Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre

Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre has affordable, comedy shows seven nights a week in NYC and LA. Watch the best improv, sketch and standup in the country. Our original comedy video productions have garnered the national spotlight. We also run the first nationally accredited improv and sketch comedy school in the country. For information on our courses, visit the Training Center.

Alan Starzinski

Alan Starzinski is an actor, improvisor, and writer living in NYC. He has been taking classes at UCB since June 2007. He has studied under the finest teachers in New York City including Betsy Stover, Charlie Sanders, Shannon O'Neill, Zach Woods, Armando Diaz, Eliza Skinner, Kevin Hines, Anthony King, Neil Casey, and Joe Wengert. He is also the creator and former host of the popular show The Kaleidoscope. He is a founding member of the Indie team, Fat Penguin and he adores them. He is in love with his Harold team Sandino. He would like to thank his mother for being okay with him dropping out of college. He played a dead dude on "Forensic Files" once. Then met a friend of the dead guy's in a bar and it was pretty awkward.