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.

Anthony Gioe

Anthony is a writer and performer living in Los Angeles. After graduating from the University of Notre Dame with a degree in Economics, he moved to LA and began studying at UCB in 2009.

Currently, he can be seen performing with JV on Harold Night and in JV presents: #ThrowbackFriday as well as around the country with UCB's Touring Company.

Onscreen, his most recent credits include Key & Peele, The Middle, The Jeselnik Offensive, MTV's Fast Food Heights, Funny or Die Exclusives, Seasons 1 & 2 of VGHS, and a slew of commercials.

UCB credits include: Harold Night (JV & Kid Grift), UCB's Touring Company, Bombs Away! (writer/performer), Kid Grift Gets Smart, Kid Grift Steals Your Show, Kid Grift's Apartment Party, Werner Hotdog: The Improvised Documentary, Del Close Marathon 12, 13, 14, & 15, Cagematch, Noises On!, Sketch Cram, Sketch Showdown, The UCB Variety Hour, Hip Hop Penguin's Summer School Assembly for Juvenile Delinquents, UCBWCW, The Pizza Show, Tremendosaur Sells Out, Summer Blockbuster Extravaganza - 4-D!, 3-Day Weekend, March Madness Tournament, 3 on 3 Improv Tournament, The UCB Thanksgiving Parade, Election Night at UCB, Let's Do This, and Not Too Shabby.