BarProv: An Improv Open Mic at Ghost Light
Jun
20
8:00 PM20:00

BarProv: An Improv Open Mic at Ghost Light

Wednesdays | 8p | FREE*

Planet Ant Presents: BARPROV — An Improv Open Mic!
Hosted by Andy Reid

Looking for stage time? 
Wanna meet some new improv pals?
Improvisors of all experience levels are welcome to take the Ghost Light stage and get their Yes, And on the last Wednesday of each month. Bring a troupe, or come alone and build one with new friends. 

Sign-ups start when the bar opens | 7p
Night concludes with a long form jam | 10p

Planet Ant Training Center students are strongly encouraged to attend! ALL PLAYERS WELCOME!

FOR PUBLIC CONSUMPTION — supportive onlookers ready to laugh and have some fun have a home in our audience, always! 

*free event | donations adored & accepted

Ghost Light Hamtramck opens 7p | Funny Burger pop-up all night


Presented by Planet Ant | a 501(c)(3) non-profit
Come Early | Stay Late | Laugh Forever

**FREE**

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Comedy Slice Block Party: Plant Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall!
Jun
21
7:30 PM19:30

Comedy Slice Block Party: Plant Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall!

Hosted by Mike McGettigan, our popular Thursday night show features blocks ("slices," if you will) of comedic entertainment from Planet Ant resident troupes and local guest performers.
Comedy Slice Block Party is always different, always fun. 

30-minute blocks of comedy arranged for your enjoyment in an ever-shifting fractal of amusement. Stand up, improv, scripted, video and who-knows-what-else may take the stage at the Ant Hall; you never know what you're going to see!

Comedy Slice Block Party
5.50
Date:
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Karaoke Thursday at Ghost Light
Jun
21
10:00 PM22:00

Karaoke Thursday at Ghost Light

Thursdays | Ghost Light Hamtramck | FREE | 10p

KARAOKE at Ghost Light is the cherry on top of YOUR Ideal Thursday Night! 

Singing immediately follows Comedy Slice Block Party! Planet Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall 

hosted by Jerry Everett + Apollo Entertainment Systems

Ghost Light Hamtramck open 7p | show in Ant Hall 7:30p
Funny Burger pop-up all night | veg-friendly menu

Come Early | Stay Late | Laugh Forever
 

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The Daedalus 2 Mission: A Space Opera (Opening Night!)
Jun
22
8:00 PM20:00

The Daedalus 2 Mission: A Space Opera (Opening Night!)

THIS SUMMER | Planet Ant Presents:

The Daedalus 2 Mission: A Space Opera
(The New Galactic Rock Fantasy)
Created by Jim Territo

When does Artificial Intelligence stop being artificial? Follow a team of A.I. space probes on a journey of discovery, loss, and affirmation at the edge of space and time.

Music by Jim Territo | Lyrics by Jim & Joe Territo

Direction by Rachel Biber | Musical Direction by Jim Territo
Costumes by Michael Ameloot

Featuring:
Paco Higdon (Captain)
Maya Gangadharan (Navigation)
Willa Rae Adamo (Artillery)
Jack Bennett (Analysis)
Hannah Taubitz (Maintenance)
Tiaja Sabrie (Recon. / Comm.)
Victoria Rose Weatherspoon (Recon. / Comm.)
Rollo Michael Rollin (Black Box) 


Ant Hall | Hamtramck
June 22 - June 30

Fridays & Saturdays | 8p
Sunday, June 24 | 2p
 

The Daedalus 2 Mission
22.00
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Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: 30 plays in 60 minutes!
Jun
22
8:00 PM20:00

Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: 30 plays in 60 minutes!

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Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind | Planet Ant

Join us as we attempt to perform 30 plays in 60 minutes. An evening of UnDescribable original works of all shapes, sizes, and genres to delight the senses and blow your mind. We are UnTheatre Co and this is UnLike anything you've ever seen.

June 8th — 23rd | Fridays + Saturdays | 8pm
+ one late night performance! Saturday | June 16th | 11pm

Planet Ant Black Box Theater | 2357 Caniff, Hamtramck 48212

questions / details: admin@UnTheatreCo.org | 313-444-0652

*pay $21 (includes online service fee) when you buy your ticket online and get up to $6 back (the roll of a 6-sided die) when you arrive! $15 plus the roll of a 6-sided die at the door! UnBelievably low prices!

(online ticket sales end one hour before the show)

Ghost Light Hamtramck bar opens 5p daily | across the street
Funny Burger pop-up | vegan-friendly menu
 


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Amateur Anthropologist Reunion Show
Jun
22
10:00 PM22:00

Amateur Anthropologist Reunion Show

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Lexi comes back from Montana,
Paco comes back from Fatherhood,
Darren comes back from... well... Building Things...

Guess we'll throw a party, or something. 

Amateur Anthropologists return to the Ghost Light stage for ONE NIGHT ONLY with a very special reunion show; following opening night of Ant Hall's space rock opera, The Daedalus 2 Mission!

wsg. Sidewatcher + Tin Foil

$7 advance | $10 door
*FREE entry to bar show w/ ticket to The Daedalus 2 Mission | Planet Ant
 

Amateur Anthropologist
7.50
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Tonight vs Everybody: Late-Night Comedy Fridays
Jun
22
10:30 PM22:30

Tonight vs Everybody: Late-Night Comedy Fridays

tonight v everybody poster .jpg

Introducing, Tonight vs Everybody: 
Late-Night Comedy Fridays at the Planet Ant Black Box Theater! 

From the people who brought you Big Time Garbage FestPrankis w/ Bart DangusChuckie FinsterRay And Laura's Comedy Showcase: March Edition!

FRIDAYS | BLACK BOX | 10p
$5 advance | $7 door

New Lineup Every Week!


Ghost Light Hamtramck opens 7p | Funny Burger pop-up all night

Planet Ant Black Box doors 10:30p | show 11p
 

Tonight vs Everybody
5.50 7.00
Date:
Quantity:
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Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: 30 plays in 60 minutes!
Jun
23
8:00 PM20:00

Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: 30 plays in 60 minutes!

too much light .jpg

Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind | Planet Ant

Join us as we attempt to perform 30 plays in 60 minutes. An evening of UnDescribable original works of all shapes, sizes, and genres to delight the senses and blow your mind. We are UnTheatre Co and this is UnLike anything you've ever seen.

June 8th — 23rd | Fridays + Saturdays | 8pm
+ one late night performance! Saturday | June 16th | 11pm

Planet Ant Black Box Theater | 2357 Caniff, Hamtramck 48212

questions / details: admin@UnTheatreCo.org | 313-444-0652

*pay $21 (includes online service fee) when you buy your ticket online and get up to $6 back (the roll of a 6-sided die) when you arrive! $15 plus the roll of a 6-sided die at the door! UnBelievably low prices!

(online ticket sales end one hour before the show)

Ghost Light Hamtramck bar opens 5p daily | across the street
Funny Burger pop-up | vegan-friendly menu
 


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The Daedalus 2 Mission: A Space Opera
Jun
23
8:00 PM20:00

The Daedalus 2 Mission: A Space Opera

THIS SUMMER | Planet Ant Presents:

The Daedalus 2 Mission: A Space Opera
(The New Galactic Rock Fantasy)
Created by Jim Territo

When does Artificial Intelligence stop being artificial? Follow a team of A.I. space probes on a journey of discovery, loss, and affirmation at the edge of space and time.

Music by Jim Territo | Lyrics by Jim & Joe Territo

Direction by Rachel Biber | Musical Direction by Jim Territo
Costumes by Michael Ameloot

Featuring:
Paco Higdon (Captain)
Maya Gangadharan (Navigation)
Willa Rae Adamo (Artillery)
Jack Bennett (Analysis)
Hannah Taubitz (Maintenance)
Tiaja Sabrie (Recon. / Comm.)
Victoria Rose Weatherspoon (Recon. / Comm.)
Rollo Michael Rollin (Black Box) 


Ant Hall | Hamtramck
June 22 - June 30

Fridays & Saturdays | 8p
Sunday, June 24 | 6p
 

The Daedalus 2 Mission
22.00
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Saturday Late-Night Improv!
Jun
23
10:30 PM22:30

Saturday Late-Night Improv!

