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.

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UCB Theatre LA UCB Theatre NY UCB East UCBcomedy.com
5919 Franklin Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90028
(323) 908-8702
307 W. 26th St.
New York, NY 10001
(212) 366-9176
153 East 3rd St.
New York, NY 10009
(212) 366-9231
Tonight's Schedule
Wed April 16, 2014
Tonight's Schedule
Wed April 16, 2014
Tonight's Schedule
Wed April 16, 2014
Today's Highlight
  • 7:00pm Free Closed for Private Event

    You don't have to go home, but you can't be here.

    This performance does not accept reservations.
  • 7:00pm $5 Mike Birbiglia's Dream

    Mike tells stories and does improv with his dream cast.

  • 8:00pm $5 Sketches From An Italian Restaurant: A Billy Joel & Fuck Judy Towers

    A sketch comedy show inspired by this god of a man and his tremendous songs.

    A comedic exploration of why we love to hate the women we do.

  • 9:30pm $5 The Livia Scott Sketch Program

    Livia Scott leads a cast of some of UCB's favorite performers, alternative comedy stars and surprise celebrity guests in this innovative and fantastical multi-media sketch comedy show celebrating the absurdity of our modern times.

  • 11:00pm Free School Night

    School Night is a weekly showcase for new and experimental material from New York's top improv, sketch, and stand-up performers. Hosted by Charla Lauriston.

    This performance does not accept reservations.
  • 5:30pm Free Don't Be Yourself - Character Open Mic

    A weekly character open mic.

    This performance does not accept reservations.
  • 6:00pm $5 New Team Harold

    Catch them now before they become big stars. Students currently enrolled in Advanced Study classes at the UCB Training Center perform the "Harold" for your enjoyment.

    This performance does not accept reservations.
  • 7:30pm $5 LLOYD NIGHT --Hotspur

    Come see longform improv from NYC's top up-and-coming improv stars.

  • 9:00pm $5 HOT FOR TEACHER: The UCB Faculty Show

    Improv comedy done by the pros.

  • 10:00pm $5 HE SAID, SHE SAID: A Sketch Show

    He Said, She Said is an evening of comedic sketches where we challenge some of UCB's most talented writers to write sketches for the opposite sex. It's like Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus, but intentionally funny.

  • 11:00pm Free The Improv Jam

    Everyone who attends this show will have a chance to perform improv on the UCB stage!

    This performance does not accept reservations.