Shortform: (usually on Fridays)
fun and fast-paced improvised theatre, filled with scenes, songs, games, and lots of audience participation and suggestions.

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Longform: (usually on Saturdays)
full-length, narrative, genre-driven, completely improvised stories based on audience suggestions.

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Gift Certificates & Subscriptions

Gift certificates for BATS Improv shows and classes make great gifts! (Ticket subscriptions may take a moment to load.)

Purchase a Gift Certificate for Classes

Gift Certificate FAQs

TWO-PACK/SIX-PACK: How do I use tickets from my six-pack or two-pack?
You will receive a unique subscription code via email after you complete your purchase.  To buy tickets, simply enter this code on our website during checkout for the show you would like tickets for.

CLASSES – How do I use a gift certificate to pay for a class?
Please email to enroll and pay for your class with a gift certificate. Include your name and the class name, instructor, and starting date. The class tuition will be deducted from your gift certificate total. Any balance due will need to be paid at the time of enrollment to guarantee your place in the class.

“You’ll leave feeling better than when you arrived.”

– Audience member

Paris Café (4:25)
Improvised live at BATS


shows-side-imageShows Every
Friday & Saturday

The BATS Main Stage Company performs every Friday and Saturday night at 8:00 in BATS’ Bayfront Theater at historic Fort Mason Center in San Francisco’s scenic Marina District. Shows change every month.