Watch The Planet Ant Farm Team and special guest troupes perform some amazing Detroit improv comedy, every Saturday night at Planet Ant's original black box theatre! 

$5 | doors 10p | Planet Ant black box

Saturday Late Night Improv
5.50
Date:
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The Daedalus 2 Mission: A Space Opera
Jun
24
6:00 PM18:00

The Daedalus 2 Mission: A Space Opera

THIS SUMMER | Planet Ant Presents:

The Daedalus 2 Mission: A Space Opera
(The New Galactic Rock Fantasy)
Created by Jim Territo

When does Artificial Intelligence stop being artificial? Follow a team of A.I. space probes on a journey of discovery, loss, and affirmation at the edge of space and time.

Music by Jim Territo | Lyrics by Jim & Joe Territo

Direction by Rachel Biber | Musical Direction by Jim Territo
Costumes by Michael Ameloot

Featuring:
Paco Higdon (Captain)
Maya Gangadharan (Navigation)
Willa Rae Adamo (Artillery)
Jack Bennett (Analysis)
Hannah Taubitz (Maintenance)
Tiaja Sabrie (Recon. / Comm.)
Victoria Rose Weatherspoon (Recon. / Comm.)
Rollo Michael Rollin (Black Box) 


Ant Hall | Hamtramck
June 22 - June 30

Fridays & Saturdays | 8p
Sunday, June 24 | 6p
 

The Daedalus 2 Mission
22.00
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Monday Drop-In Class at Ant Hall
Jun
25
5:30 PM17:30

Monday Drop-In Class at Ant Hall

Mondays | 5:30p - 7:30p | Ant Hall | $15*
*includes admission to Monday Night Improv after the class! 

Every week, our Monday Night Drop-In Class will feature an improv workshop taught by one of the Planet Ant Training Center Instructors. Each instructor will bring their own unique flavor to their workshop, giving students the opportunity to experience a variety of teaching styles and approaches to the art form. 

Cherry On Top: class fee includes admission to the infamous Monday Night Improv at Ant Hall!

Experience encouraged, but not required.

Monday Drop In Class
15.50
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Monday Night Improv with The Planet Ant Home Team!
Jun
25
8:00 PM20:00

Monday Night Improv with The Planet Ant Home Team!

MONDAYS | Ant Hall | 8p | $5

Improv Monday with Planet Ant is the longest-running improv show in ALL of history, ever (but don't fact check that). Every Monday night on the Ant Hall stage brings a fresh, new, hilarious night of comedy from the Planet Ant Home Team and their opening guest troupe — AND the show ALWAYS ends with our traditional (and free) Open Improv Ant Jam, where we invite YOU to come up and play! 

Ghost Light Hamtramck bar opens 7p | show starts 8p

8p - Opening Guest Troupe
9p - The Planet Ant Home Team
10p - The Ant Jam

Funny Burger pop-up all night | veg-friendly menu

Stick around after the show for Late-Night Movies at Ant Hall!

Monday Night Improv
5.50
Date:
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BarProv: An Improv Open Mic at Ghost Light
Jun
27
8:00 PM20:00

BarProv: An Improv Open Mic at Ghost Light

Wednesdays | 8p | FREE*

Planet Ant Presents: BARPROV — An Improv Open Mic!
Hosted by Andy Reid

Looking for stage time? 
Wanna meet some new improv pals?
Improvisors of all experience levels are welcome to take the Ghost Light stage and get their Yes, And on the last Wednesday of each month. Bring a troupe, or come alone and build one with new friends. 

Sign-ups start when the bar opens | 7p
Night concludes with a long form jam | 10p

Planet Ant Training Center students are strongly encouraged to attend! ALL PLAYERS WELCOME!

FOR PUBLIC CONSUMPTION — supportive onlookers ready to laugh and have some fun have a home in our audience, always! 

*free event | donations adored & accepted

Ghost Light Hamtramck opens 7p | Funny Burger pop-up all night


Presented by Planet Ant | a 501(c)(3) non-profit
Come Early | Stay Late | Laugh Forever

**FREE**

View Event →
Comedy Slice Block Party: Plant Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall!
Jun
28
7:30 PM19:30

Comedy Slice Block Party: Plant Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall!

Hosted by Mike McGettigan, our popular Thursday night show features blocks ("slices," if you will) of comedic entertainment from Planet Ant resident troupes and local guest performers.
Comedy Slice Block Party is always different, always fun. 

30-minute blocks of comedy arranged for your enjoyment in an ever-shifting fractal of amusement. Stand up, improv, scripted, video and who-knows-what-else may take the stage at the Ant Hall; you never know what you're going to see!

Comedy Slice Block Party
5.50
Date:
Quantity:
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Karaoke Thursday at Ghost Light
Jun
28
10:00 PM22:00

Karaoke Thursday at Ghost Light

Thursdays | Ghost Light Hamtramck | FREE | 10p

KARAOKE at Ghost Light is the cherry on top of YOUR Ideal Thursday Night! 

Singing immediately follows Comedy Slice Block Party! Planet Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall 

hosted by Jerry Everett + Apollo Entertainment Systems

Ghost Light Hamtramck open 7p | show in Ant Hall 7:30p
Funny Burger pop-up all night | veg-friendly menu

Come Early | Stay Late | Laugh Forever
 

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Jun
29
8:00 PM20:00

Razowsky + Edwartowski | Improv Benefit for the Detroit Creativity Project

Razowsky & Edwartowski: 

ONE NIGHT ONLY! 

An improv benefit show for the Detroit Creativity Project

Second City alums David Razowsky and Margaret Edwartowski perform this two-person show guided by a single principle -- start with nothing. Two randomly placed chairs dictate the entire performance, becoming the spring-board for a night of memorable characters and relationships. 

Proceeds benefit students in The Improv Project. The Improv Project offers free improv training to middle and high school youth in Detroit, Hamtramck, and River Rouge. The program is a collaboration between The Detroit Creativity Project and Y Arts Detroit

$20 advance / $22 door

Razowsky + Edwartowski | DCP
20.00
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The Daedalus 2 Mission: A Space Opera
Jun
29
8:00 PM20:00

The Daedalus 2 Mission: A Space Opera

THIS SUMMER | Planet Ant Presents:

The Daedalus 2 Mission: A Space Opera
(The New Galactic Rock Fantasy)
Created by Jim Territo

When does Artificial Intelligence stop being artificial? Follow a team of A.I. space probes on a journey of discovery, loss, and affirmation at the edge of space and time.

Music by Jim Territo | Lyrics by Jim & Joe Territo

Direction by Rachel Biber | Musical Direction by Jim Territo
Costumes by Michael Ameloot

Featuring:
Paco Higdon (Captain)
Maya Gangadharan (Navigation)
Willa Rae Adamo (Artillery)
Jack Bennett (Analysis)
Hannah Taubitz (Maintenance)
Tiaja Sabrie (Recon. / Comm.)
Victoria Rose Weatherspoon (Recon. / Comm.)
Rollo Michael Rollin (Black Box) 


Ant Hall | Hamtramck
June 22 - June 30

Fridays & Saturdays | 8p
Sunday, June 24 | 6p
 

The Daedalus 2 Mission
22.00
Select Date:
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Tonight vs Everybody: Late-Night Comedy Fridays
Jun
29
10:30 PM22:30

Tonight vs Everybody: Late-Night Comedy Fridays

tonight v everybody poster .jpg

Introducing, Tonight vs Everybody: 
Late-Night Comedy Fridays at the Planet Ant Black Box Theater! 

From the people who brought you Big Time Garbage FestPrankis w/ Bart DangusChuckie FinsterRay And Laura's Comedy Showcase: March Edition!

FRIDAYS | BLACK BOX | 10p
$5 advance | $7 door

New Lineup Every Week!


