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.

Carmen Angelica

Carmen Angelica is a comedian originating from Minneapolis, Minnesota. She received a BFA at NYU Tisch School for Film and Television and moved to LA to pursue writing for all the variations of screens that exist. Carmen has been a student at UCB since 2007, studying in New York and LA. She can be seen in the indie improv, musical improv and sketch scene around LA with her teams Kanyay! West, Preview, That's What She Said and Second Pancake. As well as performing at The Upright Citizens Brigade, Second City, iO West and numerous festivals around the country.

Carmen works freelance in production as a director and producer (directing independently and for webseries like SRSLY) and as an art director, special FX make-up artist and production coordinator for companies like CollegeHumor.com and the Food Network. Carmen has performed in sketches for sketch groups like The Kids Table, Good Cop Great Cop and Good Intentions. Carmen has also written multiple independent sketches and web series that you can view on her website carmenangelica.com.

Carmen's favorite thing to do when she isn't trying to be funny, is be very very serious about eating good food.