Coaches

Mike Poole

Hey, I'm Mike Poole and I'd love to coach your improv team! I'm currently a teacher at UCB, and formerly a member of UCB Harold teams Game 7, Ice Cold Bev, and Lloyd team Statham. I'm also on the indie team My Momma’s Biscuits. I've done a ton of narrative and musical improv with groups like B...
Schedule updated 2 days ago

Jake Keefe

Im Jake! I've been doing improv for 20 years and sketch for 10! I’ve produced shows all over NYC was a part of the hit play Puffs and have been in numerous commercials! My main focus now is zen meditation and how to calm, focus, and center yourself as you approach scene work. If that's not you...
Schedule updated 4 days ago

Michael Brantl

It's 2024. I'd love to coach your team.
Schedule updated 4 days ago

Jason Sweeten

~SKETCH AND CHARACTERS ONLY~ Jason currently teaches sketch at UCB and performs on Betty Night (Wig!). He also wrote on Maude Night for four years (Choir, What Would Do, and Glamour College). His other UCB credits include: The Queerball Sketch Show (writer), Jay Malsky Slept With My Boyfriend ...
Schedule updated 5 days ago

Brandon Dzirko

Hello! Let's have a great practice! In terms of experience, I've been coaching since 2016 and currently on Harold night with The Prophecy. I was previously on Harold night with Game 7 and Lloyd with Bounce House and The Outlaw. I've been in some fun ASP's: Feature Presentation (The Movie), Eclips...
Schedule updated 7 days ago

Bridget Holmes

Hi! I'd love to coach your improv team or practice group! I've been studying improv since 2012 and I am currently a teacher with UCB Theatre. I was previously on the UCB Harold Teams Falco, Highwater, & Moose and the UCB Lloyd Team Slingshot.
Schedule updated 17 days ago

Chris Bouknight

Current Magnet & Armory House team member. Improv is play! I wanna get your team up and at 'em with that style/sense of play. We should be having fun, right? Big fan of working with brand new teams searching for their team voice and building group dynamics. I love working on forms such as Spokane...
Schedule updated 18 days ago

Amanda Breen

Do you like my hat? Anywho, I got experience coaching all levels of improv and all ages. UCB Teacher & House Team Performer (Harold Night & Lloyd Night). Will be performing at Second City NY and on UCB's Harold Night in 2024. I coach teams & practice groups, lead audition & corporate workshop...
Schedule updated 24 days ago

Michael Hochman

I'd love to use my 20 years of improv experience to coach your team! I am currently playing at the Magnet on Megawatt team Behemoth, and previously with Aura, but also have tons of experience playing and teaching in NJ, with Death By Improv (2005 to 2021) and down in Philadelphia at Philly Improv...
Schedule updated 25 days ago

Betsy Helmer

Hey, hey, hey! I would love to coach your practice group or improv team! I have experience coaching since 2019. Currently performing on UCB Harold Night with Christopher Basketball, UCB Tour Co., Birdie and Dusty, SHRECC Prior UCB Improv Teams: Din-Din, Money Money I've studied with Molly L...
Schedule updated 26 days ago