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Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre

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Address: 5919 Franklin Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028
Phone Number: +1 323 9088702
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7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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Friends night out

Came with friends and had a great time for the price, $10 for an hours worth of laughs. I believe this is a school and I am under the impression that sometimes the students... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place is great and also caters to students. We have seen amazing Improv here. This particular night we saw a show called Now is Tight. It was some of the worst sketch comedy we've ever seen. Hopefully these guys keep perfecting their craft. We will keep coming back because this is the exception not the norm here.

Thank HanKelly
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came with friends and had a great time for the price, $10 for an hours worth of laughs. I believe this is a school and I am under the impression that sometimes the students preform and so it is not as "on point" however a great job through and through. The wait outside for seats can be a bit boring,... More 

Thank LadyDAustin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For all the guys out there who is looking for ideas for a date, this is it. It's shows are funny and prices are down to earth. Best thing is you dont have to purchase two over priced drinks.

Thank jeff D
Guelph, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

We paid $5.00 for good comedy! It is in an old theatre and hasn't had any upgrades in a long while but that is what made it unique!! There were a lot of students there and we were likely the only tourists in the building. It was nice to go where the locals go in Hollywood and not pay super... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

I wasn't in LA long. When I heard about this place, I immediately looked into tickets. Fortunately there were tickets available for a 6:30 show that day. I jumped on that. The price is so small to pay for some great comedy. So glad I got to go!

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Roswell, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

I went there on a Thursday night and saw the "Not Too Shabby" Comedy Group. What a pleasure to see live theater and outstanding Sketch Comedy. The best of the night from July 16th, 2015 was two men doing a sketch about the shorter man giving the Moon to his lover (who I assume was to be a woman, but... More 

Thank imoe2015
Salado, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Totally, tear-inducing, belly laugh funny! For 5 bucks a pop, this is the best, by far, bargain entertainment in Los Angeles. Comedy stars perform in a variety of styles that will make you vow to return, and why not? It is crazy funny!

Thank Carol S
Cranford, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

We saw a Friday night improv show. Very funny and enjoyable. The theatre is very small. I've been to Second City in Chicago several times. This show was at least as good. The tickets were only $10, making this one of the best deals in Hollywood.

Thank Alan304
Portland, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 via mobile

Caught the 9:30 show at UCB last night. Love the small theater and the cast was fantastic. There is no better sketch comedy anywhere and for $5, what a bonus.

Thank abelincoln1
West Orange, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015 via mobile

My son loves improv so we went to one of the shows. It was great. The cast was funny and came up with some really good material. It was reasonable for the price ishighly suggested for those who like comedy. However, there are some adult themes appropriate for younger kids. So be prepared to hear some salty language. Tip:there is... More 

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