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NICOLE DRESPEL

ND: I did college improv. Langan Kingsley mentioned the group–it was called Dead Serious at Wellesley College. One of the girls on that team, Kylie, was a super comedy nerd. She talked about UCB. There was one weekend where we went on a trip to New York and were going to UCB, but we got tickets to Saturday Night Live instead. We slept on a sidewalk.

So I didn’t actually go to UCB until a year later on spring break, my senior year of college. My wild spring break was coming home to my parents’ place with a friend of mine, going to ASSSSCAT, and then going to the Bronx Zoo. That was how I spent senior year spring break.

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