Coaches

Zander Frost

I AM ZANDER FROST! I want to coach your team! I’ve been on two UCB Harold teams, Bitchin’ (Current), and Heartthrob, as well as the UCB Cagematch winning team, Bunker, and three UCB Mess Hall teams, Rumple, TRISH, and Scalene. I've been performing improv regularly since 2010. I focus on simple...
Schedule updated 1 day ago

Chad Shapiro

Originally from NY, Chad Shapiro is a SAG-AFTRA actor, writer, and a nationally touring Stand-Up comedian for over 15 years. He has played the top clubs in NYC, LA and Vegas. Taught Improv at TVI Studios. Chad has trained and performed with UCB NY & LA, iO West, The Pack Theater, Second City, th...
Schedule updated 1 day ago

Marina Mastros

Hello! I play with Sassy Bluff (UCB) and MAX (former iO Harold team). I was a teacher and the Inclusion Director at iO West until it exploded. I've been performing since 2000 and coaching since 2007. I graduated from UCB, iO Chicago, and did short form professionally in San Diego for nine years a...
Schedule updated 3 days ago

Yaki Margulies

Hi there! I'd love to coach your improv team or practice group and help you develop your own unique style. I've been studying and performing improv for close to a decade. I was on the Mess Hall team, Shimmy!, I'm a regular UCB main stage performer, and I've hosted the Inner Sanctum show, "...
Schedule updated 3 days ago

Tom Smaldone

Yo, I'm Tom Smaldone! I'm currently on the UCB Messhall Fall 2019 team Possum I've been improvising for 8 years. In Denver, CO I was a part of the prime time group Governor Jack where I had the opportunity to perform with UCB greats like Will Hines, Alex Berg, Billy Merrit, Dave Theune, Sebast...
Schedule updated 4 days ago

Andy Bustillos

Hi!! I'm currently on the UCB NY Weekend Team Bucky, Fifty/Cincuenta at UCB East (Monthly Bilingual improv show) and host the Wednesday Jam and B.Y.O.T. as well. I was on the Lloyd Teams Camp and The Nightmare as well as the Harold Team Some Kid. Currently in LA and I'd love to coach your team! ...
Schedule updated 5 days ago

Matt Apodaca

Hi! I am on the UCB approved coaches list and I am currently on my 4th year of Harold Night at UCB LA with my team PONY. If you're just starting out or even if you've been doing it a while and want someone who cares about your shows being good, I'd love to coach you!
Schedule updated 6 days ago

Jen Krueger

Hi! I'm Jen Krueger and I've been doing improv since 2009. I was the Artistic Director of the LA Indie Improv Festival (LAIIF), and a founder/host of The Manifesto Show for its 5 years on the indie scene. I've trained and performed with Ian Roberts, Alex Berg, Eugene Cordero, Alex Fernie, Will Hi...
Schedule updated 6 days ago

Mia Schauffler

Hi, my name is Mia and I'd love to coach your team! I currently perform on the UCB Harold team Leroy, and was previously on the Harold Teams Vulture and Dollhouse, and the Mess Hall team Busters. I'd love to help your team work on labeling, justifying and getting everyone on the same page.
Schedule updated 7 days ago

Rachael Mason

Hi! My name is Rachael Mason! I have taught at UCB for the last nine years and I coach sketch and improv around town. I have studied improv and sketch at UCB, PIT and Magnet theaters in New York. My teachers have included Billy Merritt, Michael Delaney, Amy Poehler, Armando Diaz, Ian Roberts...
Schedule updated 7 days ago