The Witching Hour (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

The Witching Hour is the time of night when spirits come out to play and that time is 9:30 PM on a Tuesday. Join LA's least renowned psychic intuitive’s, Malloy Moseley & Sam O, for a magical night of astrology, tarot, and spookiest of all—standup comedy. Featuring: Charlie Kelly Camirin Farmer Danielle Perez Jared Goldstein Live Reading with Dana Donnelly Hosted by Malloy Moseley & Sam Oh Produced by Annie Brennen Sponsored by Crystals™ Hosted by Malloy Moseley & Sam […]

$12
Recurring

Christina Catherine Martinez in Residence (in LA)-CANCELED

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

A series of workshop performances from Christina Catherine Martinez, inspired by her love of movies and her love for America. 5/12 @ 10PM PT 5/17 @ 9:30PM PT *PROOF OF FULL VACCINATION REQUIRED FOR ENTRY* *MASKS MANDATORY*

$10
Recurring

Funny Games @ The Elysian (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

Starts 9:30PM PT Lottery Mixed in w/booked spots Hosted by Kate O'Connor & Jo Scott Proof of vaccination required

Recurring

Playspace (Clown Open Mic) @ The Elysian (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

It’s The Elysian’s very own PLAYSPACE! A weekly community event to play together, workshop ideas big and small, or come completely unprepared and find something new. Playspace is not a show, it’s not a stand-up open mic. It’s a place where you get to hang out and go on stage and do that thing you do. Solo performers and ensembles welcome! Sign-up 4:30PM PT Starts 5PM PT Hosted by Will Duncan, Rachel Ho, and Paul Schlesinger Follow @__playspace__ on Instagram for updates. […]

FREE

The Paddock (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

An assault on the senses with a colourful, quick-fire mix of stuff on stage and stuff on screen and a playground for innovative comedy performers and filmmakers to try out and showcase new and experimental material in a super-supportive environment. Previous acts have included Sam Campbell, Lolly Adefope, Jamie Demetriou, Phoebe Walsh, Rose Matafeo, Demi Lardner & Tom Walker, Phil Wang, Aaron Chen, Claudia O'Doherty & many more. Featuring: Jack Tucker Anna Seregina & more! Doors at 7 PM PT, […]

$16

GOOPY (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

GOOPY is Anna Seregina and Kyle Mizono’s monthly creation, where they get to do anything: try on hats, talk to Keanu Reeves impersonators, do a little dance. Anything. It’s nearly impossible to describe what they do on stage, but if we had to try? Watching them perform is like watching two friends hang out. Starts 8PM PT Proof of vaccination required

$12

How To Start A Fire w/ Sydnee Washington (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

Sydnee Washington (The Unofficial Expert Podcast, Comedy Central) performs her electrifying solo show about the significant childhood events leading up to an infamous fire that could have ruined her family. Was it an accident, or bound to happen? How cute of a kid do you need to be in order to get away with arson? Answers to these questions and more as Sydnee exposes her adolescent faults, all in one entertaining hour. Starts 10PM PT COVID-19 POLICY : Please be aware […]

$16

Naked Karaoke w/Eliot Glazer & Jackie Tohn (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

Karaoke, stripped (of lyrics, you perv.) Hosted by Eliot Glazer and Jackie Tohn. Doors at 7:30 PM, Show at 8 PM COVID-19 POLICY: Please be aware of the following COVID-19 safety protocols, including a proof of vaccination requirement. Note that guidelines are subject to change as local, state, or federal guidance may evolve prior to the event. All guests must be fully vaccinated (two weeks post-second dose for Moderna or Pfizer, or two weeks after the single Johnson & Johnson dose). […]

$18

DaNaNuNaNuh w/ Magi Calcagne & Dean Evans (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

Dean Evans (Honeybuns, Ultra City Smiths, The Neo-Futurists) and Magi Calcagne (C*ts: The Musical, Magi Calcagne’s Lady Gaga’s Pepsi Zero Sugar Super Bowl Halftime Show, Ember & His Orchestra) are out of their minds and they're here to prove it to you. Doors at 9:30 PM PT, Show at 10 PM PT COVID-19 POLICY : Please be aware of the following COVID-19 safety protocols, including a proof of vaccination requirement. Note that guidelines are subject to change as local, state, or […]

$16
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Tomorrow! with Ron Lynch (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

In its 16th year of lauded late night lunacy! Hosted by Ron Lynch (Bob's Burgers, Corporate, Portlandia) and featuring a rotating roster of top comedians, specialty acts, musicians and performance artists -- It is not to be missed! Featuring: Open Mike Eagle Lizzy Cooperman Jessy Morner Ritt Jess McKay Will Duncan Armando Anto and music from Alex Burke w/Davey Johnson & Michael Mortilla *Hosted by Ron Lynch *this week hosted by Davey Every Saturday @ Midnight PT Proof of vaccination […]

