Xavier Padin Xavier “Xave” Padin is a bilingual Nuyorican character actor, writer, and improviser currently on the Harold team babygirl. He is a former cast member of character team Leather…

Sarah Smallwood Parsons Sarah Smallwood Parsons is a co-host of Characters Welcome, a teacher at UCB Training Center, a JFL New Face, and the owner of @_CryBabyCraft (IG). Sarah specializes…

Shem Pennant Shem Pennant is an award-winning director slash writer hypen actor colon musician who hails from the UK yet moved to America as it was somehow “less racist”. His…

Morgan Phillips Morgan has been doing improv since 1994 (one million years ago). He began studying at UCB in 2003, and teaching there in 2017. UCB house improv teams have…

Christine Piñeiro Christine Piñeiro (MTV, VH1, Disney+) is a New York City-based Latina actor, improvisor, writer, and sketch performer from The Bronx. She is a winner of the 2016 &…

Mike Poole Mike Poole is a writer, performer, and improvisor based in Brooklyn. He’s written for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and The Amber Ruffin Show. He has performed…

John Racioppo John Racioppo (pronounced ra – chop – oh) is an actor and improvisor currently based in Brooklyn, NY. Originally from Toronto, Canada, he has spent much of his adult…

Matt Rainstein Matt Rainstein is an improviser and comedian based in Brooklyn. He’s performed at multiple comedy theaters and improv festivals across the U.S. and has appeared on Comedy Central…

Connor Ratliff Connor Ratliff is a New York-based actor/comedian and creator of the award-winning, critically acclaimed podcast, Dead Eyes. A veteran UCB performer (ASSSSCAT 3000, The Stepfathers, Stone Cold Fox),…

Bridgette Rizkalla Bridgette is a writer and comedian born and based in Brooklyn, NY. You can catch her performing improv with her teams Raaaatscraps and Higgins, or doing standup around…