Coaches

Nic Rockwell

What's up?! I've been doing the improv for 5 years now. Just like you I am obsessed. I have listened to numerous improv podcasts, read many books about improv and still found time to perform with my teams. Wow! I have taken classes with Will Hines, Billy Merritt, Armando Diaz, Rachel Rosent...
Schedule updated 10 days ago

Elana Fishbein

Elana is a teacher and performer at the Magnet Theater. She can be seen on stage with the Armando Diaz Experience, Magnet Theater TourCo, solo as Pepita (winner of Inspirado and San Diego's Best of the Fest), and in her two-woman play, Sisters Three (New York Times Critic's Pick). She's featured ...
Schedule updated 14 days ago

Matt Radlow

Hey! I've studied and performed at UCB since January 2011, and goddamn do I love coaching improv! I can coach your group either in-person or online for $25/hr. You may have seen me host Harold/Lloyd night over the years to promote shows or with indie improv teams like Fire Fire Fire, Free Ki...
Schedule updated 15 days ago

Blake Opper

Hi, I’m Blake and I'm a big ole improv nerd. Let's be improv nerds together! This art form is as difficult as it is rewarding and I'd love to work with and your indie team/practice group on tackling this big dumb thing called improv. Here’s a list of credentials: I’ve been taking impro...
Schedule updated 16 days ago

Chris Bouknight

Available for in-person or via Zoom. Current Magnet & Armory House team member. Improv is play! I wanna get your team up and at 'em with that style/sense of play. We should be having fun, right? Big fan of working with brand new teams searching for their team voice and building group dynamics. I ...
Schedule updated 17 days ago

Leah Evans

Hello! My name is Leah. Chances are if you've been performing in the city, or are a new team looking for stage time, you've been on one of my shows. I've performed at many NYC venues including PIT, Magnet, UCB, UCBeast, The Tank, Creek and Cave, and many more. I served as Artistic Associate at Th...
Schedule updated 28 days ago

Rebecca McGivney

Hello, I'm Rebecca and I would love to coach you! I am currently on the Lloyd team Kingship and have been in the ASPs Hallowed Halls, Hell's Kitchen: A Nightmare Show, and Before/After. I've been studying at UCB since 2013 with tons of amazing teachers and coaches, including Advanced Study cou...
Schedule updated 28 days ago

Ian Herrin

Hey gang! Let's work together! I am a former UCB NY house team performer and Diversity Jam leader. I also served as the Academic Director for The Greenhouse, an improv guild that offered affordable classes before the pandemic forced us to close. You can find episodes of my improvised thera...
Schedule updated about 1 month ago

Amanda Breen

Currently coaching via zoom and in person (must be fully vaccinated). If via zoom, I have more options on availability. I have experience coaching all levels of improv from "never heard of it" to "never not done it" and everything in between. Besides coaching teams, audition workshops & p...
Schedule updated about 1 month ago

Brandon Dzirko

In person improv is coming back, and I'd love to work with you! I’m fully vaccinated so I can coach in person. But if that’s not your jam, Zoom improv practices can be fun too! I was on the Harold Team Game 7 until the theater closed. Before that, I was on Lloyd with Bounce House and The Outla...
Schedule updated about 1 month ago