Wyatt Cenac discusses his comedy showcase, Night Train, premiering on Seeso.

Where Else Can You Find a Grover Cleveland Musical, Stand-up Comedy, and a Canal With Gonorrhea?

Where Else Can You Find a Grover Cleveland Musical, Stand-up Comedy, and a Canal With Gonorrhea?

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June 30 2016 8:30 PM

Wyatt Cenac Wants Kermit the Frog’s Job

The comedian’s stand-up showcase aspires to be the next Muppet Show. Without the puppets.

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Wyatt Cenac.

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On The Gist, Wyatt Cenac explains the thinking behind his comedy showcase series Night Train With Wyatt Cenac, premiering on NBC’s comedy streaming service Seeso on Thursday. For the Spiel, Borisexit: the fanfare and drama of Boris Johnson’s thanks-but-no-thanks speech.

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