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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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The Highlight of our NYC trip with teens

We saw Jet comes to Cobsville & Hockey Cops at the Hell’s Kitchen location. We traveled with our... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kimberley E
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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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Meh. You could skip this for sure.

I am sure they tried, but the improv/standup show we saw last Friday felt kind of awkward to watch... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2018
esp05
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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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 2 weeks ago via mobile

We saw Jet comes to Cobsville & Hockey Cops at the Hell’s Kitchen location. We traveled with our 17 & 15 year old boys and 13 & 14 year old girls. Finding a comedy club that admits teens in NYC is hard! I am so...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

I am sure they tried, but the improv/standup show we saw last Friday felt kind of awkward to watch. There were a couple of laughs, but I had higher expectations due to the association with Amy Poehler and others. This paled in comparison to our...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

This was a bad sketch put together by what seemed to be a bunch of friends. It was hard to sit through it.

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Reviewed 20 November 2017

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

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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

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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
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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

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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

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