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.

Jim Santangeli

Current Shows

Jim Santangeli is an actor and writer in New York City. He has been studying and performing at the Upright Citizens Brigade since 2003. After graduating from Pace University in 1999, Jim went on to make a documentary film about old men sitting and drinking coffee. Depressed over the film's failure, Jim became an actor. He has performed in several dramatic and comedic roles for stage, television and film. Some of his work can be seen at coffeeshopcomedy.com. Jim is also a member of the independent improv group Rogue Elephant.