Coaches

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 about 1 month ago

Paris Adkins

Hey nerds! I've been studying at UCB since 2015, and I've performed with these ASPs: 16 Strangers (Improvised Reality TV), The Apocalypse, Final Frontiers (Improvised Star Trek), and The Excellent Cadaver. I also perform monthly at the Tony Show at UCBT East, around town with my indie team, Ho...
Schedule updated about 1 month 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 1 month ago

Mark Gacki

Hi! My name is Mark and I would love to coach your improv team/ practice group. I am a super big improv nerd and have studied at UCB, Annoyance, Reckless, and I was a former Improv 10,000 hours coach. Also you can catch me around town improvising with my team Duran Duran Duran. I focus on try...
Schedule updated 2 months ago

Lynsey Bonell

Hey! I'd love to work with you and your improv team! I've taught, coached and studied improv in London, Sydney and New York, and performed in festivals across the world with some great teams. Whether you're just starting out or wanting to explore new forms I'll work with you to set goa...
Schedule updated 2 months ago

Sellers Webb

Hello! I've been coaching for a little over a year! I love working with new teams and practice groups. I've studied with Becky Drysdale, Zack Willis, Chelsea Clarke, Keisha Zollar, Ann Veal, Tom Kelly, Rachel Rosenthal, Achilles Stamatelaky, James Dwyer, Anthony Apruzesse, Morgan Grace-Jarrett...
Schedule updated 2 months ago

Lauren Clark

Figure out what works for you and do it as much as possible. There's no right or wrong, there is only weak and strong. Improv is fun! so have some! Having said that, I am honest and direct with my notes. I report what I see and we typically go from there always jumping off from the basics...
Schedule updated 2 months 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 I teach at The Pit, I'm also currently performing with the offbroadway play "Puffs" I've taught workshops, classes,...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

James Dwyer

Hey I'm James. I perform/teach at UCB. I currently perform on Fridays with The Law Firm at UCB Hells Kitchen and previously on Harold Night with GoodGirl and Deckard. I also perform with my indie team Dollywood, with Strife and directed/perform with poHa. My training has primarily been through th...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Emily Bradshaw

Hey! I am a member of UCB Academy. My improv team, The Sister Wives, won UCB Cage Match, Indie Cage Match, and are DCM Tournament finalists. I have studied under Caroline Cotter, Patrick Clair, Keisha Zollar, Joey Price, and Zack Willis. I would love to coach your improv team!
Schedule updated 3 months ago