Coaches

Tim Paul

Hey y'all, my name is Tim Paul and I am currently a teacher at Second City Hollywood, where I also coach the sketch House Team, HOT FLAN. In addition, I coach SNACK CITY, a Pack House Team. I have been doing Improv for 16+ years. I started off in Boston at Improv Asylum, before a 9 year stop o...
Schedule updated 6 months ago

Marcy Jarreau

Marcy Jarreau is a performer and faculty member at Upright Citizens Brigade. Marcy became a house team performer at UCBNY and then continued on at UCBLA, she can currently be see performing weekly with Search History. She proudly boasts being a member of FIVE HAROLD TEAMS and performing at least ...
Schedule updated 6 months ago

Isabella Roland

Hi I'm Izzy! I'm currently on UCB Mess Hall team, Powerline. I've been doing improv since 2007. I've taken classes and performed in New York and LA. In 2015 my New York team, Feral Christine, won the National College Improv Tournament in Chicago. I've studied with Fran Gillespie, Molly Lloyd, Suz...
Schedule updated 6 months ago

Neil Garguilo

Neil Garguilo is a multi-hyphenate comedy human based out of Los Angeles and is the founding member of the celebrated comedy group, Dr. God. Since 2014 Neil has directed, written and produced comedy series, specials and pilots for networks such as TBS, MTV, AXS TV, truTV, Playboy TV and more...
Schedule updated 6 months ago

Frank Caeti

Hi! I'm Frank. I performed at UCB with the two House Harold Teams Zoo Zoo and The Racquet. Currently I play at iO West in The Armando Show and in the critically acclaimed duo, FrankenMatt (Second City, iO , UCB, The Pack). My directing credits include shows at UCB, Comedy Central Stage, Second Ci...
Schedule updated 7 months ago

Martha Fearnley

Hi! I'm Martha & I reeeallly want to coach your improv team / practice group! I'm currently on the Harold team PONY, and was previously on the Mess Hall team Sparky. I've been studying at UCB since 2015, and perform as much as I am physically able with my all-female indie team Fashion Show at Lun...
Schedule updated 7 months ago

Rian Kountz

Hey All! I've been improvising since 2008. I've been through the entire UCB training program; taking classes and training with Billy Merrit, Joe Wengert, Eugene Cordero, Suzi Barrett, Chad Carter, Brian Finkelstein, Alex Fernie, Alex Berg, Eliza Skinner, Brandon Gardner, Joel Spence, Mike Leffing...
Schedule updated 7 months ago

Benjamin Apple

Hey guys! I've been on four Harold teams written for Late Night, The Onion, A Prairie Home Companion, and a bunch of websites. Love to coach. Hit me up, let's do some fun shit. <3
Schedule updated 7 months ago

Jiavani Linayao

Jiavani Linayao is a queer woman of color who brings diverse perspective to her improv coaching. Her practices are upbeat and fun and her direction is clear and applicable. Jiavani performs on the UCB mainstages with Baby Wants Candy, Shamilton, Skyjammer, UCLGBT, UCB Drag Race, Asian AF, Fil...
Schedule updated 8 months ago

Jesse Kruger

I'm a recent comedy transplant from New York; I performed every Tuesday at the Magnet with my musical improv house team Kid Detectives, in addition to performing in a variety of regular shows at the PIT and a handful of one-offs at UCB. When I wasn't doing those things, I was wishing I was in Los...
Schedule updated 8 months ago