FREE w/RSVP

Reading from My Phone w/ Brian Bahe (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

Beloved Indigenous (Tohono O’odham, Hopi, Navajo), gay (vers bottom) comedian, writer, and edgelord Brian Bahe lost his phone four times over the course of eight months leaving a flurry of missed calls, intrigue, secrets, and social security numbers in its wake. He will perform a rare one-hour (closer to 53 minutes) of standup, slides, and songs (jk) about his phone and all the dumb, wholesome, horny, stupid, crazy, sexy, cool things in it. He will be reading things from his […]

$12

Singles Motel (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

Singles Motel is long form improvisation with a new cast each show! We randomly throw together the funniest comedians we can find and have them improvise. Simple and easy. Featuring: TBA Hosted by Andrew Peyton (He’s just a guy), Mary Sohn (A.P. Bio), & Tim Baltz (Righteous Gemstones) Starts 9PM PT *** COVID-19 POLICY: Please be aware of the following COVID-19 safety protocols, including a proof of vaccination requirement. Note that guidelines are subject to change as local, state, or federal […]

$16

Hannah Pilkes… A Woman On The Verge (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

A show that exploded ego, shadow selves, and adulthood, as Hannah aims to determine whether a person’s mess is their strength? Or just.. well, messy. A character-driven comedy that welcomes the unhinged in whatever shape it takes, be it absurdity, angst, pratfalls, or puppetry.. Viva la breakdown. Starts 7PM ET COVID-19 POLICY: Please be aware of the following COVID-19 safety protocols, including a proof of vaccination requirement. Note that guidelines are subject to change as local, state, or federal guidance may […]

$16

Mother’s Milk (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

This is a variety show that asks its performers to do something they’ve never done before and do it full throttle, which leads to a night of excitement and discovery for both the audience and performers. Eleanore keeps the night moving with her audacious, YES AUDACIOUS, dance moves and absurdist humor. It’s a wildly fun show. Eleanore Pienta is an award-winning screen and stage actor, comedian, dancer and filmmaker. (Gag me with a spoon, amiright?!) Weaving in and out of […]

$16

Major LOL Vibes with Rachel Kaly (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

Rachel Kaly has been doing a new 30 minutes of stand-up every month since the spring. Now she’s risking her life by getting on a commercial flight to LA to bring you the best and tightest possible 30 minute set. Plus special guests Mitra Jouhari (Big Mouth, Three Busy Debras) & Carmen Christopher (Late Night, Comedy Central) Rachel Kaly started doing stand-up when she was 9 and now she’s doing okay career wise. Her work has been on HBO, Comedy Central, Clickhole, and Vice. Doors […]

$12

Cartoon Cult (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

Bugs bunny is dead. Alec Castillo presents the CARTOON CULT, an all-new revue of original animated shorts and special performances. BYO3DG*. Featuring world premieres of: The epic new movie BOOTLEG BECK AND THE INTERNET PIRATES Hot new TOM & GARY episodes & more NEVER BEFORE SEEN CARTOONS! *Bring your own 3D glasses. Starts 9:30PM PT COVID-19 POLICY : Please be aware of the following COVID-19 safety protocols, including a proof of vaccination requirement. Note that guidelines are subject to change as […]

$15
Recurring

Clown Zoo Builds a Show (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

For the first time in 3 years, the Clown Zoo gang will devise a show. There will be two nights of open rehearsals followed by a presentation show. Come watch these fools find gold. FREE LIVE REHEARSALS: Weds 5/25 at 5 PM PT Fri 5/27 at 5 PM PT COVID-19 POLICY : Please be aware of the following COVID-19 safety protocols, including a proof of vaccination requirement. Note that guidelines are subject to change as local, state, or federal guidance may […]

Free

Worship w/ Steve Hernandez, Amy Miller & Jamel Johnson (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

Brought to you by your Worship Team - Steve Hernandez, Jamel Johnson, and Amy Miller - Worship is the holiest monthly comedy show in Los Angeles. The last Wednesday of every month at The Elysian, come to church with some of the funniest comics from all over the country. Each month you’ll be tempted by a different SIN and yes of course, there will always be music. Come laugh, confess your sins, wrestle with the devil, meet your community. All […]

$12
Recurring

Funny Games @ The Elysian (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

Starts 9:30PM PT Lottery Mixed in w/booked spots Hosted by Kate O'Connor & Jo Scott Proof of vaccination required

