Schedule


October · November · December · January

22

WED
 
8:00 PM
 
The Crazy Uncle Joe Show

Come and see one of L.A.'s longest running long-form improvisation shows! Watch as The Groundlings Players begin with three suggestions from the crowd, and then proceed to weave the stories together, traveling back and forth through time, playing different characters in many different situations. AND, they keep it up for an uncanny 40 minutes straight. AND, after a brief intermission, they come back and do it all over again with three new suggestions!

 

ABSOLUTELY NO LATE SEATING

 

No Refunds or Exchanges


16 and over only.

 

If a show is SOLD OUT online, that means ALL tickets have been issued. You may try your luck at the door. All shows have a first come first serve cancellation line outside. No prior waitlist will be kept.

 

Management reserves the right to refuse admittance to anyone who appears younger than 16 years of age with no ticket refund or exchange.

 

Cast is subject to change.

 

$1 service charge included in ticket price.

 

Show Duration: 1hr 35mins with intermission





 
10:00 PM
 
We Heart Kevin

All proceeds support beloved Groundlings teacher Kevin Berntson during his recovery and recuperation.


ABSOLUTELY NO LATE SEATING

 

No Refunds or Exchanges


16 and over only. Management reserves the right to refuse admittance to anyone who appears younger than 16 years of age with no ticket refund or exchange. 

 

Cast is subject to change.

 

$1 service charge included in ticket price.

 

Show Duration: 95 mins with an intermission



23

THU
 
8:00 PM
 
Cookin' With Gas

Since 1992 The Groundlings Main Company, Alumni and Sunday Companies have played together every Thursday night in the all-improv explosion that has become almost as much of an institution as the Groundlings Theatre itself! Based entirely on audience suggestions, the comic daredevils invent custom-made satire and song. Each week features a new surprise guest.

 

ABSOLUTELY NO LATE SEATING

 

No Refunds or Exchanges


16 and over only.

 

If a show is SOLD OUT online, that means ALL tickets have been issued. You may try your luck at the door. All shows have a first come first served cancellation line outside. No prior waitlist will be kept.

 

Management reserves the right to refuse admittance to anyone who appears younger than 16 years of age with no ticket refund or exchange.

 

Cast is subject to change.

 

$1 service charge included in ticket price.

 

Show Duration: 1hr 50mins with intermission





 
10:00 PM
 
Halloween Special Event: You Paid to DIE* Tonight!

WARNING: THIS SHOW CONTAINS SMOKE, STROBE LIGHTS, LOUD NOISES, AND YOU MAY ALSO GET WET (From water or your own bodily fluids)!!! DISCRETION IS ADVISED!

It's not SKETCH comedy, it's SCARE comedy! 

Out of the darkness of the void rose a Halloween Show the likes which had never been seen!  Half funny, half terrifying, this show contains sketches designed with the souless purpose of scaring our guests. Only playing one night, you won't want to miss this original haunting performed by an all-star cast of Groundlings, Sunday Company Alumni, and special guests!
 

 

Presented by Chris Eckert and Tom Fonss.



24

FRI
 
8:00 PM
 
Slippery When Groundlings

The legendary Groundlings Theatre troupe presents its latest and greatest main stage show. It's an evening of sketches and some improvisation, always original and always hilarious.

Check out the photo album, HERE!


ABSOLUTELY NO LATE SEATING

 

No Refunds or Exchanges

 

16 and over only.  

 

Management reserves the right to refuse admittance to anyone who appears younger than 16 years of age with no ticket refund or exchange.


Cast is subject to change.

 

$1 service charge included in ticket price.

 

Show Duration: 1hr 50 mins with intermission

 

If a show is sold out online, that means all tickets have been issued. You may try your luck at the door. All shows have a first come first served cancellation line outside. No prior waitlist will be kept.





 
10:00 PM
 
The Completely Different Late Show

ALL IMPROV TONIGHT!

Hilarity knows no hours! The Completely Different Late Show is an all-star improv extravaganza of the Main Company. The show is different every week, featuring Main Company Groundlings. Sometimes you'll enjoy THE perfect blend of various sketch & improvisation styles all in one night !

 

This show is the best "thing to do" in Los Angeles on Friday night. This show is enjoyed by everyone, whether it is a date you want to impress, birthday parties and various other group gatherings.  The bigger the group, the better the ambiance. 

 

ABSOLUTELY NO LATE SEATING

 

No Refunds or Exchanges


16 and over only. Management reserves the right to refuse admittance to anyone who appears younger than 16 years of age with no ticket refund or exchange. 

 

Cast is subject to change.

 

$1 service charge included in ticket price.

 

Show Duration: 1 hr 40mins with intermission



25

SAT
 
8:00 PM
 
Slippery When Groundlings

The legendary Groundlings Theatre troupe presents its latest and greatest main stage show. It's an evening of sketches and some improvisation, always original and always hilarious.

Check out the photo album, HERE!


ABSOLUTELY NO LATE SEATING

 

No Refunds or Exchanges

 

16 and over only.  

 

Management reserves the right to refuse admittance to anyone who appears younger than 16 years of age with no ticket refund or exchange.


Cast is subject to change.

 

$1 service charge included in ticket price.

 

Show Duration: 1hr 50 mins with intermission

 

If a show is sold out online, that means all tickets have been issued. You may try your luck at the door. All shows have a first come first served cancellation line outside. No prior waitlist will be kept.





 
10:00 PM
 
Slippery When Groundlings

The legendary Groundlings Theatre troupe presents its latest and greatest main stage show. It's an evening of sketches and some improvisation, always original and always hilarious.

Check out the photo album, HERE!


ABSOLUTELY NO LATE SEATING

 

No Refunds or Exchanges

 

16 and over only.  

