Tenderloin indie entertainment venue PianoFight is closing permanently

The former Initial Joe’s at 144 Taylor Street became the tunes and theater venue PianoFight in 2014, which expanded with a second Oakland venue in 2020. But the pandemic was nevertheless clearly a trouble for the PianoFight, as they were pressured to start a digital location a pair months later, and now SFist reports that the two PianoFight venues are closing completely. 

“Of system it’s sad to near,” PianoFight govt director Dan Williams claimed in a launch., “But we’re so grateful, and so very pleased of what we’ve been able to do.” 

“We reported sure to every thing because we could, we wanted to, and it was a lot more entertaining than indicating no.” Williams additional, estimating that extra than 10,000 artists have performed at the venues.

Both PianoFight venues’ remaining performances will be on Saturday, March 18, 2023

But there are still almost two a lot more months of PianoFight reveals scheduled, including SF SketchFest displays, and more performances by the SF Neo Futurists and Leela Improv. You can see the total remaining PianoFight calendar on-line.