Coaches

Courtney Sevener

My name is Courtney Sevener and I want to coach your improv team and/or direct your sketch show. Here's a little about me: I have been improvising for over seven years, specifically at UCBLA since 2015. I was a member of the UCB Mess Hall team Woodson, and currently write for Maude Night with ...
Schedule updated about 3 years ago

Jonathan Harris

Hello! I've been a performer at UCB since 2012. I've been on the Harold team DiCaprio and the Mess Hall teams Tusk and Bad Seed. I focus on grounded characters, group dynamics (listening!) and comedic heightening. I believe that anyone can learn to do good improv. So much of it comes down to t...
Schedule updated about 3 years ago

Liz Galalis

Hey! I'm Liz - actress, writer, and improviser. I was a house team performer at The PIT in NYC for several years. Additionally, I've studied and performed at UCBNY and UCBLA. I've appeared on The Joel McHale Show (Netflix) and The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (Comedy Central). You may have ...
Schedule updated over 3 years ago

Stephen Sanow

My coaching focuses on finding the fun unusual, playing the game instead of discussing it, and expanding the world and the characters that live in it! I've been studying improv at UCB since 2014 and have learned from Anthony Atamanuik, Brandon Gardner, Eric Tanouye, Patrick Noth, Amanda Sitko...
Schedule updated over 3 years ago

Michael Capristo

UCB-approved coach, performer on UCB team Mondegreen, and a writer for the Maude teams Jimmy Buick, Mr Bird, and Baseball. I've been performing improv since 2008 and coaching since 2012. I coach all levels but especially like teams trying to transition from "we have fun" to "we're fun to watch" ...
Schedule updated over 3 years ago

Marc Amadin

Hi! I'd love to coach your team! I've been studying at UCB for *cough* many years and I'm currently a member of UCB messhall team JASON BJORN, and a co-host of the Inner Sanctum's ALL SKATE: a diversity focused variety show.
Schedule updated over 3 years ago

Jake Sprague

Hi! I'm Jake and I am perform at UCB with Harold Team PONY and formerly Rococo. I've been doing improv for a hot minute and would love to coach YOUR TEAM! I like keeping the energy high and the scenes ever higher (I recognize that means nothing). If that's not enough info just email me and we...
Schedule updated over 3 years ago

Hannah Faust

Hi! I'm a UCB improviser, having studied for more than four years. My Mess Hall team, Hot Hot Goss, was the first team to get an ongoing show at the Inner Sanctum following our run. I host Tell All with Hot Hot Goss at the Sanctum and Snake Pit at the Clubhouse. I've worked with high level coache...
Schedule updated over 3 years 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 over 3 years ago

Drew Spears

Updated schedule for Sept! 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 am also available for sketch coaching and directing, Spank directing,...
Schedule updated over 3 years ago