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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
'This Is Where I Belong'
...easy. The week I got there, I started taking classes [at Upright Citizens Brigade], and fortunately that theatre is very supportive and open to...
Expect ‘long-form improv’ when Upright Citizens Brigade comes to R.I. Comedy Connection
Expect long-form improv when Upright Citizens Brigade comes to R.I. Comedy Connection What do you do after you ve majored in economics and philosophy?
"Gary Saves the Graveyard" scenes filmed at Beiter's in Danville
...being produced by Nerdist.com. Three of the actors are from Upright Citizens Brigade Theater in New York City. Among those in Danville were producer...
Watch an Hour-Long Chat with Comedy Central President Kent Alterman
...and has plenty of stuff to talk about, from giving a show to the Upright Citizens Brigade in the mid-'90s to working to develop Broad City. Bradford...
Women Find Themselves on the Web
...sold the series to Showtime. Comedy Central picked up from Upright Citizens Brigade Theater alums Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson after the web...
Relatos del éxito de los podcasts
...más por su dinero con el espectáculo que tiene en el teatro Upright Citizens Brigade en Los Ángeles cada martes. Por eso lo redirecciona como...
Catching Up With Chris Gethard :: Comedy :: Features :: Paste
...roots are in improv and stand-up comedy. He s a disciple of the Upright Citizens Brigade and has done his fair share of stand-up. His new comedy...
Only Success Can Fail Chris Gethard Now
...Chris Gethard Show, which started at the improv/sketch mecca Upright Citizens Brigade and currently beams out to its rapid, growing fanbase from...
Improv As Practical Life Advice
...learn. And nothing else. Reprinted with permission from Improv Nonsense. Will Hines is a teacher/performer with the UCB Theatre in LA. Will Hines
Ronna & Beverly: What We Read
...podcast, Ronna & Beverly, and appear regularly at Los Angeles s Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. With the kind permission of Jessica Chaffin and Jamie...