Coaches

Drew Spears

Updated schedule for 11/2-11/8! Hello! I am Drew Spears of UCB house team Cardinal Redbird. I am now available for day and evening coaching most nights and am eager to work with performers of all levels and performance groups. I can help you work on: -Agreement -Basic scene work -Identif...
Schedule updated 4 months ago

Tamar Stevens

UCB APPROVED COACH I'm Tamar and I've been performing long form improv for over 8 years, studying with the UCB for 7, and coaching for 3! 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, The Smokes, Ske...
Schedule updated 4 months ago

Zac Oyama

Hi I'm Zac! Come on down and let me coach your team! Just a lil bit about me: Currently on Harold night with my team Yeti. Formerly with the Harold Team Sixkiller. I also perform monthly at AsianAF with my all Asian team Voltron. My 3 man team Three Princes recently won for 18 weeks at cage m...
Schedule updated 4 months 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 5 months ago

Rekha Shankar

Hey! I'm a comedian and writer and recent NY --> LA transplant. I was on the UCBTNY Harold team Moose, and UCBTNY Lloyd teams Southpaw and Barrymore. I'm also currently a writer/performer at College Humor. I've been studying at UCB for 5 years, love working on game, and would love to be your coa...
Schedule updated 5 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 5 months ago

Madeleine Burkart

Howdy folks, Recent transplant to LA from NYC here. While in NYC, I studied at the Magnet Theater and at UCB with Anthony Atamanuik, Molly Lloyd, Shaun Diston, Doug Moe, Kate Riley, Gavin Speiller, and Nicole Drespel. Prior to NYC, I was in Dallas performing with two weekend teams the Dallas C...
Schedule updated 5 months 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 5 months ago

Alex Traynor

Just moved to LA and looking to do some directing and sketch coaching. In NYC (the big apple) I was a writer for Maude Teams Goodbye Handsome and Mama's Gotta Go! I also wrote and appeared in the running sketch show THAT'S BULLSHIT! (https://youtu.be/K7AU1N2O0I8) and was a host of UCB Chelsea mid...
Schedule updated 6 months ago

Ronny Pascale

Ronny Pascale is the Associate Artistic Director of The Peoples Improv Theater. Ronny is a comedy writer, producer, improv and sketch coach, and improviser from Connecticut. He has studied improv and sketch at Peoples Improv Theater, Magnet Theater, and Upright Citizens Brigade Theater. He is the...
Schedule updated 6 months ago