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.

Yamara Taylor

Yamara Taylor is a Los Angeles based comedy writer and performer. She's a graduate of UCLA's School of Film and Television who has studied sketch writing and improv at UCBTLA since 2007. She's a writer on the Maude Team, The Get Go, and serves on the UCBTLA Diversity Program Committee. Other UCBTLA credits include Sketch Cram, Not too Shabby, The Black History Month Show, and more! 

Yamara's writing credits include:  Adult Swim's The Boondocks,  Nickelodeon's How to Rock, Nickelodeon's Awesomeness TV and several independently produced television series. She has appeared on Awesomeness TV and  IFC's, Comedy Bang Bang. 

Currently, Yamara is a writer on Nick at Nite's Instant Mom. 

She's a Scorpio.