Coaches

Colin McGurk

Hi everyone! I'm Colin and I'm on the Harold team MONDEGREEN at the UCB Theater in LA! I've been a student of improv through UCB since 2010 and have studied with EVERYONE. Beth Appel, Suzi Barrett, Alex Berg, Dan Black, EVERYONE, Neil Casey, Toni Charline, Eugene Cordero, Drew DifFonzo Marks, S...
Schedule updated 7 months ago

Anna Rajo

Hi! I'm Anna Rajo and I'm available to coach your indie team or practice group, or help you work on original characters. I'm currently on my second Mess Hall team Sparky and a performer on the Maude team Gorgeous. I'm on the Latinx imrpov team Gringos that hosts monthly shows at the UCB Inne...
Schedule updated 7 months ago

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 7 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 7 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 9 months ago

Chase McCown

Hello improvisers! After studying at Second City, iO, and UCB, I was on the UCB Mess Hall team Bugaboo, I run the indie show Animal Garage and perform regularly at UCB with The Agenda and UCLGBT. I've studied with Johnny Meeks, Alex Fernie, Sean Conroy, Tricia McAlpin, Joel Spence, Eugene Cordero...
Schedule updated 9 months ago

Julia Hays

Hi, I’m Julia Hays, and I’d love to coach your improv team! I’m interested in ongoing coaching opportunities, subbing, and covering one-off practices with a specific focus. More about me below--written in third person: Julia Hays is an improviser/storyteller/writer who has been studying a...
Schedule updated 9 months ago