The Edwardian Ball, SF Sketchfest, Cirque du Soleil and more.
The popular comedy festival returns to San Francisco with more than 200 events, from stand-up and improv to film screenings and game shows. The festival presents local and up-and-coming talent as well as national headliners, including Thomas Middleditch, Pamela Adlon, Jeff Goldblum and Ricky Jay. Among the numerous highlights are fake TED talks, a screening of “What’s Up, Doc?” with director Peter Bogdanovich, StarTalk Live with Bill Nye and Eugene Mirman, a tribute to Tim and Eric, “Story Pirates” with Patton Oswalt and Sasheer Zamata and much more. sfsketchfest.com