Coaches

Patrick Reidy

Hey, I'm Patrick! You may recognize me from being a Cagematch intern every week or walking around in the background of Nick & Norahs Infinite Playlist. I'm a freelance actor and improviser and I love coaching improv for people that want to improve their skills. I started improvising in 2004 whe...
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Cara Salvatore

HELLO BEAUTIFUL BABIES! With me, you get a coach who's all about stacking big choices at the top of the scene and then building squarely on top of those choices. Analytical and aggressive. I've studied at UCB for four years, including in Advanced Study Performance classes with Anthony Atamanuik a...
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Sarah Heveron-Smith

I'm an improviser on Lloyd Night at UCB Theatre, where I also work as Artistic Assistant. AFFORDABLE rates! FLEXIBLE schedule! TERRIBLE breath, watch out!
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Kristen Bartlett

Hi, I'm Kristen Bartlett, and I'd love to coach your sketch writing group, give you one-on-one notes, or direct your show. I'm a writer for the Maude team Goodbye Handsome, writer/performer for Bridge & Tunnel, and my show The Dead Dads Club recently finished its run at UCB. I love coaching w...
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Rosie Whalen

Hi!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! My name is Rosie and I am so excited to meet and coach your team! I'm on the UCB house team "Big Time". Maybe you've seen us? That's okay if you haven't, just had to name drop! Improv is a spiritual and sacred experience for me but lets talk about you and that tea...
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Suzanne Hitchman

Hi! I am a musical AND non-musical improviser here in NYC. I've been studying and performing Improv since 2011 in both San Francisco and NYC. I'm a performer and student at the Magnet Theater and an Advanced Study Student at UCB. At the Magnet I've studied with Armando Diaz, Michael Lutton and R...
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Pat Regan

Hey I am Pat Regan welcome to my website. I am currently on UCB's BEST LLOYD TEAM (on paper), CAMP. Before that I was on the Lloyd team Witch, and before that I was bravely a celebrated member of the celebrated all-female Lloyd team Detroit. I am bravely on an indie team of 5 white dudes that i...
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Johnna Scrabis

Hi! I have been performing longform improv and directing plays and sketch comedy since 2006. In 2010, I moved to New York to begin taking classes at the UCB. Right now, I'm a member of the Harold team Slamball, which you can catch Tuesdays at UCB Chelsea. I would love to work with your team...
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Joe Schiappa

I have been a coach and teacher of improv and sketch in NYC since 2009. I work on scene structure and character development and have coached both improv and sketch groups. I was the head writer for 2015 MTV Fandom Awards, MTV's New Year's Eve 2015 and the creator of TRUTH OR DARE which premie...
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Binu Paulose

Hi I'm Binu & I'm available to coach your improv duo or team! I've been studying improv at the Magnet, UCB & the Annoyance Theater since 2007, having taken classes under Armando Diaz, Rachel Hamilton, Ed Herbstman, Christina Gausas, Megan Gray, Louis Kornfeld, Christian Capozzoli & Philip Mark...
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