Coaches

Rachel Taenzler

Hello! I am a performer on the UCBT Lloyd team Dog People and UCB's TourCo. I was previously on the Lloyd teams Statham and Judy Big Mouth. I've been studying at UCB since 2013 with a billion great teachers. I was in The Future is Female advanced class (Abra Tabak), as well as the ASPs The Mix...
Schedule updated about 2 months ago

Randy Reiman

Hello! I want to help you get better at improv. Everyone's path is different and it's important to identify how your team's chemistry is unique. I've competed in UCB Cage Match multiple times, first with Scrambled Legs (9x winners, 2013 Tournament Finals) and again with Suburban Adventure ...
Schedule updated about 2 months ago

Maritza MontaƱez

I perform and teach at UCB Theatre and Training Center in New York. I currently improvise with At Last! on Harold Night and Living Room: The First Generation, and co-host The Lady Jam. I previously improvised with Harold team Party City, Lloyd teams seventeen and The Nightmare, bilingual improv t...
Schedule updated about 2 months ago

Christopher Scott

Current mantras: Do your first thought. Trust in the first few lines. Have empathy for your own character. Chris has been coaching with extreme passion since 2009 (performing since 2006). You can subscribe to his weekly thoughts on improv newsletter at https://tinyletter.com/CAScott Chri...
Schedule updated about 2 months ago

Sean Casey

Hey! My name is Sean Casey. I began studying at UCB in 2011. I was on Graceland and The Enemy on Harold Night and now perform with GOAT each and every week. Over the past few years, I've worked with everyone from 101 groups to house teams, and can adapt my coaching style to your team's focus. ...
Schedule updated 2 months ago

Kris Wiener

Hey Fellow Improvisers! I'm a UCB trained improviser with a background in Meisner acting, so my jam is very much emotional commitment and truthful reactions with an emphasis on real tight listening. But also I'm down to just be silly for a few hours if you're trying to shake off some stress! I...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Anne Hogan

Hey! I'm Anne Hogan and I'd be super excited to work with your team. Let's figure out what makes you tick and get into it! I'm a big proponent of the basics--listening, reacting, and trusting yourself and your team so you can create something really cool together. I love to play around with ph...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Dave Murray

Hey, I'm Dave Murray! I'm a teacher at UCB, and a member of the Lloyd Teams Big Time, Top Heavy, Havoc, and currently Hometown Tigers. I love to coach game, team stuff, and if you're looking to run some Harolds, I can help you with that as well. I've got years of experience teaching, coaching,...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Jason Sweeten

~SKETCH ONLY~ Jason teaches sketch at UCB and wrote on Maude Night for four years (Choir, What Would Do, and Glamour College). His other UCB credits include: The Queerball Sketch Show (writer), Jay Malsky Slept With My Boyfriend (director), and The Swamp: This Month In Politics (writer). His s...
Schedule updated 3 months ago

Willy Appelman

**I also edit Acting Reels- please reach out if you're in need** Willy Appelman is an actor, writer and improvisor based in Brooklyn. He performed on Maude Night at UCBT with FANTASY and The Classic, and at Magnet Theater with The Armando Diaz Experience. Willy has appeared in videos for Bud...
Schedule updated 3 months ago