How We First Met
Love Improvised! HOW WE FIRST MET, the hilarious hit improv comedy show inspired by real-life tales of romance. In HOW WE FIRST MET, comedian and emcee Jill Bourque interviews three couples live on stage about their first encounter while a team of brilliant performers transforms pivotal moments from each real-life romantic rendezvous into improvised sketches and songs.
"CRAZY LOVE!" - Wall Street Journal
“BRILLIANT! A national phenomenon.” -Oakland Tribune
“AMAZING, FUN, ADDICTIVE!” -San Francisco… Show more
Created by jill.bourque
Jill Bourque is a stand-up comedian, improvisor, and producer. These are all necessary skills for raising two boys and one husband. She began stand-up on a whim when her firstborn was just three months old as a way to get out of the house....
Paul Erskine (Improvisor) is a hopeless romantic, performing in all nine seasons of HWFM and often officiating in weddings; some real, some not. The “not real” ones were onboard the RMS Queen Mary where as “Captain Julius Yaghtman” he orchestrated impromptu weddings....
In twenty years of improv with Flash Family, BATS Improv, and others, Scott Keck (Improvisor) has played to empty late shows, drunks at Cobb's, and a sold-out house at the Great American Music Hall....
Laura Derry (Improvisor) returns for another seaon of HWFM. She's an improviser, actor, director, teacher and musician, and is celebrating 19 years in San Francisco. Laura has a B.A. in Theatre Arts from UCSC, has trained at ACT and with a number of Shakespeare companies, plus BATS School of Improvisation....
Deborah Wade (Improvisor) makes her HWFM debut this season. Deborah has worked in the Bay Area in commercials, films and theatre for the past fifteen years. She has performed with many Bay Area theatre groups, most recently as a member of RIPE Theatre who write all their own shows....
609 Sutter St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
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at Yoshi's San Francisco Live Music & RestaurantTue 6/4 8:00p
at Wells Fargo Center for the ArtsFri 9/13 8:00p
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at SFJAZZ CenterThu 5/30 7:30p
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