Kate Sidley is a comedy writer/performer based out of NYC. She writes for the UCB Maude team Goodbye Handsome and is a finalist in the 2015 NBC Late Night Writer’s Workshop. She started studying at UCB in 2010 and has learned from such teachers as Shannon O’Neill, Will Hines, Kevin Hines, Lydia Hensler, Anthony Atamanuik, Brandon Gardner, Frank Garcia Hejl, and Michael Delaney. Kate is a contributing writer for Reductress and Someecards and performs with the improv teams Miss Elizabeth and Ghost Man on Third. She is a co-founder of Sea Tea Improv based out of Hartford, CT, a native of Cleveland, OH, and once won a free pair of sneakers for tweeting a joke about running.