Quipfire! alum Ellie Kemper was recently profiled in Vanity Fair magazine in anticipation of her starring role in the new NBC sitcom “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”. You can read the full article here.
PAW released a podcast featuring alumni Matthew David Brozik ’95, Jacob Sager Weinstein ’94, and Steve Reed ’96 discussing how Quipfire! got its start. Listen to the podcast and watch excerpts from Quipfire!’s first show here.
Quipfire! alums Clayton Raithel ’12 and John Weed ’09 recently performed as Meta Ethic Improv at the People’s Improv Theater in New York City. The performance was part of a show by the sketch comedy group Boy Girl Boy Girl. You can watch them perform here or live in NY.
Quipfire! alum Ellie Kemper will star in “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”, a new comedy series set to premiere on NBC in the spring of 2015. Ellie plays the titular character, a young woman who escapes a cult and starts life anew in New York City. Tina Fey and Robert Carlock are the executive producers and writers of the show.
You can read more about the show on the NBC website.