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.

Nicole Byer

Nicole is an actress and comedian who moved from New York to Los Angeles for comedy and dreams. Nicole currently performs sketch on Maude Night with New Money. Past improv and sketch teams include Dweeb, Standard Oil, Fambly, Bucky, Dance Break, Johnny Romance and her favorite maybe of all time Cooper. Past shows included; The Bachelor: Romance Roses and Romance, Cool Show for Teen Girl, Diva's Live a Benefit for Baby Diva, Show me Dem Tatties, Cat Ladies and a BUNCH OF OTHERS. She's also 1/3 of the smart award winning lady group Doppelganger who are currently on hiatus except when Nicole is in New York.

Nicole has appeared on 30 Rock, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Failosophy, Charlemagne and Friends, MTV's Weekend Brunch, The Birthday Boys on IFC, Adult Swim and a Nestle commercial that only runs in Israel. She currently appears on MTV's Girl Code. She has also been featured in college Humor vidoes, Funny or Die videos and most notable her web series co created with Sasheer Zamata; The Pursuit of Sexiness which Variety named one of the best series of 2013. Her voice can also be heard in many a radio spots. Nicole is a lover of all things, namely bacon, VHS tapes and the late great Patrick Swayze.