and two of the founders of Sf Sketchfest, Janet Varney and Cole Stratton, on to discuss sketch comedy. They talked about SF Sketchfest and the current state of comedy and Paco and fellow Killing My Lobster members performed a few sketches! Listen here
Get show updates, info and special tix giveaways by following The Romane Event Comedy Show on Twitter! @romane_event
Paco Romane, is an award-winning stand up comedian (voted “Best Comedian” in the San Francisco Weekly and San Francisco Bay Guardian), actor, writer, and director. He has been described as a mix of your favorite Uncle with just a pinch of Jack Black. He has established himself as one of the funniest new comedians on the comedy scene and his energetic, self-deprecating comedic style is a hit with audiences across the country.
Bookers have called Romane, “a favorite with crowds because he brings energy, improv and great observations into his act and he is one of the most engaging comedians in America!” NPR recently named Paco Romane “an up-and-coming” comedian and NBC Bay Area said, “7 years of success have kept Paco Romane at the top of the Bay Area comedy scene.” Recently he was invited to talk about comedy on Michael Krasny’s Forum on NPR and was given the rare opportunity to perform live on the air.
He was twice voted “Best Comedian” in the San Francisco Weekly and SF Bay Guardian .
Romane uses his work from Killing My Lobster, the Bay Area’s Premier Sketch Comedy group, to create routines and characters that are inventive, funny, spontaneous, and utterly unique.
He has a very big and loyal following online, in the Bay Area and in Michigan where he is from. As a stand up Paco has worked with Robin Williams, Eric Andre (on the Eric Andre Show),Brendan Walsh, Kids In the Hall, Kevin Meeny, A Whitney Brown, Ali Wong, Will Franken, Marga Gomez, Will Durst, Jake Johanssen, Greg Proops, Joe Rogan, Rick Overton, Dana Carvey and others!
“San Francisco comedian Paco Romane keeps audiences coming back with live gigs and TV shows” KQED
“Coldwater native and WMU grad tells Drunk History for Comedy Central” Mlive.com
"Much like Paco, the festival is a mash up of all things funny -- sketch, stand-up, improv, you name it. We're thrilled to include Paco's cool stand-up show, 'The Romane Event' in the festival this year for the first time, and to shed some light on Paco's stand-up, which is really strong." Cole Stratton, Producer of SF Sketchfest
"7 years of success has kept Paco Romane at the top of the Bay Area comedy scene." NBC Bay Area
"Paco Romane runs one finely tuned comedy show each month at the Make Out Room. As host of The Romane Event Comedy Show, Paco really knows how to warm up a room and create the proper, relaxed comedy atmosphere that comedians love to perform at and audience members love to laugh their you-know-what off at. In addition, it's backed by cool tunes from DJ Specific." HuffingtonPost.com
"7 Years of the Romane Event Comedy Show is a stay unheard of in the SF comedy scene and an achievement in the general nightlife as well." SF Weekly
"Paco Romane's hilarious monthly comedy/variety show." The Onion
“One of the best monthly comedy shows in SF” sfstandup.com
“Paco Romane, host with the most, really brings the laughs.” SF Bay Guardian
"Highly Recommended” NPR
5 STAR RATING ON YELP!