Coaches

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 about 4 years 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 about 4 years 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 about 4 years ago

Greg Smith

Hello! I'm an experienced improviser, teacher, accompanist, and musical director. I would love to coach, accompany, direct, or music direct your team! I'm currently on UCB Harold team Mondegreen and UCB musical comedy team Quick And Funny Musicals. Previously, I was on UCB's first musical Mess...
Schedule updated about 4 years ago

Winston Carter

HEY! I'm a human person! I'm a former member of UCB mess hall team Love Tap looking to coach your 101, 201, or 301 team! I've trained under Billy Merritt, Julie Brister, Will Mclaughlin, Eugene Cordero, Joel Spence, Jill Donnelly, Erin Whitehead, Amber Petty, Ben Seimon, Nick Mandernach, Anthony ...
Schedule updated about 4 years ago

Cody Kopp

Hello! My name is Cody Kopp and I am excited to potentially be your coach. I am currently performing with third year UCB Harold team Rococo! I also perform the movie form at UCB with Criterion Collective. In the past I have toured the country at improv festivals all over with my indie team Kanyay...
Schedule updated about 4 years ago

Colin McGurk

Hi everyone! I'm Colin and I'm on the Harold team MONDEGREEN at the UCB Theater in LA! I've been a student of improv through UCB since 2010 and have studied with EVERYONE. Beth Appel, Suzi Barrett, Alex Berg, Dan Black, EVERYONE, Neil Casey, Toni Charline, Eugene Cordero, Drew DifFonzo Marks, S...
Schedule updated about 4 years ago

Anna Rajo

Hi! I'm Anna Rajo and I'm available to coach your indie team or practice group, or help you work on original characters. I'm currently on my second Mess Hall team Sparky and a performer on the Maude team Gorgeous. I'm on the Latinx imrpov team Gringos that hosts monthly shows at the UCB Inne...
Schedule updated about 4 years ago

Zac Oyama

Hi I'm Zac! Come on down and let me coach your team! Just a lil bit about me: Currently on Harold night with my team Yeti. Formerly with the Harold Team Sixkiller. I also perform monthly at AsianAF with my all Asian team Voltron. My 3 man team Three Princes recently won for 18 weeks at cage m...
Schedule updated over 4 years ago

Madeleine Burkart

Howdy folks, Recent transplant to LA from NYC here. While in NYC, I studied at the Magnet Theater and at UCB with Anthony Atamanuik, Molly Lloyd, Shaun Diston, Doug Moe, Kate Riley, Gavin Speiller, and Nicole Drespel. Prior to NYC, I was in Dallas performing with two weekend teams the Dallas C...
Schedule updated over 4 years ago