Coaches

Ari Scott

I'm available to direct your sketch group, sketch show, and/or Maude team! I was in NYC for a long time, and now I am in L.A. I am the first person ever to move from New York to Los Angeles. I've been at UCB since 2005, where I was on five Maude teams from 2008-2014 (a writer/actor on the firs...
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Lyndsey Frank

Lyndsey has been improvising since 2008, and at UCB since 2011. She has studied under Billy Merrit, Joe Hartzler, Amanda Sitko, Alex Fernie, and Johnny Meeks. Catch her performing with her beloved indie team Count Gumdrop and attend their raging house party shows. UCB show credits: The Smok...
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Katie Foster

Hey guys! Love coaching and big improv nerd, started studying at UCB NY in 2011 and moved to LA in 2013. Studied improv and musical improv with Johnny Meeks, Will Hines, Neil Casey, Ari Voukydis, Achilles Stamatelaky, Brandon Gardner, and Amber Petty. I currently study acting with Lesly Kahn, ...
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Santina Muha

Hi! I've been a student/performer with UCB for over 2 years. I've worked under Brian Finklestein, Amanda Sitko, Susannah Beckett, Mike Still, Joe Wengert, Eugene Cordero, Billy Merritt, Drew Difonzo Marks, Suzi Barrett, Joel Spence, Will McClaughlin, Mary Holland, Deb Tarica, Matt Newell, Nick Ma...
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Jodi Dennithorne

Jodi started performing improv in the early 2000s back in Wisconsin in Comedy Sportz. In 2004, she entered the world of longform improv and sketch comedy. She has studied and performed at The Pack Theater, Upright Citizens Brigade Theater (both New York and Los Angeles), Magnet Theater, Peoples I...
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Dan Foster

Dan Foster has been studying and performing improv for over ten years. He has performed all over the country, including venues such as the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater in LA (UCB), iO Chicago, iO West, Second Cities Chicago and Los Angeles, the Magnet Theater, the Annoyance Theater, the Playg...
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John Noreen

Hey, Potential Friends. I'm John Noreen. I exploded from the womb rip-roaring and ready to go. On the day of my emergence as a material being, October 17th 1989, the world acknowledged the presence of a new, unstoppable force by welcoming me with an earthquake so grand that it shook Candlesti...
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Ify Nwadiwe

Yo! How's it going! I've been performing improv for 8 years, and I perform with the team White Women at UCB, the Mess Hall Team Burgerface and various teams on the indie scene. A little background on my improv history. I started performing short form improv in high school with the Comedy Spor...
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Harrison Brown

I've studied at UCB-LA since 2005. I have been on several harold teams throughout the years such as McGuffin and Panama. I also spent several years on Maude on such teams as Marvin Berry, Wall of Sound, and Kirkland's Signature. I co-founded TNT: Tuesday Night Thunder in 2007. You can currently ...
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Lilan Bowden

Hi! I'm a primarily UCB trained performer and am on house teams Rococo (Harold), and Bonafide (Maude, graduated 2015). I also have an independent two person sketch/improv team, "Lilan and Wilder." I have acted in many comedy TV shows as well; credits include Parks and Recreation, Suburgatory, NT...
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