Coaches

Lane Koivu

Hey! My name is Lane, and I'd love to coach your improv team or practice group. I am especially interested in coaching 101 to 401-level students who are hammering the basics. I've studied at UCB since 2014 with the best in the business: Pat Noth, Nicole Drespel, James Dwyer, Jenny St Angelo, ...
Schedule updated 22 days ago

Jared Jeffries

Currently teaching improv level 2 (which I co-developed) for the Brooklyn Comedy Collective. I've been improvising in one form or another since 2003. My improv education comes from Chicago. There I was a performer/coach/teacher and Harold Commission member at the iO theater. I coached one of t...
Schedule updated 24 days 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 (Fluffty) 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 Astro...
Schedule updated 25 days ago

Maritza MontaƱez

Hi hi! I perform and teach at UCB Theatre and Training Center in New York. I currently improvise with Party City on Harold Night, Living Room: The First Generation, and 50/Cincuenta, and co-host The Lady Jam. I previously improvised with Lloyd teams seventeen and The Nightmare, hosted Kaleidos...
Schedule updated 25 days ago

Anne Hogan

Hey! I'm Anne Hogan and I'd be super excited to work with your team. Let's figure out what makes you tick and get into it! I'm a big proponent of the basics--listening, reacting, and trusting yourself and your team so you can create something really cool together. I love to play around with ph...
Schedule updated 25 days ago

Dani Grace

Hi, I'm Dani (or Danielle if you are related to me!) and I would love to coach your practice group or indie team! I'm a member on the UCBT Lloyd Team Promises and I host Indie Cage Match with my indie team, Brief Dragon. I also perform with PoHa (The Post Harold Movement) and Improvised Gilmore G...
Schedule updated 25 days ago

Connor Ratliff

I'm a member of The Stepfathers, and you can see me performing in ASSSSCAT on Sunday nights at UCB Hell's Kitchen. Maybe you have seen me on TV shows like The Marvelous Mrs Maisel, playing a creep, or Orange Is The New Black, playing a lawyer! More to the point: I play the role of "Connor," ...
Schedule updated 28 days ago

Christopher Scott

Current mantras: Do your first thought. Trust in the first few lines. Have empathy for your own character. Chris has been coaching with extreme passion since 2009 (performing since 2006). You can subscribe to his weekly thoughts on improv newsletter at https://tinyletter.com/CAScott Chri...
Schedule updated 28 days ago

Carolyn Egan

Heyoo it's Carolyn. I am a performer at UCBT's Lloyd night with the team "Fight Clurb" and I wanna be your coach! I have been performing improv since 2013, I have been a house team member at The Armory and I have performed with a plethora of indie teams that currently includes "Buscemi" and "Ch...
Schedule updated about 1 month ago

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 1 month ago