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Making it in Chicago while Writing for SNL
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50:18 - 51:37 (01:19)

Charna Halpern started an improv group in Chicago where Amy Poehler, Tina Fey, and many others began their career. Horatio Sanz began working with Halpern’s student, Adam McKay, and started writing for SNL. Sanz talks about how he was able to get his foot in the door while living in Chicago and waiting tables.

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