Ghost Light Hamtramck opens 7p | Funny Burger pop-up all night

Planet Ant Black Box doors 10:30p | show 11p
 

Tonight vs Everybody
5.50 7.00
Date:
Quantity:
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The Daedalus 2 Mission: A Space Opera
Jun
30
8:00 PM20:00

The Daedalus 2 Mission: A Space Opera

THIS SUMMER | Planet Ant Presents:

The Daedalus 2 Mission: A Space Opera
(The New Galactic Rock Fantasy)
Created by Jim Territo

When does Artificial Intelligence stop being artificial? Follow a team of A.I. space probes on a journey of discovery, loss, and affirmation at the edge of space and time.

Music by Jim Territo | Lyrics by Jim & Joe Territo

Direction by Rachel Biber | Musical Direction by Jim Territo
Costumes by Michael Ameloot

Featuring:
Paco Higdon (Captain)
Maya Gangadharan (Navigation)
Willa Rae Adamo (Artillery)
Jack Bennett (Analysis)
Hannah Taubitz (Maintenance)
Tiaja Sabrie (Recon. / Comm.)
Victoria Rose Weatherspoon (Recon. / Comm.)
Rollo Michael Rollin (Black Box) 


Ant Hall | Hamtramck
June 22 - June 30

Fridays & Saturdays | 8p
Sunday, June 24 | 6p
 

The Daedalus 2 Mission
22.00
Select Date:
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Saturday Late-Night Improv!
Jun
30
10:30 PM22:30

Saturday Late-Night Improv!

Watch The Planet Ant Farm Team and special guest troupes perform some amazing Detroit improv comedy, every Saturday night at Planet Ant's original black box theatre! 

$5 | doors 10p | Planet Ant black box

Saturday Late Night Improv
5.50
Date:
Quantity:
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Monday Night Improv with The Planet Ant Home Team!
Jul
2
8:00 PM20:00

Monday Night Improv with The Planet Ant Home Team!

MONDAYS | Ant Hall | 8p | $5

Improv Monday with Planet Ant is the longest-running improv show in ALL of history, ever (but don't fact check that). Every Monday night on the Ant Hall stage brings a fresh, new, hilarious night of comedy from the Planet Ant Home Team and their opening guest troupe — AND the show ALWAYS ends with our traditional (and free) Open Improv Ant Jam, where we invite YOU to come up and play! 

Ghost Light Hamtramck bar opens 7p | show starts 8p

8p - Opening Guest Troupe
9p - The Planet Ant Home Team
10p - The Ant Jam

Funny Burger pop-up all night | veg-friendly menu

Stick around after the show for Late-Night Movies at Ant Hall!

Monday Night Improv
5.50
Date:
Quantity:
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Comedy Slice Block Party: Plant Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall!
Jul
5
7:30 PM19:30

Comedy Slice Block Party: Plant Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall!

Hosted by Mike McGettigan, our popular Thursday night show features blocks ("slices," if you will) of comedic entertainment from Planet Ant resident troupes and local guest performers.
Comedy Slice Block Party is always different, always fun. 

30-minute blocks of comedy arranged for your enjoyment in an ever-shifting fractal of amusement. Stand up, improv, scripted, video and who-knows-what-else may take the stage at the Ant Hall; you never know what you're going to see!

Comedy Slice Block Party
5.50
Date:
Quantity:
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Karaoke Thursday at Ghost Light
Jul
5
10:00 PM22:00

Karaoke Thursday at Ghost Light

Thursdays | Ghost Light Hamtramck | FREE | 10p

KARAOKE at Ghost Light is the cherry on top of YOUR Ideal Thursday Night! 

Singing immediately follows Comedy Slice Block Party! Planet Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall 

hosted by Jerry Everett + Apollo Entertainment Systems

Ghost Light Hamtramck open 7p | show in Ant Hall 7:30p
Funny Burger pop-up all night | veg-friendly menu

Come Early | Stay Late | Laugh Forever
 

View Event →
Tonight vs Everybody: Late-Night Comedy Fridays
Jul
6
10:30 PM22:30

Tonight vs Everybody: Late-Night Comedy Fridays

tonight v everybody poster .jpg

Introducing, Tonight vs Everybody: 
Late-Night Comedy Fridays at the Planet Ant Black Box Theater! 

From the people who brought you Big Time Garbage FestPrankis w/ Bart DangusChuckie FinsterRay And Laura's Comedy Showcase: March Edition!

FRIDAYS | BLACK BOX | 10p
$5 advance | $7 door

New Lineup Every Week!


Ghost Light Hamtramck opens 7p | Funny Burger pop-up all night

Planet Ant Black Box doors 10:30p | show 11p
 

Tonight vs Everybody
5.50 7.00
Date:
Quantity:
Add To Cart
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Saturday Late-Night Improv!
Jul
7
10:30 PM22:30

Saturday Late-Night Improv!

Watch The Planet Ant Farm Team and special guest troupes perform some amazing Detroit improv comedy, every Saturday night at Planet Ant's original black box theatre! 

$5 | doors 10p | Planet Ant black box

Saturday Late Night Improv
5.50
Date:
Quantity:
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Monday Night Improv with The Planet Ant Home Team!
Jul
9
8:00 PM20:00

Monday Night Improv with The Planet Ant Home Team!

MONDAYS | Ant Hall | 8p | $5

Improv Monday with Planet Ant is the longest-running improv show in ALL of history, ever (but don't fact check that). Every Monday night on the Ant Hall stage brings a fresh, new, hilarious night of comedy from the Planet Ant Home Team and their opening guest troupe — AND the show ALWAYS ends with our traditional (and free) Open Improv Ant Jam, where we invite YOU to come up and play! 

Ghost Light Hamtramck bar opens 7p | show starts 8p

8p - Opening Guest Troupe
9p - The Planet Ant Home Team
10p - The Ant Jam

Funny Burger pop-up all night | veg-friendly menu

Stick around after the show for Late-Night Movies at Ant Hall!

Monday Night Improv
5.50
Date:
Quantity:
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Live Storytelling on the Ant Hill
Jul
10
8:00 PM20:00

Live Storytelling on the Ant Hill

True stories, live, told by YOU. 
All are welcome to Hamtramck's Live Storytelling event on The Ant Hill!

Come listen to our storytellers, or better yet, drop your name in for your chance at 5-7 minutes on stage! 

Hosted by Mike McGettigan, The Ant Hill takes place every 2nd Tuesday of the month at Ghost Light Hamtramck. In the tradition of live story telling events like the Moth, Risk or Snap Judgement, The Ant Hill brings storytellers to the stage with their own stories, told live — without notes. Each "teller" will get 10-15 minutes of time to bring their unique story to life based on a theme chosen (in advance) by the host. 

To tell your story, simply arrive before the show and sign up! 

Ghost Light Hamtramck opens 7p | Storytime begins 8p

Funny Burger pop-up all night | vegan-friendly menu

*FREE*

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George CoStand-Up: Comedy Night at Ghost Light
Jul
10
9:00 PM21:00

George CoStand-Up: Comedy Night at Ghost Light

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Second Tuesdays | Ghost Light Hamtramck | FREE

Monthly Stand-Up Comedy Showcase

HOST: 
Brett Mercer

New Line-up every month!

Go Give George CoStandup a like to stay up to date on our happenings, and to submit your act! 

Ghost Light Hamtramck bar opens 7p | Stand-Up starts 9p

Funny Burger pop-up all night (veg-friendly menu) 
 

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BarProv: An Improv Open Mic at Ghost Light
Jul
11
8:00 PM20:00

BarProv: An Improv Open Mic at Ghost Light

Wednesdays | 8p | FREE*

Planet Ant Presents: BARPROV — An Improv Open Mic!
Hosted by Andy Reid

Looking for stage time? 
Wanna meet some new improv pals?
Improvisors of all experience levels are welcome to take the Ghost Light stage and get their Yes, And on the last Wednesday of each month. Bring a troupe, or come alone and build one with new friends. 

