Tag Archives: WeSNL

Desperate Measures 24 Hour Show

Ariel Lesnick ’15 writes in:

Would you like to see something incredible? Me too! Come to the Desperate Measures 24 Hour Show!
Anything could happen. Except sleep. That won’t happen.
Featuring an hour with each of Wesleyan’s Comedy Troupes:
New Teen Force
Gag Reflex
WeSNL
Punchline
Lunchbox
and beats by Vonyx

Also featuring some of our favorite themed hours: First hour show, Last hour show, Musical hour, Vest hour, One hour scene, Hobo hour, Line game hour, Made up games hour, …and more!
Please bring us food!
There is a SPECIAL PRIZE for everyone who stays 18 hours or more.

Date: Friday, February 27th – Saturday February 28th
Time: 9:00pm (Friday) – 9:00pm (Saturday)
Place: WestCo Lounge
FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE

WeSNL Actually Holds Auditions

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Straight from Charlie Martin ’16:

Hey one and all, Wesleyan’s oldest and only video sketch comedy group is holding auditions once again this week. We’re looking for actors, writers, and filmmakers with that comedic fire in their hearts. So if you’ve got the right kind of gumption then drop by and strut your stuff!

Auditions are Tuesday, Usdan Multipurpose Room, (7-9) and Saturday, Usdan 108, (1-3)

Check out our Facebook event, FB page & YouTube page to see what you’re getting yourself into.

Date: Tuesday, February 3rd & Saturday, February 7th
Time: 7PM – 9PM & 1PM – 3PM, respectively
Place: Usdan Multipurpose Room & Usdan 108, respectively
Cost: A smile

Audition for WeSNL!

From the hilarious Jessica Wolinsky ’17:

Want to have your first kiss? This isn’t the place for that.

Wesleyan’s OLDEST and ONLY video sketch comedy group, WeSNL, is looking for new actors, writers, filmmakers, editors, and lap dancers. No need to have experience in any/one of these categories—we would love for you to come out no matter what!!

NICS LOUNGE (Fishbowl-looking lounge next to the Nics).
WEDNESDAY, September 10th.
FRIDAY, September 12th.
5-7 PM.

Check out our vids here. SEE YOU SOON!

Date: Wednesday, September 10th and Friday, September 12th
Time: 5-7 PM
Place: Nics Lounge

Ladies Who Laugh: A Comedy Show

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Live from Middletown, CT, it’s Anna Bisikalo ’17:

From the heavens above who brought you Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, the most #blessed of mothers who birthed Mindy Kaling, Sarah Silverman,and Margaret Cho, and the genius that decided to give Chelsea Handler her own talk show comes THE event of the year…

~~A variety comedy show brought to you by the WoMeN of Wesleyan’s comedy groups!~~

Female-identified members of Lunchbox, Desperate Measures, WeSNL, Gag Reflex, Vocal Debauchery, Punchline!, and New Teen Force will titillate you with a mashup of sketches, long and short-form improv,stand-up, and more. We’re celebrating women in the comedy world, and we would love for you to join us!

Saturday, April 26th. 6:30 PM. 200 Church Lounge.

Come laugh with us.

Bring your diva cups.

Date: Saturday, April 26th
Time: 6:30 – 7:30
Place: 200 Church Lounge
Cost: Free if you laugh!

WeSNL YouTube Launch

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Straight from the cast and crew over at WeSNL:

Are you a fan of funny? Well guess, what, we’ve got it and we’re ready to show you!

Wesleyan’s one and only video sketch comedy troupe is now LIVE on the interwebs! We’re so excited for you to see what we’ve been working on – and you can do it right from the comfort of your own home!

Check us out on YouTube and Facebook RIGHT NOW. Seriously, right now. Stop reading this. You should be there, not here. Go. Now. Go.

WeSNL is:
Peter Cornillie ’15
Jesse Brooks ’16
Peter Hazel ’16
Charlie Martin ’16
Adi Slepack ’16
Emma Hagemann ’17
Paola Maseda ’17
Alexandra Spirtes ’17
Sofia Taylor ’17
Jessica Wolinsky ’17

Date: Saturday, March 29th
Time: Now ’til forever!
Place: The Internet
Cost: Priceless

WeSNL Wants You to Join the Cast

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Live from Middletown, CT, it’s a message from WeSNL:

Calling all actors, writers, and videomakers!

WeSNL is a brand new video sketch comedy group seeking to bring Wesleyan’s wit and humor to the interwebs! We produce weekly sketches, both on Wesleyan related issues and about funny things at large, and will also have a monthly “Weekend Update” section where we recap the past month’s most ridiculous news stories.