What is Spectacles?

Spectacles Improv Engine is the premier improv comedy theatre company of Orange County, California. Driven by innovation, we provide a showcase for our talented members, classes for our students, and a night of laughs for our audiences.

Unique Shows

We pride ourselves in creating a variety of different types of improv shows. Whether you want to see a Whose Line style short-form show, a macabre themed improv show, or a long-form cagematch, Spectacles has a show for you.

See the show calendar

Learn Improv

For those of you who want to jump into the world of improv, sharpen your existing improvisation skills, or just have some fun and perform, we offer drop-in improv classes for improvisers of any experience level.

Learn more about our classes

O.C. Improv Cup

Every year, we gather improv comedians from all over Southern California, assign them to random teams, and place them into a tournament. All of the money raised is donated to the Painted Turtle, a charity for seriously ill children.

Visit improvcup.com

Upcoming Weekend

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Friday, September 19, 2014

Saturday, September 20, 2014

8:00 PM: Fancy Hobo
12:00 PM: Improv Class
         11:00 PM: Ghostlight
9:15 PM: Valkyrie          11:00 PM: Laugh Chance          11:59 PM: OC Cagematch
             11:59 PM: Student Show