Sign-ups start when the bar opens | 7p
Night concludes with a long form jam | 10p

Planet Ant Training Center students are strongly encouraged to attend! ALL PLAYERS WELCOME!

FOR PUBLIC CONSUMPTION — supportive onlookers ready to laugh and have some fun have a home in our audience, always! 

*free event | donations adored & accepted

Ghost Light Hamtramck opens 7p | Funny Burger pop-up all night


Presented by Planet Ant | a 501(c)(3) non-profit
Come Early | Stay Late | Laugh Forever

**FREE**

View Event →
Comedy Slice Block Party: Plant Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall!
Jul
12
7:30 PM19:30

Comedy Slice Block Party: Plant Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall!

Hosted by Mike McGettigan, our popular Thursday night show features blocks ("slices," if you will) of comedic entertainment from Planet Ant resident troupes and local guest performers.
Comedy Slice Block Party is always different, always fun. 

30-minute blocks of comedy arranged for your enjoyment in an ever-shifting fractal of amusement. Stand up, improv, scripted, video and who-knows-what-else may take the stage at the Ant Hall; you never know what you're going to see!

Comedy Slice Block Party
5.50
Date:
Quantity:
Add To Cart
View Event →
Karaoke Thursday at Ghost Light
Jul
12
10:00 PM22:00

Karaoke Thursday at Ghost Light

Thursdays | Ghost Light Hamtramck | FREE | 10p

KARAOKE at Ghost Light is the cherry on top of YOUR Ideal Thursday Night! 

Singing immediately follows Comedy Slice Block Party! Planet Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall 

hosted by Jerry Everett + Apollo Entertainment Systems

Ghost Light Hamtramck open 7p | show in Ant Hall 7:30p
Funny Burger pop-up all night | veg-friendly menu

Come Early | Stay Late | Laugh Forever
 

View Event →
Tonight vs Everybody: Late-Night Comedy Fridays
Jul
13
10:30 PM22:30

Tonight vs Everybody: Late-Night Comedy Fridays

tonight v everybody poster .jpg

Introducing, Tonight vs Everybody: 
Late-Night Comedy Fridays at the Planet Ant Black Box Theater! 

From the people who brought you Big Time Garbage FestPrankis w/ Bart DangusChuckie FinsterRay And Laura's Comedy Showcase: March Edition!

FRIDAYS | BLACK BOX | 10p
$5 advance | $7 door

New Lineup Every Week!


Ghost Light Hamtramck opens 7p | Funny Burger pop-up all night

Planet Ant Black Box doors 10:30p | show 11p
 

Tonight vs Everybody
5.50 7.00
Date:
Quantity:
Add To Cart
View Event →
Saturday Late-Night Improv!
Jul
14
10:30 PM22:30

Saturday Late-Night Improv!

Watch The Planet Ant Farm Team and special guest troupes perform some amazing Detroit improv comedy, every Saturday night at Planet Ant's original black box theatre! 

$5 | doors 10p | Planet Ant black box

Saturday Late Night Improv
5.50
Date:
Quantity:
Add To Cart
View Event →
Monday Night Improv with The Planet Ant Home Team!
Jul
16
8:00 PM20:00

Monday Night Improv with The Planet Ant Home Team!

MONDAYS | Ant Hall | 8p | $5

Improv Monday with Planet Ant is the longest-running improv show in ALL of history, ever (but don't fact check that). Every Monday night on the Ant Hall stage brings a fresh, new, hilarious night of comedy from the Planet Ant Home Team and their opening guest troupe — AND the show ALWAYS ends with our traditional (and free) Open Improv Ant Jam, where we invite YOU to come up and play! 

Ghost Light Hamtramck bar opens 7p | show starts 8p

8p - Opening Guest Troupe
9p - The Planet Ant Home Team
10p - The Ant Jam

Funny Burger pop-up all night | veg-friendly menu

Stick around after the show for Late-Night Movies at Ant Hall!

Monday Night Improv
5.50
Date:
Quantity:
Add To Cart
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Colony Fest 2018
Jul
17
7:00 PM19:00

Colony Fest 2018

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COLONY FEST 2018: An Improv Comedy Tournament

More than 20 troupes will enter this five-night improv comedy competition, but only one will be crowned Colony Fest 2018 champions. Come cast a vote each night to help us decide who goes on to the finals; for a chance to win the opportunity to work with a Planet Ant director to create a new original comedy show that will be featured in our 2018-19 season!

Tuesday—Friday: winners a decided by audience vote. All paid tickets are eligible for audience vote. All troupe members are able to purchase tickets but are not required. Only 1 ticket may be purchased per person, per night.

Saturday: final round — grand prize winner determined by a panel of judges (TBA)


 

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Colony Fest 2018
Jul
18
7:00 PM19:00

Colony Fest 2018

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COLONY FEST 2018: An Improv Comedy Tournament

More than 20 troupes will enter this five-night improv comedy competition, but only one will be crowned Colony Fest 2018 champions. Come cast a vote each night to help us decide who goes on to the finals; for a chance to win the opportunity to work with a Planet Ant director to create a new original comedy show that will be featured in our 2018-19 season!

Tuesday—Friday: winners a decided by audience vote. All paid tickets are eligible for audience vote. All troupe members are able to purchase tickets but are not required. Only 1 ticket may be purchased per person, per night.

Saturday: final round — grand prize winner determined by a panel of judges (TBA)


 

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BarProv: An Improv Open Mic at Ghost Light
Jul
18
8:00 PM20:00

BarProv: An Improv Open Mic at Ghost Light

Wednesdays | 8p | FREE*

Planet Ant Presents: BARPROV — An Improv Open Mic!
Hosted by Andy Reid

Looking for stage time? 
Wanna meet some new improv pals?
Improvisors of all experience levels are welcome to take the Ghost Light stage and get their Yes, And on the last Wednesday of each month. Bring a troupe, or come alone and build one with new friends. 

Sign-ups start when the bar opens | 7p
Night concludes with a long form jam | 10p

Planet Ant Training Center students are strongly encouraged to attend! ALL PLAYERS WELCOME!

FOR PUBLIC CONSUMPTION — supportive onlookers ready to laugh and have some fun have a home in our audience, always! 

*free event | donations adored & accepted

Ghost Light Hamtramck opens 7p | Funny Burger pop-up all night


Presented by Planet Ant | a 501(c)(3) non-profit
Come Early | Stay Late | Laugh Forever

**FREE**

View Event →
Colony Fest 2018
Jul
19
7:00 PM19:00

Colony Fest 2018

colonyfest+2018.png

COLONY FEST 2018: An Improv Comedy Tournament

More than 20 troupes will enter this five-night improv comedy competition, but only one will be crowned Colony Fest 2018 champions. Come cast a vote each night to help us decide who goes on to the finals; for a chance to win the opportunity to work with a Planet Ant director to create a new original comedy show that will be featured in our 2018-19 season!

Tuesday—Friday: winners a decided by audience vote. All paid tickets are eligible for audience vote. All troupe members are able to purchase tickets but are not required. Only 1 ticket may be purchased per person, per night.

Saturday: final round — grand prize winner determined by a panel of judges (TBA)


 

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Comedy Slice Block Party: Plant Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall!
Jul
19
7:30 PM19:30

Comedy Slice Block Party: Plant Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall!

Hosted by Mike McGettigan, our popular Thursday night show features blocks ("slices," if you will) of comedic entertainment from Planet Ant resident troupes and local guest performers.
Comedy Slice Block Party is always different, always fun. 

30-minute blocks of comedy arranged for your enjoyment in an ever-shifting fractal of amusement. Stand up, improv, scripted, video and who-knows-what-else may take the stage at the Ant Hall; you never know what you're going to see!

Comedy Slice Block Party
5.50
Date:
Quantity:
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Karaoke Thursday at Ghost Light
Jul
19
10:00 PM22:00

Karaoke Thursday at Ghost Light

Thursdays | Ghost Light Hamtramck | FREE | 10p

KARAOKE at Ghost Light is the cherry on top of YOUR Ideal Thursday Night! 

