Coaches

Morgan Phillips

I've coached hundreds of teams over the last decade plus, including house teams from the UCB, Magnet and PIT. Was a teacher at UCB, pre-pandemic, and recently started teaching there again. I love working on existing structures (Harold, Monoscene, Spokane, etc.), and/or helping groups develop t...
Schedule updated 10 months ago

Jake Fallon

Howdy friends, I'm Jake Fallon, a NYC based actor and improviser who came up at UCB in Los Angeles. In LA I played with my team Daddio for three years, running one of the most fun and successful shows in the indie improv community. Now I'm in NYC and want to work with your improv team! Coa...
Schedule updated 11 months 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 11 months ago

Sonia E Nam

I don't think I will have a better headshot than a baby pic of my dog Donatello - - and also Hello! Are you looking for a coach?! I mean, you didn’t just stop on this page to look at a puppy pic, did ya? Besides having an adorable dog, I have been improvising for a fair amount of time. You’...
Schedule updated 11 months ago

Alex Cheng

Hey, I'm Alex, I was on house teams at UCB, and I'd love to fight you and your whole group. Oh, you want me to coach you instead? That's fun too! My experience: At UCB, I performed on Harold Night with the spooky freaks of Ritual, and I was on the iconic Lloyd team Buckets! I sat in once with ...
Schedule updated 11 months ago

Brian F Morabito

I'm violently lactose intolerant, I don't move in my sleep, and I’d love to coach your team. I'm on Lloyd, Maude, I've worked on Comedy Central, improv'ed my way into four national/international commercials, headlined the Vermont Improv Festival two years in a row, have a BFA in acting from Carne...
Schedule updated 11 months ago

Nicholas Plackis

Hello! I'd love to coach your improv team. I currently perform every Wednesday at the Magnet Theater with my Megawatt team Torpedo. I've been taking improv classes since 2016 (which is bizarrely 7 years ago). I've learned from many amazing teachers at UCB, Magnet, WGIS, and Brooklyn Comedy Co...
Schedule updated 12 months ago

Maxim Ross

Max is a coach and performer at the Magnet Theater. Currently, He can be seen with his Megawatt team every Wednesday night at the Magnet Theater. Max has been performing and practicing improv since 2017. Max believes that setting up a safe place to learn and be creative is crucial for teams/gr...
Schedule updated about 1 year ago

Ilan Kaplan

I'm an improviser and educator who's been improvising since 2016 and teaching improv since 2020. I've been on a house team at the Magnet Theater since 2019, and part of the professional touring improv company New York Improv Theater since 2019 as well. I currently coach 3 musical improv teams, in...
Schedule updated about 1 year ago

Sean Mulvihill

Hi, there! My name is Sean, and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private acting lessons since 2001 and have loved helping my students get cast in their dream roles, increase their range as an actor and improviser, and learn how to emotionally move an audience. I've got an MFA in Physi...
Schedule updated about 1 year ago