The San Francisco Sketchfest kicks off tonight at 8 P.M. (PT) with “Rifftrax: Night of the Shorts VI: Riffy Potter and the HalfBlood Riff”, starring Michael J. Nelson, Kevin Murphy and Bill Corbett (“Mystery Science Theater 3000”). Joining them will be special guests John Hodgman (“The Daily Show”), Adam Savage (“Mythbusters”), Paul F. Tompkins (“Best Week Ever”), original MST3K writers and performers Mary Jo Pehl and Bridget Nelson, and frequent RiffTrax Presents team Cole Stratton (“Pop My Culture Podcast”) and Janet Varney (“The Legend of Korra”).
This is an all ages show.
The SF Sketchfest is an annual comedy festival in it’s 15th year. It features sketch, improv, standup,altcomedy, podcasts, film, televison, debate, storytelling, gameshows, music variety, and workshops.
We covered all of the acts in the killer lineup this year last month, read more here about shows from Sally Field, the cast of Waiting for Guffman, Jeff Goldblum and more.