Coaches

Lily Du

Hi, I'm Lily! I've studied improv at UCB since 2011 and I'm currently on Harold Night with Ice Cold Bev, UCB's Touring Company, and was previously on the Lloyd teams Detroit and The Union. I also perform with indie team Pompadour (myself, Vincent Moore and Kris Wiener). I've taken classes at t...
Schedule updated about 3 hours ago

Zackery Stephens

Hello everyone! I'm an improv coach that believes in finding the joy in your comedy and will help you build the tools to achieve a stronger sense of confidence in your work. We can focus on really hitting clarity in initiations of scenes, your game and group games. I have a heavy background...
Schedule updated about 14 hours ago

Eli James

Hello! I was an actor on UCB's Maude Night for three years (2014-2017), appearing on the teams "Cha-Cha," "Mama's Gotta Go" and "Lover." My Broadway credits include "One Man, Two Guvnors," and "Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson," and my TV credits include "Unforgettable," "Gossip Girl," "Lights Out...
Schedule updated about 21 hours ago

Dave Siegel

I was on a number of UCB Harold Teams from 2007-2015, and I taught all core levels and advanced classes at the UCB Training Center from 2011-2017. I've been regularly coaching improv in New York City since 2008, and have worked with everyone from 101 practice groups to established indie teams...
Schedule updated about 24 hours ago

Chloe Marsh

Hey everybody! I'm Chloe! I've been an actress on Maude since 2014, and the writer/sole performer of 'Chloe Doesn't Do Boys', a show about adjusting to life and comedy post-coming-out-as-a-woman. I'm passionate about making game universally digestible. I'll teach you how to use your skills...
Schedule updated 1 day ago

Jake Keefe

Hey there, I'm Jake Keefe and I'd love to coach your team. I've been doing improv for 16 years and sketch for 10 years. I've studied and performed at The Second City, UCB, and The Pit, where I currently play with the main stage team Peaches Galore. I'm also currently performing with the offbro...
Schedule updated 2 days ago

Brandon Dzirko

I would love to work with you! I can help you work on game, grounded scenework, commitment in scenes, and having fun in scenes. I can also work with you on musical improv if that's your jam! I've been doing improv since 2010. In 2015, I started classes at UCB and have studied under Christin...
Schedule updated 2 days ago

A.J. Patton

Hi! My name is AJ and I want to coach your improv team! I have been performing at UCB since 2011. I am currently a member of UCB Tourco and Lloyd team Zaddy and performed for years with indie improv teams Free Kittens ( http://freekittens.improvteams.com ) and Pulley ( http://pulley.improvteams...
Schedule updated 2 days ago

Brandon Tarzis

*If you're looking for someone to coach you for Lloyd auditions, I'd be great!* Hi! I'm Brandon Tarzis, and I would love to be your permanent/substitute/ intermittent coach. Let me help you discover the dynamics and exploit the talent in your group to help you become the best team possible! I...
Schedule updated 2 days ago

Willy Appelman

Willy Appelman is an actor, writer and improvisor based in Brooklyn. He performs on Maude Night at UCBT with FANTASY and performs every Saturday at Magnet Theater with The Armando Diaz Experience. Willy has appeared in videos for Budweiser, Comedy Central, Sesame Street, TruTV and The Colbert R...
Schedule updated 2 days ago