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Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre

5919 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028-5515
+1 323-908-8702
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Cheap and hilarious!

We loved visiting this Improv Theater! We went to a show named "S----y Jobs" where the sketch group... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2017
Laura T
A lot of fun!

I'm from the Midwest and had been to Second City shows in Chicago. I was so excited to get here... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
Paseando
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Hours Today: 19:00 - 23:30
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5919 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028-5515
Central L.A
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+1 323-908-8702
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

We loved visiting this Improv Theater! We went to a show named "S----y Jobs" where the sketch group took a suggestion from the audience about their worst jobs and performed from there. Loved how cheap each ticket was and enjoyed the comedy. Bought our tickets...More

Thank Laura T
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I'm from the Midwest and had been to Second City shows in Chicago. I was so excited to get here and check out a show. I was startled by how darn cheap it was ($7). Many of those there that night are just starting out...More

Thank Paseando
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

At $6 pp was best fun eva. 4 performers responded to audience ques. And created an entertaining dialogue. The theatre was comfy and was surrounded by food and drink venues. Other performances on there as well.

Thank spiceylulu
Reviewed 22 March 2017

This particular show was based on a secret shared by an audience member. The skits that came out of the audience member's anecdote were hilarious! I like the small size of the venue, but would recommend arriving very early if you have a larger group...More

Thank Becca M
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We had a great time at the show. The improv team was extremely witty n funny. Try to reserve the best shows in advance as they sell out quickly.

Thank Andymiami5
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We actually saw a show at the Sunset location. Extremely funny. We had a good time, but I wasn't crazy about the style of improv. It felt more like a group of (very talented) comedians than an improv troupe.

Thank Carol N
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We went for a special event with the Kimmy Schmidt cast and thoroughly enjoyed it. There is not a bad seat in the house. We showed up early and spent some time in the cafe drinking coffee and watching people preparing for classes, shows and...More

Thank kazkey
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

You'll feel the surge of energy of enthusiastic 20-somethings in this intimate venue. The set up of the improv is fun and engaging. Our evening featuring "Sh#tty Jobs" did not bring job stories that were very interesting but not the actor's fault. Ben Schwartz, a...More

Thank CLF422
Reviewed 3 October 2016

For my boyfriend's 30th, we went to LA and saw two shows at UCB and loved it. Really intimate and it has a great vibe. The talent was great and the special talent was Betsy Sedaro, she was great! Highly recommend this experience if you're...More

Thank traciontheriver
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Saw a regular show here and loved it, tickets are ridiculously cheap. If you ever have some spare time go, you wont regret it.

Thank Graeme W
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