The Second City is an improvisational comedy enterprise that originated in Chicago's Old Town neighborhood. The Second City Theatre opened on December 16, 1959 and has since expanded its presence to several other cities, including Toronto and Los Angeles. Since its debut, the Second City has consistently been a starting point for comedians, award winning actors, directors, and others in show business. Check out one of their shows and save on your ticket by using a The Second City coupon!
The Second City specializes in sketch comedy and improv and has been performing for audiences for over 50 years. They have resident companies in Chicago and Toronto, as well as National Touring Companies and casts on NCL cruises. They perform in comedy shows seven nights a week. Their shows consist of short scenes, songs, and improvised comedy sketches, sure to make any audience laugh with joy. Cocktails and food are available throughout the show as well. Check out their latest project at www.SecondCityNetwork.com, which features Second City talent in original and hysterical short form comedy videos online. The Second City has also produced television programs in both the United States and Canada including SCTV, Second City Presents, and Next Comedy Legend.
If you are interested in learning more about sketch comedy and improv, be sure to check out The Second City’s training center, which offers courses in improvisation, advanced improvisation, acting, writing, music, TV, film and digital, physical theater, directing and producing, classes for educators, and other specialty courses. If you are really interested in jumping in head first, check out one of their many immersion and intensive courses as well. Whether you want to enjoy a show or take a course, you can save when you use a The Second City coupon with your reservation or signup.