Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre

Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre has affordable, comedy shows seven nights a week in NYC and LA. Watch the best improv, sketch and standup in the country. Our original comedy video productions have garnered the national spotlight. We also run the first nationally accredited improv and sketch comedy school in the country. For information on our courses, visit the Training Center.

5919 Franklin Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90028
(323) 908-8702

Tonight's Schedule

  • 4:30pm $5 Harold Matinee *Free to UCBTLA students w/ ID
    Belmonte / Winslow

    You watch a Harold to see long-form improvisational comedy, and the Harold Matinee is where UCBT's house teams come to stretch their legs and get a little crazy -- it's a true afternoon delight.

    This performance is sold out. There will be a waitlist for this show.
  • 5:30pm Free Long Hard Improv Jam

    The Jam is the show where YOU get to be on stage. Jump up and try some long form improv with veterans, students, teachers, newbies, crazies, and people from every walk of life you can imagine.

    This performance does not accept reservations.
  • 6:30pm $5 Dead Authors Proceeds to benefit 826LA.
    With Jessica Chaffin as Truman Capote

    Very famous, extremely dead authors time travel to the present and are brought together to discuss their lives and works! But mostly, these dead authors fight like dead cats and dead dogs! And the audience gets to ask questions!

  • 8:00pm $10 Bangarang! presents: Come Play With Us!

    Come see these eight wonderful weirdos build and destroy ridiculous worlds together with reckless abandon, childlike wonder, and laser guided precision. Buckle up, and hold onto yer butts, cause we're about to melt your face with fun.

  • 9:30pm $10 Soundtrack & Your F'ed Up Family

    Soundtrack performs improvised comedy based on your music collection. Bring your iPods and be part of the show!

    Did your Dad try to kill your Mom's boyfriend?  Did your sister start a fire on Thanksgiving? Let us take what caused your family pain and turn it into a night of hilarious improv comedy for all to enjoy.

    This performance is sold out. There will be a waitlist for this show.
  • 11:00pm $5 Diamond Lion: Musical Improv

    Some of Los Angeles's top improvisors create a fully improvised musical out of thin air. Its more awesome than a lion - its a Diamond Lion.

    This performance is sold out. There will be a waitlist for this show.
  • Midnight Free Not Too Shabby

    Comedians from the UCB sketch community try out new bits with reckless abandon.

    This performance does not accept reservations.