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Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre

307 W 26th St, New York City, NY 10001-5812
+1 212-366-9231
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These places can be hit and miss - but that is not the point. It's a breading ground and showcase... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
steven_wilkinson
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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Best $8 you can spend for comedy

Went to a Sunday night show at the East Village location. There were 6 comics doing small sets, so... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
FinanceGuy99
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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Sketch and improv comedy club.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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307 W 26th St, New York City, NY 10001-5812
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

These places can be hit and miss - but that is not the point. It's a breading ground and showcase opportunity for up and coming talent. It might not hit the spot on the night - but like a fine wine, can age and mature,...More

Thank steven_wilkinson
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Went to a Sunday night show at the East Village location. There were 6 comics doing small sets, so I think it only lasted about an hour. I was laughing throughout the whole show. The best comic on this particular night was Julio Torres, so...More

Thank FinanceGuy99
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Get there a little early, you will have to stand in line, but it's so worth it. Hilarious, smart, witty improv. Their Del Close Marathon is awesome!

Thank Emily K
Reviewed 4 July 2017

If you like improv, this place is a must see in NY. We saw the OSFUG: The Fast F**kin" Sketch Show. It's about an hour long show and they fit a lot of small skits into a very short time - hence the name. It's...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

If you're an Amy Poehler or SNL fan then Asssscat 3000 is a must see. At $12.00 a ticket it's a real bargain so tickets sell out fast. I set an alarm for noon on Sunday, two weeks before my chosen show date and purchased...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017

I've heard a lot about the UCB theaters so I was excited to go to one while visiting New York. Fortunately I was staying somewhere that was very close by to this place so I was able to just walk there. The space is a...More

Thank ukemigrant
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I went to a 7:30 show of Assscat on a Sunday. It was just as hilarious as I hoped. The performers are top-notch crazy-talented. Improv talent amazes me. This group is among the best of the best. Many of the faces I knew from TV/film...More

Thank shayandthecity
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We visited NYC right before Christmas to see all the festive lights. We wanted to see some entertainment after all of our days adventures but couldn't afford expensive Broadway tickets. I had been to Upright Citizens Brigade in the past and new it would be...More

Thank Adriana M
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Got free entry to Asssscat 3000 on Sunday 9:30pm. The whole 90min session is improvisation, and included a special guest (famous actor). All was really well done and funny, the participants worked fantastically together. Reasonable priced drinks available and only asked for a voluntary donation...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Two words: Simon's Street. We came here twice during our stay in New York. The first was a 'Harold' night with three different improv groups (Dr Snake were excellent, and yes I know that phrase makes no sense out of context) and it was fascinating...More

Thank Peter S
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