Kate Sidley is a four-time Emmy nominated comedy writer and performer based out of New York City. Kate writes for The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. Kate wrote for the 2017 Emmy Awards and her work can be found in publications such as The New Yorker, McSweeney's, and Reductress. Before joining the late show, Kate was a contributing writer for A Prairie Home Companion, and Someecards and was a finalist in the 2015 NBC Late Night Writers Workshop. As an improviser, Kate performs regularly around NYC with her teams Alfredo and Ghost Man on Third. She is a co-founder of Sea Tea Improv in Hartford, CT and a proud returned Peace Corps volunteer.