Coaches

Betsy Helmer

Hey, hey, hey! I would love to coach your practice group or improv team! I currently improvise at UCB on Lloyd night with a bunch of lovers on Din Din. I'm an actor who does a bunch of theater & some TV and commercials. I'm also on the indie team Sugarboots! I've studied with Molly Lloyd, Za...
Schedule updated about 2 months ago

Billy Soco

Hey there! I'm Billy Soco and I'm an improviser, actor, and writer who would love to coach your team! I'm currently performing at UCB with Lloyd team Din Din and on Magnet house teams Kittyhawk (musical improv on Tue nights; forms: most including Rock Opera) and Big Whoop (improv on Wed night...
Schedule updated about 2 months ago

Maritza Montañez

I perform and teach at UCB Theatre and Training Center in New York. I currently improvise with At Last! on Harold Night and Living Room: The First Generation, and co-host The Lady Jam. I previously improvised with Harold team Party City, Lloyd teams seventeen and The Nightmare, bilingual improv t...
Schedule updated about 2 months ago

Chris Griswold

Discover how simple good improv can be. Learn to trust yourself and stop overthinking. Overcome your obstacles and learn to perform effortlessly. Let's figure out where you and your group want to go - I will get you there. [UPDATE: If you're looking for a team, I'm now running Friday Daytime D...
Schedule updated about 2 months ago

Patrick Keene

Hi, I have been studying at UCB since 2013 under a number of great teachers including Anthony Atamanuik, Lydia Hensler, Nicole Drespel, Silvija Ozols, Ryan Karels, James Dwyer and Alex Dickson at an advanced level. I am currently a member of UCB's Touring Company for their '18/'19 season, the...
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Brady O'Callahan

************************ Hey guys, About me: I perform with the UCB team GOAT (formerly UCBT Harold Night with Captain, Mermaids, Brightlight, Slamball, Apollo) and the indie team Warren and the Business Work webseries crew. I’ve taken classes at UCB with Chelsea Clarke, Brandon Gardner, Gavi...
Schedule updated about 2 months ago

Jess Kelley-Madera

NYC is beginning to experiment with narrative and dramatic improv! If you’re interested in these styles, I would love to work with you. These are my areas of specialty; I perform an original improv form called Bound, which I developed with the wonderful Adrian Burke. In Bound, we play one intimat...
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Timothy Agius

Hey, there! I’m an improviser active in NY’s UCB and Magnet theaters, most notably the UCB Theatre Academy/Advanced Performance shows Director’s Cut: The Improvised Movie, The Dearly Departed, The Apocalypse, Final Frontiers: Improvised Star Trek, Hell’s Kitchen: A Nightmare Show and The Excellen...
Schedule updated 2 months ago

Sean O'Reilly

House team member for 3 years and change at UCB. I'm on the Harold team Highwater now in its second season. I was on the Lloyd teams SLINGSHOT and ZADDY. I've been doing improv for almost 10 years now inside and out of UCB, so I do game but also incorporate emotionality, good acting, and some ana...
Schedule updated 2 months ago

Emmy Montgomery

Hey Y'all, I'm Emmy- I love all things improv and have a passion for comedy! I've been studying improv at UCB since 2016. I am currently in UCB's Academy and Magnet's Conservatory. I perform around NYC with my indie teams Tusk, Sunday Sundae, and Never the Bride. I also play Leslie Knope in...
Schedule updated 2 months ago