Coaches

Sebastian Conelli

Sebastian is a writer and performer from Staten Island, New York. He has studied and performed improv and sketch comedy at the Magnet Theater and the Upright Citizen Brigade Theater since 2010. He has had the privilege of studying under Peter McNerney, Armando Diaz, Russ Armstrong, Jordan Kleepe...
Schedule updated about 4 hours ago

Shawtane Monroe Bowen

Hi! My name is Shawtane Bowen and I would love to coach your improv team. I'm currently in my 2nd year as a performer on UCB's Harold Night after having spent 3 season on Lloyd Night. I also have experience playing on improv house teams at The PIT. I am a founding member of Astronomy Club,...
Schedule updated about 8 hours ago

Elana Fishbein

Elana is a teacher and performer at the Magnet Theater. She can be seen on stage with the Armando Diaz Experience, Magnet Theater TourCo, solo as Pepita (winner of Inspirado and San Diego's Best of the Fest), and in her two-woman play, Sisters Three (New York Times Critic's Pick). She's featured ...
Schedule updated about 16 hours ago

Leah Evans

Hello! My name is Leah. Chances are if you've been performing in the city, or are a new team looking for stage time, you've been on one of my shows. I've performed at many NYC venues including PIT, Magnet, UCB, UCBeast, The Tank, Creek and Cave, and many more. I served as Artistic Associate at Th...
Schedule updated about 18 hours ago

Chris Griswold

Discover how simple good improv can be. Learn to trust yourself and stop overthinking. Overcome your obstacles and learn to perform effortlessly. Let's figure out where you and your group want to go - I will get you there. As a professional coach with 20 years experience, I can coach students ...
Schedule updated 1 day ago

Kelley Quinn

HEY WHAT'S UP!!!!!! I'm on the UCB Harold Team Party City, and my sketch show Power Hour had a run at UCB Chelsea in 2017. Along with many indie teams over the years, I've taught workshops and done festivals in Rhode Island, Virginia, DC, Boston, and New York. I've studied at UCB since 2013, ...
Schedule updated 3 days ago

Adam Pasulka

Yes! I spent 8 months touring with the Second City on cruise ships, where I performed 200+ improv and sketch shows and ran workshops for drunk, sunburnt passengers. I've taken tons of classes at UCB, I'm on the Magnet house team Scout and I host the Wednesday Magnet Mixer. My strengths incl...
Schedule updated 3 days ago

Elke Reid

My name is Elke and I wanna be your coach. I have 7+ years of improv experience (UCB and The PIT) and 10+ years sketch experience. I'm a short woman who plays big and is not afraid to look "ugly" onstage. Commitment is key to good improv and sketch and I like to help performers find that commi...
Schedule updated 3 days ago

Devin Ritchie

PATTERN GAME. Having fun. Game. Getting energetic. Basics. Finding a form for your team. Teacher at UCB on Harold Night on the team Highwater, previously on Lloyd teams Hotel Hotel and This Old House. Former performer on Characters Welcome. Host of the XYZ Jam and the Wednesday Night Jam. ...
Schedule updated 3 days ago

Caitlin Sing

Caitlin Sing, here. If you want an invested, seasoned, affordable coach I am your gal. *COACHES*, I am also looking for ongoing shadowing opportunities ($). I focus on committed, emotional sets with an emphasis on active support, world building and character development. Let's pinpoint the c...
Schedule updated 4 days ago