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Cheaper Than Therapy

Closed Now: 10:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 PM - 11:30 PM
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Great comedy at a great price.

Funny and affordable show, there was an MC and 4 comedians. Theatre style setting. They encourage... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
Ottawa, Canada
via mobile
Hysterical stand up

We found this show online and are so glad we did. Good Stand up is hard to find. The comedians... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2018
Salisbury, Maryland
via mobile
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8 Oct 2018
“Great comedy at a great price. ”
24 Apr 2018
“Hysterical stand up ”
Description Come spend an intimate evening enjoying unadulterated stand-up comedy with some of the best comedians from the Bay Area and beyond at Cheaper Than Therapy. The show is every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 10pm and every Sunday at 7pm...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 PM - 11:30 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
533 Sutter St, Shelton Theater, San Francisco, CA 94102-1127
Union Square
+1 512-586-4401
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not therapeutic at all. For $20 I expected to laugh. If you're into supporting local theater then by all means show up and support them.

Thank LijkeJe
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Funny and affordable show, there was an MC and 4 comedians. Theatre style setting. They encourage you to get up and hit the bar during the show. Price is great at $20 + $2 charge for online.

Thank Caro11
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

We found this show online and are so glad we did. Good Stand up is hard to find. The comedians were good to the audience and jokes were relevant and funny. The ticket price was appropriate and will return next time we are in SF

Thank ilovemysandyfeet
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed this show! Everyone laughed and a good variety of topics. Very entertaining. Definitely would go back.

Thank Jilene H
Reviewed 20 November 2017

This comedy place really impressed me. There's just a really fun vibe about this theatre and this troupe. We saw several acts; the producers of the show were there and performed for us, too. Fully stocked bar. It's a very intimate little theater; the performers...More

Thank jweir__204
Reviewed 22 September 2017

I was really really looking forward to our night at Cheaper than Therapy as ive been to a few comedy nights in NY and theyve been fantastic! However i cannot stress much on how i regret my decision to actually waste my time and money...More

Thank TheHappyWanderer88
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Great atmosphere! This is exactly what I imagined a small theater would be about. Just got there, meet people and have fun. A must do in San Francisco!

Thank gim872
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is the type of places you'll tell all your friends about. An absolutely great atmosphere, super funny comedians and a small and cozy theater. Feels like home. Don't think twice and do it!

1  Thank Youcef E
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We found this night through a local meet-up group that was advertised in the hostel we stayed at. The night included dinner in Chinatown followed by the show and was a great opportunity to meet locals as well as other travellers. As other reviewers have...More

1  Thank kbford2017
Reviewed 24 June 2017

We were really impressed by these local comedians. I think there were 6 different comedians/acts, and we enjoyed all except one. The audience all laughed all night.

Thank Robyn C
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Kellie S
14 April 2016|
Response from cluelessblues |
Buying tickets in advance online is the sure-fire way to get seats to the show. The theater is a one-minute walk from Sir Francis Drake Hotel.