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.

Lydia Hensler

Lydia Hensler is a New York City based Writer, Actress and Improviser.

You can see her on stage every Friday night at 9pm at UCB East in the show TAKE IT PERSONAL: The Hip Hop Improv Show and every Saturday Night at 10:30 at UCB Chelsea with her team GRANDMA'S ASHES in their show GRANDMA'S ASHES: We Won't Tell.

On film she played the role of Lucy in the short film Sleep Well-Directed by Morgan Evans, and can be seen in various web videos for UCBComedy, College Humor, Jest, Landline TV etc..

Lydia is a tree-hugging, bleeding-heart liberal who loves Hot Yoga, Law&Order SVU, and being Vegan most of the time.