Drew DiFonzo Marks

Drew DiFonzo Marks has taught and performed comedy at The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in NY and LA since 2005. He is the former Artistic Director of the LA Branch, a contributing author of the book “The UCB Comedy Improv Manual”, a former member of the UCB Touring Company, and a current faculty teacher.

You can see him in TV shows like Reno911, Comedy Bang!Bang! and Brooklyn99. He is the co-creator, producer, and writer of the web-series “2Bed/1Bath” with over 1 million views, and a former writer for the Comedy Central Digital sketch platform. He is also an alumni of the Amsterdam based comedy theatre ‘Boom Chicago’ where he lived performing sketch and improv for 2 years. His improv team, Last Day of School, performed weekly at UCB for over 13 years and was on the sketch Maude team Bonafide for 5. He has also taught improv at the Emerson College LA Campus for 5 years as part of their Comedic Arts Major.

He has also taught improv at:
– Mahua Theatre. Beijing, China
– US-China Comedy Center. Beijing, China.
– C3 Theatre. London, England.
– Australian Institute of Performing Arts. Sydney, Australia.