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Cobb's Comedy Club
at Lombard 915 Columbus Ave San Francisco, CA 94133
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Comedian Cecily Strong
28 ratings
3.0 average rating
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40 events
1 review
1 stars
attended Aug 09 2013

Wasn't expecting improv, which I'm not a fan of. Her solo bits we're extremely weak - snippets of characters she's working on, some lasting only 30 seconds. She's a comic actress not a comedian.

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9 reviews
2 stars
attended Aug 09 2013

the show was most of the time not funny. really was expecting something great from a SNL member. she should bounce her ideas off test audiences, and select or refine the skits.

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7 reviews
6 stars
attended Aug 09 2013

Cecily has serious talent; I can appreciate her ability. However, the show was nothing more than an hour and 45 minutes of improv, to which I could have gotten my fill of at BATS or one of the other great improv troops in the city. Her female...continued

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Cecily Strong joined the cast of _Saturday Night Live _in the Fall of 2012. Previous to SNL, Cecily performed as a member of the Second City National Touring Company and served as an understudy for the Second City Main Stage and ETC shows in Chicago. She also improvised regularly at iO in Chicago.

She studied improvisation at both Second City and ImprovOlympic in Chicago, and she appeared at the Chicago Sketchfest, Chicago Just for Laughs, the New York Sketch Fest, and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. 

Cecily Strong has a BFA in Theatre from the California Institute of the Arts, and she was raised in Oak Park, Illinois.

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