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Some Favorite Quotes
"...the hippest of New York's comedy rooms, and home to the highest-quality improv in the city." — Salon.com
"Best five-dollar-per-person date: Harold Nights at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre" — Village Voice
"Best acting class for non-actors" — New York Press
"...the city's best improv workshop" — New York Magazine
"In an example of selflessness uncharacteristic of the successful, ticket prices for all shows are... cheaper and funnier than a lap dance!" — Screw Magazine
"Los Angeles has the Groundlings, Chicago is known for the Second City. Now, thanks to the Upright Citizens Brigade, New York City may finally find a place on the comedy map of famous troupes." — Time Out New York
"New York City's only relevant live comedy troupe" — SPIN Magazine
"Not since Woody Allen's 'Bananas' has revolution been so funny" — Time Out New York
"Smart writing and solid acting by the goofy, hip and subversive" — Paper Magazine
"New York's hardest-working sketch comics" — New York Magazine
"witty, irreverent, and conceptually ambitious" — The Onion
"twisted and uproarious" — Entertainment Weekly
"UCB has always done it a cut above the rest. To see what separates the men from the boys, see 'Asssscat.'" — CitySearch
"Matt Besser, Amy Poehler, Ian Roberts and Matt Walsh have adapted and mastered the techniques of jazz-riff improvisation... we are treated to smart interconnections of words and ideas, and the laughs that come are deeper and more penetrating than from a sitcom rim shot." — LA Weekly
"...a combination of subtly clever intellectual comedy and slapstick nonsense that packs a powerful punch." — The Austin Chronicle
"Experiencing truly brilliant improv comedy is like sitting in the front car of a really smart roller coaster ride with no stretches of straight track. Right now in America, no one is offering a more exhilerating ride than the Upright Citizens Brigade." — Bust Magazine
"We like whatever they're using" — High Times
Ronna & Beverly: What We Read
...podcast, Ronna & Beverly, and appear regularly at Los Angeles s Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. With the kind permission of Jessica Chaffin and Jamie...
Billy Eichner on His Slow (and Loud) Rise to Stardom
...good use, before embracing his penchant for comedy and heading to the Upright Citizens Brigade to hone his skills as a comedian. It was then...
$24. Ryan Shupe and the Rubberband: July 19, 8 p.m., $25. Upright Citizens Brigade Touring Company: July 25, 8:30 p.m., $20. Simone Felice Trio:
Coming Thursday: We highlight four local concerts
...is coming to the Comedy Connection as part of the improv group Upright Citizens Brigade. And round two of our Summer Guide Challenge will give...
Start spreading the news: A 2nd Mormon musical hits New York
...for two nights Thursday, May 8, and Wednesday, May 21 at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, an off-off-Broadway theater in Chelsea. The 30-minute...
Jessica St. Clair and Lennon Parham Bounce Back with 'Playing House'
...friend-chemistry of this duo, who came up together at the Upright Citizens Brigade theater, before being yanked after one six episode season.
Blake Griffin And DeAndre Jordan's Table Read Of 'Space Jam' Will Make Your Week
...posted a video of the table read, which took place at LA's Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre on March 23. The result is seriously fantastic. Don t...
A Moth story coach on how to tell a great business tale
...that, a cross-country move to New York City to study with the Upright Citizens Brigade. Freed from the "dismal science", Linderman had ambitions...
Birthday shoutout: Rob Riggle
...partnership with Rob Huebel, and the duo worked together at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater and appeared on Late Night with Conan O Brien.
How the Upright Citizens Brigade Conquered TV in 2014
How the Upright Citizens Brigade Conquered TV in 2014 If one wanted to become, say, a welder, that person would seek out a great vocational school,