host guide


thursday (12/13)


ANNUAL YEAR-END FUNDRAISER is on!!

please, GIVE US YOUR MONEY!!!

PATRONICITY.COM/PLANETANT2018

It's that time of year again, when our colony of creativity makes a Big Ask of its fabulous (FABULOUS) community: help us sustain the Ant so we can keep making dreams come true — DONATE TO OUR ANNUAL FUNDRAISER TODAY, at patronicity.com/planetant2018!

If your time with the Ant has entertained, inspired, or opened doors for your creative passions, PLEASE HELP SPREAD THE WORD & SHARE on your social media platforms!

REGISTRATION FOR THE 25-HOUR IMPROV-A-THON THIS WEEKEND IS LIVE! SIGN-UP TO PLAY @ PLANETANT.COM/IMPROVATHON


holiday double feature CLOSING weekend!

 Planet Ant Black Box 

Fri & Sat | 8p

$20 | tix @ planetant.com

Planet Ant Theatre's Sketch Comedy Double Feature Series presents "A Holiday Double Feature"! 

"Toys for Toxic" | A Sketch Comedy Revue
Directed by Lauren Bickers
Written by: Chris Adams | Clarence Ford | Brendan McCarthy | Mark Moehlig

A collection of original comedic sketches showcasing the talents of writers developed within the Planet Ant Training Center Sketch Writing Program.
Featuring:
Lauren Duprey
Joe Gaskill
Phil Leslie
Esther Nevarez
Jeff Smyk
Betsy Soukup

"Thaw and Order" | A Holiday Sketch Revue
Directed by Michael Duprey
Written by various sketch writers from within the Ant community.

The search is on to find Frosty's thawer in this anthology of holiday-themed sketches, lampooning long practiced American traditions. Meanwhile in 300AD, General Octavius of the Roman Empire is holidazed and confused by the growing popularity of this so-called "Christmas," worried it has become a War on Saturnalia.
Performed by:
Molly Alampi
Mitch Haba
Kate Holmes
Nick Latimer
Michelle Pytleski
Ryan Westbrook

Double Feature Stage Managed by Matt Morley


Live Comedy All Week!

  • Monday Night Improv w/ Planet Ant Home Team

  • Wednesday Barprov @ Ghost Light (DETROIT’S ONLY IMPROV OPEN MIC! FREE STAGE TIME, OPEN TO ALL EXPERIENCE LEVELS!)

  • Tonight vs. Everybody Late-Night Stand-up Showcase @ Black Box 

  • Saturday Late-Night Improv w/ Planet Ant Farm Team @ Black Box

  • planetant.com/livecomedy for info + tix