The Setup November 4th

Fri Nov 4
The Beer Basement
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Arts, Comedy
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The Setup is back at 222 Hyde with your hosts Richard Sarvate and Abhay Nadkarni.

The Setup is an underground stand up comedy show located at The Basement in the heart of San Francisco. This venue was once the green room for the legendary Blackhawk jazz venue. Miles Davis snorted coke in this room. That's comedy feng shui.

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We feature established comedians from around the country as well as local up-and-coming stars. Our goal is to provide a truly raw alternative experience. 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, Jefferson Airplane.

The show always ends before 10:00pm so there is plenty of time to watch the show, do something afterwards, and then catch BART or MUNI.

The show is every Friday and Saturday. Come early for great seats because the shows fill up quickly.

Q. Is there an age requirement?
A. Yes, 21+
Q. Is there a drink minimum?
A. No, there is no drink minimum.
Q. Is there parking available?
A. There is no parking at the venue, but there are many public parking garages close by. The closest one is Golden Gate Parking.

For more information, please visit our website at and feel free to email us at [email protected] or call us anytime at (415) 923-8610.

*The Setup has open seating on a first come, first serve basis. Seats are not guaranteed past 8pm so try to get there early.

See you at the show!

Artists / Speakers: Richard Sarvate, Abhay Nadkarni.


  1. The Beer Basement
    222 Hyde Street, San Francisco, CA