Survivor: Island of Idiots (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

WELCOME BACK! Stranded on an island far off the coast of Fiji, 13 barely-vetted Castaways will be divided into tribes to form new, chaotic societies as they adapt to their unfamiliar surroundings. Subjected to mental and physical challenges, the Castaways will be forced to choose between personal risk and reward, like game-changing advantages or a hot bowl of slop that could seal their fate. Shifting alliances, shocking betrayals, and strategic Immunity Idol plays will determine which Castaway achieves their ultimate […]

$15

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

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

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 5PM PT Starts 6PM PT Hosted by Rachel Ho, Paul Schlesinger, & friends Follow @__playspace__ on Instagram for updates.

FREE

Bizarre Bazaar (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

Elysian’s monthly variety show with a rotating cast of LA’s best and weirdest comedians Hosted by: Ian Bratschie Tim Heidecker Courtney Pauroso Freak Nature Puppets Fanny The Musical Clowns of Color Live music from the Wharehouse Brass band! Starts 9:30PM PT

$15

Red Bastard: Lie With Me (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

Do you know the RULES OF LOVE? Are you sure? Critically acclaimed trickster, Red Bastard, guides you on this hilariously fun, ★★★★★ tilt-a-whirl of love, lust and freedom- teetering on the tip of your moral highs and lows. A mischievous, mind-warping show for singles, couples and anyone who dares to adore. Starts 8PM PT

$20

Max Beasley Presents: A Night of Comedy & Magic (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

Max Beasley Presents is, top to bottom and simply put, the highest quality comedy showcase in Los Angeles, featuring all of Max's funny and famous friends, and put together by your favorite comedian's favorite youngish comedian, Max Beasley (Adult Swim, MAX, so many podcasts, said to be "a good hang", knows everyone). You don't want to miss a night of magic, mayhem, music, and peeing your underwear from laughing so hard. If you do miss it, what are you going […]

$16
Event Series Tomorrow! w/Ron Lynch (in LA)

Tomorrow! w/Ron Lynch (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

A variety show that is in it's 17th year of lauded late night lunacy. A rotating roster of top comedians, clowns (the new kind), specialty acts, musicians, and performance artists. Not to be missed! Hosted by Ron Lynch (Bob's Burgers, Corporate, Portlandia) Featuring: Bailey Pope, Gabriel Killian, Michael Colby, CK Kimball, Stephen Brophy, Melissa Mae, Emily Jeffers w/Davey Johnson Presented by Ron Lynch Starts Midnight

FREE w/RSVP

The Good Liars: Fix America (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

The Good Liars comedy duo has skyrocketed in popularity in recent years, with viral videos and interviews at political events across the country. From their start at Occupy Occupy Wall Street ("the counter protest of the 1%") to the recent GOP presidential debate and Donald Trump's arrest, they cover the biggest news stories from a unique and memorable lens. The Good Liars have amassed a following of more than 2 million on TikTok and been featured by Deadline and The Guardian -- and they're just getting started. Later this month is […]

$30

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

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

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 5PM PT Starts 6PM PT Hosted by Rachel Ho, Paul Schlesinger, & friends Follow @__playspace__ on Instagram for updates.

FREE

Making Love with David Magidoff (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

Turning your bad date stories into musicals since 2017! Comedian and mushy-hearted Jew, David Magidoff (Dexter: New Blood, The Morning Show) interviews one real person from the audience & one real famous celebrity guest to share one good / bad / psychotic / existential love story, and then David and his friends turn it into a full blown musical! FEAT. KEIKO AGENA (GILMORE GIRLS) MATT JONES (BREAKING BAD) MOSES STORM (HBO, CONAN) TARAN KILLAM (SNL) CHAD JAMIAN (MERV THE CAT) […]

$15

Cruel Babes (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

Somewhere at the intersection of the sacred and the profane, of poetry and dire scatology, of clown and Dada, of community and exile, of fourth walls and no walls at all, lies Cruel Babes. We welcome you to our family play room for laughs, tears, and live-directed anti-theatrical chaos that is at its very least…absolutely not like anything else. Featuring: @gilkeypleas @camirinfarmer @_sophia_cleary @lemos_araceli @meertastic @zachygoggles @maxlbaumgarten @karinnord_ @karim.shuquem @enefarley @johnnybhofficial @self_eli @amrithatha Starts 10PM PT

$15

GREG BARRIS: BING BONG (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

Greg Barris performs comedy and music with musical friends in the Skunk Room! A daytime musical experience in the park, but inside. Bring cushions, pillows, blankets , you will be cozy sitting on the floor enjoying lovely music and funny words. Power items only! Starts 2PM PT

$12

Fuck This Month (in LA w/Livestream)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

Let’s face it; this month is trash... but we’re here to help! A cast of veteran comedians will take your shitty month and spin them into a fully improvised show. Catharsis through comedy! Cast: Vic Michaelis, Amanda Lehan-Canto, Payam Banifaz, Angela Giarratana, Eli Gonzalez, Lauren Knutti, & Jeff Whitaker! LIVESTREAM AVAILABLE FOR REPLAY FOR UP TO A WEEK AFTER THE SHOW. Starts/streams 8PM PT/11PM ET

$18

Ryan Asher’s Little Sweeties (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

