Coaches

James III

James III coaches improv, characters/impressions, and sketch. He teaches and performs at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre-NY and can be seen on Astronomy Club. He formerly appeared on the Harold Team, Some Kid, the Maude Teams, Charles, Roanoke, and Moriarty, and Cipha Sounds' Take It Persona...
Schedule updated 15 days ago

Jonny Svarzbein

Jonny Svarzbein is a performer, host, writer and UCB teacher. Jonny began studying at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in NYC and LA where he has studied under Matt Walsh, Ian Roberts, Matt Besser and pretty much every teacher at UCBT-LA and is now himself a teacher at UCB. UCB credits inc...
Schedule updated 16 days ago

Jozef Fahey

Hey! My name’s Joe and I’m available to coach your improv team! I’ve been doing improv since 2004 where I started out at Second City Hollywood. I’ve since studied at UCB and I’m a member of current UCB Mess Hall team, Rumple. You can also catch me with UCB Cagematch champs, Bunker and indie Harol...
Schedule updated 21 days ago

Michael Capristo

I'm on the UCB Harold team Mondegreen and a writer for the Maude team Jimmy Buick. I've been performing improv since 2008 and coaching since 2012. I coach all levels but specialize in teams trying to transition from "we have fun" to "we're fun to watch" UCBLA: Harold team: -MONDEGREEN M...
Schedule updated 23 days ago

Scott Thiede

My name is Scott, and I'd love to coach your team or practice group! I specialize in scene work fundamentals, the Harold, Monoscene, Pretty Flower, and musical improv. I like to make sure the improvisers I work with are having fun bringing their unique comedic voice to their performances, while a...
Schedule updated 23 days ago

Andy Rocco

Hey everyone! I've been performing at UCB since 1999. I've taken classes with Ian Roberts, Matt Walsh, Andy Secunda, Michael Delaney, Billy Merritt, Kevin Mullaney, Armando Diaz, and Katie Roberts. I was on the house/weekend team Monkeydick and I the hosted a show "Underground Americana" I...
Schedule updated 23 days ago

Shabe Cramble

How do I get out of improv?
Schedule updated 27 days ago

Adrian Snow

Hi Everyone! I've been a part of the UCB community since 2014, and currently perform on the Messhall team Tusk! as well as a UCB formed indie improv team called Oreo. I am also a classically trained actor with a BFA from the Theatre School at DePaul University in Chicago whose first year focu...
Schedule updated 29 days ago

Jonathan Harris

Hey! I was on the UCBTLA Harold Team DiCaprio and the Mess Hall team Bad Seed. I've studied with people I consider among the best in the business: Johnny Meeks, Alex Fernie, Will Hines, Alex Berg, Eugene Cordero, Tricia McAlpin, Rebecca Drysdale, Joel Spence, Marcy Jarreau, Deborah Tarica, James ...
Schedule updated 29 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 29 days ago