Jill Bourque is a stand-up comedian, improvisor, and producer. She has produced and performed hundreds shows at the legendary Purple Onion in San Francisco. She’s the creator of the international hit improv show How We First Met which plays San Francisco each year for Valentine’s Day. She can be seen this Fall on TLC’s “Four Weddings” and she is the producer and star of the annual quirky stand-up show Not Your Normal New Year’s Eve at Herbst Theatre.
Jill’s comedy brings audiences into her hilarious world of modern mayhem and off-kilter characters. She’s performed her unique style of improvisational stand-up comedy in clubs, festivals, and theaters all over the world. Credits include Marines’ Memorial Theatre, The Plush Room, Bay Area Theatresports, Eureka Theater, Liquid Soap, Crystal Cruises, SF Sketchfest, Chicago Improv Festival, Los Angeles Improv Festival, San Franciso Improv Festival and many more.
“Local improv hero” -San Francisco Bay Guardian
“Favorite local comedian” – SF Weekly
“Riotous and rare treat” -Listen & Be Heard Magazine
“The Siren of San Francisco Comedy” -Vern Glenn, KRON