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Sara Schaefer

  1. stand-up
    12 Comedians Reflect on the Gigs They Didn’t GetThe stand-ups with 2019 Comedy Central half-hour specials get candid about failure, rejection, and stamina.
  2. conversations
    What Hannah Gadsby’s Nanette Means to ComediansTwo stand-ups discuss why Hannah Gadsby’s Netflix special is so important.
  3. Sara Schaefer Investigates ‘Rape Lying’ as a Potential Career Path for […]Bill Cosby. Roman Polanski. Mike Tyson. Ben Roethlisberger. These are just a few of the big-name male celebrities who have been caught on the […]
  4. Nikki Glaser’s NSFW Take on Seinfeld Web SeriesHolding hot coffee during this bit was already a very questionable decision. 
  5. Watch Nikki Glaser’s ‘Comedians Sitting on Vibrators Getting Coffee’ […]Nikki Glaser returned to Comedy Central last night with a new episode of Not Safe, where she interviewed her friend and former late night […]
  6. IFC Orders Panel/Talk Show Pilot Presentations from Jim Norton, Dan […]IFC is rounding up its lineup with three new comedy projects. The network revealed in a press release today that they’ve ordered three pilot […]
  7. Sara Schaefer on Coming Out of Her ChrysalisSara Schaefer has proven herself as a capable and talented comedian on nearly every front in comedy. Together with Nikki Glaser, she hosted […]
  8. Sara Schaefer Makes the Misery of Office Jobs Funny in Her New Web Series […] Comedian Sara Schaefer debuted all eight episodes of her new web series, Day Job, today. Schaefer, the co-host of MTV’s Nikki & Sara Live […]
  9. The German and the Robot: My Awkward, Addicting Leap Into ComedyTwelve years ago, I had just moved to New York City. I came here with a friend from my college sketch group. Her name was Alana and we had big […]
  10. MTV Didn’t Pick Up ‘Nikki & Sara Live’ for a Third SeasonOn the latest episode of their podcast You Had To Be There, Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer announced that their MTV show Nikki & Sara […]
  11. You Had To Be There #117: We Had a ShowThis week, the podcast returns to its Brooklyn home for an hour of reflection on the fate of Nikki & Sara Live and the future of Nikki and […]
  12. You Had To Be There #116: Negate the CoolThis week, Nikki and Sara “Healthy Teeth” Schaefer praise musical ear muffs and Louis CK motifs before tackling that whole Miley-Sinead […]
  13. You Had To Be There #115: Row If You Want ToThis week, Sara and Nikki are joined by Sara’s comedian, documentarian, vocabularian beau Scott Moran to brainstorm Halloween costumes clever […]
  14. You Had To Be There #114: Lie Lie LieThis week, Sara and Nikki briefly return to the format of yore by inviting perennial guest Cory Cavin (Awful DJ comedy, Model Wife) to talk […]
  15. You Had To Be There #113: Here’s My Big SecretThis week, Sara and Nikki are back from an unplanned hiatus caused by power-touring and binge-working. To get back into the podcasting spirit, […]
  16. You Had To Be There #112: Where Are My Omelettes?This week, after a stumbly start, Sara and Nikki call out the trap of striving to be cool and look ahead to the outlandishly busy coming week. […]
  17. You Had To Be There #111: I’m Not Even Joking You Need To Stop SmokingThis week, Sara and Nikki explore the ways of responsible adults and examine the lies that subway ads tell us about childhood. Nikki then […]
  18. Talking to Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer About Season Two of ‘Nikki & […]Co-created and co-hosted by standups Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer, MTV’s late night talk show Nikki & Sara Live debuted its second season […]
  19. You Had To Be There #110: VellumThis week, Sara and Nikki’s chatter skews darker as they both pick fights with BS weddings and fat-shaming yogis. To alleviate the doom of […]
  20. Watch Nikki & Sara’s ‘Blurred Lines’ Parody The internet has been awash with parodies of Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” music video for the past month or so, but here’s one that’s a cut […]
  21. You Had To Be There #109: Soup StuffThis week, Sara and Nikki turn in their most laid-back intro yet and make a compelling case for you and all your friends and lovers to turn on […]
  22. You Had To Be There #108: PTSDThis week, Sara classifies the biz caz bullies who make her blood boil and Nikki recounts her latest brush with death and nudity. The ladies […]
  23. You Had To Be There #107: Back to WorkWelcome back, hobots. After two months of TV-taping and globe-hopping, Sara and Nikki are back in the same room and ready to fill your ears […]
  24. Watch a Promo for Season 2 of ‘Nikki & Sara Live’ Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer’s MTV late night show Nikki & Sara Live is set to return for a second season on Tuesday, July 30th, at […]
  25. You Had To Be There #106: Cory CavinThis week, Sara and Nikki investigate the dangerously awesome allure of Vicodin and share tales of stepping back from the painkilling brink. […]
