Beth Appel is a performer, writer, director and paralegal living in New York City. At UCB, Beth can currently be seen performing with the Harold Team SHERLOCK & COOKIES, writing for the Maude Team CHUNK, and in the one-act play THE STATE VS. JOSH: THE TRIAL OF THE MILLENIALS, which she also directed. Beth plays Beth Myers in the UCB Comedy webseries “Vetting Mitt’s Veeps” and Patty in “The Officer Joey Show” webseries.Other UCB performance credits include THE SIT DOWN AND SHUT UP NYPD VARIETY HOUR, BRAD SACKS GETS A HAND JOB (which she also directed),THIS IS NOT A SKETCH SHOW: A SKETCH SHOW, and UCB Harold Teams MONSTRO and CAPTCHA. She also wrote for UCB Maude Teams HIGH TREASON and NEIGHBOR BOY and directed THE BACHELOR: ROSES, ROMANCE, AND ROSES.Beth graduated from Vassar College where she directed and performed in numerous plays and musicals and was a member of the not at all embarrassingly named sketch comedy group HAPPILY EVER LAUGHTER. She can be seen performing with the improv group SHARK TANK every month at the Parkside Lounge.Her sketch group HAM ON THE BONE (a name so not embarrassing you’re probably jealous) had a long-running monthly show at the Magnet Theater and she makes funny videos with THE BASEMENT and THE BRIAN PROJECT. Beth wrote, directed, and performed in the sketch show SEXUAL DANCING FOR DUMMIES. Beth also blogs for the Huffington Post just like fellow comedian Larry David. Check out her tweets @bethappel.
Still flabbergasted by the outcome of the 2016 election, Mark & Pete play a reenactment of an 1865 interview from the Hard Nation archives, with President Abraham Lincoln (Beth Appel). Listen to "Casual, Cool Abe” discuss the difficulties of bringing a divided…Listen
Drew Spears, Andrew Hansen, and Beth Appel of the UCB-LA Harold team Cardinal Redbird all learn more about Thomas the Milk Man’s new intern Kevin on this week’s improv4humans with Matt Besser! As we get to know more about Kevin, you’ll hear…Listen