Coaches

Matthew Brian Cohen

In LA, I write for the Maude team The Bus and previously Glendale. I wrote and act in the running sketch show Ethical Female Manipulation, and host the experimental variety show Cool Shit/Weird Shit. In New York, I was on the UCB Harold team Namaste, and also the Lloyd teams Spooky Ghost and B...
Schedule updated about 6 years ago

Corey Podell

Corey coaches short form, long form, as well as sketch - focusing mainly on character work, building a strong ensemble, and connecting to the bigger birds eye view of a piece. She's an alumni of the Groundlings Sunday Company where she performed sketch comedy and improv in a new show every w...
Schedule updated about 6 years ago

Lauren Olson


Schedule updated over 6 years ago

Casey Gullickson

Hello! I'm currently on the UCB Harold team Nomi Malone and I've been doing improv for six years. I've studied under people like Eugene Cordero, Johnny Meeks, Suzi Barrett, Billy Merritt, and many more. I like to focus on playing grounded scenes, simplifying game, and the making decisions that wi...
Schedule updated over 6 years ago

Amey Goerlich

Krompf, Pro Hobo, Spoiled Space Monkeys, Indie Cage Match (UCB east Host & Producer), Chica Go Go (PIT), Fart Police, Dim Wit (Annoyance NYC) Upton Abbey (Web Series), Wicked Fuckin' Queeah: aka funnybeans, Best Cupcakes in the World (Web Series) Artistic Director of E-MPROV.COM, Artistic Dire...
Schedule updated over 6 years ago

Devin Field

Hi! I'm Devin Field, and I'm currently in my second year on UCB's Harold Night as a member of Zoo Zoo. I'm also a member of The Holdup, which recently enjoyed a 12 week run at the UCB Cagematch. I've studied improv at the UCB and iO West with people like Will Hines, Suzi Barret, Billy Merritt, Ma...
Schedule updated over 6 years ago

Joy Mamey

Hey there, I'm Joy. I'm great. A recent fortune cookie told me I am kind and sociable. I've been doing improv comedy since 2006 studying and performing both short form and long form. I've performed with many amazing talents like Alex Moffat (SNL) and Jessica Williams (The Daily Show). I als...
Schedule updated over 6 years ago

Matt Cordova

I am currently on the UCB Harold Team "Sixkiler" coached by Paul Welsh, as well as the UCB Maude Team "Eastwood" directed by Bradford Evans. I have been involved in the LA improv community since 2011 hosting and performing with my Indie team "Icky Pep". We still run a jam at UCB inner sanctum e...
Schedule updated over 6 years ago

Ali Ghandour

*** My schedule changes frequently so feel free to send an email if you've got a time frame in mind. "sub coaching and one-off sessions A-OK!" ™ Ali is an actor and writer from Azusa, CA who can be seen performing weekly with UCB Harold team The Dragons. Other credits include the Harold tea...
Schedule updated over 6 years ago

Joel Weidl

HELLO LOS ANGELES. I want to coach or direct your team/group/troupe/band! I've just moved into town after years of performing comedy in NYC. I've been doing improv and sketch for a long time now. In NYC I was improvising every Saturday at UCB with the weekend team GOAT and I performed sketch m...
Schedule updated over 6 years ago