The Orange County Crazies stands with the community in recognizing that Black Lives Matter as well as social justice, inclusion and diversity. We are anti-racist. We also stand with the community in showing love and compassion toward those who have suffered from the Covid-19 crisis. Our biggest wish for all our students and patrons is that each of you find laughter in every day, because it’s there somewhere….

*Please note that our organization, like so many others in the arts, is honoring all stay-at-home orders. We do have online classes, however, through Zoom.



Many of you know OC Crazies has sent actors and other Crazies talent to Ree-invent Films. Note: Its newest film, “The Show Can’t Go On!” (Disclaimer: includes strong language) will debut at the Glendale International Film Festival online. Please see info below. 

The Glendale International Film Festival will be screening “The Show Can’t Go On!” during October 15 through 21. Tickets may be purchased at glendaleiff.com

Enjoy the film and we hope you will tell all your friends to watch it as well. We would appreciate it if you would ask them to post comments or likes on the film’s website page: www.scgomovie.com.
There will also be an awards ceremony on October 22nd. You can go to www.glendaleiff.com for further information.
There will be an awards ceremony Thursday evening October 22 and
broadcast over Facebook and YouTube. Please check www.glendaleiff.com
for more info on that. Hope we win something, but we don’t know:))
Thanks and hope you are all well and safe:))


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Meet the Founder


Cherie Kerr

Who We Are

Over the past 30 years, the Orange County Crazies has become an enviable institution as it remains the longest-running and most prominent organization of it’s 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.  Once Covid 19 subsides, we will resume all classes and performances at the De Pietro Performance Center in Santa Ana. at its 78-seat, black-box theater.

YOUTUBE: OC Crazies channel is soon to carry some of our content. Watch our last Little Crazies Stand up Comedy Show featuring Guy Nelson and Weston Bagley from July 17, 2020.

Introducing, Guy “The Joker” Nelson. Born and raised in sunny Southern California, Guy has dabbled in musical theater, but don’t let those sweet dimples fool you! He’s got the jokes! And he’s not afraid to use them! His father is also an amazing stand-up comic so the apple sure doesn’t fall far from the tree!”

No stranger to the stage, Weston Bagley, has done several stage plays in leading roles, his own one-man improv comedy show and is now taking his comedic genius to the stand up stage!


Contact: assistant@occrazies.com for tix and link

Buy Tickets

Guy & Weston’s Comedy Show

10.00 $


THE KICK OFF OF THE “Crazie Killer Comedy” Series

DATE: TBD (updates coming soon) – See the Hilarious CHARLIE TWICHEL – In his own one-man, one-hour stand-up comedy show. Warm-up act TBA. Tix: $15


NEW! Online Classes

Standup Comedy Writing

Saturday, November 7, 2020

9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m

Tuition $60 – Class Size Limited

Stand Up Comedy – 6 Session Series

Starting November 10 and 12 – 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. -Thursday eveningsA graduation show will be held once quarantine restrictions are lifted or via Zoom. The class is now available online. Call 714 550-9890 for more info

Tuition $375 – Class Size Limited to 4 Students

LITTLE CRAZIES” IMPROV AND STANDUP & WRITING WORKSHOP AND PERFORMANCE PROGRAMS- call for more info 714 550-9890 *We are breaking into groups. Class size is limited to 4 students.
Please contact assistant@occrazies.com for more information or call 714 550-9890 for more info

“Little Crazies” new workshop and performance series will start at the De Pietro Performance Center as soon as it is safe to open up. It runs every other Saturday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. over seven lively sessions. We are now doing this class until on Zoom until further notice. Children will learn the many basics and “rules and tools” of improv comedy during these fast-paced two-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. This session is for children 10-13 years of age.


Can you make the cut?
Do you have $6.00?

THEN THE “Crazies killer Comedy” Program is for YOU!!

If you are a talented comic who is tired of playing clubs or venues where you are lucky to get a 5-minute set; forced to play to audiences who are chatting away while you try to perform;  or waiting for hours to do your set, the program above might be the answer for you! [READ MORE]

TICKETS TO ALL SHOWS $15. We take all major credit cards, checks and cash.

EMAIL: assistant@occrazies.com OR CALL: (714) 550-9890 with your ticket request and for processing.

OC Crazies offers gift cards in any amount. A lively class is the perfect gift for a child, relative or friend!
Call (714) 550-9890 or 714 550-9900. email assistant@occrazies.com for more information.

For Improv classes for the business professional please visit: http://www.execuprov.com

The OC Crazies are proud members of Arts OC & OC Theater Guild