Jen Krueger, Mark David Christenson
Penguins on the Playground is a duo made up of one super intelligent mind and one blindly confident dummy. The collision of these two creates comedy that scratches the itch of the lowest common denominator and reaches the heights of the wittiest article for the New Yorker. Plus, you might witness Jen teaching Mark David something new.
Dickie Copeland, Farley Elliott, Scott Neiman
D'Artagnan does a unique three-person form created under their coach, Alex Berg, comprised of three unrelated scenes which braid together through rotating soft edits.
Diona Reasonover, Keiko Agena, Tilt Tyree
Ham Radio! Digging for the truthful funny. Though we can get abstract and game heavy occasionally, we usually play with an intense focus on the Relationships of our characters. We value the connection between people.
Curtis Spiliotis, Hershey Wingler, Justin Vasquez, Keiko Agena, Rex Howell, Will Choi
RJP is a long form team specializing in Location Based play. We have enjoyed a regular Monthly spot at iO for the past few years.
Brian Palatucci, Farley Elliott, Jake Jabbour, Joe Saunders, Mark David Christenson, Reyana Wright
We perform a super fun slacker that explores game and worlds in unique way and might include a blowjob if Jabbour is playing.
Esau Hamadanyan, Jack Norman, Janine Hogan, Joe Aceves, Phill Correa
ERWIN STREET is your friendly diverse neighbors who always cool the best food and know how to get funky at the block party. Their performance fuses beatboxing and rap in-between loving scenes of high energy improv. So come on over and hang.
Ego Nwodim, Jess Seay-Klatt, Julia Hays, Kim Cooper, Noelle Horelik
#NoParents is an all-lady improv team with a love for Beyonce and late night group texts. They host a bimonthly comedy show–After School Special–at The Clubhouse, which features diverse performers from around the LA comedy community.
Aman Giddy, Brian Bakos, Zach Pyke
Three natural born straight men, sporting sweaters and or jackets perform monoscenes like they mean it.
Bethany Radloff, Jeff Zuschlag, Joe Quint, Ryan Middledorf, Sarah Franklin
We're Girl Crazy! We've been a team for over a year and have yet to get sick of each other. Amazing. Essentially, we're just a bunch of best friends that like to goof around and make folks laugh. Isn't that what all this is about? Seriously…we're asking.
Come see us do our thing!
Cara Meyers, Clark Canez, Lisa Timmons
Power Lunch is an indie improv and sketch team consisting of Clark Cañez, Cara Meyers, and Lisa Timmons. They formed under the tutelage of their improv 401 teacher, Ari Voukydis, in January 2015.
Power Lunch is the most important meal of the day.
Geoff Schoenberg, Juanita Chase, Marty Benson, Storyteller, Surprise guest
Improvisers and Storytellers join on one stage to create magic that can only Happen in Hollywood. But hey, That's Shoe Biz!
Allyn Pintal, Gabe Durham, Jon Robben, Luke McDonough
Middlespoon likes to get weird and silly! Come join us!
Celeste Busa, Charlie Fay, Chris Allport, Hannah Faust, Jessica Sherif, Lauren Knutti, Mike Christian, Sarah Malone
The Rejects are a team of UCB-trained improvisers with one thing in common – they face constant rejection. Come feel free to boo them off the stage, they're used to it!
Connie Shin, Dick Beck, Ele Woods, Jesse Esparza, Joan Ford, Zach Olsen
Did you know that Garfield and Guy Fieri both love lasagna? Come see Gar Fierdi perform long-form improv.
Brian Biancardi, Brian McGovern, Kyle Chorpening, Lee Barats, Ray Gordon, Walt Delaney
Starting with a two person scene that builds escalates through walk ons until it is a group scene, before breaking out into a series of scenes that we will explore and revisit before the lights go out.
Andrew Fernandez, April Mouton, Brad Bishop, Matt Longwell, Michael Drake, Nick Runco
Goats, or "Generals Often Allow Three Scoops of Ice Cream" has been performing long form improv together for nearly five years. Known for building absurd worlds with an undertow of sad reality, find out how "Great Oligarchs Always Teach Humanity" transform friendship into a truly abstract commentary on the human experience. Goats! (Fact: The name doesn't stand for "Greatest of All Time" but actually cokes from the phrase "Give Only A Thought, Plato." Ask us about it sometime!)
Danny Cymbal, Dennis Curlett, Michael Gardner
A three man team focused on commitment and agreement. We like to get physical, emotional, truthful. One time we barricaded our audience into the theater until they gave us 90 dollars. That was Wednesday.
