Coaches

Michael Gardner

Hello! My name is Michael Gardner and I would love to coach your improv team, or direct your sketch or staged comedy show. I have been doing improv for 11 years and have been studying specifically here in LA since 2011. I also co-wrote the shows "The Dixieland Family Band", "Who Is Funk Shuffl...
Schedule updated 5 days ago

Jake Regal

Me: 7 years on UCB Harold Night/house improv teams. Currently a member of Cardinal Redbird. 2 years on Maude Night with the team Goodman. You: An improv student, probably?
Schedule updated 5 days ago

Marina Mastros

Hello! I'm on MAX. I was a performer, teacher, and the Inclusion Director at iO West until it exploded. I've been doing improv since 2000 and coaching since 2007. I've graduated from UCB, iO Chicago, and I did short form professionally in San Diego for nine years. Here's a list of my teachers: ...
Schedule updated 5 days ago

Liz Galalis

Hey! I'm Liz - actress, writer, and improviser. I was a house team performer at The PIT in NYC for several years. Additionally, I've studied and performed at UCBNY and UCBLA. I've appeared on The Joel McHale Show (Netflix) and The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (Comedy Central). You may have ...
Schedule updated 7 days ago

Zander Frost

Hi! I'm Zander Frost and I want to coach your team! I'm a member of the current UCB Harold team, Heartthrob, the UCB Cagematch winning team, Bunker, and was a member of three previous UCB Mess Hall teams, Rumple, TRISH, and Scalene. I've been performing improv since 2012, and been at UCBLA since ...
Schedule updated 9 days ago

Caroline Cotter

Hi! I recently moved from NYC and would love to coach LA groups! At UCBNY, I performed on Asssscat and was on the weekend team GOAT, and previously was on the Harold teams Higgins, Big Margaret and Rocks, and the Lloyd team Huxtable. I am also available direct sketch groups and help with ...
Schedule updated 11 days ago

Jason Shotts

Before moving to Los Angeles, I was a regular performer, coach and teacher at the iO Theater in Chicago from 2003 to 2014. I received the Del Award for Best Teacher in 2011 and 2013. My improv show "Dummy" won for Best Improv Show in 2013 and 2014. In Los Angeles, I was working at iO West Thea...
Schedule updated 12 days ago

Stephen Sanow

My coaching focuses on finding the fun unusual, playing the game instead of discussing it, and expanding the world and the characters that live in it! I've been studying improv at UCB since 2014 and have learned from Anthony Atamanuik, Brandon Gardner, Eric Tanouye, Patrick Noth, Amanda Sitko...
Schedule updated 13 days ago

Glennis LaRoe

IMPROV & CHARACTER/SKETCH COACH & HEADSHOT PHOTOGRAPHER! I'm a bicoastal, LA-based improviser and character comedian and want to help you hone your skills at both! I have toured and performed at colleges & festivals worldwide, performing with improv legends Colin Mochrie & Greg Proops (Whose L...
Schedule updated 13 days ago

Gregory Adam Wallace

UCB approved Improv Coach 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 shows Church Improv, ...
Schedule updated 14 days ago