Singing immediately follows Comedy Slice Block Party! Planet Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall 

hosted by Jerry Everett + Apollo Entertainment Systems

Ghost Light Hamtramck open 7p | show in Ant Hall 7:30p
Funny Burger pop-up all night | veg-friendly menu

Come Early | Stay Late | Laugh Forever
 

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Colony Fest 2018
Jul
20
7:00 PM19:00

Colony Fest 2018

colonyfest+2018.png

COLONY FEST 2018: An Improv Comedy Tournament

More than 20 troupes will enter this five-night improv comedy competition, but only one will be crowned Colony Fest 2018 champions. Come cast a vote each night to help us decide who goes on to the finals; for a chance to win the opportunity to work with a Planet Ant director to create a new original comedy show that will be featured in our 2018-19 season!

Tuesday—Friday: winners a decided by audience vote. All paid tickets are eligible for audience vote. All troupe members are able to purchase tickets but are not required. Only 1 ticket may be purchased per person, per night.

Saturday: final round — grand prize winner determined by a panel of judges (TBA)


 

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Tonight vs Everybody: Late-Night Comedy Fridays
Jul
20
10:30 PM22:30

Tonight vs Everybody: Late-Night Comedy Fridays

tonight v everybody poster .jpg

Introducing, Tonight vs Everybody: 
Late-Night Comedy Fridays at the Planet Ant Black Box Theater! 

From the people who brought you Big Time Garbage FestPrankis w/ Bart DangusChuckie FinsterRay And Laura's Comedy Showcase: March Edition!

FRIDAYS | BLACK BOX | 10p
$5 advance | $7 door

New Lineup Every Week!


Ghost Light Hamtramck opens 7p | Funny Burger pop-up all night

Planet Ant Black Box doors 10:30p | show 11p
 

Tonight vs Everybody
5.50 7.00
Date:
Quantity:
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Colony Fest 2018
Jul
21
7:00 PM19:00

Colony Fest 2018

colonyfest+2018.png

COLONY FEST 2018: An Improv Comedy Tournament

More than 20 troupes will enter this five-night improv comedy competition, but only one will be crowned Colony Fest 2018 champions. Come cast a vote each night to help us decide who goes on to the finals; for a chance to win the opportunity to work with a Planet Ant director to create a new original comedy show that will be featured in our 2018-19 season!

Tuesday—Friday: winners a decided by audience vote. All paid tickets are eligible for audience vote. All troupe members are able to purchase tickets but are not required. Only 1 ticket may be purchased per person, per night.

Saturday: final round — grand prize winner determined by a panel of judges (TBA)


 

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Saturday Late-Night Improv!
Jul
21
10:30 PM22:30

Saturday Late-Night Improv!

Watch The Planet Ant Farm Team and special guest troupes perform some amazing Detroit improv comedy, every Saturday night at Planet Ant's original black box theatre! 

$5 | doors 10p | Planet Ant black box

Saturday Late Night Improv
5.50
Date:
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Jul
22
9:00 PM21:00

Rent Strike, Emily Davis + Murder Police, Bathroom of the Future

Sunday | July 22 | Ghost Light Hamtramck 

RENT STRIKE
rentstrike.bandcamp.com

Emily Davis + the Murder Police
emilydavis.bandcamp.com

Bathroom of the Future
bathroomofthefuture.bandcamp.com

$5 advance | $7 door

bar opens 5p | Funny Burger pop-up 7p | music 9p

Presented by Planet Ant | a 501(c)(3) non-profit

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Monday Night Improv with The Planet Ant Home Team!
Jul
23
8:00 PM20:00

Monday Night Improv with The Planet Ant Home Team!

MONDAYS | Ant Hall | 8p | $5

Improv Monday with Planet Ant is the longest-running improv show in ALL of history, ever (but don't fact check that). Every Monday night on the Ant Hall stage brings a fresh, new, hilarious night of comedy from the Planet Ant Home Team and their opening guest troupe — AND the show ALWAYS ends with our traditional (and free) Open Improv Ant Jam, where we invite YOU to come up and play! 

Ghost Light Hamtramck bar opens 7p | show starts 8p

8p - Opening Guest Troupe
9p - The Planet Ant Home Team
10p - The Ant Jam

Funny Burger pop-up all night | veg-friendly menu

Stick around after the show for Late-Night Movies at Ant Hall!

Monday Night Improv
5.50
Date:
Quantity:
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BarProv: An Improv Open Mic at Ghost Light
Jul
25
8:00 PM20:00

BarProv: An Improv Open Mic at Ghost Light

Wednesdays | 8p | FREE*

Planet Ant Presents: BARPROV — An Improv Open Mic!
Hosted by Andy Reid

Looking for stage time? 
Wanna meet some new improv pals?
Improvisors of all experience levels are welcome to take the Ghost Light stage and get their Yes, And on the last Wednesday of each month. Bring a troupe, or come alone and build one with new friends. 

Sign-ups start when the bar opens | 7p
Night concludes with a long form jam | 10p

Planet Ant Training Center students are strongly encouraged to attend! ALL PLAYERS WELCOME!

FOR PUBLIC CONSUMPTION — supportive onlookers ready to laugh and have some fun have a home in our audience, always! 

*free event | donations adored & accepted

Ghost Light Hamtramck opens 7p | Funny Burger pop-up all night


Presented by Planet Ant | a 501(c)(3) non-profit
Come Early | Stay Late | Laugh Forever

**FREE**

View Event →
Comedy Slice Block Party: Plant Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall!
Jul
26
7:30 PM19:30

Comedy Slice Block Party: Plant Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall!

Hosted by Mike McGettigan, our popular Thursday night show features blocks ("slices," if you will) of comedic entertainment from Planet Ant resident troupes and local guest performers.
Comedy Slice Block Party is always different, always fun. 

30-minute blocks of comedy arranged for your enjoyment in an ever-shifting fractal of amusement. Stand up, improv, scripted, video and who-knows-what-else may take the stage at the Ant Hall; you never know what you're going to see!

Comedy Slice Block Party
5.50
Date:
Quantity:
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Karaoke Thursday at Ghost Light
Jul
26
10:00 PM22:00

Karaoke Thursday at Ghost Light

Thursdays | Ghost Light Hamtramck | FREE | 10p

KARAOKE at Ghost Light is the cherry on top of YOUR Ideal Thursday Night! 

Singing immediately follows Comedy Slice Block Party! Planet Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall 

hosted by Jerry Everett + Apollo Entertainment Systems

Ghost Light Hamtramck open 7p | show in Ant Hall 7:30p
Funny Burger pop-up all night | veg-friendly menu

Come Early | Stay Late | Laugh Forever
 

View Event →
Tonight vs Everybody: Late-Night Comedy Fridays
Jul
27
10:30 PM22:30

Tonight vs Everybody: Late-Night Comedy Fridays

tonight v everybody poster .jpg

Introducing, Tonight vs Everybody: 
Late-Night Comedy Fridays at the Planet Ant Black Box Theater! 

From the people who brought you Big Time Garbage FestPrankis w/ Bart DangusChuckie FinsterRay And Laura's Comedy Showcase: March Edition!

FRIDAYS | BLACK BOX | 10p
$5 advance | $7 door

New Lineup Every Week!


Ghost Light Hamtramck opens 7p | Funny Burger pop-up all night

Planet Ant Black Box doors 10:30p | show 11p
 

Tonight vs Everybody
5.50 7.00
Date:
Quantity:
Add To Cart
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Saturday Late-Night Improv!
Jul
28
10:30 PM22:30

Saturday Late-Night Improv!

Watch The Planet Ant Farm Team and special guest troupes perform some amazing Detroit improv comedy, every Saturday night at Planet Ant's original black box theatre! 

$5 | doors 10p | Planet Ant black box

Saturday Late Night Improv
5.50
Date:
Quantity:
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Monday Night Improv with The Planet Ant Home Team!
Jul
30
8:00 PM20:00

Monday Night Improv with The Planet Ant Home Team!

