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Step into the Saturday Night Live studio in new exhibition

New York City.
Saturday Night Live Exhibition opens in New York City. Image by joiseyshowaa / CC BY-SA 2.0

It’s been a staple of American late-night television for 40 years, and now fans can experience how iconic show Saturday Night Live is produced in a new exhibition. Saturday Night Live: The Exhibition has just opened in New York and is an immersive tour through mock-ups of office rooms from the fabled 30 Rockefeller Plaza building, the TV control room, and studios. The tour ends with a simulation of a live broadcast hosted by Tina Fey. There are also actual props used in shows past, including costumes worn by the likes of Steve Martin. Read more: nytimes.com