Coaches

Clay Larsen

Hi there. I’m Clay. I’ve been doing improv for ten years, and have been performing at UCB since 2006. I’ve been on five UCB-LA Harold teams (Empty Threat, Perfect Crime, Hugboat, Elroy, and The Racquet), done tons of other shows around the theater (Sketch Cram, Maude Night, Spank slots, bit sh...
Schedule updated over 2 years ago

Hannah Boreal Kanengieter

Hey guys I'm Hannah and I'd love to coach ya! I currently perform on the UCBLA Harold Team LoverBoy and was formerly on the Harold Team Crush and Mess Hall Team Fetch. My indie team Parker Posey has also been running a show in the Inner Sanctum for three years. I've been doing improv in Los Angel...
Schedule updated over 2 years ago

Jake Jabbour

I coach and I also founded and run WE Improv Workshops and Shows. I offer two workshops, an eight-week/two shows curriculum focused on making you a great team player in a small group setting, and a four-week/four shows curriculum focused on playing at peak performance. Visit www.weimprov.net or c...
Schedule updated over 2 years ago

Vivian Yoon

Hi, I'm Vivian and I’d love to coach your team! I’m currently on the UCB Harold team LoverBoy and was on Mess Hall team Shimmy. I've also performed in Heather and Co and Heather Anne Campbell Presents: The Anime Show. I’ve studied under and performed with a lot of great teachers/performers at ...
Schedule updated over 2 years ago

Patrick Polsin

Hi! I'm Patrick! As a coach and performer I really value clear ideas, connection with your scene partner, and over all team energy. I believe that these are the way to build the game you want to play in your scenes. I was a member of the Messhall team Shimmy! at UCB, and a former host of M...
Schedule updated over 2 years ago

Colleen Doyle

Hello, fellow improviser/comedic actor. I teach at Westside Comedy and Second City Hollywood. I'm also the former co-AD and Training Center Director of iOWest. I'm grateful to teach, coach, and direct all over the world; particularly here at home in LA. Bio: Colleen Doyle grew up in Cleveland ...
Schedule updated almost 3 years ago

Allie Jennings

Hi! I’m Allie Jennings and I’d like to be your improv coach, yah down? I’m currently on the UCB Harold Team City Hall and have previously been on the Harold Team Dollhouse and the Mess Hall team Dollop! I’ve been doing long form improv since high school - making this year my 10 year anniversa...
Schedule updated almost 3 years ago

Mike McLendon

Hello. Thanks for clicking on either my avatar/ name. I've got 12+ years as an improviser and coach. I've graduated from UCB, iO West, The Second City, and the Westside Comedy Theater. I am still very involved with all of those theaters as a performer or faculty member. The bullet points: ...
Schedule updated almost 3 years ago

Justin Michael Terry

Hi. INSTA: @justinthewalls www.reddoorcomedy.com I have been improvising for 19 years. I have trained at iO West/Chicago, UCB LA, Groundlings, Second City Hollywood, ComedySportz LA, Revolution, Bovine Metropolis, w/ The Reckoning. I lean into the idea of listening and letting the momen...
Schedule updated almost 3 years ago

Mark Schroeder

I'd love to coach your team! I was on Harold team for 4 years (DUNKTANK, NOMI MALONE, CRUSH), the Movie Form team THE CRITERION COLLECTIVE, and the indie team PRIVATE STREET. I've been studying improv at UCBTLA since 2010 and have performed in many, many shows. I love helping players and teams...
Schedule updated almost 3 years ago