Tag Archives: UCB Theatre

Video Guide to Pool Party Etiquette

Just in time for your next shindig: Mirth in a Box sells funny and unusual care packages and gifts. Video thanks to UCB Comedy. Yes, my son is in this. Guess which one he is. photo credit: <a href=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/9406889@N04/2650076782″>The Boys … Continue reading

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All The King’s Horses and All The King’s Men Customer Service Survey As Completed by Humpty Dumpty

Yep. Alex Berg, 2006. This really cracked me up!!! Dear Mr. Dumpty- It has come to the attention of All The King’s Horses And All The King’s Men that you have recently contacted our help center. It is our goal … Continue reading

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Get into Improv! The Del Close Marathon is Coming Soon!

The 16th Annual Del Close Marathon is coming to New York City June 27th through June 29th! Check out the FAQ’s for more info. Did you know that improvisation can be learned? To do improv comedy well, practice makes for … Continue reading

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Great Moments in the History of Dogs

An old bit of research from funny man, Alex Berg.  July 20th, 1969 Fritz, a six year old golden retriever raised by NASA, keeps apollo astronaut Michael Collins company in the orbiter while Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin land on … Continue reading

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Theories By Einstein From His Time At The Swiss Patent Office by Alex Berg

Thank you to Alex Berg c 2006~ Other Theories Penned By Einstein During His Period Of Employment At The Swiss Patent Office Theory on the flow of time during lunch breaks Through observations conducted over the course of the past … Continue reading

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Survival Guides For Ants: When Anteaters Attack by Alex Berg

AUGH! An Anteater Is Attacking My Colony! First off- calm down. Yes, anteaters are wily, and yes, they do eat ants, but there are ants that have met anteaters and lived to tell the tale. Several of us wrote this … Continue reading

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A Gargoyle Applies for a Job as a Night Watchman

M. Firebrand: Hi, thanks for having me. M. Salopard: According to your resume the pleasure is all mine, Monsieur…. M. Firebrand: Firebrand. M. Salopard: M. Firebrand. Of course. Let’s begin the interview, shall we? Tell me, M. Firebrand- why have … Continue reading

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Del Close Marathon 2013 Dates!

Rumor has it that the Del Close Marathon will forever now, until someone changes it, run during the last weekend of June. This is hearsay, but let’s hope it is true. I remember this 3 day comedy weekend being as … Continue reading

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Dietary Advice From an Ogre

Via Alex Berg: Excuse me, friend- Since I’m an ogre, I don’t normally bother strangers in public, but I couldn’t help but notice that you have ordered an entire side of ribs. I’ve watched you for some time now, and … Continue reading

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UCB Theatre LA: Artistic Excellence & Highbrow Hijinks

Mischief and mayhem took hold of the normally reserved crew at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in LA Monday night. UCB is home to all things comedy and runs one of the premier improv schools in the country. Comedians took … Continue reading

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