There are several ways to get involved with SF Sketchfest:

SF Sketchfest accepts submissions from sketch comedy groups, solo sketch/character performers, one-person shows, improv groups, short sketchy self-produced plays, live podcasts, alternative comedy acts, musical comedy acts, live podcasts and stand-up comedians. The 14th Annual SF Sketchfest is slated for January 22 – February 8, 2015.

Applications were accepted between July 1st and October 15th, 2014.  All those who applied will be contacted between November 15th and December 15th regarding their participation, and the line-up is typically announced in early to mid December. Thanks to all who submitted!


Each year, SF Sketchfest offers a number of paid staff positions and non-paid internships from mid-December through mid February. Positions include:
• Publicity and Marketing Coordinator
• Guest Services Coordinator
• Production Manager/Technical Director
• Stage Manager
• House Manager/Volunteer Coordinator
• Box Office/Concessions/Merchandise Manager
• Festival Internships
Please e-mail cover letters and resumes to


SF Sketchfest would not be possible without the support of our dedicated and enthusiastic volunteers. Volunteer positions include:
• Ushers
• Concessions/Merchandise Sales
• Poster/Flyer Distribution
• Drivers (must provide valid driver’s license and proof of insurance)
• Artist Hospitality
• Technical Support (Lights/Sound/Video)
• Stagehands
• Pre-Festival Preparation
If you are interested in becoming an SF Sketchfest volunteer, please contact us at and indicate which areas you would like to participate in.


If you or your business or organization would like information on sponsoring SF Sketchfest and taking advantage of the many benefits we have to offer, contact us at to get started today.