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Some Favorite Quotes
"...the hippest of New York's comedy rooms, and home to the highest-quality improv in the city." — Salon.com
"Best five-dollar-per-person date: Harold Nights at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre" — Village Voice
"Best acting class for non-actors" — New York Press
"...the city's best improv workshop" — New York Magazine
"In an example of selflessness uncharacteristic of the successful, ticket prices for all shows are... cheaper and funnier than a lap dance!" — Screw Magazine
"Los Angeles has the Groundlings, Chicago is known for the Second City. Now, thanks to the Upright Citizens Brigade, New York City may finally find a place on the comedy map of famous troupes." — Time Out New York
"New York City's only relevant live comedy troupe" — SPIN Magazine
"Not since Woody Allen's 'Bananas' has revolution been so funny" — Time Out New York
"Smart writing and solid acting by the goofy, hip and subversive" — Paper Magazine
"New York's hardest-working sketch comics" — New York Magazine
"witty, irreverent, and conceptually ambitious" — The Onion
"twisted and uproarious" — Entertainment Weekly
"UCB has always done it a cut above the rest. To see what separates the men from the boys, see 'Asssscat.'" — CitySearch
"Matt Besser, Amy Poehler, Ian Roberts and Matt Walsh have adapted and mastered the techniques of jazz-riff improvisation... we are treated to smart interconnections of words and ideas, and the laughs that come are deeper and more penetrating than from a sitcom rim shot." — LA Weekly
"...a combination of subtly clever intellectual comedy and slapstick nonsense that packs a powerful punch." — The Austin Chronicle
"Experiencing truly brilliant improv comedy is like sitting in the front car of a really smart roller coaster ride with no stretches of straight track. Right now in America, no one is offering a more exhilerating ride than the Upright Citizens Brigade." — Bust Magazine
"We like whatever they're using" — High Times
Stars Align For Advertising Week XI
...more. Advertising Week is also slated to make its debut at the Upright Citizens Brigade and returns to the iconic Friars Club. Extended thought leadership...
Ben Schwartz on This Is Where I Leave You and Parks and Recreation Sadness
...youthful rabbi with a hint of Jean-Ralphio desperation. The Upright Citizens Brigade veteran currently stars on Showtime s House of Lies and...
Brian Finkelstein’s one-man show: Suicide, untimely deaths, masochism and humor
...30s and found a home at the storytelling series The Moth and the Upright Citizens Brigade comedy theater. Over the years, he has developed a...
- Why You Will Fall In Love With Garfunkel and Oates Tonight
5 Chill Things to Do in L.A. This Week for $5 or Less
...culture obsessed test their oratory skills in front of the Upright Citizens Brigade audience, with celebrity guest judges contributing to the...
Smart, hip crowds expected at Woodstock Comedy Festival this weekend
...of the renowned standup show presented every Monday night at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater in Manhattan with a rotating cast. "Whiplash"
Blake Griffin Trades Slam Dunks for Slam Poetry
...the beat poetry idea, and Griffin, who has worked with the improv group Upright Citizens Brigade, was game for it. He knew he needed to play it...
A role where Jane Fonda can get risque
...also appears in the film, if she could join a performance of his Upright Citizens Brigade in Los Angeles once the movie wrapped. It was six guys...
Comedy Central Announces "Broad City" Panel at New York Comic Con on Friday, October 10
...them currently perform "Broad City Live," a monthly show at Upright Citizens Brigade Theater NY. Glazer has been a writer for projects including...
Upright Citizens Brigade brings the laughs to Club Downunder
Upright Citizens Brigade brings the laughs to Club Downunder Comedy fans got a lucky break late last week when one of the nation s premiere comedy...