MONDAYS | Ant Hall | 8p | $5

Improv Monday with Planet Ant is the longest-running improv show in ALL of history, ever (but don't fact check that). Every Monday night on the Ant Hall stage brings a fresh, new, hilarious night of comedy from the Planet Ant Home Team and their opening guest troupe — AND the show ALWAYS ends with our traditional (and free) Open Improv Ant Jam, where we invite YOU to come up and play! 

Ghost Light Hamtramck bar opens 7p | show starts 8p

8p - Opening Guest Troupe
9p - The Planet Ant Home Team
10p - The Ant Jam

Funny Burger pop-up all night | veg-friendly menu

Stick around after the show for Late-Night Movies at Ant Hall!

Monday Night Improv
5.50
Date:
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Its Me Again: An Aparna Nancherla Tour
Oct
25
7:00 PM19:00

Its Me Again: An Aparna Nancherla Tour

Thursday | October 25 | 7p | Ant Hall 

Let's Comedy Presents: 
It's Me Again: An Aparna Nancherla Tour

$25 General Admission | $75 VIP
aparnatourdetroit.brownpapertickets.com

doors 6p | show 7p | 18+

Ghost Light Hamtramck opens 7p | Funny Burger pop-up all night


APARNA NANCHERLA | aparnacomedy.com
Aparna started out doing comedy in her hometown of Washington D.C. and now resides in New York City. 2016s Elles Women in Comedy Issue, featured her as one of the most exciting new voices to hit the comedy scene. She is a series regular in the debut season of Comedy Centrals Corporate and has reprised her role in season 2 of HBOs CRASHING. Aparna is also featured in the second season of Netflixs The Standups. Other television credits include Netflixs Master of None and LOVE, HBOs High Maintenance Comedy Centrals Inside Amy Schumer, appearing as a US correspondent for Daves (UK) Unspun with Matt Forde, and Hulus I Love You, America with Sarah Silverman. In 2018 she makes her feature debut in the Paul Feig movie A Simple Favor. Her TV standup appearances include Seesos stand up series Night Train with Wyatt Cenac, season 2 of Comedy Centrals Meltdown as well as Adam Devines House Party. In 2013, she made her late night stand up debut on TBSs Conanand was one of the breakout New Faces at the prestigious Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal. Her TV writing credits include Late Night with Seth Meyersas well as being a regular correspondent/writer on FXs Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell.She is also an alumna of the NBC Stand Up for Diversity program and currently headlines throughout the world and has been seen at a number of festivals including Comedy Centrals Clusterfest, Portlands Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Moontower, SF Sketchfest, DCs Bentzen Ball, Outside Lands, Bonnaroo and Dublins Vodaphone Comedy Festival. Aparnas been featured on and in NPR, Readers Digest, The Huffington Post, The Washington Post Magazine, XM Radio, and Slate V. She can regularly be seen performing at the Upright Citizens Brigades in LA and NYC.Her debut album Just Putting It Out There was released in July 2016 by Tig Notaros label Bentzen Ball Records and hit the #4 on Billboard Comedy Charts.


Presented by Planet Ant | a 501(c)(3) non-profit

PURCHASE TICKETS HERE

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Monday Night Improv with The Planet Ant Home Team!
Jun
18
8:00 PM20:00

Monday Night Improv with The Planet Ant Home Team!

MONDAYS | Ant Hall | 8p | $5

Improv Monday with Planet Ant is the longest-running improv show in ALL of history, ever (but don't fact check that). Every Monday night on the Ant Hall stage brings a fresh, new, hilarious night of comedy from the Planet Ant Home Team and their opening guest troupe — AND the show ALWAYS ends with our traditional (and free) Open Improv Ant Jam, where we invite YOU to come up and play! 

Ghost Light Hamtramck bar opens 7p | show starts 8p

8p - Opening Guest Troupe
9p - The Planet Ant Home Team
10p - The Ant Jam

Funny Burger pop-up all night | veg-friendly menu

Stick around after the show for Late-Night Movies at Ant Hall!

Monday Night Improv
5.50
Date:
Quantity:
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Monday Drop-In Class at Ant Hall
Jun
18
5:30 PM17:30

Monday Drop-In Class at Ant Hall

Mondays | 5:30p - 7:30p | Ant Hall | $15*
*includes admission to Monday Night Improv after the class! 

Every week, our Monday Night Drop-In Class will feature an improv workshop taught by one of the Planet Ant Training Center Instructors. Each instructor will bring their own unique flavor to their workshop, giving students the opportunity to experience a variety of teaching styles and approaches to the art form. 

Cherry On Top: class fee includes admission to the infamous Monday Night Improv at Ant Hall!

Experience encouraged, but not required.

Monday Drop In Class
15.50
Add To Cart
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Saturday Late-Night Improv!
Jun
16
10:30 PM22:30

Saturday Late-Night Improv!

Watch The Planet Ant Farm Team and special guest troupes perform some amazing Detroit improv comedy, every Saturday night at Planet Ant's original black box theatre! 

$5 | doors 10p | Planet Ant black box

Saturday Late Night Improv
5.50
Date:
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Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: 30 plays in 60 minutes! (+ Late-Night Drrrty Show)
Jun
16
8:00 PM20:00

Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: 30 plays in 60 minutes! (+ Late-Night Drrrty Show)

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Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind | Planet Ant

Join us as we attempt to perform 30 plays in 60 minutes. An evening of UnDescribable original works of all shapes, sizes, and genres to delight the senses and blow your mind. We are UnTheatre Co and this is UnLike anything you've ever seen.

June 8th — 23rd | Fridays + Saturdays | 8pm
+ one late night performance! Saturday | June 16th | 11pm

Planet Ant Black Box Theater | 2357 Caniff, Hamtramck 48212

questions / details: admin@UnTheatreCo.org | 313-444-0652

*pay $21 (includes online service fee) when you buy your ticket online and get up to $6 back (the roll of a 6-sided die) when you arrive! $15 plus the roll of a 6-sided die at the door! UnBelievably low prices!

(online ticket sales end one hour before the show)

Ghost Light Hamtramck bar opens 5p daily | across the street
Funny Burger pop-up | vegan-friendly menu
 


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5th Ever TromaDance: Detroit Film, Art and Performance Festival
Jun
16
1:00 PM13:00

5th Ever TromaDance: Detroit Film, Art and Performance Festival

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Detroit's only FREE film, art and performance festival for the people and by the people is back and in Hamtramck!

Join us for the 5th time to celebrate art in all its forms with a Troma twist. As always, we'll have a full day of Troma inspired films on the screen, art on the walls and a variety of performances on the stage. Admission is FREE but bring your cash because we'll have vendors and a full bar to spend it at!

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Tonight vs Everybody: Late-Night Comedy Fridays
Jun
15
10:30 PM22:30

Tonight vs Everybody: Late-Night Comedy Fridays

tonight v everybody poster .jpg

Introducing, Tonight vs Everybody: 
Late-Night Comedy Fridays at the Planet Ant Black Box Theater! 

From the people who brought you Big Time Garbage FestPrankis w/ Bart DangusChuckie FinsterRay And Laura's Comedy Showcase: March Edition!

FRIDAYS | BLACK BOX | 10p
$5 advance | $7 door

New Lineup Every Week!


Ghost Light Hamtramck opens 7p | Funny Burger pop-up all night

Planet Ant Black Box doors 10:30p | show 11p
 

Tonight vs Everybody
5.50 7.00
Date:
Quantity:
Add To Cart
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Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: 30 plays in 60 minutes!
Jun
15
8:00 PM20:00

Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: 30 plays in 60 minutes!

too much light .jpg

Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind | Planet Ant

Join us as we attempt to perform 30 plays in 60 minutes. An evening of UnDescribable original works of all shapes, sizes, and genres to delight the senses and blow your mind. We are UnTheatre Co and this is UnLike anything you've ever seen.

