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.

Zack Phillips

Zack is a writer and performer in New York. At UCB, Zack performs on the Harold team Grammer, writes short films for UCB Digital, and has written on house sketch teams for six years. Elsewhere, Zack's a contributor to The Onion's topical web videos, the Onion's clickbait parody Clickhole, and Funny or Die's Words and Pictures. Zack is a former staff writer for the Onion sports show GOOMF, the author of over 40 web videos for UCB and others (playlist: http://bit.ly/1yKpVQ9 ), and the co-writer, co-star of "Good Dads", a 2013 New York Television Festival sitcom pilot. You can also see Zack perform with his indie improv group, Gadget. He began studying at the UCB Theater in 2008. Before that, Zack did comedy at Haverford College and in D.C. with Washington Improv Theater. He thinks his beloved Cincinnati Reds are looking solid for this season, but he thinks that every year.