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Stomping Ground educates, entertains, and empowers the community – connecting people through comedy…and we won’t stop ’til everybody’s laughing

Upcoming Events

Youth Summer Camps Now Enrolling!

We’ve upped our offerings for this year and we hope you’ll love our new camps! Space is limited so enroll soon. Early Bird Pricing ends April 1.

Camps for ages 6-8 and a session for youth with learning differences coming soon.

Up your comedy game with Rich Talarico!

Writer, Producer, and comedy veteran Rich Talarico (Key & Peele, Saturday Night Live, The Tonight Show, MadTV, Second City, iO) is coming to Stomping Ground. Learn more about Rich and enroll for a workshop below!

Family-Friendly Fun

Sing along with us at our improvised musical that’s fun for the whole family! The first Saturday of every month we offer a toasty theatre and a show everyone can enjoy.

Tickets are on a sliding scale.

Follow Along With Us!

We’ll share updates, unique perspectives from our staff and students, and impactful moments from our Improv for Life events.

Many Comedians Enter, One Comedian Leaves

The Thunderdome is a competition-style improv show featuring short-form Whose Line is it Anyway-style games and scenes. Competitors will be awarded points and only one will be left standing as the victor! Want to compete? Find out more below…

Internship Program

The Internship Program with Stomping Ground is a rewarding experience! Each intern is expected to work 12-15 hours per month on the weekends. Interns will report and receive assignment from his/her designated Department Director.

Application Deadline: 1 month prior to the start of the next term of classes.

Improv for Life

Why Improv?

Improv affects a range of human emotions and life skills, and promotes emotional and mental health.

Now Enrolling

Take an Improv for Life class and see that the brain learns better when you are having fun!

Research

Read more about the science behind improv!

Black Lives Matter

The improv world was built on the concept of “I got your back” and now more than ever we want to say unequivocally to the Black community that we have your back and we stand alongside you.