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.

Tony Rodriguez

Tony Rodriguez is a proud member of the Quick & Funny Musicals Company and recently played Gustavo Fring in UCB's Breaking Bad Rock Opera.

His screen credits include fun roles for Funny or Die, Adult Swim, Dakota Films and Conan. He wrote for and performed in CBS Diversity Sketch Showcase 2012.  Viewers of Spanish-language television might recognize him as the 'Shooting Star' in last year's Boost Mobile commercials. His webseries credits include one of Out Magazine's top 100, 'It Gets Betterish.' 

A New York City transplant, Tony studied improv at UCB NY, where his teachers included Anthony King, Shannon O'Neill, Charlie Todd, Anthony Atamanuik and Peter Grosz. Tony is a proud alum of the UCB NY Harold Team The Bishop and the improvised Movie group, Oscarbait. 

Among various UCB sketch shows, Tony's favorite roles have been as : Freddie Mercury, Harvey Milk and Salma Hayek.

UCB L.A. credits include The Breaking Bad Rock Opera; One Night Stand; Glum! - a musical parody of Glee; The Rebecca Black Story; Newsadoozies; Quick & Funny Musicals; Let's Do This!; Sketch Cram; Bing Crosby Christmas Christacular. 

Fun Fact : Tony is from Miami, FL, where his brother is a State Representative.