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 New York City, currently showrunning UCBNY's "Night Late", a monthly show that creates a talk show pilot inspired and hosted by a different one of the UCB's top performers each show.

In Los Angeles, he was a writer for Nickelodeon's AwesomenessTV as well as Comedy Central's late night talk show pilot, "Nightcap with Paul F. Tompkins". He's worked on other pop culture shows like Bravo's Watch What Happens Live, VH1's Best Week Ever and Jump Start Live, and a bunch of talking head comedy shows.

He was also a writer for the CBS Diversity Showcase, UCB sketch teams Slow Burn, Arbuckle and Onassis, Muddleberry and Tut. 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 for College Humor, Above Average, the Huffington Post, CNN.com, Mediaite and Newsweek.com.

Email: [email protected]
Twitter: @ericcunningham