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Public Works: Speechless SF
May 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
$13 – $20
Since 2013, Speechless has been selling out shows at comedy clubs and conferences all over the country and the world. Armed only with a laser pointer and a deck of random slides, presenters ranging from stand up comedians to software engineers and Tony Award winners to TED presenters have put their talents to the test in the ultimate improvisational gauntlet–giving a presentation that they’ve never seen before. Fusing technology with comedy, Speechless is the entertainment experience for the Web 2.0 world.
For more info, go to http://www.speechlesslive.com/
“Comedic gold.” –The Wall Street Journal
“PowerPoint may never be the same.” –Newsweek
“Cutting edge humor comes with a side of tech.” —San Francisco Chronicle
WHEN: 5/17- Doors at 6 // Open mic at 6:30 (upstairs) // Main show at 7:30 (downstairs)
CROWDSOURCED OPEN MIC: A new iteration on the old open mic, Crowdsourced invites attendees to try their hand at presenting. Each presenter will have 3 minutes to present 3 slides. Audience chooses the funniest presenter to move onto to the Main Show at 7:30.
BOOZE: Yes, There Will Be Booze
COST: $13 Presale; $20 @ Door
AGE: SHOW IS ONLY FOR 21 +
FOR MORE INFO: www.speechlesslive.com
BONUS: There are custom job title badges with every pre-sale ticket to Speechless. Enter your best Silicon Valley-esque job title (for you and all guests) when checking out. You can pick up your badge at will call.
SEATING IS FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE & NOT GUARANTEED! THERE WILL BE PLENTY OF STANDING ROOM.
SPEECHLESS IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE IT’S PRESHOW SPEECHLESS OPEN MIKE:
The producers of Speechless are proud to announce their new monthly open mic, Crowdsourced, where anyone can try their hand at the hit PowerPoint based comedy show. Prospective presenters can sign up early by buying tickets to Speechless and then emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Or they can just buy a ticket when doors open at 6pm and sign up for Crowdsourced then. The audience’s favorite presenter will take the stage in Speechless at 7:30pm as the audience volunteer. So if you’ve ever wanted to be in the show, now you have a clear path to fake PowerPoint fame.
Crowdsourced will be part of the monthly pre-show experience for Speechless
Presenters must buy a ticket to Speechless in order to perform in open mic
Presenters can sign up early by buying a ticket online and emailing Speechless staff
Doors open at 6pm at Public Works/Sign Ups begin upstairs
Crowdsourced starts at 6:30pm upstairs
Audience vote determines winner of Crowdsourced
Winner moves on to perform in Speechless downstairs at 7:30pm