Coaches

Adam Hurd

Hi, I'm Adam and I'd love to coach your practice group or team! I think that reacting with emotional truth and honesty is very important to keeping the base reality of a scene grounded. The more real we can make the world, the crazier and funnier the game stuff will be when we get back to it. ...
Schedule updated 13 days ago

Matt Aromando

Hello, I'm interested in coaching your improv and sketch teams! In improv, I like to focus on listening, relationships, game, and keeping scenes grounded. I can also help practicing forms such as the Harold, Monoscene, La Ronde, Expansion, Deconstruction, Spokane, Slacker, Montage, Free Form, ...
Schedule updated 13 days ago

David Barrera

// SKETCH // IMPROV // MUSICAL IMPROV // I write for UCB's Maude Night and I'm on a musical improv house team at the Magnet. I've studied at UCB and the Magnet since 2015, taken the Magnet's coaching class, and coached Magnet house teams. Absolutely love coaching UCB 301/401 practice grou...
Schedule updated 14 days ago

Amanda Breen

Hi friends! I would love to coach you! I'm a performer on the UCB Lloyd Night Team, Hometown Tigers. I co-host of the Improv Jam, The Lady Jam and The Diversity Jam (all at UCB), and I created/produce Improv Bingo, a monthly show at UCB. Indie teams: BABES (Monthly show at the PIT), Backup Ba...
Schedule updated 14 days ago

Otter Lee

Hi, I'm Otter, and I'd love to coach your long improv or sketch team! Most recently, my all Asian sketch team Overstep has performed several sold out shows at the PIT. I'm also currently on the sketch house team Chalemetallica! I have plenty of exercises and warm ups up my sleeve, but I co...
Schedule updated 15 days ago

Ginny Sanborn

Hi guys! I'm Ginny and I'd love to coach your improv team! You can catch me on UCB's Lloyd Night with my team, Din Din. Or maybe you saw me last year on Fight Clurb! I've been in the ASPs The Feed, Tag City, Hallowed Halls, and can be seen boppin' around stages in NYC with my longtime indie te...
Schedule updated 16 days ago

Lane Koivu

Howdy, _____! My name is Lane Pumpernickel Koivu (COY-VIEW, which means "Jokerman" in Finnish), and I'd love to make YOU the best improviser you can be. Zip. Zap. Zucchini! Let's go!!! A little bit about me: I started doing pickup improv games with Paul Sills and Bernard Sahlins in Hyde Park i...
Schedule updated 18 days ago

Michelle Drozdick (Soloprov)

Hi! Solo improv can be incredibly daunting, whether you're putting up your own show or just want to try it out. I am an active improviser (solo and ensemble), and sketch writer for Armory team "Extra Credit". I've put up multiple scripted and non-scripted solo shows across NYC and NJ and have ...
Schedule updated 19 days ago

Chris Bouknight

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 love working on forms such as Cat's Cradle & Organic or any openings that focus ...
Schedule updated 22 days ago

Brielle DeMirjian

Hello I am Brielle and I would love to coach your practice group or indie team! I am a performer on the UCB Harold team Dunce. In the past I performed with my Lloyd teams seventeen and Havoc. I am also a member of the indie teams Brief Dragon, The St. Louis Rams, and Current Ex-Boyfriend where...
Schedule updated 23 days ago