New York City
The performance will feature some of the best sketches, songs, and improvisations from The Second City’s forty-five plus year history. Founded in Chicago in 1959, The Second City has become the premier training ground for the comedy worlds best and brightest. Their alumni list reads like a who’s who of American comedy, as it includes: Alan Arkin, Joan Rivers, Peter Boyle, John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, Bill Murray, Martin Short, John Candy, Bonnie Hunt, Chris Farley, Mike Myers, Tina Fey, Steve Carell, Stephen Colbert, Horatio Sanz, Ryan Stiles and countless others. Not only will an evening with The Second City provide audiences with the chance to see comedy stars in the making, but they will also have the opportunity to see absolutely hilarious satire and cutting-edge improvisation. No topic or subject matter is off limits for The Second City. If your parents asked you not to speak about it at the dinner table, chances are it will be made fun of in an evening with The Second City.