Coaches

Ian Herrin

Hey gang! Let's work together! I am currently on the Lloyd team Hotcake and serve as the Academic Director for The Greenhouse, an improv guild in association with The Armory offering six week courses and specialty electives coming in the Spring of 2019. I also did a previous round of Lloyd at ...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Jon Dimakopoulos

I’ve been taking classes at UCB since 2011 and I’ve been teching Harold Night/ASSSSCAT for 4+ years now so I’ve seen shows! I LOVE focusing on simply having FUN in improv, always agreeing with your scene partner in many ways other than just verbally, and making the unique thing about you pop. ...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Vincent Moore

Hello! My name is Vincent Moore and I would love to coach your group! To give you some background, I started studying at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in 2011 and currently perform there on Friday nights with "Higgins". At UCB, I've had the pleasure of learning from people such as Be...
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Sean Casey

Hey! My name is Sean Casey. I began studying at UCB in 2011. I was on Graceland and The Enemy on Harold Night and now perform with GOAT each and every week. Over the past few years, I've worked with everyone from 101 groups to house teams, and can adapt my coaching style to your team's focus. ...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Joe Leonardo

Joe Leonardo is a comedic actor and writer who has been featured on ESPN, Travel Channel, NPR, Anderson Cooper LIVE, and Prank Academy to name a few. He is currently a house team performer at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York, a member of their Touring Company and co-host of their ...
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Michael McLarnon

I love improv and have studied it at the Magnet Theater and the UCB. I've coached a number of groups, from newly-formed practice groups to indie teams, to Circuit and Supernova groups. I'm currently a member of Magnet Theater house improv team Titan, and former member of Dog Scarf and Call ...
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Matt Abedi

Hi! I'm Matt Abedi. I'm a sketch and Megawatt performer at the Magnet Theater! Where have I studied you ask? Well: Upright Citizens Brigade The Annoyance Reckless Theatre The Magnet Washington Improv Theater The Laugh Index Theatre The DC Improv Dojo Comedy. Some people I've s...
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Ernest Myers

All my suggestions will probably be related to Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade. UCB Advanced Study Performances: Linked (The LaRonde), Picture Show (The Movie), The Season Finale, Genre II, Space is the Place Currently can be seen at UCB in Detective Sully (Best of UCB, New York Comedy F...
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Willy Appelman

Willy Appelman is an actor, writer and improvisor based in Brooklyn. He performed on Maude Night at UCBT with FANTASY and The Classic, and at Magnet Theater with The Armando Diaz Experience. Willy has appeared in videos for Budweiser, Comedy Central, Sesame Street, TruTV and Google. His writin...
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Rachel Rosenthal

Rachel Rosenthal is an improviser with over 17 years of experience and she teachers and performs full time. She has taught at The PIT (2014 Instructor of the Year), Reckless Theatre, Brooklyn Comedy Collective, Miami Ad School and with North Coast Classes. In addition to performing weekly in NYC...
Schedule updated 3 months ago