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Aubrey L.
$ 1248
6 hours
60 people
2 years ago
Central location for a small improv night. Loved the space---intimate, clean, and versatile. We had a small audience for a small event, but everyone enjoyed this location!
Mikayla T.
$ 1375
5 hours
20 people
3 years ago
Nice open studio space for improv performance. Very versatile space. Concrete floors, ceilings are a reasonable height but not too high if you need to get some lighting from above. It worked well for use and is in a great location.
Angelea K.
$ 3300
6 hours
60 people
2 years ago
A location in the centre which is perfect for an improv night like ours. Loved it — cozy, clean, and versatile. We needed something for a small audience and event, and everyone enjoyed the night, thanks for this place!
Amauri C.
$ 825
3 hours
55 people
2 years ago
We discovered this studio while looking for a place for our improv performance event. Loved it! Concrete floors, ceilings are a reasonable height but not too high if you need to set up some lighting. Appreciated the location as well. A multi-purpose venue, really.

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Historic Hollywood Theater
From $1000/hr
Historic Hollywood Theater
Los Angeles, CA
· superhost
Step back into the glory of Old Hollywood in the internationally famous Hollywood Palladium! This iconic setting is the perfect location to host your next corporate event, premiere party, awards ceremony, private concert, fundraiser or product launch party. Accommodating groups of 50 to 3,700 guests and conveniently located within 1 mile of the Hollywood Walk of Fame, our talented staff handles every detail, so you don’t have to! With access to the world’s greatest musical entertainment, full-service event production, state-of-the-art lighting and sound, custom menus and mixology, this unique 59,000 square-foot venue will exceed the expectations of even the most discerning guest. Celebrate your brand in style as guests arrive greeted with your name in lights on the entrance marquee. Host an event in the elegant Main Ballroom, or in the intimate and stylish Champagne or Lawrence Welk Lounge, and make it an event to remember! MAIN BALLROOM This flexible 19,000 square-foot space is the perfect blend of rock and elegance, both classic and cutting edge. Two main bars, as well as optional satellite bars, keep a variety of local craft beers and cocktails flowing. Columns flanking either side of the Music Hall can be branded any color to help showcase your event. CHAMPAGNE LOUNGE Sip champagne in Old Hollywood fashion in this private lounge tucked away on the first floor of Palladium. The exclusive space accommodates up to 50 guests and is the perfect setting for press interviews. LAWRENCE WELK LOUNGE Provide your guest with the ultimate lounge experience in the Lawrence Welk Lounge. This exclusive space accommodates up to 50 guests and is the perfect location to host your next pre-show reception or intimate social occasion. To inquire about availability and rates for filming and/or larger impact bookings, send a message with the following details: - Job Name: - Job Type (Film, TV, Commercial, Photo, Music Video, etc.): - Dates Needed: - # of Hours Needed: - Specific Times Needed: - Areas of Location Needed: - Cast & Crew/Attendees Size:
From $500/hr
Ballroom No.1
Los Angeles, CA
· superhost
***Please Note: The rate shown is based on a non-commercial still shoot with a crew/talent size of 15 or less @ an 8 hour day. For more information on events and larger impact shoots, please message us and include the following details about your project. Job Name: Dates Needed: What The Shoot or Event is For: Crew/Talent or Guest Size: Hours Needed: Areas Needed: Miscellaneous Info Relevant to Your Booking: --- The venues interiors are Italian Baroque and was originally built as a Cathedral in the late 1800's. A gilded foyer leads into the main hall where the baroque columns that frame the room reach 45 feet upward to the ornate arched ceilings. During the day, the space is illuminated with light that pours in from the grand windows that offer up the skyline of the city.
From $80/hr
Pillared Event Hall - Hollywood
Los Angeles, CA
1
· superhost
A large cafeteria-style hall with tile floors lined with pillars. Cap 150. Has a large, industrial-style kitchen attached. Well suited for events and presentations where food is served. Stage is equipped with a couple banks of stage/party lighting.
From $60/hr
Hollywood Church "Cellar" - Event Hall
Los Angeles, CA
1
· superhost
A mid-size hall. Carpeted room with a small stage. Has a mid-size kitchen attached. We call it our "Cellar" but it has been used by film crews for group therapy rooms and for concerts.
From $110/hr
"My Dream Kitchen," says everyone.
Los Angeles, CA
8
· superhost
Excellent for all of your film or TV shoot, photoshoot, and location needs including hair and makeup HMU, fittings, cooking show, or production office. Open kitchen layout with working oven and stovetop from the 1950's, beautiful large marble countertop, double door refrigerator, large freezer, makers/prep space in the back, loading in and out area with parking surrounded by creative antiques that may be used for props. Many locations available, please inquire about the many other adjacent rooms we have in this 9,000 sq ft building. We understand each shoot or event is unique. Please contact us with your needs and we'll do our best to accommodate a custom price that works for you. Please Note: *Prices start at the listed amount. Pricing is subject to change at the owner's discretion due to: - the number of guests including cast and crew members, - extra space for HMU/ craft services/equipment overflow, - excessive scout visits - usage of props or other rentals, etc. - last-minute room changes or additional rooms being used. *No booking will be approved without a prior scout.
From $725/hr
Million Dollar Theatre
Los Angeles, CA
5
· superhost
Minimum Daily Rate that is shown is based on a low impact non commercial still shoot with a crew/talent size of 15 or @ a 10 hour day and does not include access to the entire theater. **Please inquire for accurate estimates for complete access and larger impact jobs. Make sure to include and the following details about your project. Job Name: Dates Needed: What The Shoot is For: Crew/Talent Size: Hours Needed: Areas Needed: Lighting, Audio, Rigging, Etc; Needs: Miscellaneous Information Relevant to Your Shoot:
From $700/hr
Colorful creative studio + auto shop
Los Angeles, CA
We are a creative studio and creative agency specializing in motorsports. At our workplace and workshop on Venice Blvd in Mid City, you will have access to a one of a kind space. Race Service brings an aesthetic forward approach to our location which is a hybrid of an auto shop, event space, and workspace.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price range for Improv spaces in Los Angeles, CA?

