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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
Comedians Shayla Rivera and Peter Banachowski perform at the Improv at Harveys
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...EVEN LOOK AT YOUR FACE ANYMORE. Created by comedy performers from the Upright Citizens Brigade, "30 Rock" and more! Production Team: Created...
Jost Kidding: An Interview with Casey Jost
...with TruTV's Impractical Jokers, regularly performs comedy at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, and plays music with his band, Les Vinyl.
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...Los Angeles. Sarah is an alumni of The Groundlings and The Upright Citizens Brigade and is a puppeteer/improviser with The Jim Henson Company's...
The Chris Gethard Show is One of the Most Underrated Shows on TV
...those unfamiliar with the show, it started out as a stage show at Upright Citizens Brigade Theater in 2009. Two years later, Gethard, a comic...
Five Unique Majors for Creative Students
...Arts. Emerson partnered with renowned LA improv group, the Upright Citizens Brigade, to offer students the opportunity to connect with other...
'Veep' co-stars sell movie idea to Paramount
where he and collaborators Amy Poehler, Matt Besser and Ian Roberts created the Upright Citizens Brigade). On "Veep," Simons plays Jonah Ryan,
Ed Helms has iconic comedy shoes to fill in ‘Vacation’
...National Lampoon s Vacation. Now Helms, who got his start with the Upright Citizens Brigade, stars alongside one of his heroes, Chevy Chase, in...
10 Great Comedians from Boston
...performs regularly around L.A.'s hippest clubs, including Upright Citizens Brigade Theater, Largo and the Hollywood Improv. Her comedy is part...