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.

Joe O'Brien

Joe O'Brien has been improvising at the UCB Theatres in NYC and LA for the past six years. His sketch show Gun Love and two one act plays The De-Evolution Theory and Van Gogh's Path were performed at the UCB as well.

In addition to co-creating the fake news website FNN 24/7, Joe has written pilots for MTV and Animal Planet, was a staff writer on Comedy Central's Crossballs and The Showbiz Show with David Spade, and wrote two dick jokes for the Comedy Central Roast of Pamela Anderson. He currently writes for The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson.