Brand new sketch comedy by UCB's house sketch teams every single month.
What Are Maude Teams?
Maude Teams are UCB's sketch comedy teams formed through an annual audition and generally consist of six writers and six performers.
Maude Teams write, rehearse, and perform a brand new sketch comedy show every single month.
Maude Team Eligibility
Auditions for Maude Night occur annually. Maude Teams are expected to put up shows featuring polished, funny, UCB-style, game-based sketch comedy. Every Maude Team member is expected to boldly bring their unique voice and sense of humor to shows. Eligibility for writers and actors will be announced during the next round of auditions.
Writer Requirements: You must have completed or be enrolled in a Sketch 201 that will have its last session on or before May 31st, 2024 OR will have completed Sketch 101 and one other UCB course with its last session on or before May 31st, 2024.
Maude Performer Requirements: You must have completed or be enrolled in a Character 101 class that will have its last session on or before May 31st, 2024 OR you will have completed any two performance-based UCB courses (Improv, Character, Storytelling) that will have their last sessions on or before May 31st, 2024.
All current and former Harold, Lloyd, Maude, and Characters Welcome at UCBTLA or UCBTNY are eligible to submit as a writer or performer.
Los Angeles Auditions
Auditions for the next round of Maude and Betty teams will open in April and be held in late May.
New York Auditions
Submissions for New York house teams have closed. Auditions for the next season will be announced early 2024!