Coaches

Nate Shelkey

Well, hello there. The short of it: I’ve been on Harold night and Maude night. I can help you! I was a member of The Racquet on Harold night in Los Angeles. And for 5 years on gigawatt, Arsenal, and Kill Your Darlings in New York. I was also on the Maude teams Last Slice in Los Angeles...
Schedule updated about 1 hour ago

Jesse Esparza

Hi! My name is Jesse Esparza and I'm looking to coach more improv teams. I focus on playing emotionally, having a strong opinion, reacting, simplifying scenes, and following the fun. I'm on the UCB Maude team Bombardier. I was on the UCB Maude team ALL IN, the Mess Hall team Bad Seed, the all...
Schedule updated about 8 hours ago

Chad Shapiro

Originally from NY, Chad Shapiro is a SAG-AFTRA actor, writer, and a nationally touring Stand-Up comedian for over 15 years. He has played the top clubs in NYC, LA and Vegas. Taught Improv at TVI Studios. Chad has trained and performed with the Peoples Improv Theater, UCB NY & LA, iO West, The Pa...
Schedule updated 1 day ago

Michael Gardner

Hello! My name is Michael Gardner and it would bring me great joy to coach your improv team. I have been doing improv for 11 years and have been studying specifically here in LA since 2011. You may have seen me perform around town with my teams, Funk Shuffle, Broth Bag, and HuntTheWeak@Hot...
Schedule updated 2 days ago

Dennis Curlett

Hi! My name's Dennis and I'd love to coach your team! I was a member of the UCB Harold team KNUCKLEPUCK and UCB Mess Hall Teams, WATSON and BUSTERS. I've been doing improv for fifty thousand years and have been taught by literally everyone. Literally. Think of someone. Yes, they've taught me! ...
Schedule updated 2 days ago

Jake Regal

Hello. I'm Jake Regal. I'm presently a member of the House Team (& former Harold Team) Cardinal Redbird. I was formerly a member of the Harold Team Lincoln's Bedroom. I am also a member of Noises On, which enjoyed a half-year run doing monthly shows on Tuesday nights. I started taking classes ...
Schedule updated 4 days ago

Gregory Adam Wallace

Improv Coach + large practice space available. I'm Gregory! I'm a UCBTLA Harold Night performer on Queen George and I was also on the 1st gen Mess Hall team Burgerface. I'm a member of the improv super team Varmint. I currently run the weekly indie show Mach Improv and I've started the indie ...
Schedule updated 6 days ago

Julia Meltzer

Hi guys, I'm Julia - I am on the UCB approved coaches list and the UCB Harold Team Queen George. I can help your team or practice group with pulling premise, finding and playing game, listening and support, committing to the reality of the scene, and discovering your comedic point of view and bri...
Schedule updated 9 days ago

Jake Sprague

Hi! I'm Jake and I am perform at UCB with Rococo. I've been doing improv for a hot minute and would love to coach YOUR TEAM! I like keeping the energy high and the scenes ever higher (I recognize that means nothing). If that's not enough info just email me and we can talk and talk and talk!
Schedule updated 10 days ago

Cody Kopp

Hello! My name is Cody Kopp and I am excited to potentially be your coach. I am currently performing with third year UCB Harold team Rococo! I also perform the movie form at UCB with Criterion Collective. In the past I have toured the country at improv festivals all over with my indie team Kanyay...
Schedule updated 15 days ago