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.

Rachel Bloom

Rachel is a comedian living in Los Angeles. She is a writer for "Robot Chicken" on Adult Swim and recently appeared in the Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal as part of New Faces: Characters. She also makes online music videos that have been featured on Cracked, Funny or Die, Jezebel, CollegeHumor and The Huffington Post. Her 2010 music video "F*ck Me, Ray Bradbury" was nominated for a 2011 Hugo Science Fiction Award, received the music video fan favorite at the DragonCon Fantasy/SciFi Convention, and was featured in the LA Times. Her acting credits include "How I Met Your Mother," "Robot Chicken" and the upcoming movie "The Fuzz." Past writing credits include Fox's "Allen Gregory," the People's Choice Awards, the Fox 25th Anniversary Special and Lucasfilm's upcoming animated show "Star Wars Detours."

Her past UCB credits include her solo musical show, "Rachel Bloom is a Triple Threat!!!", the musical sketch show "Sing Out, Louise!", and "The Kirk Cameron Players Present a Harry Potter Musical." Rachel received her BFA in Theater from NYU, Tisch in 2009.