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.

Kevin Mead

Kevin Mead is a writer/director/producer of and actor in things. He is a member of sketch comedy group, Mike Duffy, and wrote and stars in their show, "Lonely People" which is currently running at UCB Chelsea. He is also a member of the mysterious improv group, Butts. He co-produced, co-directed, and wrote the pilot "Startups" - a finalist in the 2012 Comedy Central Short Pilot Competition and the 2012 New York Television Festival, with his production company, Melge. He is a 2-time semi finalist in the Samuel French Off-Off Broadway play festival, the most recent time for a play co-written with fellow Mike Duffy member, Darren Miller. He also co-directed and wrote the short film, "Charlie On Parole" starring TJ Miller. He likes to rap sometimes, and can be found on weird rap forums around the web as a member of the group "YouSuck." He has studied improv with Betsy Stover, Lennon Parham, Neil Casey, Shannon O'Neill, and Will Hines, and has studied sketch with Dan Klein.