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Upright Citizens Brigade Improv Comedy Master Class


The Upright Citizens Brigade TheatreThe Upright Citizens Brigade TheatreThe Upright Citizens Brigade Improvisational and Sketch Comedy Training Center is the only accredited improv and sketch comedy school in the country. UCB faculty and alumni include writers and performers for Saturday Night Live, Parks and Recreation, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, The Colbert Report, Key & Peele, 30 Rock, The Daily Show and many other hit television shows and movies. Join us for a UCB master class on long-form improvisational comedy, demonstrating the training methods and techniques that are detailed in the new book The Upright Citizens Brigade Comedy Improvisation Manual.

General admission seats are available by advanced reservation online.  Click HERE to reserve your seat. 

This program takes place in the Library for the Performing Arts' Cafe, on the first floor, plaza level.  

Learn more about The Upright Citizens Brigade Training Center.

The LPA is proud to offer free admission to programs on a first come, first served basis. Tickets for this program are not available for advance reservation and saving seats is not permitted. General admission seating. Call 212.642.0142 for more detailed information. All programs are subject to last minute change or cancellation.

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  • Audience: Adults, College & Graduate Students

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