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.


IMPRO(vs)TANDUP brings the best improvisers and stand-up comedians together for one incredible show!

Improvisers and stand ups do what they do best and then switch places to try their hand at what the other does best.

Hosted by Rajan Dharni (Spike TV, North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival) and Christian Spicer (What's New, DLC, SketchMelt).

The October 9 show features:

Improv by the amazing SHITTY JOBS (Eric Appel, Sean Clements, Dominic Dierkes, Donald Glover, DC Pierson, Ben Rodgers, Charlie Sanders, Ben Schwartz), and 

Stand up by the fantastic: JONATHAN KITE (2 Broke Girls, American Dad) & GRANT COTTER (Funny or Die's Odd Ball tour, MTV)!

Past improvisers include: Jason Mantzoukas and Seth Moris, Facebook Show, Sassy Bluff, Bangarang, Dasariski, Convoy, The Swarm, Dierkes and Fernie, Heather and Miles, Nick Mandernach and Alex Berg, Trophy Wife, Last Day of School, and more!

Past stand ups include: Pete Holmes, Rory Scovel, Kyle Kinane, Eddie Pepitone, Kumail Nanjiani, Jonah Ray, Brent Weinbach, Chris D'Elia, Eric Andre, Ben Gleib, Michael Kosta, Guy Branum, Jimmy Dore, Joe Wengert, Andrew Santino, Taylor Williamson, and Hampton Yount among others.

Of course the line up is always subject to change but we promise the show will be amazing.

If you're in NYC, check out IMPRO(vs)TANDUP at UCB East hosted by Boris Khaykin! 

Ticketing Info:

There are no physical tickets to claim, simply show your receipt (printed or displayed on a mobile device) and ticket holder’s photo ID for admission to the show. We will begin checking in customers roughly 20 minutes before showtime. Pre-paid tickets unclaimed 5 minutes before show time may be redistributed. Late arrivals may not be granted entry due to disruption of the performance. Please allow time for traffic, weather and parking.



Upcoming Performances

Thu October 9, 2014

8:00pm PDT
with Shitty Jobs, Jonathan Kite, Grant Cotter!
5919 Franklin Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90028
(323) 908-8702


Advance Purchase Only