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.

Fran Gillespie

Fran has been performing at The Upright Citizen's Brigade since 2004 in a variety of improv shows including, The Faculty, Only in LA, The Law Firm, Diamond Lion, Bangs, Tantrum, and Asssscat 3000. She has also written and performed on the sketch teams Stone Cold Fox, Onassis, Gorilla Gorilla, Slow Burn, Sketchcram and The Wicked Wicked Hammerkatz. In addition, Fran has toured around the country as a member of The UCB TourCo.
Born and raised in Chicago, Fran graduated from NYU and received a degree in English and Spanish. Fran is scared of ghosts.