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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
Stuff to do in D.C., Maryland and Virginia from July 2-8
...St. NW; Sat., 10 p.m., $15. Sunday Upright Citizens Brigade Touring Company On Sunday, comedy troupe Upright Citizens Brigade which, at various...
Personality Test: Roxy MtJoy
...also trained at the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco and the Upright Citizens Brigade in Los Angeles and New York City. I was raised...
Matt Walsh on Improv, UCB, and Why Washington Is Funny
...Washington Is Funny Actor Matt Walsh discusses the founding of the Upright Citizens Brigade, improv in the Windy City and even compares himself...
Playhouse on Park to hold classes, auditions
She has studied improv at Unexpected Productions, Magnet Theater, and UCB Theatre. Her instructors have included Randy Dixon, Matt Smith, Jill...
Difficult People's trailer will make you laugh until you cry
...new comedy. Not that we'd expect anything less from three Upright Citizens Brigade vets. Difficult People will kick off its first eight-episode...
Oscar winner Sandra Bullock reveals a new, badder side in the new movie Minions. - Part 2
...ad) WILLIE GEIST: And a stint with the legendary improv group the Upright Citizens Brigade. But when she danced her way on to our show in March,
Laugh Your Ass Off July Comedy Guide (America is Hilarious)
...The Upright Citizens Brigade Touring Company brings the very best of its New York City and Los Angeles theatres to our stage. See the comedic...
Franklin Village Mini Moon :: M.K. Sadler
...to find charming. Somewhere between The Daily Planet and Counterpoint is Upright Citizens Brigade which I guess counts as a cool LA thing I love...
Jake Gyllenhaal, Ellen Greene and More Lead Encores! Off-Center's LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, Opening Tonight
...The Groundlings and co-starred in the play Three Companeros at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. He has appeared on episodes of "How I Met...
Best Sketch Comedy Groups
...of contemporary sketch comedy troupes - including the legendary Groundlings and Upright Citizens Brigade - have become well-known as "feeders"