 

Management reserves the right to refuse admittance to anyone who appears younger than 16 years of age with no ticket refund or exchange.


Cast is subject to change.

 

$1 service charge included in ticket price.

 

Show Duration: 1hr 50 mins with intermission

 

If a show is sold out online, that means all tickets have been issued. You may try your luck at the door. All shows have a first come first served cancellation line outside. No prior waitlist will be kept.



27

MON
 
8:00 PM
 
The Black Version

Come see The Black Version!

 

Here are the deets:

Concept: Audience suggest title of popular film and cast of all black comedy actors improvise the black version of it. Simple? Yes. Funny? Hells Yeah!!

 

Who:

Created by: Jordan Black (Halfway Home, Punk'd)
Daniele Gaither (Mad TV, Chocolate News)
Keegan-Michael Key (Key and Peele, Mad TV, Gary Unmarried)
Phil LaMarr (Mad TV, The Pee Wee Herman Show)
Jordan Peele (Key and Peele, Mad TV, Wanderlust)
Gary Anthony Williams (Boston Legal, Boondocks)
Cedric Yarbrough (Reno 911, Black Dyanamite)

Directed by Karen Maruyama (Whose Line Is It Anyway?, Curb Your Enthusiasm)


Cast subject to change.

 

ABSOLUTELY NO LATE SEATING

 

No Refunds or Exchanges

16 and over only. Management reserves the right to refuse admittance to anyone who appears younger than 16 years of age with no ticket refund or exchange. Cast is subject to change.

 

$1 service charge included in ticket price.

 

Show Duration: 1hr 50mins with intermission





 
8:00 PM
 
The Black Version

Come see The Black Version!

 

Here are the deets:

Concept: Audience suggest title of popular film and cast of all black comedy actors improvise the black version of it. Simple? Yes. Funny? Hells Yeah!!

 

Who:

Created by: Jordan Black (Halfway Home, Punk'd)
Daniele Gaither (Mad TV, Chocolate News)
Keegan-Michael Key (Key and Peele, Mad TV, Gary Unmarried)
Phil LaMarr (Mad TV, The Pee Wee Herman Show)
Jordan Peele (Key and Peele, Mad TV, Wanderlust)
Gary Anthony Williams (Boston Legal, Boondocks)
Cedric Yarbrough (Reno 911, Black Dyanamite)

Directed by Karen Maruyama (Whose Line Is It Anyway?, Curb Your Enthusiasm)


Cast subject to change.

 

ABSOLUTELY NO LATE SEATING

 

No Refunds or Exchanges

16 and over only. Management reserves the right to refuse admittance to anyone who appears younger than 16 years of age with no ticket refund or exchange. Cast is subject to change.

 

$1 service charge included in ticket price.

 

Show Duration: 1hr 50mins with intermission



28

TUE
 
8:00 PM
 
Charlotte's Shorts

Charlotte’s Shorts is a 90-minute comedy show featuring eight of the world’s greatest actors reading fictional short stories, letters and emails. One night only!

 

The cast: Tim Bagley, Laraine Newman, Jonathan Stark, Jordan Black, Bridget Sienna, Lisa Schurga, Lynne Marie Stewart, Andrew Friedman.

 

Directed by: Charlotte Dean and Tracy Newman

 

ABSOLUTELY NO LATE SEATING

 

No Refunds or Exchanges


16 and over only.

 

If a show is SOLD OUT online, that means ALL tickets have been issued. You may try your luck at the door. All shows have a first come first serve cancellation line outside. No prior waitlist will be kept.

 

Management reserves the right to refuse admittance to anyone who appears younger than 16 years of age with no ticket refund or exchange.

 

Cast is subject to change.

 

$1 service charge included in ticket price.

 

Show Duration: 90 mins 



29

WED
 
8:00 PM
 
The Crazy Uncle Joe Show

Come and see one of L.A.'s longest running long-form improvisation shows! Watch as The Groundlings Players begin with three suggestions from the crowd, and then proceed to weave the stories together, traveling back and forth through time, playing different characters in many different situations. AND, they keep it up for an uncanny 40 minutes straight. AND, after a brief intermission, they come back and do it all over again with three new suggestions!

 

ABSOLUTELY NO LATE SEATING

 

No Refunds or Exchanges


16 and over only.

 

If a show is SOLD OUT online, that means ALL tickets have been issued. You may try your luck at the door. All shows have a first come first serve cancellation line outside. No prior waitlist will be kept.

 

Management reserves the right to refuse admittance to anyone who appears younger than 16 years of age with no ticket refund or exchange.

 

Cast is subject to change.

 

$1 service charge included in ticket price.

 

Show Duration: 1hr 35mins with intermission



30

THU
 
8:00 PM
 
Cookin' With Gas

Since 1992 The Groundlings Main Company, Alumni and Sunday Companies have played together every Thursday night in the all-improv explosion that has become almost as much of an institution as the Groundlings Theatre itself! Based entirely on audience suggestions, the comic daredevils invent custom-made satire and song. Each week features a new surprise guest.

 

ABSOLUTELY NO LATE SEATING

 

No Refunds or Exchanges


16 and over only.

 

If a show is SOLD OUT online, that means ALL tickets have been issued. You may try your luck at the door. All shows have a first come first served cancellation line outside. No prior waitlist will be kept.

 

Management reserves the right to refuse admittance to anyone who appears younger than 16 years of age with no ticket refund or exchange.

 

Cast is subject to change.

 

$1 service charge included in ticket price.

 

Show Duration: 1hr 50mins with intermission





 
10:00 PM
 
TNMB: Bad Company

Hey Everyone the Next BAD COMPANY, The Groundlings ex-Sunday improv show, is OCT 30, at 10!!!!




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