Recurring

Playspace (Clown Open Mic) @ The Elysian (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

It’s The Elysian’s very own PLAYSPACE! A weekly community event to play together, workshop ideas big and small, or come completely unprepared and find something new. Playspace is not a show, it’s not a stand-up open mic. It’s a place where you get to hang out and go on stage and do that thing you do. Solo performers and ensembles welcome! Sign-up 4:30PM PT Starts 5PM PT Hosted by Will Duncan, Rachel Ho, and Paul Schlesinger Follow @__playspace__ on Instagram for updates. […]

FREE

Comedy Crossing LIVE! (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

Comedy Crossing is the stand up show that comes to you from a remote island in the cutest gentlest video game Animal Crossing. Watch your favorite standup comedians perform in-person and puppeteered as Animal Crossing avatars. Featuring: Ron Funches Naomi Ekperigin Ify Nwadiwe Kate Zasowski Special Guest Nick Cho Hosted by Jenny Yang Doors at 7:30 PM PT, Show at 8 PM PT COVID-19 POLICY : Please be aware of the following COVID-19 safety protocols, including a proof of vaccination requirement. […]

$20

Conner O’Malley Comedy Show (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

Come watch Conner O’Malley do stand up and show some brand new unseen videos. There will be some guests. Doors at 9:30 PM PT, Show at 10 PM PT COVID-19 POLICY : Please be aware of the following COVID-19 safety protocols, including a proof of vaccination requirement. Note that guidelines are subject to change as local, state, or federal guidance may evolve prior to the event.

Donations accepted
Recurring

Clown Zoo Builds a Show (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

For the first time in 3 years, the Clown Zoo gang will devise a show. There will be two nights of open rehearsals followed by a presentation show. Come watch these fools find gold. FREE LIVE REHEARSALS: Weds 5/25 at 5 PM PT Fri 5/27 at 5 PM PT COVID-19 POLICY : Please be aware of the following COVID-19 safety protocols, including a proof of vaccination requirement. Note that guidelines are subject to change as local, state, or federal guidance may […]

Free

Friends and Gay Shit (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

Half talk show, half character pageant, full gay extravaganza. This monthly show features some of LA’s finest character improvisers interviewed by Very Gay Paints’ own Nic Scheppard and Jenson Titus. Featuring: Alyssa Limperis Mano Agapion Nori Reed Hosted by Nic Scheppard and Jenson Titus Starts 7:30PM PT *PROOF OF FULL VACCINATION REQUIRED FOR ENTRY*

$12 – $18

Let’s Go Deeper w/ Ify Nwadiwe and Ronnie Adrian (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

Ronnie Adrian and Ify Nwadiwe host a Late Night Variety show that goes deeper than comedy. Featuring segment bits and games that come from their own and the featured comedians’ lives. So why don't you join them and go deeper? Featuring: TBA Doors at 9:30 PM PT, Show at 10 PM PT COVID-19 POLICY : Please be aware of the following COVID-19 safety protocols, including a proof of vaccination requirement. Note that guidelines are subject to change as local, state, or […]

$16

Clown Zoo Presents (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

Many believe Clown Zoo began in 2020 -- when a fearless group of performers assembled at The Old Zoo at Griffith Park, determined to put on a show in the face of a raging pandemic. Every Wednesday at 12:30pm, large crowds would gather to see the controversial Mrs. Skin (Natalie Palamides) or her arch nemesis Father Bone (Chad Damiani) live direct theatrical mask pieces that took on the hot-button issues of the day -- while battling the rigors of harsh […]

$20
Recurring

James Austin Johnson: Close To You (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

The Elysian Theater is thrilled to present the wonderful James Austin Johnson for TWO NIGHTS this May! James Austin Johnson does standup comedy -- this ain't an "improv jam" no, this ain't a "storytelling moth guy" thing, no oh oh. Nobody on stage is gonna say something intense, take a half beat, and then say something just a little less intense. It's a comedy show. Not the damn Christmas Carol starring Michael Caine! Relax, enjoy yourself, enjoy standup comedy from […]

$25
Recurring

Tomorrow! with Ron Lynch (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

In its 16th year of lauded late night lunacy! Hosted by Ron Lynch (Bob's Burgers, Corporate, Portlandia) and featuring a rotating roster of top comedians, specialty acts, musicians and performance artists -- It is not to be missed! Featuring: Open Mike Eagle Lizzy Cooperman Jessy Morner Ritt Jess McKay Will Duncan Armando Anto and music from Alex Burke w/Davey Johnson & Michael Mortilla *Hosted by Ron Lynch *this week hosted by Davey Every Saturday @ Midnight PT Proof of vaccination […]

