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Strong is an American actress and comedian who has been a cast member of Saturday Night Live since 2012. Other roles include the film Ghostbusters and voice work on The Awesomes. For her work on Saturday Night Live, she was nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series at the 72nd ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Strong is an American actress and comedian who has been a cast member of Saturday Night Live since 2012. Other roles include the film Ghostbusters and voice work on The Awesomes. For her work on Saturday Night Live, she was nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series at the 72nd ... (read complete bio)
The Shed Announces Winter/Spring 2022 Season Featuring Cecily Strong's New York Theat Photo The Shed Announces Winter/Spring 2022 Season Featuring Cecily Strong's New York Theatrical Debut & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2021

Alex Poots, Artistic Director and CEO, today announced five new commissions by pioneering artists from across the performing arts, visual arts, and pop culture for The Shed’s winter/spring 2022 season.

VIDEO: Watch Kim Kardashian in New Promos for SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE Photo VIDEO: Watch Kim Kardashian in New Promos for SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE
by Michael Major - Oct 8, 2021

Saturday Night Live has released new promotional videos featuring Kardashian, Cecily Strong, and Halsey, who will be the music guest for the episode.

FUNNY GIRL Adds Ramin Karimloo, Jane Lynch & Jared Grimes; Previews Begin This March  Photo FUNNY GIRL Adds Ramin Karimloo, Jane Lynch & Jared Grimes; Previews Begin This March At the August Wilson Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 6, 2021

Excited for FUNNY GIRL's return to Broadway? We've got casting news today about Ramin Karimloo, Jane Lynch and Jared Grimes joining the cast for the first Broadway revival of FUNNY GIRL.

Beck Bennett and Lauren Holt to Depart SNL; Season 47 Cast Announced! Photo Beck Bennett and Lauren Holt to Depart SNL; Season 47 Cast Announced!
by Michael Major - Sep 27, 2021

Aidy Bryant, Kate McKinnon, Cecily Strong, Pete Davidson, Kenan Thompson and more will return to the new season of the hit comedy variety series, along with three new featured players, Aristotle Athari, James Austin Johnson and Sarah Sherman.

Find Out Who Won at the 2021 Emmy Awards - All the Winners! Photo Find Out Who Won at the 2021 Emmy Awards - All the Winners!
by Team BWW - Sep 19, 2021

CBS and the Television Academy presented the 73rd EMMY¬ģ AWARDS, hosted by Cedric the Entertainer, September¬†19 (8:00-11:00 PM, live ET/5:00-8:00 PM, live PT) on the CBS Television Network, and it is now available to stream on demand on Paramount+. Find out all of the winners!

Photos: See Cecily Strong, Mario Cantone, Jackie Hoffman & More Backstage at CELEBRIT Photo Photos: See Cecily Strong, Mario Cantone, Jackie Hoffman & More Backstage at CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 1, 2021

Last month, Celebrity Autobiography, the international hit comedy Broadway sensation and winner of the Drama Desk Award returned for 2 nights only LIVE on stage in NYC August 19 and August 20 at the show’s original home, The Triad (158 West 72nd St). 

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Barrington Stage's Aaron Tveit Live Concert Photo VIDEO: Get A First Look At Barrington Stage's Aaron Tveit Live Concert
by Stage Tube - Aug 30, 2021

Barrington Stage Company will make Aaron Tveit Live! In Concert available to stream on demand for one weekend only, September 9-12, 2021.

Student Blog: What I Loved About ¬°Schmigadoon! Photo Student Blog: What I Loved About ¬°Schmigadoon!
by Student Blogger: Silvana Flores - Aug 23, 2021

The show could've been a disaster if they didn't do two things right: choose the right people and decide that the only point of the story would be to make you laugh, and thank god they made good choices. Since the first time I watched the trailer, I was so excited about the cast, I mean we got Kristin Chenoweth, Dove Cameron, Aaron Tveit, Jane Krakowski, Ariana DeBose, Jaime Camil, Ann Harada and more together! And even though I love everyone, my favorite characters were Melissa (Cecily) and Emma (Ariana).

Stand Up To Cancer Raises More Than $143M in Connection with 7th Biennial Roadblock T Photo Stand Up To Cancer Raises More Than $143M in Connection with 7th Biennial Roadblock Telecast
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 23, 2021

Additionally, an inspiring PSA aired during the show featuring Chris Evans, Danai Gurira, Jodie Comer, Karen Gillan, Michelle Dockery, O-T Fagbenle and Paul Rudd, showing that when we come together, cancer doesn’t stand a chance.

