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
Mon September 22, 2014
Tonight's Schedule
Mon September 22, 2014
Tonight's Schedule
Mon September 22, 2014
Today's Highlight
  • 6:30pm $5 Private Street & The Smokes *Free to UCBTLA students w/ ID

    Private Street is an improv/sketch group named after Dylan's harrowing tales of growing up on a secluded dirt road in rural Topanga. This fearless five will cram more characters on one stage than should ever be allowed.

    These seasoned performers are committed to pushing the envelope of improvisation, trying different Harolds and Longforms. At least that's what they say over drinks.

    This performance is sold out. There will be a stand-by line for this show.
  • 8:00pm $5 Harold Night MISTER TOWN CITY / BELMONTE
    *Free to UCBTLA students w/ ID

    See long form improv from LA's top improv ensembles. The Harold is a 30 minute improv structure pioneered by Del Close.

    This performance is sold out. There will be a stand-by line for this show.
  • 9:30pm $5 Harold Night OUTSIDE DOG / WINSLOW
    *Free to UCBTLA students w/ ID

    See long form improv from LA's top improv ensembles. The Harold is a 30 minute improv structure pioneered by Del Close.

    This performance is sold out. There will be a stand-by line for this show.
  • 11:00pm $5 Fresh Out! LA: Stand-up Comedy with Nate Bargatze, Ali Wong, the Lucas Brothers

    Emily Heller (Conan) and Adam Conover (CollegeHumor) bring their long-running New York standup show to the West Coast! Fresh Out features the freshest comics available anywhere.

  • 8:00pm $5 Baseball is America & The Keith & Jesse Show

    The Keith & Jesse Show is celebrating its 37th year anniversary, and you won’t want to miss it!

  • 9:30pm $5 MAUDE NIGHT -- Bellevue
    -- Legs For Days

    Come see sketch comedy from some of UCBT's best sketch writers and performers.  Maude Night is your chance to see what the funniest, smartest people in New York are creating for the stage.

  • 11:00pm Free WHIPLASH

    New York City's hottest alternative stand-up comics come together for this weekly showcase hosted by Leo Allen.

  • 6:30pm $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.

  • 8:00pm $5 The Later Show with Katie Kester Michelle Wolf (Late Night w/Seth Meyers), Jena Friedman (Daily Show), and more!

    One part variety show, one part talk show - join Katie as she hosts and chats with some of the comedy world’s funniest people.

  • 9:30pm $5 Improv Nerds

    America's favorite Improv Nerds Brandon, Chelsea, Phil and Steve host and perform in this weekly celebration of making stuff up. Every show features guests ranging from your favorite UCB performers to some of the NYC improv scene's newest rising stars. Wh

  • 10:30pm Free The Improv Nerds Jam!

    A jam for improv nerds.

    This performance does not accept reservations.