Overview: We will meet at 6pm for dinner at LaLa’s Latin steak and grill at 7229 Melrose Ave, which is one block from the theater. Then at 8pm we will see the Saturday night improve show, "Prom After Party" at the Groundlings Theater There are two shows this evening; we are attending the 8pm show. Seating is open and there are no assigned seats, so we can easily sit together. There is no late seating, once the show begins, per the theater management.
When you RSVP, please let me know if you are coming to dinner as I need to know numbers for the restaurant - thanks!! If you are not joining us for dinner I will send out info on how to find us at the theater before the show along with my contact info.
The restaurant: At 6pm we'll meet for dinner at LaLa’s Latin steak and grill located at 7229 Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles (Mid-City West Hollywood) This restaurant serves a varied menu at reasonable prices and is within a 2 block walking distance from the Groundlings Theater. http://www.lalasgrill.com. Please bring cash, there are no separate checks.
Since the dinner is a limited attendance event, it is subject to the LAWS No-Show/Late Cancellation policy. If you don’t know what that is, see here: http://www.meetup.com/LAWS-LA-Womens-Social-Meetup-Group/messages/boards/thread/5250469
The show: At 8pm we'll see Improv Comedy. The legendary Groundlings Theatre troupe presents its latest and greatest main stage show. It's an evening of sketches and some improvisation, always original and funny. Each night there is a different show and some of the topics are based on audience suggestions. Most of the shows go about 90 minutes including a 10 minute intermission.
Tickets can be purchased directly from the Groundlings Theater via their web site
groundlings.com. The ticket price is $19.00 plus $1.00 service fee.
Goldstar.com may have discounted tickets http://www.goldstar.com/los-angeles/events.
- You can valet on Poinsettia just north of Melrose. It’s about 7 bucks.
- You can park on Melrose (the meters run until 8pm)
- You can park on a side street. Read the signage. Some streets allow 2 hour parking - some allow all night.
- Also if you are joining us for dinner, LaLa’s may allow you to leave your car parked in their lot during the show. I say may because it varies, please check when you arrive, as there is a fee.