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CONAN O’BRIEN MOVES PRODUCTION OUT OF SAFETY AND COMPLIANCE TO CREW AND AUDIENCE

The historic Los Angeles comedy and music venue, Largo at the Coronet, will become the new broadcasting location of CONAN, starting Monday July 6th.

O’Brien will continue to interview guests via Zoom, without an audience, and will only have limited staff and crew on site, following government and industry health and safety protocols. The remainder of the show’s production staff will continue working from home.

“I got started doing improv at the Coronet in 1986 and I’m glad we’ve figured out a way to safely keep that theater going during this lockdown” said O’Brien.

Mark Flanagan, owner of the Largo at the Coronet said in a statement, “We are thrilled that Conan and his great team reached out and offered to help us through these awful times. We have a long history together and look forward to many more great years to come.”

In addition to moving the show, the Emmy winning “Team Coco,” which has been putting on live events for years with traveling pop up comedy club Team Coco House and local LA showcase, Up & Up. Will also be kicking off a digital version of their monthly live stand up show with the first happening on Thursday, July 9. Team Coco Live: Moses Storm & Friends will stream via Twitch and feature well known and up and coming comedians.

CONAN airs Monday-Thursday at 11 p.m. (ET/PT) on TBS.

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Lidia Mosqueda

Lidia Mosqueda, a graduate from California State University Fullerton, has been a news correspondent for MUSE TV since 2017. She has covered various newsworthy events such as; press junkets, film & tv screenings, premieres, concerts, red carpets and other public events. As a bilingual journalist she has written about various musicians and artists in Latin entertainment, helping to bring attention to many Latin American talent, here in the states. As a journalist in the entertainment field. Her goal is to break down the stereotypes and assumptions that surround entertainment journalism.

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