Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts presents UPRIGHT CITIZENS BRIGADE Touring Company
October 11, 2016 – Orlando, FL – Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts announces an unscripted night of total improvisation as Upright Citizens Brigade’s Touring Company sets a performance date in Orlando this winter. The acclaimed performance group will bring a high-energy, surprising and hilarious show that has never been seen before and will never be seen again to the Alexis & Jim Pugh Theater on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $35.00 and may be purchased online at drphillipscenter.org, by calling 844.513.2014 or by visiting the Dr. Phillips Center Box Office at 445 S. Magnolia Avenue, Orlando, FL 32801 between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, or 12 p.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday. Online and phone ticket purchases are subject to handling fees.
UCB TourCo brings the best improv comedians from the legendary Upright Citizens Brigade Theatres in New York and Los Angeles to new audiences all around the country. The UCB Theatre, founded by Amy Poehler, Matt Besser, Ian Roberts and Matt Walsh, has been home to some of the biggest stars in comedy today. From television shows like “Broad City,” “Saturday Night Live,” “Silicon Valley,” “Veep” and “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,” to films such as “Bridesmaids,” “The Hangover” and “The Heath,” UCB performers are everywhere. This is not to mention the writing rooms of “Key and Peele,” “The Daily Show with John Stewart,” “Inside Amy Schumer” and many more.
About Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts
Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization operating the state-of-the-art performing arts center in downtown Orlando, Florida. With its opening in November 2014, the performing arts center launched its vision of Arts for Every Life by being a gathering place for creativity and discovery; a vibrant urban destination where artists, audiences and students come to experience, explore and learn. The two-block community destination features the 2,700-seat Walt Disney Theater, 300-seat Alexis & Jim Pugh Theater, Seneff Arts Plaza, Dr. Phillips Center Florida Hospital School of the Arts, the DeVos Family Room, and other event rental spaces. Future expansion includes Steinmetz Hall, a 1,700-seat acoustical theater, along with rehearsal, classroom, office space and commercial development spaces. Dr. Phillips Center is a private non-profit collaborating with the City of Orlando, Orange County, the State of Florida and generous donors.