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Celebrate The Holidays and Ring in The New Year With The Groundlings!

Celebrate The Holidays and Ring in The New Year With The Groundlings!

The always merry Groundlings are here to spread some cheer this season with this year’s Holiday Show, Groundlings Ski Haus. For three magical weekends, this Holiday-themed sketch comedy show will take over The Groundlings Main Stage! If this is not already part of your holiday tradition, you’ll want to make it one, because no one roasts the holidays quite like The Groundlings do! 

As a special gift, the final Friday and Saturday of December will also be reserved for two amazing nights of Groundlings Holiday Show: Improv Edition, featuring a stellar cast of current Groundlings, alumni and special guests performing some of the most festive improv of the season.  

Featuring the newest Groundlings members Samantha DeSurra, Chris Guerra, and Leonard Robinson, along with Michael Churven, Julian Gant, Roy Jenkins, Phyllis Katz and Jessica Pohly. The show is directed by Karen Maruyama. 

Opening night for Groundlings Ski Haus will take place on December 6 and will run every Friday and Saturday at 8:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. through December 21. The Holiday Improv Shows will take place on December 27 and December 28 at 8:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. Tickets are $20.00 - $25.00

And the celebrations don’t stop there! You’ll also be able to ring in the New Year with The Groundlings at this year’s Groundlings New Year’s Eve Spectacular! With a hilarious show, delectable treats, and a special champagne toast, you’re not going to want to miss this celebration. Doors open at 9:00 p.m. where you’ll be met with gourmet appetizers and specialty cocktails. The show starts at 10:00 p.m. and concludes at midnight with a champagne toast to welcome 2020! Tickets are $100.

The Groundlings Theatre is located at 7307 Melrose Avenue in West Hollywood. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit or call (323) 934-4747

About The Groundlings Theatre

The Groundlings Theatre is an improvisation and sketch comedy theatre that has been entertaining LA audiences since 1974.  They are a non-profit organization founded by Gary Austin. The Groundlings School has been the foremost comedy training ground in Hollywood and the springboard for countless careers including comic geniuses from film and television such as Melissa McCarthy, Taran Killam, Jennifer Coolidge, Will Ferrell, Ana Gasteyer, Kathy Griffin, Cheryl Hines, Chris Kattan, Lisa Kudrow, Jon Lovitz, Paul Reubens, Maya Rudolph, Mindy Sterling and Kristen Wiig, among others.  You can see catch Groundlings and recent alumni on shows such as Saturday Night Live (Heidi Gardner, Mikey Day, Chloe Fineman), The Righteous Gemstones (Edi Patterson & Tony Cavalero), Community (Jim Rash), Man with a Plan (Matt Cook), A.P. Bio (Lyric Lewis).