FREE w/RSVP
Recurring

James Austin Johnson: Close To You (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

The Elysian Theater is thrilled to present the wonderful James Austin Johnson for TWO NIGHTS this May! James Austin Johnson does standup comedy -- this ain't an "improv jam" no, this ain't a "storytelling moth guy" thing, no oh oh. Nobody on stage is gonna say something intense, take a half beat, and then say something just a little less intense. It's a comedy show. Not the damn Christmas Carol starring Michael Caine! Relax, enjoy yourself, enjoy standup comedy from […]

$25

Francesca’s Show w/ Francesca D’Uva (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

Francesca D'Uva presents her new one woman show, an hour long excavation of her personal life which will include comedy, music, and dance. Starts 9PM PT COVID-19 POLICY : Please be aware of the following COVID-19 safety protocols, including a proof of vaccination requirement. Note that guidelines are subject to change as local, state, or federal guidance may evolve prior to the event. All guests must be fully vaccinated (two weeks post-second dose for Moderna or Pfizer, or two weeks […]

$12

Broken Leg: Play in a Day (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

They are going to meet up the day before the show, write an original play together in 8 hours, and then perform it live the following night. It’s going to be a unique show - one that will certainly prove that the limits of theatre know no boundaries and that comedy can sometimes… be stranger than fiction. Featuring: Camirin Farmer Pierce Campion Eli Leonard Jessy Morner-Ritt Rachel Ho Ian Abramson Will Duncan Matthew Goldin Live Directed by Chad Damiani Starts […]

$12

Stand Up and Clown (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

Great stand-ups are masters of control. They work tirelessly to craft their material – assuring them the greatest chance of success. But what happens when you take all that status and preparation away? Clown performer, director and teacher Chad Damiani (Clown Zoo Presents) takes eight well-known stand-up comics (many with zero clown experience) and ruthlessly teases, cajoles and directs them to take huge risks, fail big and follow their dumbest impulses. Chad Damiani Live Directs: TBA Music by James L. […]

$12

Babe Motel (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

Join Babe Motel for a night of live and digital sketch comedy, stand up, and peer pressure that will leave you asking two things — when’s the next one and why are my shoes full of sand? Featuring: Mitra Jouhari Kristin Wallace Hannah Einbinder Hosted by Babe Motel (Kel Cripe, Avery Girion, and Haley Stiel), an LA-based sketch comedy triad that has gone viral 4 times. Doors at 9 PM PT, Show at 9:30 PM PT COVID-19 POLICY: Please be aware […]

$12

Joe Kwaczala: A Little Extra (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

Comedian Joe Kwaczala presents his first ever solo show, featuring stand-up, videos, music, and more. Starts 7:30PM PT COVID-19 POLICY : Please be aware of the following COVID-19 safety protocols, including a proof of vaccination requirement. Note that guidelines are subject to change as local, state, or federal guidance may evolve prior to the event.

$16
Recurring

Funny Games @ The Elysian (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

Starts 9:30PM PT Lottery Mixed in w/booked spots Hosted by Kate O'Connor & Jo Scott Proof of vaccination required

Recurring

Playspace (Clown Open Mic) @ The Elysian (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

It’s The Elysian’s very own PLAYSPACE! A weekly community event to play together, workshop ideas big and small, or come completely unprepared and find something new. Playspace is not a show, it’s not a stand-up open mic. It’s a place where you get to hang out and go on stage and do that thing you do. Solo performers and ensembles welcome! Sign-up 4:30PM PT Starts 5PM PT Hosted by Will Duncan, Rachel Ho, and Paul Schlesinger Follow @__playspace__ on Instagram for updates. […]

FREE

Icons Only (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

Join hosts Maddie Connors, Nori Reed & Christine Medrano for LA's most iconic 3rd Wednesday of the month standup comedy show. Featuring: TBA Hosted by Maddie Connors, Nori Reed & Christine Medrano Starts 8PM PT *** FULL VACCINATION OR NEGATIVE COVID TEST WITHIN 48 HOURS REQUIRED FOR ENTRY. SHOW PROOF AT THE DOOR.

$16

Piggy Time (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA

It’s back! An unhinged variety show featuring LA’s best performers. A stunningly beautiful mess of a disaster. Featuring: Binium Bizuneh Will Duncan Randy Feltface Kevin Krieger Jamie Loftus Annie Paradis Sethward Hosted by John Norris Starts 10PM PT *** FULL VACCINATION OR NEGATIVE COVID TEST WITHIN 48 HOURS REQUIRED FOR ENTRY. SHOW PROOF AT THE DOOR.

$12