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.

Bryan Rucker

Bryan is a writer and performer living in Los Angeles. After graduating with a B.F.A. from NYU Tisch he studied improv and sketch at UCB New York with teachers such as Lennon Parham, Zach Woods, and Michael Delaney.

With his improv team CHESTER, Bryan hosted New York's long running comedy variety show Don't You Find Us Charming? and performed in the Del Close Marathon from 2010-2012. He's also the co-creator/host of the storytelling show Failing Our Twenties, a member of the improvised movie group Marquee, and performed the Mall Santa Musical in Hong Kong with Improv Everywhere. 

Bryan is currently a member of the Maude team The Royal Bermuda Whiskey Club and writes TV/Film criticism for Sound On Sight. He will be happy to tell you where to find the best Mexican food in your neighborhood. Check him out at ruckerbry.tumblr.com.