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.

Brian Thompson

Brian Thompson is a writer, performer, producer, and very gentle lover.

He writes for UCB LA's house sketch team The Royal Bermuda Whiskey Club, and his RBWC sketches have appeared in Starpunch!, the theater's monthly best-of show.

He's performed in such award-pending UCB shows as Not Too Shabby, Celebrity Barf Machine, and the Star Wars EU Funeral Celebration, in which he played a Bigfoot hunter who killed Chewbacca.

Brian also hosts and produces the comedy podcasts Quit It for AmateurScientist.org and Podlander for Ain't It Cool News.

He's told jokes to audiences in several former British colonies around the world, and his sketch comedy album Voice Wigs will be released in December, 2014.