Coaches

Sean Casey

Hey! My name is Sean Casey. I began studying at UCB in 2011. I was on Graceland and The Enemy on Harold Night and now perform with GOAT each and every week. Over the past few years, I've worked with everyone from 101 groups to house teams, and can adapt my coaching style to your team's focus. ...
Schedule updated 6 months ago

Joe Leonardo

Joe Leonardo is a comedic actor and writer who has been featured on ESPN, Travel Channel, NPR, Anderson Cooper LIVE, and Prank Academy to name a few. He is currently a house team performer at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York, a member of their Touring Company and co-host of their ...
Schedule updated 6 months ago

Michael McLarnon

I love improv and have studied it at the Magnet Theater and the UCB. I've coached a number of groups, from newly-formed practice groups to indie teams, to Circuit and Supernova groups. I'm currently a member of Magnet Theater house improv team Titan, and former member of Dog Scarf and Call ...
Schedule updated 6 months ago

Matt Abedi

Hi! I'm Matt Abedi. I'm a sketch and Megawatt performer at the Magnet Theater! Where have I studied you ask? Well: Upright Citizens Brigade The Annoyance Reckless Theatre The Magnet Washington Improv Theater The Laugh Index Theatre The DC Improv Dojo Comedy. Some people I've s...
Schedule updated 6 months ago

Rachel Rosenthal

Rachel Rosenthal is an improviser with over 17 years of experience and she teachers and performs full time. She has taught at The PIT (2014 Instructor of the Year), Reckless Theatre, Brooklyn Comedy Collective, Miami Ad School and with North Coast Classes. In addition to performing weekly in NYC...
Schedule updated 6 months ago

Bill DiPiero

Hi! It's me, Bill DiPiero, a guy who'd love to coach your team! For 7+ years, I've studied and performed improv at the PIT, UCB, Washington Improv Theater (WIT), and iO Chicago. I have 3+ years of coaching & teaching experience. I currently teach Levels 1 and 2 at the PIT. At WIT, I taught th...
Schedule updated 6 months ago

Pedro Lee

I’m a New York based actor, writer, improviser and performer. I’ve studied at HB STUDIOS under Michael Beckett for Improvisational Technique & Scene Study. I also studied under Ruth Berkowitz for Speech, Voice, Diction and Phonetics in scenes. I’ve studied long form core and advanced Improv at UP...
Schedule updated 6 months ago

Devin Bockrath

Hey! I'm Devin, I hail from the Chicago improv and sketch comedy scene. I trained at iO Chicago and the Annoyance Theater, before playing on multiple independent and house teams. I am a member of the Holy Fuck Comedy Hour, and sketch and improv teacher for the Annoyance NYC (currently on hiatus, ...
Schedule updated 6 months ago

Jeremy Bent

I've studied at the UCB & Magnet for years with many great instructors, and I perform regularly with the groups Thank You, Robot and UCB's Bucky at our weekly Friday show, Thank F%@# It's Friday. I'm also a former member of the UCB musical team Rumpleteaser and the PIT musical team Hello, and use...
Schedule updated 6 months ago

Nicole Drespel

Nicole is an actor and teacher at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater. She is a member of the Harold team Bucky and has appeared in performance workshops for The Time Capsule and Suck My Dick. She was previously a member of Harold teams Robber Baron and dybbuk and appeared in This is About Smith...
Schedule updated 6 months ago