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Some Favorite Quotes
"...the hippest of New York's comedy rooms, and home to the highest-quality improv in the city." — Salon.com
"Best five-dollar-per-person date: Harold Nights at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre" — Village Voice
"Best acting class for non-actors" — New York Press
"...the city's best improv workshop" — New York Magazine
"In an example of selflessness uncharacteristic of the successful, ticket prices for all shows are... cheaper and funnier than a lap dance!" — Screw Magazine
"Los Angeles has the Groundlings, Chicago is known for the Second City. Now, thanks to the Upright Citizens Brigade, New York City may finally find a place on the comedy map of famous troupes." — Time Out New York
"New York City's only relevant live comedy troupe" — SPIN Magazine
"Not since Woody Allen's 'Bananas' has revolution been so funny" — Time Out New York
"Smart writing and solid acting by the goofy, hip and subversive" — Paper Magazine
"New York's hardest-working sketch comics" — New York Magazine
"witty, irreverent, and conceptually ambitious" — The Onion
"twisted and uproarious" — Entertainment Weekly
"UCB has always done it a cut above the rest. To see what separates the men from the boys, see 'Asssscat.'" — CitySearch
"Matt Besser, Amy Poehler, Ian Roberts and Matt Walsh have adapted and mastered the techniques of jazz-riff improvisation... we are treated to smart interconnections of words and ideas, and the laughs that come are deeper and more penetrating than from a sitcom rim shot." — LA Weekly
"...a combination of subtly clever intellectual comedy and slapstick nonsense that packs a powerful punch." — The Austin Chronicle
"Experiencing truly brilliant improv comedy is like sitting in the front car of a really smart roller coaster ride with no stretches of straight track. Right now in America, no one is offering a more exhilerating ride than the Upright Citizens Brigade." — Bust Magazine
"We like whatever they're using" — High Times
Funny thing is, Barack Obama's 'Between Two Ferns' segment works
...shown up one night to do a little improvisational comedy at the Upright Citizens Brigade. Just as Willie Sutton famously robbed banks because "that's...
The Best and Worst Places to Cry in New York City
...York City. She is a writes for the house team Beige at the Upright Citizen's Brigade Theatre and created the blog NYC Crying Guide, which she...
5 Reasons The 'Broad City' Women Are The Stoner Heroines You've Been Waiting For
...you've been waiting for. Jacobson and Glazer, improv alumnae from Upright Citizen's Brigade, originally imagined "Broad City" as a web series.
18 Of Our Favorite Events This Week
...5:30-9:30 pm at Nopal Press (109 W. 5th St.). MUSIC: At UCB Theatre at 7 pm, LA gets its own musical with puppets in La, La, La, LA: A Puppet...
Carden & Kayne: UCB Is The Best Comedy Theater In The World, Not Gymnasium
Kayne: UCB Is The Best Comedy Theater In The World, Not Gymnasium Upright Citizens Brigade s D Arcy Carden & Michael Kayne give us a crash course...
No Name Comedy/Variety Show Set for Ottos in Manhattan, 3/14 & 21
...Diflo (The Huffington Post) sketch comedy collective Kokomo (Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre) and illusionist Lee . The festivities continue...
SXSW Comedy, day 1: Seth Meyers reveals news on Stefon, Matt Besser leads Improv 4 Humans
...hosted by improv comedy legend Matt Besser, who co-founded the Upright Citizens Brigade comedy troupe, and joining him onstage were Adam Pally,
Billy Eichner's back Wednesday for 2nd season of 'Billy on the Street'
...guess. Eichner s career background includes working with the Upright Citizens Brigade and hosting a live onstage variety show called Creation...
SXSW 2014: Day 3 Preview
...hosted by famed New York City sketch and improv troupe Upright Citizens Brigade has performances from several featured players from this season...
How LIVR fooled the world
...hesitation; in fact, had I not known Mayer personally through the Upright Citizens Brigade, there s every chance we wouldn t have seen through...