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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
Hell Yes Fest 2014
...improv and sketch comedy group. MARTHA met while studying at the Upright Citizens Brigade (UCB) Theater in 2011 and have been performing comedy...
Get Ready for Halloween with UCB’s Gary Saves the Graveyard
...Halloween? Need a dose of funny this Halloween? Well, the Upright Citizens Brigade has got you covered with their new web series Gary Saves the...
This Is What The Cast Of “Bring It On” Looks Like Now
...Fun Fact: Ian is one of the founding members of the comedy troupe Upright Citizens Brigade, of which Amy Poehler was also a founder. He is currently...
In Your Face Jam: It's Not a Question of "Captain Marvel" Vs. "Black Widow"
...sketch comedy podcast Left Handed Radio, and makes videos for the Upright Citizens Brigade as a member of UCB1. His opinions can be consumed...
...her teeth in theater at ImprovOlympic in Chicago, and with the Upright Citizens Brigade in New York. Poehler struggled for many years in part-time...
Five Things We Learned From Amy Poehler's New Memoir Yes Please :: Comedy :: Lists :: Paste
In it she shares stories from her childhood, her time at the Upright Citizens Brigade in Chicago and, of course, her memorable Saturday Night...
Watch Staten Island native Jennifer Bartels in truTV's new 'Friends' sketch comedy series
...and friends," Bartels says. "While studying comedy at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, and through many trips from the Staten Island Ferry,
“Garfunkel and Oates”, une première saison réjouissante, aussi twee que salace
...stand-up issues de l excellent laboratoire d impro qu est le Upright Citizens Brigade à New York, elles ont enchaîné les caméos dans The Big...
10 things we learned about Amy Poehler from her memoir Yes Please
Farley used to occasionally perform with Poehler's comedy group the Upright Citizens Brigade. "He was incredibly nice and painfully sensitive,"
A Poehler-ized Book
...teachings the author has passed down as a founding member of the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. Poehler is Yes Please s headlining act, but...