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.

Carrie McCrossen

Carrie is a New York-based actor and comedian. She has performed with The Pearl Theatre Company (as Mariane in Tartuffe,) The Living Newspaper (Joe's Pub, LPR,) Peculiar Works and at Ars Nova, Vital, and the NY and Philly Fringe Festivals. Regionally she has appeared at The Depot, Oberon (ART,) Geva Theatre and the Walnut Street Studio. Carrie holds BAs in Theater and History from Fordham University.

Carrie has studied improv at UCB since August 2009. She now performs on Harold Night with GoodGirl and on Maude Night with Ripley. Previous teams include Huxtable, (Lloyd) and Chunk, (Maude.) She is a founding member of The IMPROVISED Play (which now performs monthly at The Pit,) and is a part of the Spirit of Adventure sketch project.

Carrie writes, produces, and stars in comedy videos for the NBC-owned women's site, iVillage.com.

Carrie once received an email from Will Shortz, who politely rejected the crossword puzzle she created.