1. "Life is very tough. If you don’t laugh, it’s tough."
    — Joan Rivers

  2. "No one looks stupid when they’re having fun!"
    — Amy Poehler

  3. "Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself."
    — Charlie Chaplin

  4. Sketch Sundays @ iOWest with Top Story Weekly! @8pm & It’s The Cops and Jet Jaguar @9PM

    It’s the Cops

    “Undercover. Understaffed. Under the influence.”

    Directed by: Blake Hogue

    Starring: Karen Baughn, Wilfred Gelin, Melissa Hunter, Mike Carrier, Andy Wagner, Jessica Lowe,Jonathan P. Grant, Greg Goodness, Avery Pearson, Natalie Palamides

    Jet Jaguar

    JET JAGUAR is a new iO West House Sketch Team, performing on the second Sunday of every month at 9pm on the Main Stage! On any other given day, they’re busy being a reserve combat team for the world renowned Global Defense Force and heroically protecting humanity from overwhelming supernatural monstrous threats. Obviously.

    “Defenders of Sketch Comedy… From Above!”

    Gene Augusto
    Anna Cecilia
    Tommy Dickie
    John Druska
    Nick Gligor
    John Paliferro
    Honora Talbott

    Laura Clark
    Bob Ladewig
    Cait Raft

    Coached by Megan Grano




  5. "Everything that happens to me in my life, be it good or bad, it’s all education, and it’s important for that to become part of what you do. It all feeds the beast."
    — Tim Meadows

  6. "Life is very tough. If you don’t laugh, it’s tough."
    — Joan Rivers

  7. "I’ve never had a writer’s block, but still I think: ‘Is it going to happen this time?’ You never know what you’re going to get; you just put your fingers on the keys and hope."
    — Elton John

  8. Sketch Sundays: Top Story! Weekly 8pm & Redford + DJ Faucet @ 9pm

    Top Story! Weekly

    SNL meets The Daily Show in this constantly changing news-driven sketch romp through a week’s worth of headlines.  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”.




  9. "comedy is to life as grounds are to coffee"
    — Radley Poet

  10. "I happen to dig being able to use whatever mystique I have to further the idea of peace."
    — SNL Legend Garrett Morris