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Come and see National Velvet - adapted from "National Velvet" the novel by Enid Bagnold, the beloved story known to generations, and now retold for the stage with a modernistic setting, and some surprises along the way!

For more information, email
or call (310) 351-3621.


  • Tickets: $15.00 each.
  • Please visit Hollywood Improv
    or call (323) 651-2583.
  • Limited engagement!
  • BONUS: Each ticket receives a complimentary VIP Pass for two to the World Famous Improv!


  • The World Famous Hollywood Improv Lab Theatre
  • 8162 Melrose Avenue
  • Los Angeles, CA, 90046
  • (323) 651-2583
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Story Outline

This time, she flies! A new and exciting stage adaptation of "National Velvet", the inspirational story written by Enid Bagnold, is coming to the Hollywood Improv Lab Theatre! The story is set in a future where modern marvels, imagination and growing up all join together to form a festive, and sometimes somber look at life's challenges in making big dreams come true!

When Velvet acquires the mysterious but feisty horse she calls "Pi", her impassioned dreams inspire her to go after the biggest race of them all - the Grand National! With advice from a new acquaintance and help from an unlikely accomplice, she takes on the world and reminds us all that nothing is impossible!


Now Showing:
  • Saturday, May 9th, 2:00pm & 8:00pm
  • Sunday, May 10th, 2:00pm
  • Saturday, May 16th, 2:00pm & 8:00pm
  • Sunday, May 17th, 2:00pm
  • Saturday, May 23rd, 2:00pm & 8:00pm
  • Sunday, May 24th, 2:00pm