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.

Johanna Parker

A native of Upstate New York, Johanna Parker graduated from Syracuse University with a BFA in acting. She has appeared in several web based comedy videos on "Funny or Die," "UCB Comedy" and "Super Deluxe," and has been seen on TV in CBS's "CRIMINAL MINDS", ABC's "DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES", HBO's "FUNNY OR DIE PRESENTS", and can be seen in some upcoming shows, MTV's "DEATH VALLEY" and ADULT SWIM's "NTSF:SD:SUV". Aside from performing at both the NY and LA UCB Theatre, Johanna has portrayed lots of funny talking old timey people with LA's Classical Theater Lab and Saratoga Shakespeare Co. in NY. She is part of the lady sketch duo TRICIA AND JOHANNA, who perform live shows at UCB and make awesome shorts.