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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
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...Sunday May 31 The Leaning Susan Do you miss Seinfeld? The Upright Citizens Brigade sketch team Bellevue has written and performed a new episode.
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...a solid start to what could blossom into a great career. Upright Citizens Brigade co-founders including Amy Poehler and Matt Walsh will host...
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...the show about nothing, watch as a sketch group from the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater performs its very own full-length original episode...
The Age of Euphemism
...famously regulated. And then there's the improv group, The Upright Citizens Brigade which is an equal opportunity offender, trashing all the good...
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...was where people shared it. We come out of the UCB, the Upright Citizens Brigade. So we had this little community of people on Facebook that...
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...I and our friend Ryan created a live stand-up show at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. I landed a bunch of television work and began to...
If Hitler played the Free Fringe...
...wardrobe nothing fitted.' The Bellevue sketch group, based in New York's UCB Theatre, restaged an old episode of Seinfeld scene-by-scene. Why?
Top Five: las duplas más bizarras de la televisión
...Comedy Central, la misma fue creada por dos ex alumnas del Upright Citizens Brigade - suerte de mítica escuela de improvisación de la cual Pohler...
Stand Up Sex With Comedian Alia Janine
From there Alia moved to NY and started taking classes at UCB (Upright Citizens Brigade) and other schools. She performed at the city s best...
SNL Cast Predictions For Season 41: Who's In? Who's Out? :: Comedy :: Features :: Paste
...the traditional talent sources: The Second City, The Groundlings, Upright Citizens Brigade (UCB), The Annoyance and, that increasingly influential...