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.

Katie Dippold

Katie most recently wrote THE HEAT, released this summer directed by Paul Feig.  She spent three seasons as a writer and co-producer for NBC's Parks and Recreation and was listed in Variety 2012's "10 Screenwriters to Watch".   She has made several appearances on Late Night with Conan O'Brien and wrote and performed a one woman murder mystery.  Katie was a member of the UCB touring company before moving to Los Angeles to write for MADtv.  She has improvised on the UCBTLA stage in ASSSSCAT and Harold Night, and she currently performs weekly with The Smokes.