June 8th — 23rd | Fridays + Saturdays | 8pm
+ one late night performance! Saturday | June 16th | 11pm

Planet Ant Black Box Theater | 2357 Caniff, Hamtramck 48212

questions / details: admin@UnTheatreCo.org | 313-444-0652

*pay $21 (includes online service fee) when you buy your ticket online and get up to $6 back (the roll of a 6-sided die) when you arrive! $15 plus the roll of a 6-sided die at the door! UnBelievably low prices!

(online ticket sales end one hour before the show)

Ghost Light Hamtramck bar opens 5p daily | across the street
Funny Burger pop-up | vegan-friendly menu
 


View Event →
Karaoke Thursday at Ghost Light
Jun
14
10:00 PM22:00

Karaoke Thursday at Ghost Light

Thursdays | Ghost Light Hamtramck | FREE | 10p

KARAOKE at Ghost Light is the cherry on top of YOUR Ideal Thursday Night! 

Singing immediately follows Comedy Slice Block Party! Planet Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall 

hosted by Jerry Everett + Apollo Entertainment Systems

Ghost Light Hamtramck open 7p | show in Ant Hall 7:30p
Funny Burger pop-up all night | veg-friendly menu

Come Early | Stay Late | Laugh Forever
 

View Event →
Comedy Slice Block Party: Plant Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall!
Jun
14
7:30 PM19:30

Comedy Slice Block Party: Plant Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall!

Hosted by Mike McGettigan, our popular Thursday night show features blocks ("slices," if you will) of comedic entertainment from Planet Ant resident troupes and local guest performers.
Comedy Slice Block Party is always different, always fun. 

30-minute blocks of comedy arranged for your enjoyment in an ever-shifting fractal of amusement. Stand up, improv, scripted, video and who-knows-what-else may take the stage at the Ant Hall; you never know what you're going to see!

Comedy Slice Block Party
5.50
Date:
Quantity:
Add To Cart
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BarProv: An Improv Open Mic at Ghost Light
Jun
13
8:00 PM20:00

BarProv: An Improv Open Mic at Ghost Light

Wednesdays | 8p | FREE*

Planet Ant Presents: BARPROV — An Improv Open Mic!
Hosted by Andy Reid

Looking for stage time? 
Wanna meet some new improv pals?
Improvisors of all experience levels are welcome to take the Ghost Light stage and get their Yes, And on the last Wednesday of each month. Bring a troupe, or come alone and build one with new friends. 

Sign-ups start when the bar opens | 7p
Night concludes with a long form jam | 10p

Planet Ant Training Center students are strongly encouraged to attend! ALL PLAYERS WELCOME!

FOR PUBLIC CONSUMPTION — supportive onlookers ready to laugh and have some fun have a home in our audience, always! 

*free event | donations adored & accepted

Ghost Light Hamtramck opens 7p | Funny Burger pop-up all night


Presented by Planet Ant | a 501(c)(3) non-profit
Come Early | Stay Late | Laugh Forever

**FREE**

View Event →
Training Center Student Showcase
Jun
13
7:00 PM19:00

Training Center Student Showcase

Every semester at the Planet Ant Training Center culminates in a LIVE performance from our fabulous students! Class troupes from our beginning to advanced levels will perform 30-min. sets (some for their first time!) of improv games for an adoring and supportive audience (ahem, that's you) — and, every showcase ends with a massive open improv jam where anyone can jump onstage to play! 

seating 6:30p | show 7p

OPENING EARLY FOR THE SHOW!
Ghost Light Hamtramck | Funny Burger 

Come Early | Stay Late | Laugh Forever
 

Student Showcase | 6/13
5.50
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George CoStand-Up: Comedy Night at Ghost Light
Jun
12
9:00 PM21:00

George CoStand-Up: Comedy Night at Ghost Light

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Second Tuesdays | Ghost Light Hamtramck | FREE

Monthly Stand-Up Comedy Showcase

HOST: 
Brett Mercer

New Line-up every month!

Go Give George CoStandup a like to stay up to date on our happenings, and to submit your act! 

Ghost Light Hamtramck bar opens 7p | Stand-Up starts 9p

Funny Burger pop-up all night (veg-friendly menu) 
 

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Live Storytelling on the Ant Hill
Jun
12
8:00 PM20:00

Live Storytelling on the Ant Hill

True stories, live, told by YOU. 
All are welcome to Hamtramck's Live Storytelling event on The Ant Hill!

Come listen to our storytellers, or better yet, drop your name in for your chance at 5-7 minutes on stage! 

Hosted by Mike McGettigan, The Ant Hill takes place every 2nd Tuesday of the month at Ghost Light Hamtramck. In the tradition of live story telling events like the Moth, Risk or Snap Judgement, The Ant Hill brings storytellers to the stage with their own stories, told live — without notes. Each "teller" will get 10-15 minutes of time to bring their unique story to life based on a theme chosen (in advance) by the host. 

To tell your story, simply arrive before the show and sign up! 

Ghost Light Hamtramck opens 7p | Storytime begins 8p

Funny Burger pop-up all night | vegan-friendly menu

*FREE*

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Monday Night Improv with The Planet Ant Home Team!
Jun
11
8:00 PM20:00

Monday Night Improv with The Planet Ant Home Team!

MONDAYS | Ant Hall | 8p | $5

Improv Monday with Planet Ant is the longest-running improv show in ALL of history, ever (but don't fact check that). Every Monday night on the Ant Hall stage brings a fresh, new, hilarious night of comedy from the Planet Ant Home Team and their opening guest troupe — AND the show ALWAYS ends with our traditional (and free) Open Improv Ant Jam, where we invite YOU to come up and play! 

Ghost Light Hamtramck bar opens 7p | show starts 8p

8p - Opening Guest Troupe
9p - The Planet Ant Home Team
10p - The Ant Jam

Funny Burger pop-up all night | veg-friendly menu

Stick around after the show for Late-Night Movies at Ant Hall!

Monday Night Improv
5.50
Date:
Quantity:
Add To Cart
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Monday Night Improv with The Planet Ant Home Team!
Jun
11
8:00 PM20:00

Monday Night Improv with The Planet Ant Home Team!

MONDAYS | Ant Hall | 8p | $5

Improv Monday with Planet Ant is the longest-running improv show in ALL of history, ever (but don't fact check that). Every Monday night on the Ant Hall stage brings a fresh, new, hilarious night of comedy from the Planet Ant Home Team and their opening guest troupe — AND the show ALWAYS ends with our traditional (and free) Open Improv Ant Jam, where we invite YOU to come up and play! 

Ghost Light Hamtramck bar opens 7p | show starts 8p

8p - Opening Guest Troupe
9p - The Planet Ant Home Team
10p - The Ant Jam

Funny Burger pop-up all night | veg-friendly menu

Stick around after the show for Late-Night Movies at Ant Hall!

Monday Night Improv
5.50
Date:
Quantity:
Add To Cart
View Event →
Monday Drop-In Class at Ant Hall
Jun
11
5:30 PM17:30

Monday Drop-In Class at Ant Hall

Mondays | 5:30p - 7:30p | Ant Hall | $15*
*includes admission to Monday Night Improv after the class! 

Every week, our Monday Night Drop-In Class will feature an improv workshop taught by one of the Planet Ant Training Center Instructors. Each instructor will bring their own unique flavor to their workshop, giving students the opportunity to experience a variety of teaching styles and approaches to the art form. 

Cherry On Top: class fee includes admission to the infamous Monday Night Improv at Ant Hall!

Experience encouraged, but not required.

Monday Drop In Class
15.50
Add To Cart
View Event →
Saturday Late-Night Improv!
Jun
9
10:30 PM22:30

Saturday Late-Night Improv!

Watch The Planet Ant Farm Team and special guest troupes perform some amazing Detroit improv comedy, every Saturday night at Planet Ant's original black box theatre! 

$5 | doors 10p | Planet Ant black box

Saturday Late Night Improv
5.50
Date:
Quantity:
Add To Cart
View Event →
Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: 30 plays in 60 minutes!
Jun
9
8:00 PM20:00

Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: 30 plays in 60 minutes!

