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.

Livia Scott

Livia is an actress and comedian named "One of our favorite female comedians" by The Huffington Post, along with Amy Poehler, Sarah Silverman and Tina Fey.

In collaboration with former producers of The Onion News Network, she's the star & head writer of The Livia Scott Sketch Program ("Fast becoming one of the best & most imaginative shows in the city." -The New York Times) with a brand new show every month at UCB Chelsea, and she's proud to be an actor on Maude Night with the team Legs For Days.

You can see her sometimes on Comedy Central, VH1, College Humor, on Netflix streaming where she pulls a Peter Sellers by playing multiple roles in National Lampoon's Dirty Movie, directed by Wet Hot American Summer and Law & Order SVU star Christopher Meloni, and she's also a double Channy Award winner for Best Villain & Best Actress for her portrayal of Courtney Love in the web series Saving Love for Channel 101.

The Huffington Post recently named her "One of the women you should follow on Twitter" and her viral music video "I Like You Better On Facebook" was featured on Jezebel, the front page of Funny Or Die and called "Funny as hell!" by her hero Adam McKay.