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Chicago: A training ground for the likes of Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Steve Carell and others, this legendary comedy club now boasts -IFC Staff
The world famous Second City, launched the careers of numerous SNL alumni, such improv greats as John Belushi, Bill Murray, Steve Carell, and Tina Fey.
If you’re up for laughs, you must stop into Second City. It’s one of the best comedy clubs in the country and always a fun night. - Nikki
Go on line and order your tix in advance. better to watch from the reserved section
Order some food and drinks! Free refills with the souvenir glass!
Go to Second City and laugh yourself silly - improve at it's best
Reality is funnier than fiction and unintentional comedy is the best kind of comedy. These performers demonstrate just those things with their brilliant comedic skills!
Everyone should see Second City at least once. It is one of the best sketch comedy venues in the country. Go to Adobo for margaritas and dinner beforehand.
The improv classes are a great way to learn about team work and meet some great people.
" 101 Revue "was surprisingly hilarious! Better than "We are all in this room together"! Drinks are over priced.
The new show "Spoiler Alert" - hilarious! Maybe the best SC show I've seen yet.
Catch an improv show here or take a class...either way, well worth it.
Order Mike's Hard Lemonade for $4 and get strange looks from the waiter all night long...
50 years as a Comedy Giant.
Go check out "We're All in This Room Together." I have never laughed so hard!
Even if you know nothing about improv, chances are you've heard of Second City.
Our concierge Samantha at Sax Chicago says, "You *will* laugh at Second City. It's twisted, in a good way. Don’t miss 'South Side of Heaven.'"
Stay for the improv!
The show was amazing. The improv after was just as good. Definitely worth the time. Laughed my ass off.
Go here to watch Taming of the Flu. Great show!
If your visiting the city, Second City is a must see! So many famous comedians have checked in and out of Second City! Small theater & atmosphere makes for a personal comedic experience
My favorite place in Chicago hands down.
Great show! Whatever you do, don‘t check your coat it takes so long since there's only one guy working at coat check
The 54-year-old sketch comedy club has been turning out A-list stars—Tina Fey; Steve Carell; Stephen Colbert—for more than 50 years, and is still the place to catch fledgling writers and actors.
Dear second city, I'm drunk and would like to drink more. Unfortunately you guys suck at taking drink orders. Sincerely a would be paying drink customer
Get there early for a good seat! They pull audience from the front for impromptu acts! Definitely a good time! Show lasted about 2.5 hours! (The best of second city)
Open since 1959, Second City has offered the best in improv comedy for years. Be ready: you might get the chance to participate!
Will B taking voice over classes here.... I am so excited!!! Squeeeee!!! #MyDreamsAreFinallyBeingRealized. :-)
Bring your own lotion because there isn't any at the tables.
Phone bookings are cheaper than using the Internet.
Unless you really want the souvenir glass, save your money. The free refills are hard to come by if you never see your server again until the end of the show.
Few know that seat are first-come first-serve here — show up 30 minutes early for great seats at the main stage. For more local tips, follow us on 4sq or check out
If you purchase the tickets on-site, you won't incur the ridiculous transaction fee from ordering them online. But, you'll need to purchase days ahead of time, as the shows will sell out.
True Story: I auditioned here once; you’d be surprised at how no one appreciates a mime anymore.
been coming here for 25 years and the shows are always side splitting. for best seats get here early and sit on the "rail"
Was my first time there...saw Spoiler Alert...was pretty hillarious.
Team Tenderness from Behind .... Rocks!
"The Absolute Best Friggin Time of Your Life" totally lives up to it's name!
Tuesdays, 10:30 - 7 days shorts! Videos and improv. Check it out!
Always a barrel of laughs, a variety of sketches with witty humor.
Ladies Night was a raucous unapologetic look at the daily bullshit these ladies face on the reg.
$12 tickets for great Sketch comedy with no minimum drink orders, at the comedy spot that half of SNL came from.
Great sketch based evening, some hit, some miss. As a Brit it surprised me how much casual racism there was in the show.
The show of course
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