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.

Jessie Weinberg

Jessie Weinberg is a comedy writer and filmmaker from Washington, DC. She currently writes for the UCB Maude Team, The Get Go. She has also written for Sketch Cram and performed around Los Angeles with improv teams Secret Secrets and Unicorn Sandwich.

Jessie has written and directed short films that have screened at the Ann Arbor Film Festival (won two prizes!), the Florida Film Festival, LA Shorts Fest, HollyShorts, Women in the Director's Chair, and Ladyfest. She has a BA from the University of Michigan and MFA in Cinematography from the American Film Institute Conservatory. Jessie won the Television Academy of Arts and Sciences Student Cinematography Award in 2002.

Jessie enjoys soup, being warm, and trying to keep her ornery French Bulldog, Pinkus, from humping babies.