Coaches

Marina Mastros

Hello! I am fully vaccinated and boosted. I perform with Sassy Bluff, a UCB house team, and MAX, a former iO West Harold team. I was a teacher at iO West and at the National Comedy Theatre in San Diego. I've been performing since 2000 and teaching since 2007. I was also the Inclusion Director at ...
Schedule updated 17 days ago

Chad Shapiro

Fully Vaxed.. Virtual or live coaching.. Originally from NY, Chad Shapiro is a SAG-AFTRA actor, writer, Improvisor and a nationally touring Stand-Up comedian for over 20 years. He is the Stand Up Program Director at Acme Comedy Theater. Current Host of Comedy Friendzy: Improv Game show. He has ...
Schedule updated about 1 month ago

James Dean Saldivar

Yo this is James! I would love to coach your improv team and/or practice group. I have been doing improv since 2015, and am currently on the We! Improv house team Cosmo. I came up through UCB and I’ve run shows at UCB and The Clubhouse. Zoom and in person
Schedule updated about 1 month ago

Jason Shotts

NOTE: I’m fully-vaccinated and willing to coach your group in person as long as everyone in attendance is also fully-vaccinated! I’m also available to coach your group via ZOOM. ---------------------------------------- I'm originally from Chicago and started performing improv at the iO T...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Jake Regal

2021 update: I can coach on Zoom or IRL, but if you want to practice indoors your entire team must be vaccinated (as I am) Hi! I spent 9 years on UCB Harold Night/house improv teams. I'm currently a member of Cardinal Redbird. I also co-hosted The Big Jam for five years. Also also, spent two y...
Schedule updated 5 months ago

Gregory Roberts

Hello, my name is Greg and I'd be thrilled and honored to be able to coach or sub for your practice group or team. I'd love to help out improvisers who are going through the core levels of 101-401. I've studied at UCB since 2015 (both improv and sketch) and am currently in the Academy. I've ha...
Schedule updated 6 months ago

Jason Van Glass

I believe that practice makes perfect, and I would like to help you make the most of your practice sessions, with a focus on grounded play, careful listening, and organic discovery. I've been studying improv since 2011 at UCB and at the Pack Theater, where I performed on a house team for 4 yea...
Schedule updated 8 months ago

Dennis Curlett

I can't coach you. I wish that I could but I can't. Because of the machines.
Schedule updated 12 months ago

Yaki Margulies

*Open to coaching socially-distanced outdoor park practices* 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 a decade. I was on the Mess Hall team, Shimmy!, a regular UCB main stage p...
Schedule updated about 1 year ago

Allyn Pintal

Hello! I'd love to coach your team or direct your sketches! I've been at UCB since 2013 as a student/performer/teacher. I'd love to help you create characters with strong, specific points of view. My biggest focus is on having FUN in your scenes! Let's get weird and silly! Let's make bold, surpri...
Schedule updated about 1 year ago