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.

Frank Garcia Hejl

Frank Garcia Hejl is a graduate of the University of North Texas with a degree in Sociology and English. There, he had an indie/alt radio show called Frequency Down and studied improv and sketch comedy at Four Day Weekend Theater. In January '07, he moved to New York to study at UCB. He has studied improv under Kate Spencer, Ari Voukydis, Joe Wengert, Shannon O'Neill, Anthony King, Will Hines, Curtis Gwinn, Neil Casey, Charlie Todd, Kevin Hines, Silvija Ozols and Chris Gethard. Frank has also studied sketch with Curtis Gwinn, Michael Delaney, Peter Gwinn, Liz Cackowski, Donald Glover, Neil Casey and Seth Reiss.

Frank is a writer/actor in the NY sketch group OnassisĀ and is also a member of the UCB weekend team Bucky. His favorite film of all time is a tie between Ghostbusters and Gremlins. Seriously.

Management: Brillstein Entertainment Partners