SF Sketchfest presents a dozen hand-picked stand-up comedians on the rise—names you might not know now, but will be hearing a lot from soon.
Erin Foley is an amazing comedic actress, comedian, and writer. Just this year, she made her stand-up debut on Conan, did a guest star on the NBC series Go On, and also performed stand-up on TV Guide’s inaugural series Stand-up In Stilettos hosted by Kate Flannery of The Office and Comedy Central’s new series Mash Up hosted by TJ Miller. Additionally, Erin has also had roles in Curb Your Enthusiasm, the acclaimed Tribeca Film Fest short Cried Suicide, and even a supporting role in Almost Famous. As a seasoned comedian, she also has a Comedy Central Presents under her belt, as well as having been on Premium Blend, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Chelsea Lately, E!, and more.
Dan St. Germain has been seen on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, John Oliver’s NY Standup Show on Comedy Central, The Electric Company, Guy Code on MTV2, New Year’s Eve Bash and World of Jenks on MTV, Big Morning Buzz and 100 Hottest Bodies on VH1, Hoppus on Music and Video By Trial on Fuse, and in the film Wifed Out. He’s written for The Onion Sports Network, Onion News Network, Hoppus on Music, Silent Library and been featured on WTF with Marc Maron, Keith and the Girl, and Sirius Radio. Dan’s the creator and star of the web series Kicking Dan Out featured on My Damn Channel and co hosts a weekly podcast with Sean Donnelly on Cave Comedy Radio called My Dumb Friends. His shorts have appeared on the front page of Funny or Die, Best Week Ever, and The Huffington Post. He played right wing blogger Kane Phillips during Comedy Central’s Indecision 2010 as well as been featured on Jokes.com, SpikeTv.com, and College Humor Live. He’s been in ad campaigns for Bushmills Whisky, Pre-play, Fins, Saint’s Row on Spike, and featured alongside Howard Stern in a Superbowl commercial for America’s Got Talent. He appeared as a “New Face” at the Montreal Just For Laughs Festival in 2011 and has also been part of the South By Southwest, Eugene Mirman, Bridgetown, New York, UNC, and Boston Comedy Festivals. He’s a 2009 ECNY nominee for Best Emerging Comic, a 2010 ECNY nominee for Best Male Standup, a Finalist in the NY Comedy Contest, a Semi Finalist in the Boston Comedy Festival, and selected as part of the Young Playwrights Festival in 2002. Dan will be recording his first album, Bad at the Good Times at the Boston Comedy Studio this fall on A Special Thing records.
“St. Germain has a playful, freewheeling sensibility that sends the audience tumbling through daydreams of his design” -Time Out New York
Cory Loykasek is an SF based stand-up comedian using laid back rants to take a high-brow look at low-brow issues. He is a regular on the For The People Comedy Tour and in 2012 performed in SF Sketchfest, Bridgetown Comedy Festival, and Outside Lands. Is Cory Funny? A lot of cool people think so. This one guy, Derrick, he was the JV quarterback at his division III high school, went to prom and everything, thinks Cory is 'pretty fucking good."
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All shows are 18 & over with valid photo ID.
There is a two drink minimum per person.
Cameras and video/audio recording devices are not permitted.
Hosted by Cory Loykasek
Tickets subject to all applicable facility fees and service charges. Please note we may cancel any ticket orders that exceed the published ticket limit. Tickets may not be available in all price levels and sections. Small personal cameras are allowed in the venue. Commercial photography, flash photography, professional cameras and recording devices are not permitted.
Check Out The SF Sketchfest Dozen: Erin Foley and Dan St. Germain