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Intro


No shows until Jun 18th due to renovations.

 

Every Saturday at 222 Hyde St.

222 Hyde Street - Doors at 7:00, Show at 8:00

Click here for Tickets

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Intro


No shows until Jun 18th due to renovations.

 

Every Saturday at 222 Hyde St.

222 Hyde Street - Doors at 7:00, Show at 8:00

Click here for Tickets

June 18th Lineup

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Producers


The Setup is an underground stand-up comedy club in the heart of San Francisco run by comedians Richard Sarvate, Kevin Whittinghill, and Abhay Nadkarni. We showcase established comedians from around the country as well as local up-and-coming stars. 

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Producers


The Setup is an underground stand-up comedy club in the heart of San Francisco run by comedians Richard Sarvate, Kevin Whittinghill, and Abhay Nadkarni. We showcase established comedians from around the country as well as local up-and-coming stars. 

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Story


 

San Francisco is known for indulging and incubating the absurd whims, oddities, and genius of the freaks who call it home. Think Lenny Bruce, Robin Williams, and Margaret Cho. In this crazy spirit, The Setup provides a truly unique and memorable San Francisco comedy club experience. 

 

 

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Story


 

San Francisco is known for indulging and incubating the absurd whims, oddities, and genius of the freaks who call it home. Think Lenny Bruce, Robin Williams, and Margaret Cho. In this crazy spirit, The Setup provides a truly unique and memorable San Francisco comedy club experience. 

 

 

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History


This venue used to be the green room for the legendary Blackhawk jazz club. Miles Davis used to snort coke in this room. That's comedy feng shui.

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History


This venue used to be the green room for the legendary Blackhawk jazz club. Miles Davis used to snort coke in this room. That's comedy feng shui.

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Testimonials


We are listed as one of the best comedy clubs in San Francisco.

 

 

Read what people are saying on Yelp:

"Been to a ton of comedy shows around SF the last few years and The Setup is one of the best I've seen, probably in the top 3" - Ben D.


"We saw about 6 comedians, most were seasoned stand-up folks who've performed at Sketchfest, and all of them were hilarious! Definitely check it out, I'll be back soon for more laughs" - Meghan M


"It's bascially a preview of what sort of impressive talent and innovative comedy is out there and on its way to becoming the next famous act" - Roger S.

 

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Testimonials


We are listed as one of the best comedy clubs in San Francisco.

 

 

Read what people are saying on Yelp:

"Been to a ton of comedy shows around SF the last few years and The Setup is one of the best I've seen, probably in the top 3" - Ben D.


"We saw about 6 comedians, most were seasoned stand-up folks who've performed at Sketchfest, and all of them were hilarious! Definitely check it out, I'll be back soon for more laughs" - Meghan M


"It's bascially a preview of what sort of impressive talent and innovative comedy is out there and on its way to becoming the next famous act" - Roger S.

 

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End


The show is every Saturday. The bar opens at 7pm, and show starts at 8pm. Come early for cheap drinks and great seats.

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The show is every Saturday. The bar opens at 7pm, and show starts at 8pm. Come early for cheap drinks and great seats.