Ryan Asher has a treat for you! She is serving up the best sweets LA has to offer.. Join Ryan and her little sweeties for a night of unforgettable comedy. MMMMM - just like grandma made. Starts 10PM PT

$16
Event Series Tomorrow! w/Ron Lynch (in LA)

Tomorrow! w/Ron Lynch (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

A variety show that is in it's 17th year of lauded late night lunacy. A rotating roster of top comedians, clowns (the new kind), specialty acts, musicians, and performance artists. Not to be missed! Hosted by Ron Lynch (Bob's Burgers, Corporate, Portlandia) Featuring: Bailey Pope, Gabriel Killian, Michael Colby, CK Kimball, Stephen Brophy, Melissa Mae, Emily Jeffers w/Davey Johnson Presented by Ron Lynch Starts Midnight

FREE w/RSVP

Dead Pilots Society (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

  In Dead Pilots Society, scripts that were developed by studios and networks but were never produced are given the table reads they deserve. Presented by Andrew Reich (Friends; Born Innocent: The Redd Cross Story) and Ben Blacker (Thrilling Adventure Hour; Retrospecs). Our June 30 show features scripts by Dario Konjicija & Damir Konjicija (Home Economics; Young Sheldon) and Jordan Roter (American Housewife). Cast includes: Beth Dover (Orange Is the New Black) Josh Banday (Upload; Not Dead Yet) Vinny Thomas (Platonic; […]

$15

Comedian Feud (in LA w/Livestream)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

Join host Jacquis Neal, as he invites funny people and their chosen comedy families to feud it out in the style of the classic game show! Once it's settled, 5 members of the audience will be given the chance to face the winning team on stage to try and guess what the Survey Says! TBA vs. TBA Hosted by Jacquis Neal Starts/streams 7PM PT/10PM ET

$20

Gentlemen’s Club (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

Hosts Charlie James (Second City, Funny or Die) and Laser Webber (the Doubleclicks) host an incredibly (trans)masculine evening of good old-fashioned queer comedy. Expect some crooning, some standup, some characters, and a lovely evening of comedy from an all-transgender ensemble. Starts 9PM PT

$16

CLAIRE WOOLNER: A RETROSPECTION (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

In this intimately absurd hour, Claire Woolner attempts to perform a retrospective of her ‘greatest’ most ‘moving’ and ‘important’ pieces; work made up of surrealist clown bits and absurdist performance pieces punctuated with and interrupted by a maniacal voice of self-loathing. The show toes the line between what is intended and what is improvised, what is funny and what is not, bringing the audience on an exciting (and at times nerve wracking) ride of ego battle, failure, creativity and how […]

$20

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

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

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 5PM PT Starts 6PM PT Hosted by Rachel Ho, Paul Schlesinger, & friends Follow @__playspace__ on Instagram for updates.

FREE
Event Series Tomorrow! w/Ron Lynch (in LA)

Tomorrow! w/Ron Lynch (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

A variety show that is in it's 17th year of lauded late night lunacy. A rotating roster of top comedians, clowns (the new kind), specialty acts, musicians, and performance artists. Not to be missed! Hosted by Ron Lynch (Bob's Burgers, Corporate, Portlandia) Featuring: Bailey Pope, Gabriel Killian, Michael Colby, CK Kimball, Stephen Brophy, Melissa Mae, Emily Jeffers w/Davey Johnson Presented by Ron Lynch Starts Midnight

FREE w/RSVP

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

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

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 5PM PT Starts 6PM PT Hosted by Rachel Ho, Paul Schlesinger, & friends Follow @__playspace__ on Instagram for updates.

FREE

John Norris: Mr. Chonkers (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

It’s a solo show. A clown show. Absurd. Simple. Outrageous. Stupid. Fun. It’s terrible. An important waste of your time. It’s great. Please strongly consider all of this information before coming. Created by John Norris Directed by Corey Podell Starts 10PM PT

$18

Holy Shit Improv’s All Day Improv Festival (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

Holy Shit Improv is turning 3!! So we're celebrating with an all day improv festival! Featuring: Fuck This Month, The Big Team, Paper, Hebecky Drysbell, Convoy, High Functioning, The Big Boys of Comedy, Pretty Funny, Shag, Gunk, Pinot Noir, Lemon Pepper Wet, Menudo Presenta: Feliz 20 minutos, STEM Kidz, Bagel Bosses, TAMASA, The Loop, For Real Friends, Boyz with Toyz, MUNCH, Pisces, FLWLS, Theme Park Improv, & more Starts/streams 2PM PT/5PM ET

$15
Event Series Tomorrow! w/Ron Lynch (in LA)

Tomorrow! w/Ron Lynch (in LA)

The Elysian 1944 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA, United States

A variety show that is in it's 17th year of lauded late night lunacy. A rotating roster of top comedians, clowns (the new kind), specialty acts, musicians, and performance artists. Not to be missed! Hosted by Ron Lynch (Bob's Burgers, Corporate, Portlandia) Featuring: Bailey Pope, Gabriel Killian, Michael Colby, CK Kimball, Stephen Brophy, Melissa Mae, Emily Jeffers w/Davey Johnson Presented by Ron Lynch Starts Midnight

FREE w/RSVP