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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
'Did you break this?' Lenovo Yoga ad pranks stunned shoppers
...going to mess with some people," three members of comedy troupe Upright Citizens Brigade say at the beginning of a new video. Any time those...
Lenovo Pranks Happen In A Snap
...LBi, UCB Comedy (the digital arm of renowned improv troupe Upright Citizens Brigade) and online comedy network Above Average, the prank video...
Saturday Night's Children: Tina Fey (2000-2006)
...Most Wanted, This Is Where I Leave You) and television shows (Upright Citizens Brigade in 1999; The Colin Quinn Show in 2004; The Simpsons in...
FOREVER DEADWARD Concert Set for 54 Below, 12/16
Tyler Maynard (Mary Poppins, The Little Mermaid), Michael Padgett (Upright Citizens Brigade) and featuring Martin Landry (Dear Edwina) as Arrow.
Upright Citizens Brigade to bring improv to Avalon
Upright Citizens Brigade to bring improv to Avalon EASTON One of the country s most influential comedy teams, the Upright Citizens Brigade, will...
Thanksgiving Feast Show
...your relatives are a pain to be with during the holidays? Upright Citizens Brigade s Thanksgiving Feast Show demonstrates how the year s most...
Love/Hate's Susan Loughnane heads to New York to train as stand-up
...hand to stand-up comedy. She will undertake a course at the prestigious Upright Citizens Brigade in New York to fine-tune her stand-up skills.
Mike Nichols: A Penny for His Thoughts
He joined The Compass Players with downright confidence way before the Upright Citizens Brigade existed. As an impressionable kid, sitting in...
‘SingleDumb’ Spotlights the Not-So-Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of Online Dating
...from the New Actors Workshop, Chicago s Second City, and Upright Citizens Brigade, Kern says she began sharing her dating stories via standup,
UCB Comedy Makes a Different Kind of Zombie Series
UCB Comedy Makes a Different Kind of Zombie Series The Upright Citizens Brigade has produced digital series with IFC, Above Average and Nerdist,