upright citizens brigade theatre

Yeah we know, we’re clever. What we meant is that tonight the Upright Citizens Brigade came to UC Berkeley’s Wheeler Auditorium. The Brigade is a group of comedians with bases in both New York and Hollywood. They do different kinds of comedy from improv to sketch and stand-up comedy. Also, they have a website, UCBcomedy.com, that features a plethora of funny videos, a message board, podcasts. Check it out, yo.

The show started at 8 p.m. and was opened by Jericho, UC Berkeley’s improv and sketch comedy group. Jericho did some improv comedy before introducing the main act. One of the students from Jericho counted to five and encouraged increasingly loud cheering from the audience as he did so to summon the Upright Citizens comedians. The cheering may have seemed read more »