Who We Are

Over the past 31 years, the Orange County Crazies has become an enviable institution as it remains the longest-running and most prominent organization of its kind in the County of Orange. Based in Santa Ana, California, the O.C. Crazies school and the quality of its classes are unmatched; its student performances crowd-pleasing. Since its inception, it has garnered stellar reviews and a number of awards for its original and creative works, as well as for its unparalleled school of comedy.

The Orange Crazies offers classes in Improv, Stand-up, Sketch Comedy, and workshops for how to develop Original Characters, well as writing classes. Courses are range from weekly six-sessions to one-day weekend classes. And they are now available online. Graduation performances follow each class series.  The De Pietro Performance Center in Santa Ana. at its 78-seat, black-box theater.


The Orange Crazies offers classes in Improv, Stand-up, Sketch Comedy, and workshops for how to develop Original Characters, well as writing classes. Courses are range from weekly six-sessions to one-day weekend classes. And most of them are also now available online. Graduation performances follow each class series. 


BELOW IS OUR ONLINE CLASS SCHEDULE VIA ZOOM.

STANDUP COMEDY WRITING

  • Adults: Two-day course: Saturday May 29, 2021– 9 A.M. – NOON and Saturday, June 12, 2021–9 A.M. to NOON. Class size is limited to 6 students. Tuition: $295.
  • Children’s Stand Up Comedy: Tuesdays/Thursdays – starting April 30, May 2 – 6 sessions – 3:30 to 5 p.m. for 3 weeks culminating in a graduation show (live at the De Pietro Performance Center in June) or via Zoom.

ALL IMPROV

  • Four session course: Friday evenings: June 16, 25, July 2 and 9, 2021 – 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. LIVE at the De Pietro Performance Center in Santa Ana.
  • Class limited to 6 students. Tuition: $375. Learn from exercises and drills during this highly interactive and fun course. Our focus is being fast on your feet. 

SKETCH COMEDY WRITING

Saturdays, May 6, 12,19, 26 from 9 to noon – Class size is limited to 8 students. Tuition: $550


LIL’ CRAZIES

Lil’ Crazies new workshop and performance series will start at the De Pietro Performance Center in the spring pending Covid-19 restrictions. This boot camp is for youngsters 8 to 12 years of age. Children will learn the many basics and “rules and tools” of improv comedy during these fast-paced three-hour sessions. At the end of this series, the youngsters will stage a live performance giving them the opportunity to showcase (before a live audience) what they’ve learned.

Please access the links on our home page for more information for each listed class. You may also contact assistant@occrazies.com or 714 550-9890 for more information on classes and to register for the class.


Watch us on Youtube:

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