About this Artist
Best known for her incomparable work on Saturday Night Live, ANA GASTEYER can currently be seen starring in two critically-acclaimed television series: People of Earth on TBS and Lady Dynamite opposite Maria Bamford on Netflix. Her other television credits include The Goldbergs (as Drama teacher “Miss Cinoman”), Great News, Curb Your Enthusiasm, The Good Wife, Suburgatory, Girls, Law & Order, and in two recent live network musicals: as “Principal McGee” in Grease Live!, which debuted to record ratings on Fox, and A Christmas Story Live! as “Mrs. Schwartz” (performing the original song “Market for a Miracle” by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul). On the big screen, Gasteyer has been seen in Mean Girls, What Women Want, The Women, Dick, and in the upcoming Wine Country co-staring with Amy Poehler, Maya Rudolph, Rachel Dratch, Paula Pell, Emily Spivey, and Tina Fey. On stage, Gasteyer starred opposite Jonathan Groff in the Encores! Off-Center production of A New Brain and has triumphed on Broadway with celebrated performances in The Rocky Horror Picture Show, The Royal Family, The Three Penny Opera, and as “Elphaba” in Wicked (after having originated the role in the Chicago company). She also played “Fanny Brice” in Funny Girl at the Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera and “Fosca” in Stephen Sondheim’s Passion at the Chicago Shakespeare Theatre. Last year, Gasteyer dazzled audiences in her first residency at the famed Café Carlyle in NYC, where she performed an eclectic range of covers and reimagined classics from her highly acclaimed jazz album, I’m Hip.