  26. You Had To Be There #105: Jim & Jeannie GaffiganThis week, Sara and Nikki relive their surreal evening spent amongst random celebrities and teenage screams. Comedy power couple Jim and […]
  27. You Had To Be There #104: Al MadrigalThis week, Sara and Nikki reannounce the renewal of their really great TV show Nikki & Sara LIVE (thanks for watching!) before quickly […]
  28. MTV Renews ‘Nikki & Sara Live’ for a Season 2MTV is bringing its new late night talk show, Nikki & Sara Live, back for another season. The program, which had its first season wrap up […]
  29. Watch Nikki & Sara’s ‘Hunger Games’ Parody Here’s a sketch from last night’s Nikki & Sara LIVE, Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer’s MTV show, in which they find out the show can only […]
  30. You Had To Be There #103: Sue CostelloThis week, Sara and Nikki are personally invited to a Taylor Swift gig out in Jersey and neither snow nor rain nor violent food poisoning will […]
  31. You Had To Be There #102: Chris FairbanksThis week, Sara and Nikki quash a bout of podcaster’s block by brainstorming new ways for Nikki to find dates. Their guest Chris Fairbanks […]
  32. You Had To Be There #101: Moshe KasherThis week, Sara and Nikki declassify the events surrounding last week’s torrent of celebrity encounters, codenamed “Zero Dark Flirty”. Comic […]
  33. You Had To Be There #100: Mike BirbigliaThis week, Sara and Nikki just barely evade the censors and then react to Nikki’s illicit half hour special gifts. To celebrate their first […]
  34. You Had To Be There #99: Michael CheThis week, Sara and Nikki conduct a no-nonsense all-business intro before announcing their pick for the YHTBT-designed listener-proposed […]
  35. You Had To Be There #98: Andrew W.K.This week, Sara and Nikki react live on-mic to their first taste of the Suit & Tie video (or at least to the best bits, until all that wacky […]
  36. Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer Visit Dave Hill’s New Web Series Here’s a new episode of HuffPost Comedy’s first-ever web series, Stallin’ with Dave Hill, with guests Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer from […]
  37. You Had To Be There #97: Yannis PappasThis week, Nikki and Sara marvel at how, two weeks in, they’ve already gotten used to the process of making their television show. Sara […]
  38. You Had To Be There #96: Jessimae PelusoThis week, Sara and Nikki share the terror and elation of hosting Tuesday’s premiere of Nikki and Sara LIVE while momentarily shutting out the […]
  39. Talking to Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer About Their New MTV Late Night […]MTV has provided plenty of laughs over the last 10 or so years, but rarely have they been intentional. Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer are about […]
  40. You Had To Be There #95: Michelle WolfThis week, Sara and Nikki reveal their hidden motives for hosting a TV show: proving their tween Twitter haters wrong and meeting famous men. […]
  41. You Had To Be There #94: Jackie KashianThis week, Nikki’s just come up from a celeb-spiked Starbucks run and Sara’s just come down from a hyperventilating Timberlake high minutes […]
  42. You Had To Be There #93: Bridey ElliottThis week, Sara and Nikki revisit their contributions to this year’s edition of 50 First Jokes and discuss whether all the flack Nikki got for […]
  43. Things to Consider When Submitting to Write For a Late Night ShowThis piece was originally published on SaraSchaefer.com. It’s republished here with permission. This past fall, I had the amazing privilege of […]
  44. You Had To Be There #92: Nick TurnerThis week, Sara and Nikki are back from their break with news of humorous iPads and difficult dads. This is comedian Nick Turner’s (Late Night […]
  45. Catch Your First Glimpse of MTV’s ‘Nikki & Sara Live’ Nikki Glaser and Sarah Schaefer’s new late night MTV comedy show Nikki & Sara Live, spun off from their popular podcast You Had to Be […]
  46. You Had To Be There #91: Emmy Blotnick & Gabe GronliThis week, the ladies start off by introducing the first company brave enough to sponsor You Had To Be There: Audible.com! Audible hosts a […]
  47. You Had To Be There #90: H. Alan ScottThis week the ladies may seem hostile up top, but that’s only because of their air travel woes and rebelling brains. Sara’s actually been […]
  48. You Had To Be There #89: Brian McCannThis week, Sara and Nikki implicate the friends, family, and bullies to blame for all their neuroses and therapy, but the brilliant Brian […]
  49. You Had To Be There #88: Eric HutchinsonThis week, Sara and Nikki rehash their Thanksgivings and gush about their new staff at MTV, especially the inspired hiring of Brian McCann as […]
  50. Conan’s Brian McCann Named Head Writer on ‘The Nikki and Sara Show’Longtime Conan writer Brian McCann has just been hired as the head writer for the upcoming late night series The Nikki and Sara Show, comedian […]
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