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.

Kate Riley

Kate began at UCB in 2008 and has studied under Porter Mason, Kevin Hines, Anthony Atamanuik, Shannon O'Neill, Will Hines, and Chris Gethard. Kate performed with 5 Harold teams over five years:  Scootch, Sandino, A Sparrow, Salmon Diane, and Grammer.   She has also been seen in THE BACHELOR: Romance, Roses, and Romance, The Sit Down and Shut Up Variety Hour, and Killgore 2010: The New Blood.

Kate performs with indie team Fuck That Shit (A Comedy Team), DUDEZ, and former UCB Harold team Sandino.

Kate co-writes and co-stars in her original web series for MTV(other), "Two Guys Named Josh", which is now in it's second season. (Co-stars UCB's Fran Gillespie, co-written by UCB's Brandon Gulya).

Kate has worked with Comedy Central, Onion News Network, MTV, HLN, National Geographic, Fuse, TLC, IFC, Above Average, Goldmine Productions, Spacestation, Landlinetv.com, Fox.com, UCBcomedy.com, UCB Beta Teams, College Humor, and Captain Hippo, as well as in commercials and voice over.