Coaches

Zak Roland

Hello! I look forward to working with your team. I've been studying and performing improv since 2008. I started out working with greats Kevin Mullaney, Craig Cackowski, Nick Armstrong, Susan Messing, Joe Bill, Anthony Atamanuik, Jimmy Carrane & Rick Andrews as well as taken workshops with Ian...
Schedule updated 3 months 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 3 months ago

Allyn Pintal

Hello! I'd love to coach your team! I've been doing improv since high school and have been taking classes at UCB since 2013. I have also studied with the Groundlings. Characters are my favorite thing to do, and I'd love to help you create characters with strong, specific points of view. My bigges...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

James Mannion

I'm currently a member of the UCB Harold Team Dollhouse. In the past I was on the Mess Hall team TKO, and I'm on the indie team Nevada Pajamas. I've been doing improv for over a decade and taking classes at UCB since 2015. I love doing improv and I love talking about improv. Whether you are a p...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Vic Michaelis

Oh hi I'm Vic! I am a Canadian & American actor and improviser and I would love to coach your group! I'm a current member of UCB Harold team "Dollhouse". I have been training at Upright Citizens Brigade in Los Angeles under Beth Appel, Drew DiFonzo Marks, James Mastraieni, Mike McLendon, Johnny ...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Mark David Christenson

I have trained at Upright Citizens Brigade since 2009 and performed on UCB Harold Night for 3 years with Mister Town City and Landlord as well as 6 months on the UCB Mess Hall team LaserDisc. Additionally have performed on the UCB stage and various stages around the Los Angeles area, the Del Clos...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Mark Schroeder

I'd love to coach your team! I'm currently on the UCB Harold team CRUSH, the Movie Form team THE CRITERION COLLECTIVE, the indie team PRIVATE STREET and the former UCB Harold teams NOMI MALONE and DUNKTANK. I've been studying improv at UCBTLA since 2010 and have performed in many, many shows. ...
Schedule updated 4 months ago

Jake Dunnington

Hi! I'm Jake Dunnington and I currently run a show at UCB with my favorite team in the world, Boss Jr. I'm looking to take on new teams and help them grow. I'm familiar with all forms of improv, but have a special place in my heart for monoscenes pretty flowers. I've studied with Suzi Barrett, Ni...
Schedule updated 4 months ago

Tamar Stevens

ON THE UCB APPROVED COACH'S LIST I'm Tamar and I've been performing long form improv for over 9 years, studying with the UCB for 8, and coaching for 4! I was a proud member of the UCB's Touring Company and the Mess Hall Teams Moon Hundred and Watson. Some other UCB credits include Cagematch, T...
Schedule updated 4 months ago

Victoria Longwell

Hey- I'm Victoria! I'm currently in my second year on UCB's Harold Night as a member of YETI! I've studied improv at UCB with Seth Morris, Will Hines, Julie Brister, Dan Lippert, Casey Feigh, Nick Mandernach, Johnny Meeks, Suzi Barrett, and more! I'd like to help your team work on performing ...
Schedule updated 4 months ago