Coaches

Alex French

Hey! I'm looking to coach more! I was previously on Lloyd Night and Harold Night, and now I perform every Friday night at UCB with my team, Higgins. I also teach at UCB. Lately, as a coach, I've been big into framing, developing a character philosophy, and simplifying game play, but I'm happy to ...
Schedule updated 5 months ago

Kristen Strong

Hey there! I'd like to coach you! I've studied improv at UCB since 2012 and currently perform with the Lloyd team Hotcake for the UCB Theatre. I am also a co-host for the Tuesday night Improv Jam. I previously performed with the Lloyd teams Zaddy and Havoc and The Overachiever ASP. I love wor...
Schedule updated 5 months ago

Arianna Durnell

Hello! I am currently an actor on the Maude Night team Glamour College at the Upright Citizen’s Brigade. My writing has been published on Clickhole, McSweeney’s, Reductress, Women In Comedy Festival Daily, Robot Butt, and The Higgs Weldon. My sketch comedy has been featured on WhoHaha and Comedy ...
Schedule updated 5 months ago

Anne Veal

Let's play! Find the joy. Get connected. Support the hell out of each other. I'm Anne and I'd love to help your team re-discover a sense of play, develop a stellar group mind, listen with intent, commit harder, and make each other 1000% right. I'll be teaching Group Mind at The Greenhouse (...
Schedule updated 6 months ago

Justin Catchens

Yo! I'm Justin and I'd love to coach your improv team/practice group. I am a UCB Academy trained improvisor that you can catch performing around the city with my teams, My Momma's Biscuits and Carolyn. I'm also a cast member on the UCB sketch show Detective Sully and a writer on the BoogieManja t...
Schedule updated 6 months ago

Matt Dennie

My name is Matt Dennie. I am currently a teacher at UCBNY and I would love to coach your team, practice group, class show prep, audition group, small team, book club, house party, etc. I have experience working with a wide variety of forms: strong premise stuff, Harolds, organics, monoscenes,...
Schedule updated 6 months ago

Michael Varamogiannis

Hey folks, I've been studying improv at the UCB since January of 2012, I have been studying with Anders Fors of Improv Gothenburg since January of 2016 and am currently hosting a monthly show with my team Bronson. I've been an Advanced Study level student at the UCB since 2013. I also teach impr...
Schedule updated 6 months ago

KK Apple

HIIIIII I'm on the UCB Harold team At Last!, and my solo sketch show The Rhythm Is Going to Get You recently finished a six-month run at UCBT Hell's Kitchen. Previously, I was on Lloyd teams Doing Hugs and Zaddy and performed in Chicago and NYC with my sketch team Astronaut Theatre. I like...
Schedule updated 6 months ago

Jon Dimakopoulos

I’ve been taking classes at UCB since 2011 and I’ve been teching Harold Night/ASSSSCAT for 4+ years now so I’ve seen shows! I LOVE focusing on simply having FUN in improv, always agreeing with your scene partner in many ways other than just verbally, and making the unique thing about you pop. ...
Schedule updated 6 months ago

Vincent Moore

Hello! My name is Vincent Moore and I would love to coach your group! To give you some background, I started studying at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in 2011 and currently perform there on Friday nights with "Higgins". At UCB, I've had the pleasure of learning from people such as Be...
Schedule updated 6 months ago