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.

Joel Weidl

Joel is an actor and writer in NYC who is from Columbus, Ohio

He can currently be seen at UCB every Saturday with the critically acclaimed improv team Death by Roo Roo, sketch team Legs for Days, and all over the country with the UCB Touring Company.

Joel has developed and been featured in original material for UCBcomedy.com, and can be seen in content for Collegehumor, Landline TV, Dailymotion, MTV, and Comedy Central.

Joel worked as a professional chef for a few years, and can cook a meal that will make your socks roll up and down.