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.

Dan Gregor

Dan Gregor is a television and film writer-producer recently coming off CBS's How I Met Your Mother, and the upcoming "The Comedians" on FX. Previously having  written for  Adult Swim's "NTSF:SD:SUV" and E! Network's "TV Wasteland" sketch project. He's written and developed pilots for NBC, Fox, ABC, CW, FX, and based off his long running UCB stage sketch show Banging My Dick Against A Wall a pilot script for IFC. He's written feature films for Paramount Studios, Universal Pictures & Imagine Entertainment and Endemol Productions.

As a founding member of the award winning sketch troupe, The Wicked Wicked Hammerkatz, founded at New York University and housed at the UCB theater, he's written, directed and performed stage and film sketch  since 2002, having won numerous accolades, including being named BEST SKETCH TROUPE in NYC (2005) by the prestigious ECNY Awards. He's performed improv on house Harold teams at both the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater NY & LA, Magnet Theater, studied with Ian Roberts, Matt Walsh, Armando Diaz, Ali Farahnakian, Michael Delaney & many others, and teaches and directs sketch comedy at the UCB.