Coaches

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 2 months ago

Anne Veal

Let's play! Find the joy. Get connected. Support the hell out of each other. I'm Anne and I'd love to help your team re-discover a sense of play, develop a stellar group mind, listen with intent, commit harder, and make each other 1000% right. I'll be teaching Group Mind at The Greenhouse (...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Justin Catchens

Yo! I'm Justin and I'd love to coach your improv team/practice group. I am a UCB Academy trained improvisor that you can catch performing around the city with my teams, My Momma's Biscuits and Carolyn. I'm also a cast member on the UCB sketch show Detective Sully and a writer on the BoogieManja t...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Ginny Sanborn

Hi guys! I'm Ginny and I'd love to coach your improv team! You can catch me on UCB's Lloyd Night with my team, Din Din. Or maybe you saw me last year on Fight Clurb! I've been in the ASPs The Feed, Tag City, Hallowed Halls, and can be seen boppin' around stages in NYC with my longtime indie te...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Stefan Schuette

I've been on Harold night with Party City and Some Kid, I was on Lloyd night with Ronin, and I toured the country with UCB TourCo. Other UCB credits include "The Convergence", "The Improvised Play", "This One Time", Fast and Furious 8", and "Space is the Place". I know all sorts of stuff, studied...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Matt Dennie

My name is Matt Dennie. I am currently a teacher at UCBNY and I would love to coach your team, practice group, class show prep, audition group, small team, book club, house party, etc. I have experience working with a wide variety of forms: strong premise stuff, Harolds, organics, monoscenes,...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Michael Varamogiannis

Hey folks, I've been studying improv at the UCB since January of 2012, I have been studying with Anders Fors of Improv Gothenburg since January of 2016 and am currently hosting a monthly show with my team Bronson. I've been an Advanced Study level student at the UCB since 2013. I also teach impr...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Emily Bradshaw

Hey! I am a member of UCB Academy. My improv team, The Sister Wives, won UCB Cage Match, Indie Cage Match, and are DCM Tournament finalists. We are participating in HBO's Women in Comedy festival this year in Boston. I have studied under Caroline Cotter, Patrick Clair, Keisha Zollar, Joey Price, ...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

KK Apple

HIIIIII I'm on the UCB Harold team At Last!, and my solo sketch show The Rhythm Is Going to Get You recently finished a six-month run at UCBT Hell's Kitchen. Previously, I was on Lloyd teams Doing Hugs and Zaddy and performed in Chicago and NYC with my sketch team Astronaut Theatre. I like...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Otter Lee

Hi, I'm Otter, and I'd love to coach your long form improv comedy troupe! I have plenty of exercises and warm ups up my sleeve, but I consider running sets and booking shows to be the best way for a team to bond and improve. I'm happy to advise any group on booking shows and I'll even show up...
Schedule updated 3 months ago