2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

An Evening with Above Average and the UCB Theatre

Monday, March 14
8:00PM - 9:30PM

Esther's Follies
525 E 6th St


Three big names in comedy -- Above Average, the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre and Mas Mejor -- come together to present a totally one-of-a-kind evening of standup and sketch.

Above Average is the premier online destination for original comedic videos and written content featuring the industry’s top creators, celebrities, and rising talent. Más Mejor is Broadway Video’s premium comedy studio powered by Latino voices. Led by SNL alumns Fred Armisen and Horatio Sanz, Más Mejor’s roster of top and emerging Latino talent is creating and starring in fresh, sophisticated comedy for a diverse, progressive, and digitally savvy audience. The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre is a bi-coastal comedy powerhouse that has trained and produced content with several generations of comedy's most acclaimed performers.


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Anthony Atamanuik at SXSW

Anthony Atamanuik

Anthony Atamanuik has been writing, performing, and producing comedy for over twenty years. He's well known for his roles on 30 Rock and Broad City; an amazing character actor and improviser, he re...

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Eric Andre at SXSW

Eric Andre

Eric Andre is the creator and host of Adult Swim’s unpredictable and wildly popular Eric Andre Show. He also stars on the FXX series, Man Seeking Woman, and previously appeared on Don’t Trust The B...

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Horatio Sanz at SXSW

Horatio Sanz

Horatio Sanz is a former cast member for Saturday Night Live and one of the founding members of The Upright Citizens Brigade. Recently, Sanz has teamed up with Lorne Michaels and Fred Armisen in la...

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Matt Besser at SXSW

Matt Besser

Matt Besser is an improviser, actor, and co-founder of the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. A skilled character actor, he created Comedy Central's fake debate series Crossballs, and has guested on...

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Michelle Wolf at SXSW

Michelle Wolf

Comedian Michelle Wolf is a writer and frequent performer on Late Night with Seth Meyers. She has also written for the MTV's Girl Code and the 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards and, in 2014, Wolf was name...

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Mike O'Brien at SXSW

Mike O'Brien

Mike O'Brien studied improv at The Second City and iO Chicago before writing on seven seasons of Saturday Night Live. O'Brien is the charismatic host of web series 7 Minutes in Heaven with Mike O'B...

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