Coaches

Molly Doan

Hi! My name is Molly and I’d love to coach your improv team/practice group! I also offer 1 on 1 or group character coaching! Stuff about me: I’m on UCB Characters Welcome team, Costello, along with UCB Mess Hall team, Lobster, and past UCB Mess Hall team, Devil Hawk. You may have also seen me pe...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Mia Schauffler

Hi, my name is Mia and I'd love to coach your team! I currently perform on the UCB Harold team Leroy, and was previously on the Harold Teams Vulture and Dollhouse, and the Mess Hall team Busters. I'd love to help your team work on labeling, justifying and getting everyone on the same page.
Schedule updated 3 months ago

George Kareman

Hey Guys! My name is George Kareman and I was on both Harold Night and Maude Night at UCBNY but I LIVE IN LOS ANGELES NOW!!! My Harold teams were Smalls, The Regulars and Deckard and my Maude teams were Supereasy and Alamo. I have also directed for Sketch Cram and Maude Night in New Yor...
Schedule updated 4 months ago

Peter Byrnes

Looking to hone initiations or work on Harolds? Bring your own POV to your scenes and characters? I'm your boi / coach! I’m a UCB performer (Mess Hall, UCB Drag Race) and writer/performer at the Ruby LA. I've performed at DCM New York and LA and the Second City Diversity festival. I co-host T...
Schedule updated 4 months ago

Andy Rocco

Hey everyone! I've been performing at UCB since 1999. I've taken classes with Ian Roberts, Matt Walsh, Andy Secunda, Michael Delaney, Billy Merritt, Kevin Mullaney, Armando Diaz, and Katie Roberts. I was on the house/weekend team Monkeydick and I the hosted a show "Underground Americana" I...
Schedule updated 4 months ago

John Purcell

My name is John Purcell and I would love to coach your indie team/practice group. I have performed with the UCB NY Harold teams Apollo and Some Kid. I also performed with the UCB LA Mess Hall team Busters. I’m particularly interested in focusing on realistic behavior, justifications that are b...
Schedule updated 4 months ago

Artoun Nazareth

Well hello there! My name is Artoun, and I'd love to be your coach! I'm currently on the UCB Harold team GHOST and was previously on the UCB messhall team Tusk. As for sketch and character I was on the 2019 UCB Characters Welcome team as well as a mime sketch troupe in Boston and in LA for over 6...
Schedule updated 4 months ago

Cassi Jerkins

Hello! I’ve been studying and performing improv at UCB since 2014. I’ve been on two Mess Hall teams, Hot Hot Goss and Lotion’s 11. I like to focus on getting improvisers out of their head, supporting each other and call me crazy... Have fun! I’ve studied improv with Will Hines, Johnny Meeks, J...
Schedule updated 4 months ago

Jason Shotts

I'm originally from Chicago and started performing improv at the iO Theater in 2003. Currently I'm living in Los Angeles and can be seen performing as one-half of the improv duo Dummy, winner of the iO Theater’s Del Award for Best Improv Show in 2013 and 2014. I'm also the co-host of LIVE from th...
Schedule updated 5 months ago

Alexis Rhiannon

I've been training with UCBT since 2010, and I currently perform on the UCBTLA Harold Team Cheeks. (I also lived in New York for ten years, where I was on the Harold Team Highwater and the Lloyd Team Horse Girl. I am both old and wise and young and hot.) I'm into grounded, truthful, patient im...
Schedule updated 5 months ago