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.

Congratulations UCBT performers writing for 2007-2008 TV season

Congratulations to UCBT performers writing for current & upcoming TV season!

Chad Carter, June Raphael & Casey Wilson: Creature Comforts (CBS)
UCBT alums/performers Chad Carter (MySpace, ASSSSCAT) and June Raphael & Casey Wilson (Sentimental Lady, Rode Hard and Put Away Wet) serve as Story Editors for Creature Comforts, a new animated series for CBS by the Academy Award-winning creators of Wallace and Gromit.  Show culls excerpts from real person interviews and places in the mouths of a wide variety of animated animals to produce commentaries on everyday life.  CBS Mondays 8pm EST/PST.

Tami Sagher: 30 Rock (NBC)
UCBT teacher/performer Tami Sagher (Mother F****r!, Avalanche) joining the writing staff of NBC's 30 Rock, the workplace comedy set behind-the-scenes of a live variety show.  Series starring Tina Fey and Alec Baldwin returns for its second season this fall. NBC Thursdays 8:30pm EST/PST.

Harris Wittels: The Sarah Silverman Program (Comedy Central)
Comedy Central's The Sarah Silverman Program added UCBT alum/performer Harris Wittels (Hendershaw, Comedy Death-Ray) to its writing staff.  Program following the absurd life of character Sarah Silverman returns for its second season this fall.  Comedy Central Thursdays 10pm EST/PST.

Scott Aukerman, Neil Campbell & Paul Rust: Moral Orel (Adult Swim)
UCBT performer Scott Aukerman (Comedy Death-Ray, Match Game) and alums/performers Neil Campbell & Paul Rust (Last Day of School, Not Too Shabby) wrote the episode "Courtship" of Adult Swim's Moral Orel.  In the episode, a valuable lesson is taught about man/woman relations when an 11 year-old character becomes involved with the teacher.