1. Come see Showcase tonight @ 7pm!

    Everyone gets 5 minutes to show off their original characters or impressions!

    Tonight’s line up!
    7:00pm Natalie Palamides
    7:05pm Julie Birke
    7:10pm Nick Ehart
    7:15pm Anna Cecilia
    7:20pm Kristen Henley
    7:25pm Raphael Chestang
    7:30pm Lynn Trickey
    7:35pm Nicole Hammersla
    7:40pm Jeff Maccubbin
    7:45pm Anne Rasminsky

    FOR TICKETS: http://www.ticketweb.com/snl/VenueListings.action?venueId=25316&pl=

     
  2. COME SEE “What’s Up, Tiger Lily?” TONIGHT @ 8pm!

    With Special Guests:
    SKYLAR BROTHERS
    MELINDA HILL
    JILL-MICHELLE MELEAN
    WALSH BROTHERS
    SEAN O’CONNOR
    + Special Surprise drop in guest!

    FOR TICKETS: http://www.ticketweb.com/snl/VenueListings.action?venueId=25316&pl=

     

  3. Sketch Sundays @ iO West Starting @ 8PM w/ Top Story Weekly! and Brute Squad and The Mutiny @9PM

    The Mutiny


    The Mutiny is a main stage headliner sketch team that’s true to its name. The Mutiny was formed in 2012 and has performed in the Chicago Sketch Festival and San Francisco Sketch Festival in 2013. Winner of the 2013 iO West Del Close Award for “Most Penises (Real or Fake) On Stage.” The Mutiny gives the audience everything they have. Everything.
    Like: Facebook
    Watch: Funny or Die
    Directed by Jordan Morris
    Starring: Jeremy Belanger, Blake Hogue, Alex Logan, Gina Ippolito, Madeline Wager, Amy Albert-Cobb, Aaron LaPlante
    Tickets can be purchased for performance(s) by clicking on the appropriate show date below

    Upcoming shows:
    Sunday, April 20 @ 09:00 PM in the Main Stage - tickets are $5 (FREE for iO students)
    For tickets, call (323) 962-7560 or find this show on the iO West page at TICKETWEB

    http://www.ticketweb.com/snl/VenueListings.action?venueId=25316

    Brute Squad


    A Mainstage Sketch Team, Brute Squad won the Los Angeles Improv Comedy Festival Sketch Competition with their fast-paced, high-energy sketch comedy. As well as their original videos being featured on FunnyorDie and The Huffington Post, and being an official selection at the SF Sketchfest, they can be seen presenting a brand new show each month right here at iO West.
    It’s sketch comedy that can move your refrigerator. And protect your village.
    Directed by Heather Anne Campbell and Eric Moneypenny
    Follow: Twitter
    Like: Facebook
    Original Videos: Funny or Die
    Starring: Keith Saltojanes, Brian Fernandes, Peggy Sinnott, Eric Stitt, Kimrie Davis, Jacob Harper
    Tickets can be purchased for performance(s) by clicking on the appropriate show date below

    Upcoming shows:
    Sunday, April 20 @ 09:00 PM in the Main Stage - tickets are $5 (FREE for iO students)
    For tickets, call (323) 962-7560 or find this show on the iO West page at TICKETWEB

    http://www.ticketweb.com/snl/VenueListings.action?venueId=25316

     
  4. Come see Shakespeare Extempore TONIGHT @ 8pm!

    Shakespeare Extempore is not your traditional improvised Shakespeare team. Using cinematic soundscapes, improvised movie and scene painting techniques, we put on a completely unique Shakespearean performance through the lens of various genre and director styles.”

    TICKETS sold at the door!

     
  5. It’s Trophy Wife’s 9th anniversary! Come to iO tonight @ 8pm and celebrate by watching the group’s show!

    Trophy Wife performs ‘The Harold’: A group of improvisers take a single suggestion from the audience and use it as a springboard to create twenty-five to thirty minutes of scenes, games and monologues.”

    FOR TICKETS: http://www.ticketweb.com/snl/VenueListings.action?venueId=25316&pl=

     
  6. Come see DASARISKI tonight @ 10:30pm!

    Dasariski combines the names and talents of Bob Dassie, Rich Talarico, and Craig Cackowski. Dasariski is known for their “slow play” style of longform improvisation, creating an hour-long piece of theater with a focus on believable characters and relationships inspired from a single audience suggestion.” 

    FOR TICKETS: http://www.ticketweb.com/snl/VenueListings.action?venueId=25316&pl=

     
  7. Come see “What’s Up, Tiger Lily?” TONIGHT @ 8PM FOR FREE!
    IT’S FREE AND FUNNY. 
    Tiger Lily is a critically acclaimed, free weekly show that has been running for 7 years and features the best stand ups and storytellers in the world. Known for it’s surprises and celebrity drop-ins as well as for being on the pulse of presenting extraordinary up-and-comers, the show is always a special, unique and reliably fantastic evening.”

    Show up at the door for tickets!

