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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
Faces of Fall
...and enjoy. An alum of NYU s Tisch School of the Arts, the Upright Citizens Brigade and Adult Swim s Robot Chicken, this actress-writer-comedian...
The Last Word for October 6, 2015, MSNBC - Part 2
O'DONNELL: Matt Walsh is one of the founding members along with Amy Polar of the upright citizens brigade. And he is the director, co-writer and co- star...
REUNION, A MUSICAL COMEDY Opens 11/7 at NoHo Arts Center
...and Quarantine at the Skylight Theate) as Elliot, Julia Marie Buis (Upright Citizens Brigade, The Groundlings) as Margot, (Naked Christmas -P6/)
Politics as Entertainment? There’s Now a Comic-Con for That
...President Obama s real former body man Reggie Love. And the Upright Citizens Brigade will be performing improv with Jordan Klepper, a Daily Show...
NYC Best Weekend Bets
...little cheaper but EQUALLY as good, you ll want to head on over to UCB Chelsea for CollegeHumor LIVE! ft. Aparna Nancherla, Joe Pera and MORE for...
'The Exit Interview' At the Lounge Theatres Oct. 9 Nov. 15
...Conservatory of Theatre. She has since trained at various studios, including Upright Citizen's Brigade. (Actress #2) Film and television credits...
Quick-witted host Billy Eichner and his 'Billy on the Street' find a new home
...pursue an entertainment career. He soon decided to take classes at Upright Citizens Brigade. But with no real desire to perform on an improv...
L.A.'s Newest Improv School Isn't Going for Laughs
...a marketplace already saturated with big-name improv schools: Upright Citizens Brigade, ImprovOlympic West, Second City and Groundlings. Nerdist's...
There's Andy Kaufman perfume, in case you wanted to smell like Andy Kaufman
...Andy's opposition to the societal norm has always resonated with me. As a New York native and fan I'm excited to pay homage to Andy's undeniable...
On The Couch with Paul F. Tompkins
...fell in with the alternative crowd and what would become the UCB (Upright Citizens Brigade) community in its earliest inceptions in the mid-90s.