Upright Citizens Brigade Improvisation and Sketch Comedy Training Center

(9023) Sketch Elective Tuesdays 7:30-10:30pm Neil Casey

Sketch Elective: Special Sketch Class

Must have previous UCBT class experience. See course description below for details.
Tuesdays 7:30-10:30pm
Start Date
Tue October 15, 2013, 7:30pm EDT

Sketch 202

A master class level of sketch instruction for students who have completed at least one round of Sketch 201.

Prerequisite: Completion of Sketch 201

Neil Casey, Teacher

Neil Casey has been performing at the UCB Theatre since 2001 and teaching since 2007.

He has improvised in dozens of main stage shows at the UCB including Monkeydick, Instant Cinema, Death By Roo Roo, and ASSSSCAT.

He also improvises as one quarter of Krompf and one half of the Two Man Movie and the shorter of the duo Casey & Woods.

Neil has written and acted in many sketch shows over the years including Your Favorite ThingNeil Casey's Sentimental Irish Christmas and Small Men

He has directed dozens of shows including Katie Dippold's One-Woman Murder MysteryGod's Pottery Saves the WorldWaiting For Obama: A Night at the Hall of Presidentsand many other sketch reviews, variety shows, showcases, and monthly house team productions.

Neil wrote for Season 38 of Saturday Night Live, Season 2 of Inside Amy Schumer, and Season 3 of Kroll Show. He has been nominated for two WGA Awards and two Prime-Time Emmy Awards.

He has appeared on Saturday Night Live on NBC in a giraffe costume, Fat Guy Stuck in Internet on Adult Swim,Inside Amy SchumerBroad CityThe League and Kroll Show on Comedy Central, Playing House on USA and on the big screen in Derrick Comedy's Mystery Team, the upcoming Brother's Keeper and Fort Tilden which won the the Grand Jury Award at the 2014 SxSW Film Festival.

You can also catch him in a million videos from CollegeHumor, FunnyOrDie, and UCBcomedy which you can call up on your laptop or Roku box or whatever you prefer.

Neil has a degree in English with a concentration in Drama and a minor in Theatre from the University of Delaware where he studied stage directing under internationally renowned director and Brecht scholar Dr. Heinz-Uwe Haus. He studied improv under Armando Diaz, Michael Delaney, Kevin Mullaney, Owen Burke, Ian Roberts and Matt Walsh.


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October 2013
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November 2013
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    266 West 37th Street, 12th floor

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