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
Thu August 21, 2014
Tonight's Schedule
Thu August 21, 2014
Tonight's Schedule
Thu August 21, 2014
Today's Highlight
  • 7:00pm $5 The Wahlberg Solution! with Madeline Walter,
    Kenny Stevenson and Emily Maya Mills

    Mark Wahlberg has teamed up with other celebrities and famous friends for "The Wahlberg Solution!" a round-table discussion of current news and events that will sort out the world's problems as only A-List celebrities can.

    Reservations for this performance are no longer available.
  • 8:00pm $5 Seinfeld: The Purge & That Girl in the Wheelchair

    What is the deal with The Purge? Find out in this brand new episode of "Seinfeld"! All crime is legal for twelve hours, but Jerry just wants to spend a quiet Purge inside.

    Since she was 6 years old Santina Muha has been that girl (in the wheelchair). She is going to show how crazy life can be (in a wheelchair). This show will be performed (in a wheelchair).

    This performance is sold out. There will be a stand-by line for this show.
  • 9:30pm $5 Triple Bill Cameron Esposito, Emily Heller, Beth Stelling

    They are comics. They are gals. They are the future. See Emily Heller (Conan, @midnight), Beth Stelling (Conan, @midnight) and Cameron Esposito (Craig Ferguson, Chelsea Lately) as a Triple Bill for one night only.

    This performance is sold out. There will be a stand-by line for this show.
  • 11:00pm $5 Last Day of School: The Txt Msg Show *Free to UCBTLA students w/ ID

    Improv based off of YOUR text messages.

    This performance is sold out. There will be a stand-by line for this show.
  • 7:00pm $5 The Workout Can't Win in this Town: The Harrowing Tale of Beloved Outlaws Bonnie and Clyde

    Come see seasoned performers getting in shape and working out their newest shows right before your eyes.

    Reservations for this performance are no longer available.
  • 8:00pm $5 Chris Kelly: America‚Äôs Princess Diana

    A brand-new hour-long storytelling show from current “Saturday Night Live” writer Chris Kelly, who is commonly referred to by all as America’s Princess Diana.

    Reservations for this performance are no longer available.
  • 9:30pm $5 Fuck Judy Towers & This Is Going To Hurt

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

    Karin and Glenn e-mailed each other every time they cried. Then they wrote a comedy show.

    Reservations for this performance are no longer available.
  • 11:00pm $5 Cage Match NYC Jimmy Fedora vs. Bucky

    Welcome to the world's most dangerous Improv arena, where two mighty teams of gladiators will take the stage to prove who is the best of the best.

    Reservations for this performance are no longer available.
  • 6:30pm $5 NBC & UCBT's Diversity Scholarship Showcase

    In an effort to promote diversity in the comedic arts, NBC and The UCB Theatre have partnered for their fourth annual Diversity Scholarship!

    Reservations for this performance are no longer available.
  • 8:30pm $5 FRESH OUT! NY: Stand-Up Comedy Michelle Buteau (Best Week Ever), Phoebe Robinson (Last Comic Standing), Daniel Crohn (Laughing Skull Festival), and
    Super Secret Special Guests!!!!!

    Fresh Out! is a standup comedy show featuring the freshest comics available anywhere.

    Reservations for this performance are no longer available.
  • 10:30pm $5 Dan + Joe + Charles Show Nimesh Patel (Comedy Central's UpNext Finalist), Jibz Cameron (Dynasty Handbag), Bill Stiteler (Best Martin Short Impression on the East Coast), and more!

    Dan Licata, Joe Pera, and Charles Gould host this stand-up showcase, which also features one-act plays and jazz. Hope you can make it.

    Reservations for this performance are no longer available.