The Groundlings Present New Show DESPERATELY SEEKING SUNDAY
Seeking an escape? Shake up your Sunday and kick it back to 1985 as The Groundlings take the stage for an evening of free-spirited and wild laugher with their new show, Desperately Seeking Sunday!
Director, Karen Maruyama leads the search with her trusted cast, including, Warren Burke, Sarah Cornell, Samantha De Surra, Madi Goff, Chris Guerra, Casey Hime, Harrison Lampert, Amanda Lehan, Kaylin Mahoney, Piotr Michael, Jason M. Palmer, Jessica Pohly, and Leonard Robinson.
Shows run every Sunday at 7:30 p.m. through Sunday, October 21st. Tickets are $16.00. The Groundlings Theatre, 7307 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90046. Tickets are available online, at the box office or via phone at (323)-934-4747.
The Groundlings Theatre is an improvisation and sketch comedy theatre that has been entertaining LA audiences since 1974. They are a non-profit organization founded by Gary Austin. A "Groundling" refers to the 30 Main Company members who write and perform in the theatre's prime time slots each week. The Groundlings School has been the foremost comedy training ground in Hollywood and the springboard for countless careers including comic geniuses from film and television such as Melissa McCarthy, Taran Killam, Jennifer Coolidge, Will Ferrell, Ana Gasteyer, Kathy Griffin, Cheryl Hines, Chris Kattan, Lisa Kudrow, Jon Lovitz, Paul Reubens, Maya Rudolph, Mindy Sterling and Kristen Wiig, among others.
You can see catch Groundlings and recent alumni on shows such as SNL (Heidi Gardner and Mikey Day), Vice Principals (Edi Patterson), Community (Jim Rash), Man with a Plan (Matt Cook), AP Bio (Lyric Lewis) and in just about every funny commercial running today!