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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
Laughing in Los Angeles: SoCal's Best Comedy Clubs
...out. Other popular clubs around town include The Improv, the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, Acme Comedy Theatre and The Laugh Factory, whose...
Kathy Griffin to bring funny business to Roanoke
...Berglund Performing Arts Theatre ARTICLE: Out & About: Upright Citizens Brigade ARTICLE: Local comic performing in national competition ARTICLE:
Rewriting Is the Safety Net That Allows You to Leap
...comedy, with several successful runs of The Lance and Ray Show at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York City. He has now turned his comedic...
Q&A: ‘Adult Beginners’ Star Nick Kroll On What It Means to Be a Grown-Up
...my best buddies in comedy, and Bobby Moynihan and I met doing Upright Citizens Brigade years ago in New York. Mike Birbiglia has got a little...
Nick Kroll Talks the Early Stages of His Comedy, Starring in 'Adult Beginners,' and His Sex Tapes
I moved to New York when I graduated and started taking classes at Upright Citizen's Brigade and met Bobby Moynihan who s in Adult Beginners.
Wilmington's Neil Casey: From 'SNL' to 'Other Space'
...year, began driving to New York to perform and study comedy at Upright Citizens Brigade, which counts Amy Poehler as one of its founders. After...
Comedy Hot Tips: The Whitest Kids U' Know Tonight at Zanies
...along the lines of, say, The Kids in the Hall or Upright Citizens Brigade makes the chance to see them onstage a unique and totally attainable...
My Career Choice: Stella Berg and Katherine Elliot – The Tempest Ladies
...further exercising her comedy chops by working her way through the Upright Citizens Brigade curriculum. See her website for more. Katherine,
Comedian Nicole Byer comes to Legends
...in Israel. In addition, she has been performing improv at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre since 2010, and she does sketch comedy at UCB...
Ensemble Studio Theatre to Launch 35th Marathon of One-Act Plays Next Month
...- Healing Roots, 2007; Schubert Fellowship, 2006 and 2007; and Upright Citizens Brigade (three-time scholarship recipient). She has had plays...