Poehler says she took the previous yr to work with Challenge Rethink, shaped by UCB alums in an effort to get their suggestions, and whereas she’s looking forward to some form of “new model” of the house and group, she is not sure UCB will survive.
“I do not know. It has been brutal for us,” she advised the NYT. “We’re mainly utilizing the fireplace of Covid to start out some new model. We’re altering our college and our theater to not-for-profit. Whether or not or not we’ll be capable of get there, I do not know.”
In 2020, as a result of coronavirus pandemic, staff on the UCB theaters in New York and Los Angeles have been laid off.
Comedy golf equipment throughout the nation are shuttering as a result of pandemic, with famed membership Dangerfield’s in New York Metropolis shutting its doorways just lately.