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.

Elise Rosen

Elise Rosen is a comedy writer, LA native, and somewhat recent graduate of Wesleyan University. She got her start in comedy at Gawker Media, rounding up gossip and Wonk'ing people for the political humor website Wonkette. At the UCB, she's written for Not Too Shabby, Dirtiest Sketch in Los Angeles, Sketch Cram, and Maude Night. Outside of the UCB, Elise's sketches have been performed at the NBC/Universal Talent Showcase, Chicago SketchFest (with The Space Program), Comedy Central Stage and Sketchfest NYC. She is a proud member of the Maude team Oh, Brother!