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.

Luke Barats

Luke is a writer and comedian from lovely Eagle, Idaho and a recent graduate of Gonzaga University. His two-man sketch group Barats and Bereta remains one of the top-subscribed channels on YouTube and was included on Variety's 2006 Comedy Impact List.

Luke recently starred in TV and web pilots for NBC, FOX and MTV. He performs regularly with his improv team My Favorite Customer and with his UCB Maude team Goodman. Other UCB credits include CDR Sketch, Barats and Bereta: Manhood, Fresh Faces and Sketch Cram.