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Best Of The Bay SF Weekly

In 2012 I was voted Best Comedian in the Best Of The Bay edition of the SF Weekly. Actually it was a 3 way tie but a win is still a win! I’ll take it. I was lucky enough to be voted along with 2 other very funny and talented comedians Marga Gomez and Casey Ley!

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Voted BEST COMEDIAN SF Bay Guardian

Best Comedian: SF Bay Guardian

I was lucky enough to be voted Best Comedian by The San Francisco Bay Guardian in 2005. Up until then only Robin Williams had been voted Best Comedian and for that I was obviously incredibly humbled. I also truly believed that I didn’t deserve such praise. At that point in my career I hadn’t even done stand-up. I hosted The …

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I Won A Jimmy Gunn Bay Area Stand Up Comedy Award!

Honored to be a recipient of The KEEP AN EYE OUT AWARD by Jimmy Gunn. This is a really talented line-up of comedians! Now bring on the money, ladies and an over-zealous posse. Every year Bay Area comedy legend Jimmy Gunn hosts the “Jimmy Gunn Bay Area Stand-Up Comedy Awards”. He asks that members of the community write in to him the names …

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Me and FIAT having a fun chat on Twitter

I have been having a very fun back-and-forth on Twitter with FIAT of San Francisco. One day I tweeted that I couldn’t find my car and they were concerned for me. I have coyly and subliminally suggested that they sponsor a comedy tour with me and 3 other weirdo’s.   

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SF Examiner 2011 Paco Romane “Standup Star”

#tbt Front page of the The San Francisco Examiner in 2011. Somehow I got lumped in with these Standup Stars! Comedy Day! 2014 is this SUNDAY! — withKoletkar Samson, Kevin Meaney, Diane Amos, Debi Durst and Carrie Snow.  

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Live Interview on KGO 810: The Finch Files

After nine years, the longest running comedy show in San Francisco has ended. We talked to Paco Romane of The Romane Event Comedy Shows about the state of comedy in San Francisco. – See more at:

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Live Interview on

From Paco Romane talks with Legends Radio about his many years of performing comedy in San Francisco, his many achievements and about his long running comedy show The Romane Event Comedy Show.

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Paco Romane Interview On NPR’s Forum

Paco Romane Interview on NPR Forum Show My interview on NPR’s Forum as part of Killing My Lobster and SF Sketchfest. We talked comedy and got to perform some sketches LIVE on air! “San Francisco’s comedy festival, SF Sketchfest, is in full swing. The festival, which lasts more than two weeks, brings big national names in comedy and local acts …

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Comedy Star Pleased To Perform Stand-Up in SF Sketchfest

Romane Event Comedy Star Please To Do Stand Up at SF Sketchfest From For more than two weeks the annual San Francisco Sketchfest will be presenting a cornucopia of various types of comedy skits, spoofs and stand up routines by an array of talent, both nationally and locally known. Among this year’s local participants in the SF Sketchfest line …

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NPR Interview: Paco Romane Edges Closer to a Comedic ‘Breakthrough’

From Paco Romane walked on stage at San Francisco’s Make-Out Room, surveyed the crowd, adjusted the mic, then launched into a series of observations — about his personal life, about his upbringing in Michigan — that had the audience laughing, applauding and yelling, “Yeah!” “I grew up,” said Romane, “in the racist, redneck area of Michigan — called Michigan.” A …

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