Coaches

Brian James O'Connell

Brian James O’Connell is a working actor, writer, director, filmmaker and teacher in Los Angeles. He currently teaches as part of the Core Improv Faculty at The Pack Theater and the Digital Program at The Pack Theater, of which he is also the Founder. Brian is the Creator and Executive Prod...
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Elizabeth Noth

Hi! I'm Liz Noth, teacher at UCBNY, and recent LA resident! I taught all levels in New York for the last four years. In New York I was on Harold night and a part of the Movie Group Megaplex. I have studied with Kevin Hines, Brandon Gardner, Doug Moe, Michael Delaney, Dyna Moe, Gavin Speiller...
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Allyson Phillips

Hi! I'm Allyson! I've studied improv at UCB and the Groundlings theater. I am currently on UCB harold team Jetset, was on mess hall team Dino Mite. I perform regularly with indie teams I'm Susan who met doing bootcamp and currently hosts a monthly show at the clubhouse, as well as all female team...
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Andrew Young

Hi! I'm Andrew and I'd love to coach your team! UCBLA trained! I'm a member of Murder Murder, the improvised Murder Mystery Team. We run a monthly genre/narrative improv show at The Clubhouse, "A Lovely Night of Murder." I'm also a member of A-Team, a narrative musical team that runs "The 1607...
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Glennis LaRoe

*IMPROV & CHARACTER/SKETCH COACH, DIRECTOR & HEADSHOT PHOTOGRAPHER!* I'm a bicoastal, LA-based improviser and character comedian part of Off-Broadway improvised sitcom show Come Ova! I have toured and performed at colleges & festivals worldwide, performing with improv legends Colin Mochrie & G...
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Jordan Myrick

Hi! I'm Jordan and I'd love to coach your team/practice group! I'm currently on the UCBT LA Harold Team GHOST. In the past, I was on the UCBT NY Harold teams Captain and Highwater and the Lloyd team Top Heavy. I was also a member of UCB's Touring Company from 2016 to 2019, teaching workshops a...
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Christopher Renfro

UCB & Groundling’s trained improviser/sketch performer 💃🏼 2019 CBS Diversity Showcase (writer and performer) Maude Night (The Audacity, Somebody’s Baby) Mess Hall (Fetch, Rumple) Current running shows: QueerWorld (2nd Monday of every month, UCB Franklin) Maude Night (2nd Wed. of every ...
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Nate Shelkey

Well, hello there. The short of it: I’ve been on Harold night and Maude night. I can help you! I was a member of The Racquet on Harold night in Los Angeles. And for 5 years on gigawatt, Arsenal, and Kill Your Darlings in New York. I was also on the Maude teams Last Slice in Los Angeles...
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Ryan Kelly Coil

I’m Ryan! I got my start in Boston on the ImprovBoston Touring Company where I taught and performed all over New England. There I taught corporate workshops, after school programs, opened for TEDX talks using both short-form and long-form styles of play. In LA I am on the former iOWest Harold te...
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Rachel LaForce

Hi Friends! I am Rachel LaForce and I would love to coach your improv team or direct your next sketch show! I am passionate about helping performers find their joy through play and their comedy through connection. My teaching experience has taken me all over the US and internationally. I t...
Schedule updated over 3 years ago