The price differs based on the length of rental, but majorly 1-hour booking will be in the range of $60 to $1000

Which Improv spaces are most popular in Los Angeles, CA in 2020?

Here are a top 3 most popular locations Historic Hollywood Theater, Ballroom No.1 and Pillared Event Hall - Hollywood

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About Los Angeles

As a global hub for the film and entertainment industries, Los Angeles has a reputation that precedes it. It overlooks the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, with sun-drenched beaches, engaging museums, and culturally rich neighborhoods to discover.

As home to some of the best comedy clubs in the U.S., Los Angeles is an ideal place to host an improv event. It boasts an extensive network of professional crews you can call upon, and a diversity of venues that range from private residences to purpose-built theaters.

Improv Options in Los Angeles

No matter the size or genre of your comedy event, you can find improv spaces in Los Angeles to suit your needs.

  • Homes
    From farm-style cottages to modern suburban homes, you can find a variety of residences to host your next improv event. They offer a cozy and familiar atmosphere that will instantly put your audience members at ease.
  • Warehouses
    Los Angeles’ warehouses offer an industrial setting that can range from run-down to super chic. They serve as a blank canvas for you to add your creative touch to, with plenty of space to work with.
  • Studios
    Planning an intimate improv event? You can find plenty of film studios in the L.A. area that come complete with all the sound and audio gear you need. Some are conveniently equipped with green rooms and behind-the-scenes spaces.
  • Theaters
    Los Angeles’ purpose-built theaters are an obvious choice for hosting your improv event, with sound and lighting gear, suitable seating, and ready-to-go stages all part of their appeal.

  • Bars and Clubs
    Many of Los Angeles’ bars and clubs are ideal for hosting improv events and can be rented for private shows on request. The fact that they come with fully-staffed and stocked bars only adds to their advantage.

Performance and Event Companies in Los Angeles

Need help finding your dream improv venue in Los Angeles or planning your event? You can secure the services of one of the city’s experienced event management companies to handle all the behind-the-scenes logistics.

  • Sequoia Productions
    Sequoia Productions plans, designs, and produces some of the most prestigious events in the city and offers a range of creative services. Whether you need assistance marketing your improv event or day-of management services, they will deliver a stress-free occasion.

  • 360 Destination Group
    With two decades of experience in the event planning industry, the 360 Destination Group is one of L.A.’s premier teams. They boast an enviable position on Sunset Boulevard and pride themselves on delivering clients a stress and hassle-free experience.

  • A Wynning Event
    A Wynning Event offers full-service event planning and design for weddings, corporate, and non-profit events, including improv shows. They have strong working relationships with some of L.A.’s leading vendors who can bring your improv event visions to life.

Pros and Cons of Improv Spaces in Los Angeles

Los Angeles’ international airport and network of experienced professionals are among the advantages of hosting an improv event here. But the high costs of living and heavy traffic are a couple of drawbacks to keep in mind.

Advantages

  • Established industry
    Los Angeles has a well-established comedy and improv industry, which means you already have prospective audience members who are willing to pay for standup shows.
  • Diversity of venues
    L.A. Improv spaces range from industrial-style lofts and warehouses to intimate theaters and neighborhood homes, meaning you can find a venue to suit your needs.
  • Experienced professionals
    Need sound engineers or stage crew to make your improv event a reality? Los Angeles has no shortage of professionals you can draw on who have extensive experience in the industry.
  • Easy international connections
    If you’ve got performers or guests arriving from out-of-state, they can easily get to and from your improv space thanks to the city's well-connected international airport.

  • Phenomenal weather
    With plenty of sunny and warm days throughout the year, Los Angeles is an ideal destination to host an improv event, either indoors or outdoors.

Disadvantages

  • High costs of venues and services
    Los Angeles’s property prices are soaring, and vendors are in high demand, so you may pay more to host an event here than in other parts of Southern California.

  • High costs of living
    Not only is Los Angeles a pricey place for a party, but the city’s costs of living are also high and should be taken into account if you’re planning on holding an event here.
  • Traffic
    Before booking your improv space, consider how easy it will be to get to in light of the city’s notorious traffic. It’s particularly bad in the early morning and late evening during the daily rush hours.
  • Parking
    Los Angeles parking spots are hard to find and this applies to the Downtown area and beyond. Expect to pay for parking and be prepared for a wait in some areas.
  • Crime
    Some L.A. neighborhoods have high crime rates and are best avoided.

Famous Comedy Locations in Los Angeles

  • Hollywood Improv
    First opened in 1974, this famous comedy club is part of The Improv chain originally founded in the New York City neighborhood of Hell’s Kitchen. It hosts an exciting calendar of standup shows throughout the year, accompanied by an enticing menu of American favorites and specialty cocktails.

  • The Comedy Store
    With names such as Dave Chappelle, Andy Kaufman, and Chris Rock having graced its stage, The Comedy Store is a standup staple on Sunset Boulevard. You can catch nationally-recognized names in the Original Room or see up-and-coming talents in the Belly and Main rooms.

  • The Comedy Union
    The Comedy Union is the first African-American-owned and operated comedy club in Los Angeles and showcases both new and veteran comedians. It has a laid-back atmosphere and stands directly opposite Roscoe’s Chicken and Waffles, a legendary soul food restaurant chain founded by Herb Hudson.