More Stars Join Stand Up To Cancer Roadblock Fundraising Telecast and Streaming Event Photo More Stars Join Stand Up To Cancer Roadblock Fundraising Telecast and Streaming Event
by TV News Desk - Aug 13, 2021

Celebrities lending their support to help raise funds for cancer research include Alison Sweeney, Candice Patton, Cecily Strong, Chandra Wilson, Ciara, Deon Cole, Ed Helms, Italia Ricci, Jaime Camil, Jennifer Garner, Kate Del Castillo, and more.

VIDEO: The Best of Beanie Feldstein- Broadway's New Fanny Brice! Photo VIDEO: The Best of Beanie Feldstein- Broadway's New Fanny Brice!
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 11, 2021

As BroadwayWorld reported earlier today, Funny Girl has found its Fanny! Golden Globe Award nominee Beanie Feldstein (Booksmart; Hello, Dolly!) will star as 'Fanny Brice' in the first Broadway revival of Funny Girl. How do you know the new Miss Brice? Let's review some of her career highlights!

Beanie Feldstein Will Lead Broadway Revival of FUNNY GIRL Photo Beanie Feldstein Will Lead Broadway Revival of FUNNY GIRL
by Stephi Wild - Aug 11, 2021

The upcoming Broadway revival, directed by Michael Mayer, will come to Broadway in spring 2022, at a theatre to be announced. Read more about all we know so far here!

VIDEO: Will SCHMIGADOON Elect a New Mayor? Check Out This Clip From the Season Finale Photo VIDEO: Will SCHMIGADOON Elect a New Mayor? Check Out This Clip From the Season Finale!
by Stage Tube - Aug 9, 2021

In ‚ÄúHow We Change,‚ÄĚ with the election looming, Mildred (Kristin Chenoweth) relentlessly ramps up her campaign. Josh (Keegan-Michael Key) and Melissa (Cecily Strong) face their true feelings for each other.

Barrington Stage Will Stream Aaron Tveit Live Concert Next Month Photo Barrington Stage Will Stream Aaron Tveit Live Concert Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Aug 6, 2021

Tickets to the online event are $35 and available now online. Learn more about the concert and how to view it here!

BWW Interview: Jane Krakowski Unpacks Her Jazzy SCHMIGADOON! Number, Performed Entire Photo BWW Interview: Jane Krakowski Unpacks Her Jazzy SCHMIGADOON! Number, Performed Entirely in a Tiny Car
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 6, 2021

BroadwayWorld had the pleasure of speaking to Krakowski about her performance, which falls in line with her many other satirical roles that demand to be taken seriously.

A Comprehensive Guide to All the Musical Theatre References in SCHMIGADOON! Photo A Comprehensive Guide to All the Musical Theatre References in SCHMIGADOON!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 6, 2021

Did you miss some of the many, many musical theatre references on Schmigadooon? We've got you covered! Find out where you first heard those references to Brigadoon, The Music Man, Oklahoma!, and more.

BWW Interview: Kristin Chenoweth Shares Details on Filming 'Tribulation,' the SCHMIGA Photo BWW Interview: Kristin Chenoweth Shares Details on Filming 'Tribulation,' the SCHMIGADOON! Showstopper
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 5, 2021

It took only three takes to perfect the five-minute, single-shot send-up of THE MUSIC MAN.

CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY Adds Cecily Strong, Mario Cantone,  Jackie Hoffman, and More  Photo CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY Adds Cecily Strong, Mario Cantone, Jackie Hoffman, and More to Return Lineup
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 4, 2021

Celebrity Autobiography, the international hit comedy Broadway sensation and winner of the Drama Desk Award will return for 2 nights only live on stage Thursday, August 19 and Friday, August 20 at 7pm at the show's original home, The Triad. 

BWW Interview: Ariana DeBose Reveals Which Musical Theatre Characters Inspired Her SC Photo BWW Interview: Ariana DeBose Reveals Which Musical Theatre Characters Inspired Her SCHMIGADOON Performance!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 3, 2021

It's not just The Music Man's Marian the Librarian who helped DeBose create the character of Emma Tate.

VIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Channels Harold Hill in an Impressive New Musical Clip from  Photo VIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth Channels Harold Hill in an Impressive New Musical Clip from SCHMIGADOON!
by Stage Tube - Aug 2, 2021

The first two episodes of ‚ÄúSchmigadoon!‚ÄĚ premiered globally on Apple TV+ on Friday, July 16. The series continues with one new episode weekly, every Friday through August 13.

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