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.

Charla Lauriston

Charla is a comedy writer and performer in New York City and an unmarried woman. She's performed stand-up at the Charleston Comedy Festival, The Cape Fear Comedy Festival, the North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival, was a featured headliner at the Chicago Women's Funny Festival and one time she was briefly mentioned in TimeOut Chicago as being "real good". Charla is the co-host of School Night and has studied at UCBNY with Achilles Stamatelaky, Ari Voukydis, Ben Rogers, Brandon Gardner, and Melinda Taub.