Upright Citizens Brigade Improvisation and Sketch Comedy Training Center

Courses Available for Registration

Because of extremely high demand, it's difficult to sign up for a UCB class.

Here's what to expect:
  • Classes sell out very quickly, sometimes less than a minute.
  • Wait lists - We do not maintain wait lists for sold out classes.
  • Classes are posted 2-6 weeks ahead time.
  • New classes are added constantly, we recommend checking frequently.
  • Classes are announced on twitter @UCBClassesNYC.
  • We offer classes morning, afternoon and evenings 7 days a week.
  • More answers at can be found in the frequently asked questions section.

Improv 101: Improv Basics

Level Day / Time Start Date Teacher Actions
Improv 101 Mon-Fri 9:15am-4:15pm starts 2/2/15 Mon February 2, 2015, 9:15am EST Intensive SOLD OUT
Improv 101 Wednesdays 9:15am-12:15pm starts 2/4/15 Wed February 4, 2015, 9:15am EST Brandon Scott Jones SOLD OUT
Improv 101 Wednesdays 3:30pm starts 2/4/15 Wed February 4, 2015, 3:30pm EST Anthony Atamanuik SOLD OUT
Improv 101 Thursdays 7-10pm starts 2/5/2015 Thu February 5, 2015, 7:00pm EST Chelsea Clarke SOLD OUT
Improv 101 Sundays 12-3pm starts 2/8/15 Sun February 8, 2015, 12:00pm EST Keisha Zollar SOLD OUT
Improv 101 Sundays 3:15-6:15pm starts 2/8/15 Sun February 8, 2015, 3:15pm EST Keisha Zollar SOLD OUT
Improv 101 Mon-Fri 9:15am-4:15pm Mon February 9, 2015, 9:15am EST Intensive SOLD OUT
Improv 101 Tues-Fri 9:10am-4:10pm starts 2/17/15 Tue February 17, 2015, 9:10am EST Intensive SOLD OUT
Improv 101 Tues-Fri 9:15am-4:15pm starts 2/17/15 Tue February 17, 2015, 9:15am EST Intensive SOLD OUT
Improv 101 Tues and Thurs 3:30-6:30pm starts 3/3/15 Tue March 3, 2015, 3:30pm EST Chelsea Clarke SOLD OUT
Improv 101 Tuesdays 9am-12pm starts 3/10/15 Tue March 10, 2015, 9:00am EDT Laura Grey SOLD OUT
Improv 101 Mon-Fri 9:15am-4:15pm starts 3/16/2015 Mon March 16, 2015, 9:15am EDT Intensive SOLD OUT

Improv 201: The Game of the Scene

Level Day / Time Start Date Teacher Actions
Improv 201 Thursdays 3:30-6:30pm starts 1/29/15 Thu January 29, 2015, 3:30pm EST Patrick Noth SOLD OUT
Improv 201 Mon-Fri 9:15am-12:15pm starts 2/2/15 Mon February 2, 2015, 9:15am EST Intensive Click here to Register
Improv 201 Mondays 7-10pm starts 2/23/15 Mon February 23, 2015, 7:00pm EST Shaun Diston SOLD OUT
Improv 201 Tue-Fri 9am-12pm starts 3/10/15 Tue March 10, 2015, 9:00am EDT Intensive Click here to Register

Improv 301: Harold Structure

Level Day / Time Start Date Teacher Actions
Improv 301 Thursdays 7-10pm starts 1/29/15 Thu January 29, 2015, 7:00pm EST Patrick Noth SOLD OUT
Improv 301 Mondays 7-10pm starts 1/26/15 Mon February 2, 2015, 7:00pm EST Abra Tabak SOLD OUT
Improv 301 Tuesdays 3:30-6:30pm starts 2/3/15 Tue February 3, 2015, 3:30pm EST Anthony Atamanuik SOLD OUT
Improv 301 Mondays 3:30-6:30pm starts 2/9/15 Mon February 9, 2015, 3:30pm EST Anthony Atamanuik SOLD OUT
Improv 301 Mondays 3:30-6:30pm starts 2/23/15 Mon February 23, 2015, 3:30pm EST Shaun Diston SOLD OUT

Improv 401: Harold Workshop

Level Day / Time Start Date Teacher Actions
Improv 401 Thursdays 9:15am-12:15pm starts 2/5/15 Thu February 5, 2015, 9:15am EST Brandon Scott Jones SOLD OUT
Improv 401 Wednesdays 3:30pm starts 2/11/15 Wed February 11, 2015, 3:30pm EST Erik Tanouye SOLD OUT

Sketch 101: Sketch Writing Basics

Level Day / Time Start Date Teacher Actions
Sketch 101 Thursdays 7-10pm starts 2/5/15 Thu February 5, 2015, 7:00pm EST Madalyn Baldanzi SOLD OUT
Sketch 101 Thursdays 9am-12pm starts 2/19/15 Thu February 19, 2015, 9:00am EST Zack Phillips SOLD OUT
Sketch 101 Sketch 101 Mondays 3:30-6:30pm starts 2/23/15 Mon February 23, 2015, 3:30pm EST Brandon Bassham SOLD OUT
Sketch 101 Saturday 3:30-6:30pm starts 2/28/15 Sat February 28, 2015, 3:30pm EST Zack Phillips SOLD OUT

Sketch 201: Developing Professional Tools

Level Day / Time Start Date Teacher Actions
Sketch 201 Thursdays 3:30-6:30pm starts 1/29/15 Thu January 29, 2015, 3:30pm EST Erik Tanouye Click here to Register

Sketch 301: Writing a Sketch Show

Level Day / Time Start Date Teacher Actions
Sketch 301 Mondays 3:30-6:30pm starts 2/23/15 Mon February 23, 2015, 3:30pm EST Geoff Garlock SOLD OUT

Elective Courses

Level Day / Time Start Date Teacher Actions
Improv Elective Saturday and Sunday 12-3pm starts 2/7/15 Sat February 7, 2015, 12:00pm EST Chelsea Clarke SOLD OUT