The Upright Citizens Brigade Training Center is the only accredited improv and sketch comedy school in the United States and it is located in New York. With a highly trained faculty, the school represents the best writers and performers who are successfully working in comedy today.
Over the last 15 years, the Upright Citizens Brigade has developed a uniquely unified curriculum that is constantly updated and improved by the best improvisers in the world so students are always at an advantage when they enroll for the available courses.
The Upright Citizens Brigade offers comedy courses seven days a week at convenient times and locations. In cooperation with the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre students have a chance to perform and learn from current alumni in a popular venue so they can obtain exposure and start the journey to a successful career.
UCB Training Center teachers and alumni include writers and performers for Saturday Night Live, Parks and Recreation, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, The Colbert Report, 30 Rock, The Office, and many other hit television shows and films.
The cost to study improvisation and sketch comedy is generally $350. With some of the industry’s brightest roaming about on a daily basis, aspiring actors can’t help but feel drawn to the courses that UCB has to offer.