Chad Opitz

Chad Opitz is a comic whose hilarious and unique perspective is making him an oft booked staple at Bay Area clubs and showcases. Veering between one-liners, short story jokes, and sometimes even song, Opitz’ writing is as well-regarded as his character and performance work. Originally from Gig Harbor, WA, Chad resided in Santa Cruz from 2010 to 2016 before making the move to San Francisco, where he continues to hone his comedy like a broadsword. Chad has delighted audiences at a variety of comedy venues, including the San Jose Improv, Punchline, Cobb’s Comedy Club, and Rooster T. Feather’s.

Chad was a featured performer at the 2016 & 2017 San Francisco Sketchfest. He hosted an episode of “The Guest List” on Audible Channels in 2017. Chad was the winner of Bay Area legend Jimmy Gunn’s “Best Newcomer” award as well as a finalist in the Rooster T. Feathers Competition, semi-finalist in the San Francisco Comedy Competition, 2nd place finalist at the 2016 Sacramento Comedy Competition and 1st place winner of the Walk the Plank comedy competition.  He’s opened for Neil Hamburger, Gad Elmaleh, Michelle Wolf, Scott Thompson and many more, and was a featured performer at the 37th Annual Comedy Day in San Francisco in September of 2017.


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