Coaches

Christopher Renfro

UCB & Groundling’s trained improviser & sketch performer 💃🏼 Maude Night (Somebody’s Baby) Mess Hall (Fetch, RUMPLE) I’m a LGBT POC, full of energy, ready to coach your team with 100% commitment, Baby! Trouble finding game? I love game. Need help with characters? I got’chu! Need to lear...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

DarylJim Diaz

Hi! I'm DarylJim. I'm from Hawaii and came to LA to pursue musical theater. Along the way, I fell in love with comedy! Basically, I nerd out to acting, improvising, and musical theatering. With all of that said, I want to coach your improv team and/or practice group! My UCB performance credit...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Hannah Garcés

Hi! I'm currently a member of the UCB Harold Team Mondegreen and the indie team Fresh Hell. I was also on the UCB Harold Team Knucklepuck. Email me and let's talk about what you want to work on. I like all kinds of forms and have been performing the monoscene with Fresh Hell since our ince...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Eileen Mary O'Connell

Hi there! I'm Eileen and I have 16 years of improv and sketch experience that I'd love to share with you! I've trained with UCBTLA, Second City Chicago, the Miles Stroth Workshop (now known as The Pack), Drysdale Classes, Groundlings, Nerdist, and more. I'm a member of Murder Murder (UCBTLA's...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

John Purcell

My name is John Purcell and I would love to coach your indie team/practice group. I have performed with the UCB NY Harold teams Apollo and Some Kid. I also performed with the UCB LA Mess Hall team Busters. I’m particularly interested in focusing on realistic behavior, justifications that are b...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Jacquis Neal

Yo. I'd love to coach you and your team. I'm a UCB approved coach and currently on UCB Harold Team, Dollhouse. I also host the improv show Dramedy at UCB with my indie team Some Kinda Monster, with whom we do an improvised Law and Order, our created form. I've been lucky to learn and practice und...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Josh Brekhus

Yo yo yo, I'm Josh and I'd like to coach your improv team. I've studied comedic things at UCB since 2010, and have done comedic things at UCB like Harold Teams BELMONTE, SOLID GOLD FOREVER, and currently on LEROY. I was also on a Maude Team ROYAL BERMUDA WHISKEY CLUB, a performer on UCB TourCo, a...
Schedule updated 4 months ago

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 4 months 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 4 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 5 months ago