SF Sketchfest announces the additions of Billy Crystal, Alan Zweibel, Alan Arkin, Colin Mochrie, Brad Sherwood, Sammy Hagar, Busy Philipps, James Roday, Michael Chabon and more to an already impressive festival lineup. The 15th Annual SF Sketchfest is set to take place January 7-24 with more than 200 shows featuring top comedic talents performing in 19 venues across the city. The 16-day festival will feature major comedy stars and the best up-and-coming comedians from the world of sketch, stand-up, alternative comedy, music, improv, films, tributes, live podcasts, workshops and panel discussions. Here’s the complete breakdown of the recently added shows:
The SF Sketchfest Great Collaborators Tribute: Billy Crystal & Alan Zweibel, in Conversation
Sunday, January 10th, 7pm, The Castro Theatre
An Afternoon with Alan Arkin: “The Russians are Coming, The Russians are Coming” 50th Anniversary Screening and Q&A
Sunday, January 10th, 2pm, The Castro Theatre
Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood: Two Man Group
Live improv with two of the stars of Whose Line Is It Anyway?
Sunday, January 10, 7:00pm & 9:30pm, Marines’ Memorial Theatre
Sammy Hagar joins the live Rock Solid Podcast!
Saturday, January 9th, 3pm, Swedish American Hall
Busy Philipps (“Cougar Town”) joins both shows of Workjuice Theater
Saturday, January 9th, two shows: 7:30pm, 10pm, Brava Theater
James Roday (Psych) is the special guest monologist for Theme Park Improv
Saturday, January 16th, 10pm, Brava Theater
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Michael Chabon (The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay) will be a guest on Rhett Miller’s Wheels Off show
Sunday, January 10th, 8pm, Swedish American Hall