Coaches

Keith Kingbay

Hi there! My name is Keith Kingbay, and I'm funny. I studied sketch and improv at UCB NY for eight years and was a performer on Maude Night. I've also had two running sketch shows of my own at the theater (The Keith & Jesse Show, and The Keith & Jesse Show: For One Night Only). I've written for T...
Schedule updated about 1 month ago

Alan Starzinski

Alan Starzinski is an actor, improvisor, and writer living formally of NYC. He has was on Harold teams Sandino and Rocks. He was on the Lloyd team Camp and the Characters Welcome house team. He has been taking classes at UCB since June 2007. He has studied under the finest teachers in New York...
Schedule updated about 1 month ago

Jace Armstrong

Former member of four UCB Harold teams; DIRT, 8 Babies, DunkTank, and Mister Town City. Currently in the group Small Town, performing the La Ronde monthly at UCB. I have over 15 years of improv experience and have trained with Matt Besser, Ian Roberts, Matt Walsh, Julie Brister, Craig Cackowski...
Schedule updated about 1 month ago

Zander Frost

Hi! I'm Zander Frost and I want to coach your team! I'm a member of the UCB Cagematch winning team, Bunker, and I've been on three UCB Mess Hall teams, Rumple, TRISH, and Scalene. I have been performing/thinking/living improv since 2012. I've studied with Will Hines, Johnny Meeks, Eugene Cordero,...
Schedule updated 2 months ago

Naomi Villa

Hello! I currently perform with the indie team Boss Jr. and Jambi, and I was on the Harold team DIRT, and the Mess Hall team LaserDisc. I also produce the show Boss Jr. Presents at UCB and The Clubhouse. I've studied with Will Hines, Eugene Cordero, Mary Holland, Johnny Meeks, Nick Mandernach, an...
Schedule updated 2 months ago

Andrew Hansen

UCB Harold Alum and current member of house team Cardinal Redbird. Improv at UCB since 2013 and sketch at UCB (on Maude) since 2016. Also I taught Jake Regal everything he knows. Hit me up!
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Matt Apodaca

Hi! I want to coach your team! I am on the UCB approved coaches list and I am currently on Harold Night at UCB LA with my team PONY aka Protect Our Nation's Youth coached by Mary Sasson (formerly Sarah Claspell) and was formerly on the Harold Team DiCaprio coached by Dan Lippert (formerly Mar...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Peter Byrnes

Hi! I’m here to coach your sketch and/or improv team, especially if you want to focus on finding game through point of view and character. I’m bi-gay-queer and love working with underrepresented voices. Let’s get our stage time! I’ve written and performed sketch for 4 years and currently do so...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Ryan Hitchcock

Hey! I'd be interested in coaching your improv or sketch team. Here are things that I'm big on: • Philosophy/point-of-view • Listening & accepting offers • Harold (pulling clear ideas from your opening, distilling the game to make playing your second and third beats easier and more rewarding...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Lydia Hensler

Hi! I'm a veteran UCB performer and teacher who just moved here from New York. I teach and coach all levels of improv as well as character writing and performance. I look forward to working with you!
Schedule updated 3 months ago