     

  8. Sketch Sundays @ iO West Starting @ 8PM w/ Top Story Weekly! with Redford and Taste Test @ 9PM

    SNL meets The Daily Show in this constantly changing news-driven sketch romp through a week’s worth of headlines. Every Sunday at 8 Top Story! Weekly brings you a brand new scripted show, which has been called the most ambitious weekly schedule of any LA theater. Our writers have written for shows such as “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon,” and “The Jeselnik Offensive,” and our cast has been seen on shows such as “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia,” “Drunk History,” “Modern Family,” “The Middle,” “How I Met Your Mother,” “The Newsroom,” “2 Broke Girls,” “Trophy Wife” and “Conan.” With top names from film and television stopping by as guest performers, “Top Story! Weekly” is the most current, up-to-the-minute sketch show in LA, has been named by CBS 2 in its “Best of Los Angeles” and is a three-time winner of the Del Close Award for “Best Scripted Show”.
    Top Story! Weekly


    SNL meets The Daily Show in this constantly changing news-driven sketch romp through a week’s worth of headlines. Every Sunday at 8 Top Story! Weekly brings you a brand new scripted show, which has been called the most ambitious weekly schedule of any LA theater. Our writers have written for shows such as “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon,” and “The Jeselnik Offensive,” and our cast has been seen on shows such as “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia,” “Drunk History,” “Modern Family,” “The Middle,” “How I Met Your Mother,” “The Newsroom,” “2 Broke Girls,” “Trophy Wife” and “Conan.” With top names from film and television stopping by as guest performers, “Top Story! Weekly” is the most current, up-to-the-minute sketch show in LA, has been named by CBS 2 in its “Best of Los Angeles” and is a three-time winner of the Del Close Award for “Best Scripted Show”.

    Cast:
    John Abbott
    Bennie Arthur
    Tommy Bechtold
    Christopher Biewer
    Mitchel Baldwin
    Kipleigh Brown
    Jen Cain
    Sean Cowhig
    John Druska
    Jimmy Guidish
    Matthew Harris
    Michael Hughes
    Grasie Mercedes
    Matt Moore
    Jared Nigro
    Amy Paffrath
    Artemis Pebdani
    Brent Pope
    Josh Rachford
    Derek Reid
    Stacy Rumaker
    Tammie Smalls
    Brian Vestal
    Julia Wackenheim
    Blake Walker
    Phillip Wilburn
    Directors:
    Kristina Adelmeyer
    Adam Campbell-Schmitt
    Michael Hughes
    Tom Repetto
    Head Writers:
    Kristina Adelmeyer
    Alicia Bien
    Andrew Payne
    Stacy Rumaker
    Sean Tierney
    Segment Producers:
    Top Story! Weekly Report: Michael Hughes, Matt Manser, Phil Ranta, Stacy Rumaker
    Guest Comics: Shawn Carlow, Matt Manser
    Website
    Video
    Facebook Page
    Twitter
    Starring: Christopher Biewer, Kipleigh Brown, Sean Cowhig, Michael Hughes, Matthew Harris, Matt Moore, Artemis Pebdani, Tammie Smalls, Brian Vestal, Phillip Wilburn, Jimmy Guidish, Brent Pope, John Abbott, Tommy Bechtold, Derek Reid, Amy Paffrath, Jennifer Cain, Blake Walker, John Druska, Julia Wackenheim, Grasie Mercedes, Jared Nigro, Josh Rachford, Bennie Arthur, Mitch Baldwin, Stacy Rumaker
    Tickets can be purchased for performance(s) by clicking on the appropriate show date below

    Upcoming shows:
    Sunday, April 13 @ 08:00 PM in the Main Stage - tickets are $5 (FREE for iO students)
    Sunday, April 20 @ 08:00 PM in the Main Stage - tickets are $5 (FREE for iO students)
    Sunday, April 27 @ 08:00 PM in the Main Stage - tickets are $5 (FREE for iO students)
    Sunday, May 04 @ 08:00 PM in the Main Stage - tickets are $5 (FREE for iO students)
    Sunday, May 11 @ 08:00 PM in the Main Stage - tickets are $5 (FREE for iO students)
    Sunday, May 18 @ 08:00 PM in the Main Stage - tickets are $5 (FREE for iO students)
    Sunday, May 25 @ 08:00 PM in the Main Stage - tickets are $5 (FREE for iO students)
    For tickets, call (323) 962-7560 or find this show on the iO West page at TICKETWEB

    http://www.ticketweb.com/snl/VenueListings.action?venueId=25316

     
  9. Come see OPENING NIGHT: THE IMPROVISED MUSICAL tonight @ 9pm!
    So every night is the `Opening Night’ of a musical that has never been seen! Now in it’s fourteenth year, Opening Night: The Improvised Musical!® is thrilled to continue the show LAWeekly called, “almost too slick to be completely improvised”.

    FOR TICKETS: http://www.ticketweb.com/snl/VenueListings.action?venueId=25316&pl=

     
  10. Come see Sheldon TONIGHT @ 8pm! 

    Their show is theatrically grounded long-form improv combined with old-school Chicago speed. Sheldon Patinkin says: “stop trying to be funny, because you’re not.”’

    FOR TICKETS: 
    http://www.ticketweb.com/snl/VenueListings.action?venueId=25316&pl=