James Mannion, Katie Goldston, Nick Tittone, Philip Wiles, Stephen Joseph, Victoria Longwell
We're an easily excitable team that likes pretty flowers, quirky tags and awkward silences….
Alyse Michele, Chad Westbrook, Nicholas Waggoner, Sarah Malone
Mother Superior formed out of friendship, fun, and fire. Maybe that's figurative. Maybe they all started a house fire and were never caught. Either way they are a hot hot team that are guaranteed to make you confront any issues you have with gays and women. Buckle up bitches!
Chad Fogland, Marie McIntosh, Matt Acevedo, Maxwell Toretti, Minhdzuy Khorami, Natalie Curfman, Pablo Hernandez, Pepper Berry
Mulligan is the Nerdist team that will leave you wondering, "wait, how many of them were actually fluent in Spanish?"
We did half of a show in Spanish once.
Charlie Mihelich, Dennis Curlett, Evan Riney, Julia Hayes, Michael Gardner, Sydney Steinberg
Broth Bag is a team of best friends who perform "The Broth Bag Special" a form of their own devising!!
Alex Nelson, Emerson Dibley, Jessica Haymond, Joe Weber, Zac Oyama, Zach Fairless
HUGS performs a fast-paced montage that will leave you wanting to leave.
Alex Ungerman, Emily Durrett, Jeff Topolski, Max Lasser
Egg Teach has egged every teacher they've ever had. They have been performing together for over two years and are always open to learning new things, but seriously if you teach them something you will get egged. Egg Teach is Emily Durrett, Max Lasser, Alex Ungerman, and Jeff Topolski.
Ben Wickham, Blayn Barbosa, Erica Bardin, J. Claude Deering, Josh Weisman, Vince Massi
Electric Youth is a variety show 1st and 3rd Sundays at 8pm in the Treehouse at the Clubhouse. We offer an energetic environment for teams to have fun and get silly. Come on down and see what we're all about!
Amanda Bonar, Cory Webster, Jimmy Kehoe, Mark Atherton
Come see four friends who really do love each other perform together! We open our show by singing your suggestion barbershop quartet style (we are amazing singers, trust us). Then we will perform scenes that will make us, but more importantly YOU, laugh your little butt off.
Katie Plattner, Michael Gardner, Shannon Taing, Sydney Steinberg, Wave Segal
We're a pretty chill team. Maybe the most chill? Hard to say what the metric for "Most chill" is. Anyway, we invented our form. It's called 2,3,5, but it's not a big deal. Chill.
Emily Jira, Jack Scollard, Kelly Coughlin, Skyler Madsen, Traci Burr
It's TEA TIME! Come join some strong ladies and a couple of confident dudes and get down like a British grandma… while we perform a DECONSTRUCTION!! *Crumpets not included*
Alison Mobley, Daniel Stern, Erin Dellorso, Steve Sullivan, Steven Getz
Looking for a job? Want to be a part of the hottest and most disruptive start-up? Come in for a meeting with the Jurassic Narcs, hosts of "The Very Professional Show." We interview one person in the audience for a job with our company as an opening for a long-form improv set.
Allyn Pintal, Juliana Morgan, Nicole Villela
Knife Kids is a group of three funny ladies who formed two years ago in a mall in Koreatown. Their long form monoscenes are a mix of drama, comedy, awkward silences and group hugs.
Brooke Mackenzie, Frank Martin, Jeff Pride, John Roiniotis, Ryan Nemeth, Sidney Jensen
A group of seasoned improvisers who've been training in a secret Cook County Social Club temple, Specializing in their ancient technique of slapstick silliness…
David Zwick, Ross Buran, Winston Carter
Triceratops focuses on slow patient scene work and trying their hardest to make each other cry during scenes.
Alison Vingiano, Chelsea Davison, Claire Downs, Rachel Chapman, Teresa Lee
We are Jeff Goldblum. We are all ladies from New York who recently moved to Los Angeles and are just trying to make friends. Let us do improv for you.
Elizabeth Guest, Evan Riney, Joe Weber, Sarah Stoecker, Wave Segal
As a monoscene team, Drizzle always delivers a real slice of life for your enjoyment. If the universe was an apple and you took a big old bite, you'd get a mouthful of crisp refreshing reality, full of small moments, fascinating revelations, and maybe even a little worm that gives you a wink and an amicable before you swallow it all down to digest for the rest of your day. You ate a cosmic worm. We perform a monoscene.
Dana Cox, Katie Plattner, Paige Klone, Rachel Forman
The Goblin Boys are neither goblin nor boy, but four of L.A.'s finest, funniest females who've spun their offbeat sensibilities into improvised gold like Rumpelstiltskin was their goddamn middle name.