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.

Nate Dern

Current Shows

Nate Dern is the News Editor at Funny Or Die and the former Artistic Director of the UCBT NY.

He can be seen weekly with his improv comedy team WHAT I DID FOR LOVE Saturdays at 10pm at UCBeast.

Nate's writing has been featured on McSweeney's, Funny Or Die, CollegeHumor, TimeOut New York, and more. He has a website where he provides evidence for these claims: http://natedern.com

Nate's acting credits include: TV appearances on Gossip Girl, Boardwalk Empire, and the Sundance Channel; feature films The Sisterhood Of Night (2013), Time Out Of Mind (2014), and The Early Years (2015); and commercial work for AT&T, Comcast, American Express, LL Bean, Comedy Central, Embassy Suites, and more.

His web series pilot MIC MASTERS is a Channel 101 winner: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B8Fj0O5tDBM

Outside of comedy, Nate is a sociology PhD student at Columbia University. Inside of a dog, it's too dark to read.

He is from Evergreen, Colorado.