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.

Brandon Sornberger

Brandon J. Sornberger is an actor and writer who never did earn that PhD in Neuroscience.  He has performed and taught improvisational comedy with Improv Asylum in Boston, iO in Chicago and iO West in Los Angeles.  He is thrilled to be performing at the UCB Theater on the Harold Team, Outside Dog.

Brandon has hosted several (unaired) pilots, including The Soup Presents: Pop Quiz for the E! Network, The Rant for VH1 and Bunko for GSN.  He is a regular talking head on AXS TV countdown shows, and has "starred" in numerous national commercials.  He's been brutally beaten on Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior, served fine French cuisine on Parks and Recreation, and wrangled bees on Austin and Ally.  Now he recurs as a senatorial advisor on the ABC Family drama, Switched at Birth.

His last name is pronounced "SOR-EN-FART-NERD." Get to know him better at: BrandonJSornberger.com