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Groundlings Pledge Week

Every Friday @ 8pm, Saturday @ 8pm & 10pm

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...

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Groundlings Pledge Week

Every Friday @ 8pm, Saturday @ 8pm & 10pm

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...

The Crazy Uncle Joe Show

Wednesdays at 8PM

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,...

Cookin' With Gas

Thursdays at 8PM

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...

The Completely Different Late Show

Fridays at 10PM

SKETCH NIGHTS ARE BACK!    Hilarity knows no hours! The Completely Different Late Show is an all-star extravaganza featuring Main Company Groundlings. The show is different every week,...

TGIS: Thank Goodness It's Sunday

Every Sunday @ 7:30pm

The Groundlings Sunday Company puts forth new sketches every week in this hilarious show. It's a fun cast brimming with new talent from the TOP level of The Groundlings School!   Cast is...

Sister Groundling

Tuesday August 16th @ 8pm

Sketch Comedy from the LADIES of the Main Company!   Cast is subject to change. Show Duration: 2 Acts with an Intermission   ABSOLUTELY NO LATE SEATING   No Refunds or...

A Bunch of Losers Reading Their Essays

Monday 8/1 @ 8pm

  Benefit for Colin Wells A BUNCH OF LOSERS READING THEIR ESSAYS SEEN ANY PERSONAL ESSAY SHOWS LATELY?  THIS ONE’S WORSE… AND IMPROVISED. Helvetica...

Bad Company

Thursday July 28th @ 10pm

Sunday Company members re-unite in an amazing night of improv!    Cast is subject to change. Show duration: 1 hour ABSOLUTELY NO LATE SEATING   No Refunds or...

How to Not Kill Yourself for 30 days...

... And the Next 330. Monday 8/15 @ 8pm

A One Act Play by Annie Sertich  (based on a true story)   Back by popular demand!    Make sure to get your tix in advance!     ABSOLUTELY NO LATE...

The Gale

Tuesday August 9th @ 8pm

A ferociously queer night of improv. Put on your captains hat and come sail the gay seas with this steadfast crew.  WATCH TRAILER HERE!   ABSOLUTELY NO LATE SEATING   No...

Unapologetically Black

Monday August 22nd @ 8pm

A quick stroll of one Black woman's journey through, racism, classism, cultural identity, self-help, forgivenes and faith.   ABSOLUTELY NO LATE SEATING   No Refunds or...

Standup Comedy Explosion!

Thursday August 18th @ 10pm

A night of standup comedy here at The Groundlings with the band and everything!   Unlike other standup shows, we have no minimums.   ABSOLUTELY NO LATE SEATING   No Refunds or...

Gary Austin Presents: Two Ring Circus

Tuesday August 2nd @ 8pm

"TWO RING CIRCUS – AN IMPROVISED SHOW" DIRECTED BY GARY AUSTIN, Founder of The Groundlings   See this superb cast of improvising actors. You'll laugh. You'll cry. You'll kiss your...

Good Girls Aren't Funny - G3 STAGE

Sunday August 28th @ 7PM -G3 stage

After years of performing, teaching, and directing improv in NYC at her own improv school as well as at The Groundlings in LA where she both taught and performed for many years, Holly couldn't help...

GARY AUSTIN IN WORD AND SONG

Saturday August 6th @ 8:30pm (G3 STAGE)

  “Austin’s songs harken the best of the classic storytellers such as Kris Kristofferson, John Prine, Townes Van Zandt and Rodney Crowell and The Traveler leaves listeners feeling...

The Audition

Tuesday August 23rd @ 8pm

  Laraine Newman was motivated to write this show after coming home from yet another mortifying one….well…they’re ALL mortifying but why does an audition feel like a death...

Student Performance Nights

Every Tuesday @ 8:30PM-G3 Stage

Hold on to your knickers, The Groundlings School is putting up their best and brightest every Tuesday at 8:30pm, for 90 minutes of teams and games featuring Groundlings students emceed by a...


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