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.

Grant O'Brien

Grant is an actor, director, and improviser in New York. At UCB, he can be seen performing on Harold Night with his team, The Regulars. He co-hosts a weekly variety show and performs around the city with his improv group, Gadget.

He has a B.F.A. in Acting from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, and has studied at the Stella Adler Studio and the Stonestreet Studio of Film and Television. At UCBTNY, he's directed and performed in several sketch shows with BriTANicK, and shows have run at Joe's Pub, Ars Nova, The PIT, The New York Sketch Comedy Festival, San Francisco Sketch Fest, Chicago Sketch Fest, The Piccolo-Spoleto Festival, and UCBTLA.