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.

Mookie Blaiklock

Michael Blaiklock was born and raised in Ashland, Massachusetts. A proud graduate of Emerson College in Boston, he began performing improv and sketch comedy with acclaimed on-campus troupe the Swolen Monkey Showcase. 

Moving west in 2006, Blaiklock began performing at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater in Los Angeles, where he still performs regularly with his sketch group, A Kiss from Daddy, the Harold Team Arts & Athletics, and as a cast member of the fully improvised Twitter Show. Blaiklock has starred on HBO's Hung, Comedy Central's Secret Girlfriend, and FX's It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia. He also co-starred in the Sony feature comedy Fired Up!, and ABC's Don't Trust the B---- in Apt. 23.