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.

Anthony Atamanuik

Anthony Atamanuik has been writing, performing, and producing comedy for over twenty years. In 1997 he moved to Los Angeles after graduating with a BS in Film Theory from Emerson College. While living in LA Anthony worked for Jim Henson Interactive , Mr. Show, and sadly, Suzanne Somers.

He moved to New York in 2000 and started training and performing at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in 2002. Anthony has trained with Matt Walsh, Matt Besser, Owen Burke, Billy Merritt, Kevin Mullaney, Seth Morris and others.

Anthony is currently performing with the critically acclaimed and award-winning weekend team Death by Roo Roo, he co-hosts ASSSSCAT 3000, Anthony also performs in his one-man variety show, The Tony Show, twice a month on Tuesday, 9:30pm at the UCB East

He has appeared on Adult Swim's "Fat Guy Stuck in Internet", Late Night with Conan O'Brian, The Reggie Watt's Live at Central Park Comedy Central Special, Todd Barry's Comedy Central Special, Dinner With Friends with Brett Gelman and Friends, Broad City and 30 Rock.