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.

Benjamin Apple

Current Shows

Benjamin Apple is a comedy writer, improviser, and actor from Philadelphia who has been writing and performing in New York since 2009. Benjamin has written for Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and contributed headlines to The Onion, was an original member of the award-winning sketch group Onassis, and has performed on several UCB house improv teams. Benjamin has produced and directed multiple original web series, and co-produces UCB's Sketch Cram, one of New York's longest-running sketch comedy shows.