Do you aspire to become the next great stand-up comedian? Do you want to sharpen your comedic writing and delivery skills? Perhaps you want to simply overcome stage fright and the anxiety from public speaking? You can do all of this and more at Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre's various comedy classes.
The UCB Theatre is home to the most reputable comedy classes in the whole New York City area. The Improvisational and Sketch Comedy Training Center is the only accredited school for improv comedy and sketch comedy in the whole country, with a reputation for true excellence in the craft. Notable members of UCB’s comedy group have included comedy writing and performing superstars such as Amy Poehler (Parks & Recreation), Matt Besser (Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story) and Matt Walsh (Veep). With its highly trained staff, this theater offers its own uniquely developed curriculum that is constantly growing by its resident improv and sketch experts.
Classes are offered mornings, afternoons, and evenings seven days per week. New class schedules are announced between two and six weeks ahead of time, with new classes being added regularly. Due to extremely high demand it is important to act quickly when signing up for classes. Classes often sell out in minutes, so don’t hesitate and miss your chance! For more information on Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre’s courses and staff, visit their website. To see class announcements and postings, visit their Twitter page and get your comedy career moving today!