Coaches

Christopher Scott

Current mantras: Do your first thought. Trust in the first few lines. Have empathy for your own character. Chris has been coaching with extreme passion since 2009 (performing since 2006). You can subscribe to his weekly thoughts on improv newsletter at https://tinyletter.com/CAScott Chri...
Schedule updated 18 days ago

Rachel Chada

Hey! What’s up? Hello! TLDR: If your team is interested in... - Finding a form that works for you - Pushing yourselves to make bigger, bolder choices - Building stronger team dynamics - Adding a lil theatricality to your sets - Eating snacks ...I’m your gal! I’ve been studying...
Schedule updated 18 days ago

Amanda Breen

Hi friends! I would love to coach your practice group or indie team. I'm a performer on the UCBT Lloyd Team, Hometown Tigers. I co-host the Improv Jam on Tuesdays at UCB Hell's Kitchen. Indie teams: BABES, Backup Band (an all-ladies three-prov team), and Recently Engaged. All of my teams focus on...
Schedule updated 19 days ago

Nicholas Guastella

Hi! Let’s work on whatever! I'm a writer, director and improviser currently performing on UCB Lloyd night with Dog People. Coming from a theater background with a focus on ensemble work, I promote strong, fun team energy that doesn’t compromise the theatricality of your performance. In addit...
Schedule updated 19 days ago

Zak Sommerfield

Oh hi! I'm Zak and I would love to coach your improv or sketch team. I've studied improv since 2010 at UCB and The Pit. Currently I'm a member of the PIt house team "The Community Players" performing Wednesdays. I also perform regularly with the long running improv shows Made for TV Movie ...
Schedule updated 20 days ago

A.J. Patton

Hi! My name is AJ and I want to coach your improv team! I have been performing at UCB since 2011. I am currently a member of the UCB Touring Company and can be seen on Lloyd night with my team Doing Hugs (formerly with Lloyd team Zaddy) or performing around NYC with indie improv teams Free Kitt...
Schedule updated 20 days ago

Dan Moore

I have been doing improv since 2011 in a bunch of groups including UCB Lloyd teams Top Heavy, Statham, and Din Din. I coached the UCB Harold team Party City for a bit and I've been in the Season Finale and Movie ASPs at UCB. I've studied under Matt Dennie, Fran Gillespie, Anthony Atamanuik and ot...
Schedule updated 21 days ago

Richard J. Krysztoforski

Richard is an internationally trained improviser with nearly a decade’s worth of experience. He has studied and performed at Upright Citizens Brigade (NY/LA), Magnet Theater (NY), Reckless Theatre (NY), IMPRO Amsterdam Festival, and ImproFest in Gothenburg, Sweden. He has worked with master inst...
Schedule updated 23 days ago

Sebastian Conelli

Sebastian is a writer and performer from Staten Island, New York. He has studied and performed improv and sketch comedy at the Magnet Theater and the Upright Citizen Brigade Theater since 2010. He has had the privilege of studying under Peter McNerney, Armando Diaz, Russ Armstrong, Jordan Kleepe...
Schedule updated 23 days ago

Leanna McMillin

I want to coach your practice group! I am a thoughtful and enthusiastic coach who loves working with beginners (101/201 level). I will help you master the basics of scene work and play from a grounded place. I'm currently in the Advanced Study program at UCB, was a member of the 10,000 Ho...
Schedule updated 26 days ago