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Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre

  1. improv
    UCB’s Del Close Marathon Moving From NY to LAAfter 20 years in New York City, the Upright Citizens Brigade improv comedy weekend is heading West.
  2. Best of New York
    The Absolute Best Comedy Show in New YorkThe best shows to catch in these comedy boom times.
  3. yes and...
    Silicon Valley Star’s Improv Festival DiaryWith an amazing photo slideshow of the Del Close Marathon improv festival.
  4. diary
    Read Ellie Kemper’s UCB Improv Festival DiaryFollow her through her shows at the annual Del Close Marathon, stress dreams, shopping, sweating, old friend reunions, and Breaking Bad catch-up.
  5. tv
    See What Happens When BP Spills Coffee on a Conference TableDevastation that not even clumps of hair can absorb.
  6. new ideas
    MTV’s New Show About a Well-Hung Kid Reminds Us of SomethingA UCB sketch about a well-hung little boy.
  7. the most uplifting story you'll hear all day
    The Legend of FeshFor 24 hours, both coasts of the Upright Citizens Brigade community and the cast of ‘Saturday Night Live’ teamed up to make this sad Ohio loner a hero.
  8. too real
    Dov Charney’s ‘Everyday Sexy’ Gets SkeweredThe Upright Citizens Brigade on Dov Charney and the sensuality of dental floss.
  9. Top Chef
    Padma Lakshmi Makes Her Improv-Comedy DebutAfter Upright Citizens Brigade boot camp, Padma Lakshmi hit the stage to talk about her days as an ‘everything but’ girl.
  10. CB Wars
    UCB in at Two Boots, Panya Bakery Space DoublesAlso: R.I.P. to Kuma Inn’s BYO policy?
  11. Openings
    Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre to Open East Village LocationThe fabled comedy troupe has designs on the former Two Boots Pioneer Theater.
  12. news reel
    Robin Williams Plays UCB!’It was surreal to see him with his head under my friend’s shirt.’
  13. new york by new york
    UCB and José González Play Together OutsideSome improv, music, and beer at the latest New York by ‘New York’ event.
  14. obsessions
    NBC Immortalizes ‘30 Rock’ UCB PerformanceThe show’s season-two DVD contains footage from its live performance at UCB during the writer’s strike. Ah, memories!
  15. apropos of nothing
    UCBT’s Bobby Moynihan Lands at ‘SNL’Those of us who have enjoyed Bobby’s work since the glory days of Police Chief Rumble salute him.
  16. tube junkie
    UCB’s Office Party Way Funnier Than YoursPlus exclusive video of We Are Scientists!
  17. office-party patrol
    Video: UCB, We Are Scientists Rock Your Office Party Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre and We Are Scientists joined New York Magazine on Wednesday for an office party a little more rocking than those uptight affairs we’ve been covering in recent weeks. While the company president got drunk and the intern repeated everything he’d overheard during his not-brief-enough tenure, at least there was a rock band to compensate for the awkwardness. Plus, everyone who came got a subscription to New York. This actually sounds way better than our holiday party. (Ahem.) Stay tuned for more New York by New York events in 2008. Not Your Holiday Office Party [Video] New York by New York
  18. contest
    Agenda Sweepstakes: New York by ‘New York’!For this month’s New York by New York event, our friends at UCBT have combined the best and worst aspects of office holiday parties into one hilarious night.
  19. gossipmonger
    Lindsay Lohan Gives ‘Page Six’ the Chance to Use a ‘Retail Therapy’ Pun Lindsay Lohan spent her Thanksgiving shopping in therapy and shopping in New York with her mom and sister, while her boyfriend spent it partying. David Wright bought jewelry for his mom for Christmas. Tory Burch has been dating both Paramount head Brad Grey and Katie Couric’s ex, Tom Werner. Whoopi Goldberg, who supports Bill Richardson for president, slammed John Edwards and Michelle Obama for canceling appearances on The View. Hayne Suthon, the owner of Lucky Cheng’s, has finally made peace with ex-husband Robert Jason. Jerry Seinfeld is planning to stick to stand-up, not movies. Alec Baldwin bought the cast of 30 Rock mozzarella sticks after their show at the Upright Citizens Brigade.
  20. last night's gig
    Ridikkulus! Harry Potter Comedy at the UCB TheaterLast night’s sold-out UCB show, “Up Late! With Lord Voldemort,” drew an enormous crowd of the most delightful mix: Harry Potter nerds and comedy nerds.
  21. the industry
    Nicole Kidman, Actual Millionaire, Will ‘Marry a Millionaire’