Coaches

Jonny Svarzbein

Jonny Svarzbein is a performer, host, writer and UCB teacher. Jonny began studying at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in NYC and LA where he has studied under Matt Walsh, Ian Roberts, Matt Besser and pretty much every teacher at UCBT-LA and is now himself a teacher at UCB. UCB credits inc...
Schedule updated 12 days ago

Jeremy Culhane

Hi I'm Jeremy and I want to coach your team, help you develop and perfect characters, and direct your sketch shows! I currently perform at Harold Night (GHOST), Maude Night (Moon Goon), and host Cool Great Fun - a primetime sketch/character show at UCB Sunset. I've been doing improv for over 10 y...
Schedule updated 13 days ago

Victoria Longwell

Hey- I'm Victoria! I'm currently in my fourth year on UCB's Harold Night as a member of YETI! I've studied improv at UCB with Seth Morris, Will Hines, Julie Brister, Dan Lippert, Casey Feigh, Nick Mandernach, Johnny Meeks, Suzi Barrett, and more! I'd like to help your team work on performing ...
Schedule updated 14 days ago

Dan Hodapp

Dan is an actor, improviser and writer based in Los Angeles. He currently performs in The Assembly and hosts The Scene: Improvised One Act Plays at UCB Sunset. He would love to coach your improv team or direct your character/sketch shows! Dan began teaching at the Washington Improv Theater (WI...
Schedule updated 14 days ago

Cory Webster

Hello! I would love to coach your improv team or direct your sketch team! I am a member of the former UCB Mess Hall team Chat Bot and a writer/performer in the show Dick Cannon Wins the Lottery which had a year long run at UCB. I have also directed Spanks and a sketches for Legitimate Goddamn The...
Schedule updated 28 days ago

Michael Gardner

Hello! My name is Michael Gardner and I would love to coach your improv team, or direct your sketch or staged comedy show. I have been doing improv for 11 years and have been studying specifically here in LA since 2011. I also co-wrote the shows "The Dixieland Family Band", "Who Is Funk Shuffl...
Schedule updated 29 days ago

Alex Honnet

Former iO Chicago creative director and former co-proprietor Upstairs Gallery. I spent 4 years watching improv 5 nights a week in a theater that I lived in and then spent 3-5 nights a week getting paid to watch improv and have opinions about it. Now I live in LA! I played on the iO Theater...
Schedule updated 29 days ago

Alan Starzinski

Alan Starzinski is an actor, improvisor, and writer living formally of NYC. He has was on Harold teams Sandino and Rocks. He was on the Lloyd team Camp and the Characters Welcome house team. He has been taking classes at UCB since June 2007. He has studied under the finest teachers in New York...
Schedule updated about 1 month ago

Andy Bustillos

Hi!! I'm currently on the UCB LA Harold team GHOST and am a host of B.Y.O.T. in the Inncer Sanctum, I was on the UCBNY Weekend Team Bucky and performed with Fifty/Cincuenta (UCB Bilingual improv team). I was on the Lloyd Teams Camp and The Nightmare as well as the Harold Team Some Kid. Currently...
Schedule updated about 1 month ago

Rachael Mason

Hi! My name is Rachael Mason! I have taught at UCB for over ten 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, Chr...
Schedule updated about 1 month ago