Schmigadoon! season two returns for Season 2 on April 7, on Apple TV+, and if you’re wondering where that leaves reunited lovers Josh (Keegan-Michael Key) and Melissa (Cecily Strong) then you should know the answer to that question is Schmicago.
That’s right. The series will dip a toe into the reimagined worlds of ’60’s and ’70’s era musicals, including inspiration from Chicago, and Cabaret.
As before, the six-episode second season will feature all new original songs and guest stars.
From Apple TV+: “Having found true love in the town of Schmigadoon, season two of Schmigadoon! will find Josh (Keegan-Michael Key) and Melissa (Cecily Strong) in Schmicago, the reimagined world of ’60s and ’70s musicals. The second season of Apple’s broadly acclaimed comedy will include new original musical numbers from co-creator and executive producer Cinco Paul, as well as returning stars Cecily Strong, Keegan-Michael Key, Ariana DeBose, Martin Short, Dove Cameron, Jaime Camil, Kristin Chenoweth, Alan Cumming, Ann Harada, Jane Krakowski and Aaron Tveit are set to return, with Tituss Burgess and Patrick Page joining the cast for season two.”
Schmigadoon! is co-created by Cinco Paul and Ken Daurio, and produced by Universal Television, a division of Universal Studio Group and Broadway Video. Paul serves as showrunner and wrote all of the original songs for the series. Lorne Michaels is executive producer.
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