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.

Eric Cunningham

Current Shows

Eric Cunningham is a TV writer and producer in Los Angeles. He currently writes sketches for Nickelodeon's AwesomenessTV and has worked on other pop culture shows like Bravo's Watch What Happens Live, VH1's Best Week Ever and Jump Start Live, and a late night talk show pilot for Comedy Central.

He was also a writer for the CBS Diversity Showcase, UCB sketch teams Slow Burn, Arbuckle and Onassis and currently writes for the UCB's Muddleberry and Tut.  This summer he also directed John Milhiser's one-man-show, Take Him Away.  

His political videos were among the Huffington Post's "Top 5 Political Comedy Videos of 2010" and have been Funny or Die Exclusives and on MSNBC, Gawker, TIME.com, and Wonkette. He's also written humor pieces for the Huffington Post, CNN.com, Mediaite and Newsweek.com, and can be seen on CNN Newsroom making light of mildly serious things.