Coaches

Benjamin Cohen

Hey guys, I really love improv and I'd love to work with your group! I'm also a Screenwriting & Improv teacher at the NYFA and ESRA schools. I began studying Improv & Sketch at the UCB, Annoyance, and Reckless in 2012. I performed Improvised Movies with Reckless House Team (RIP), Bronson and I no...
Schedule updated 8 days ago

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 8 days 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 9 days 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 McSweeney’s, Reductress ,Women In Comedy Festival Daily, Robot Butt, and The Higgs Weldon. My sketch comedy has been featured on WhoHaha and Comedy Cake. I’m a...
Schedule updated 9 days ago

Brandon Zelman

Love discovering sweet team dynamics! Love developing crazy forms! Love finding those sweet, clear games! Teams: Promises (Harold Night, Lloyd Night, Multi-Time UCBW Cage Match Winners) Brief Dragon (Hosts of Indie Cage Match) The Trial ASP Improvised Gilmore Girls Doorman Big Kitten ...
Schedule updated 9 days ago

Brian F Morabito

I'm violently lactose intolerant, I don't move in my sleep, and I’d love to coach your team. I've worked on Comedy Central, improv'ed my way into four national/international commercials, have a BFA in acting from Carnegie Mellon, I’m an actor on Maude Night and I host four monthly stand up and ex...
Schedule updated 10 days ago

Brett Shollenberger

Hey hey! I'd love to work with you on improv, sketch, or web series production! You can currently catch me at UCBT or the PIT in The Awkward Show. I've trained, performed, and coached at UCB, the PIT, Improv Asylum (Boston), and Endgames (San Francisco).
Schedule updated 10 days ago

Alexandria Conti

Hello! I'd love to coach you and your team/practice group/mashup/group of friends/family/whatever! I've done improv for over 5 years (3 in college, 2+ in NYC). I've studied at UCB under Alex Dickson, Ryan Karels, Jeremy Bent, Nicole Drespel, Johnna Scrabis, and more! I'm currently enrolled in ...
Schedule updated 11 days ago

Jake Cornell

Hi! I'm Jake, I’m a house team performer at UCB and I’d love to coach your team or practice group! I perform at UCB Hell’s Kitchen with my Harold team, Promises. My indie team, Funky Hard Beats, has made it to the Cage Match tournament of champions for the past two years and performs both at...
Schedule updated 11 days ago

Roderick O'Toole

Hi, I’m Rod and I’d love to coach you! I perform on UCB's Lloyd night with a team of real sweeties called Buckets! and I've been in ASPs such as The Reunion and Someone Saw Something. Since 2015 I’ve studied at Second City in Chicago and at UCB here in New York where I’ve been taught/coached by...
Schedule updated 13 days ago