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Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind | Planet Ant

Join us as we attempt to perform 30 plays in 60 minutes. An evening of UnDescribable original works of all shapes, sizes, and genres to delight the senses and blow your mind. We are UnTheatre Co and this is UnLike anything you've ever seen.

June 8th — 23rd | Fridays + Saturdays | 8pm
+ one late night performance! Saturday | June 16th | 11pm

Planet Ant Black Box Theater | 2357 Caniff, Hamtramck 48212

questions / details: admin@UnTheatreCo.org | 313-444-0652

*pay $21 (includes online service fee) when you buy your ticket online and get up to $6 back (the roll of a 6-sided die) when you arrive! $15 plus the roll of a 6-sided die at the door! UnBelievably low prices!

(online ticket sales end one hour before the show)

Ghost Light Hamtramck bar opens 5p daily | across the street
Funny Burger pop-up | vegan-friendly menu
 


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Tonight vs Everybody: Late-Night Comedy Fridays
Jun
8
10:30 PM22:30

Tonight vs Everybody: Late-Night Comedy Fridays

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Introducing, Tonight vs Everybody: 
Late-Night Comedy Fridays at the Planet Ant Black Box Theater! 

From the people who brought you Big Time Garbage FestPrankis w/ Bart DangusChuckie FinsterRay And Laura's Comedy Showcase: March Edition!

FRIDAYS | BLACK BOX | 10p
$5 advance | $7 door

New Lineup Every Week!


Ghost Light Hamtramck opens 7p | Funny Burger pop-up all night

Planet Ant Black Box doors 10:30p | show 11p
 

Tonight vs Everybody
5.50 7.00
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Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: 30 plays in 60 minutes!
Jun
8
8:00 PM20:00

Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: 30 plays in 60 minutes!

too much light .jpg

Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind | Planet Ant

Join us as we attempt to perform 30 plays in 60 minutes. An evening of UnDescribable original works of all shapes, sizes, and genres to delight the senses and blow your mind. We are UnTheatre Co and this is UnLike anything you've ever seen.

June 8th — 23rd | Fridays + Saturdays | 8pm
+ one late night performance! Saturday | June 16th | 11pm

Planet Ant Black Box Theater | 2357 Caniff, Hamtramck 48212

questions / details: admin@UnTheatreCo.org | 313-444-0652

*pay $21 (includes online service fee) when you buy your ticket online and get up to $6 back (the roll of a 6-sided die) when you arrive! $15 plus the roll of a 6-sided die at the door! UnBelievably low prices!

(online ticket sales end one hour before the show)

Ghost Light Hamtramck bar opens 5p daily | across the street
Funny Burger pop-up | vegan-friendly menu
 


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Karaoke Thursday at Ghost Light
Jun
7
10:00 PM22:00

Karaoke Thursday at Ghost Light

Thursdays | Ghost Light Hamtramck | FREE | 10p

KARAOKE at Ghost Light is the cherry on top of YOUR Ideal Thursday Night! 

Singing immediately follows Comedy Slice Block Party! Planet Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall 

hosted by Jerry Everett + Apollo Entertainment Systems

Ghost Light Hamtramck open 7p | show in Ant Hall 7:30p
Funny Burger pop-up all night | veg-friendly menu

Come Early | Stay Late | Laugh Forever
 

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Comedy Slice Block Party: Plant Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall!
Jun
7
7:30 PM19:30

Comedy Slice Block Party: Plant Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall!

Hosted by Mike McGettigan, our popular Thursday night show features blocks ("slices," if you will) of comedic entertainment from Planet Ant resident troupes and local guest performers.
Comedy Slice Block Party is always different, always fun. 

30-minute blocks of comedy arranged for your enjoyment in an ever-shifting fractal of amusement. Stand up, improv, scripted, video and who-knows-what-else may take the stage at the Ant Hall; you never know what you're going to see!

Comedy Slice Block Party
5.50
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BarProv: An Improv Open Mic at Ghost Light
Jun
6
8:00 PM20:00

BarProv: An Improv Open Mic at Ghost Light

Wednesdays | 8p | FREE*

Planet Ant Presents: BARPROV — An Improv Open Mic!
Hosted by Andy Reid

Looking for stage time? 
Wanna meet some new improv pals?
Improvisors of all experience levels are welcome to take the Ghost Light stage and get their Yes, And on the last Wednesday of each month. Bring a troupe, or come alone and build one with new friends. 

Sign-ups start when the bar opens | 7p
Night concludes with a long form jam | 10p

Planet Ant Training Center students are strongly encouraged to attend! ALL PLAYERS WELCOME!

FOR PUBLIC CONSUMPTION — supportive onlookers ready to laugh and have some fun have a home in our audience, always! 

*free event | donations adored & accepted

Ghost Light Hamtramck opens 7p | Funny Burger pop-up all night


Presented by Planet Ant | a 501(c)(3) non-profit
Come Early | Stay Late | Laugh Forever

**FREE**

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Monday Night Improv with The Planet Ant Home Team!
Jun
4
8:00 PM20:00

Monday Night Improv with The Planet Ant Home Team!

MONDAYS | Ant Hall | 8p | $5

Improv Monday with Planet Ant is the longest-running improv show in ALL of history, ever (but don't fact check that). Every Monday night on the Ant Hall stage brings a fresh, new, hilarious night of comedy from the Planet Ant Home Team and their opening guest troupe — AND the show ALWAYS ends with our traditional (and free) Open Improv Ant Jam, where we invite YOU to come up and play! 

Ghost Light Hamtramck bar opens 7p | show starts 8p

8p - Opening Guest Troupe
9p - The Planet Ant Home Team
10p - The Ant Jam

Funny Burger pop-up all night | veg-friendly menu

Stick around after the show for Late-Night Movies at Ant Hall!

Monday Night Improv
5.50
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Monday Drop-In Class at Ant Hall
Jun
4
5:30 PM17:30

Monday Drop-In Class at Ant Hall

Mondays | 5:30p - 7:30p | Ant Hall | $15*
*includes admission to Monday Night Improv after the class! 

Every week, our Monday Night Drop-In Class will feature an improv workshop taught by one of the Planet Ant Training Center Instructors. Each instructor will bring their own unique flavor to their workshop, giving students the opportunity to experience a variety of teaching styles and approaches to the art form. 

Cherry On Top: class fee includes admission to the infamous Monday Night Improv at Ant Hall!

Experience encouraged, but not required.

Monday Drop In Class
15.50
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Saturday Late-Night Improv!
Jun
2
10:30 PM22:30

Saturday Late-Night Improv!

Watch The Planet Ant Farm Team and special guest troupes perform some amazing Detroit improv comedy, every Saturday night at Planet Ant's original black box theatre! 

$5 | doors 10p | Planet Ant black box

Saturday Late Night Improv
5.50
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Karaoke Thursday at Ghost Light
May
31
10:00 PM22:00

Karaoke Thursday at Ghost Light

Thursdays | Ghost Light Hamtramck | FREE | 10p

KARAOKE at Ghost Light is the cherry on top of YOUR Ideal Thursday Night! 

Singing immediately follows Comedy Slice Block Party! Planet Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall 

hosted by Jerry Everett + Apollo Entertainment Systems

Ghost Light Hamtramck open 7p | show in Ant Hall 7:30p
Funny Burger pop-up all night | veg-friendly menu

Come Early | Stay Late | Laugh Forever
 

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Comedy Slice Block Party: Plant Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall!
May
31
7:30 PM19:30

Comedy Slice Block Party: Plant Ant Thursdays, Live at Ant Hall!

Hosted by Mike McGettigan, our popular Thursday night show features blocks ("slices," if you will) of comedic entertainment from Planet Ant resident troupes and local guest performers.
Comedy Slice Block Party is always different, always fun. 

30-minute blocks of comedy arranged for your enjoyment in an ever-shifting fractal of amusement. Stand up, improv, scripted, video and who-knows-what-else may take the stage at the Ant Hall; you never know what you're going to see!

Comedy Slice Block Party
5.50
Date:
Quantity:
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