Upcoming Shows

  • Mon - 2/8 8:00 PM Buy Tickets
    Best of The Second City Come see where it all began! The Best of The Second City features some of the best sketches, songs, and improvisations from their fifty-two year history performed by The Second City Touring Company. F...
  • Mon - 2/8 8:00 PM Buy Tickets
    The Blackout Diaries The Blackout Diairies is a comedy show where standup comedians, plus 'regular' people (cops, firefighters, teachers, etc) tell true drinking stories. Then you, the audience, can ask questions....
  • Mon - 2/8 8:00 PM Buy Tickets
    Level 6 Conservatory Show Second City Chicago Special Events / Chicago, IL Come out to the ETC Theatre this Monday night for Graduation performances by Level 6 Conservatory students. Sets include a mixture of original scenes and blackouts created by the ensembles as well as ...
  • Tue - 2/9 8:00 PM Buy Tickets
    The Second City's 104th Revue: Fool Me Twice, Déjà Vu Be part of Second City history and get an exclusive look at all new material for The Second City's 104th Revue. Jeff Award-Winning Director Ryan Bernier is back along with returning ense...
  • Tue - 2/9 8:00 PM Buy Tickets
    The Second City's Fast, Loud & Funny Second City is proud to present this in-your-face indictment of the modern condition. Millennial social media dilemmas, D-bags on dates, and auto-tuned relationships are just a few of the targets thi...
  • Wed - 2/10 8:00 PM Buy Tickets
    Afro- Futurism Afro- Futurism is the future of comedy. The vanguard of Chicago’s hippest African-American talent provides the street satire and cultural cosmologies of a city on the brink. This variety show o...
  • Wed - 2/10 8:00 PM Buy Tickets
    Second City's Game Night THE SECOND CITY'S GAME NIGHT "Supercharged with off-the-cuff hilarity" - The Real Chicago What happens when Chicago’s best improvisers are tossed head first into a...
  • Wed - 2/10 8:00 PM Buy Tickets
    The Second City's 104th Revue: Fool Me Twice, Déjà Vu Be part of Second City history and get an exclusive look at all new material for The Second City's 104th Revue. Jeff Award-Winning Director Ryan Bernier is back along with returning ense...
  • Wed - 2/10 10:30 PM Buy Tickets
    Sketch Cast Sketch Cast: Writing Program Ensembles! Wednesdays at 10:30pm Sketch Cast ensembles write and perform their own material, January 20th - February 24th, in the deMaat Theatre! ...
  • Thu - 2/11 7:00 PM Buy Tickets
    Second City's Fast, Loud & Funny (Private Event)
  • Thu - 2/11 8:00 PM Buy Tickets
    The Second City's 104th Revue: Fool Me Twice, Déjà Vu Be part of Second City history and get an exclusive look at all new material for The Second City's 104th Revue. Jeff Award-Winning Director Ryan Bernier is back along with returning ense...
  • Thu - 2/11 8:00 PM Buy Tickets
    The Second City e.t.c.'s 39th Revue-Soul Brother, Where Art Thou? Soul Brother, Where Art Thou? hilariously explores the ups and downs of modern life - our co-dependent relationship with technology, the paranoid perils of online dating and battling the loud chorus o...
  • Thu - 2/11 10:30 PM Buy Tickets
    Coached Ensembles Talented newcomers from The Second City Training Center’s A-E program take the stage for a 8-week run of fantastic short form improv.
  • Thu - 2/11 10:30 PM Buy Tickets
    Jam Sandwich Improv! Comedy! Excitement! An all-new improvised show featuring faculty and students of the Second City Training Center. Thursdays @ 10:30pm Forever de Maat Studio Theater 1608 N. Wel...
  • Fri - 2/12 7:00 PM Buy Tickets
    You Will Relate to This Show Whether you're enduring a winter break-up, swiping right in all the wrong places, or falling in and out of love at zoo-lights, Em & Dani have been there, and are going to tell you all about it...
  • Fri - 2/12 7:00 PM Buy Tickets
    Stars and Gripes Laughter is the best medicine, especially when you’ve seen the darkest side of humanity. “Stars and Gripes,” presented by The Veterans of Comedy, is a sketch show written, directed a...
  • Fri - 2/12 8:00 PM Buy Tickets
    The Second City e.t.c.'s 39th Revue-Soul Brother, Where Art Thou? Soul Brother, Where Art Thou? hilariously explores the ups and downs of modern life - our co-dependent relationship with technology, the paranoid perils of online dating and battling the loud chorus o...
  • Fri - 2/12 8:00 PM Buy Tickets
    The Second City's 104th Revue: Fool Me Twice, Déjà Vu Be part of Second City history and get an exclusive look at all new material for The Second City's 104th Revue. Jeff Award-Winning Director Ryan Bernier is back along with returning ense...
  • Fri - 2/12 8:00 PM Buy Tickets
    #DateMe: An OKCupid Experiment #DATEME: AN OKCUPID EXPERIMENT "Hilarious" - The Real Chicago "An authentic sense of heart" - Chicago Reader "Enjoy an evening of hilarious r...
  • Fri - 2/12 8:30 PM Buy Tickets
    SKORT and a Mystery Guest... ONE NIGHT ONLY! If you’re busy tonight, you’re out of luck. The One Night Series is a collection of some of the best student improv and sketch groups, but you can only catch it for one nig...
  • Fri - 2/12 9:00 PM Buy Tickets
    Play PLAY WHAT: An improvised play. Based on your suggestion. It’s Opening and Closing night of a BRAND NEW play. LOCATION: de Maat Theater WHEN: Fridays at ...
  • Fri - 2/12 9:00 PM Buy Tickets
    The Blackout Cabaret: The Boys Second City Chicago Special Events / Chicago, IL The Boys. We make it worse. Susan Messing and Rachael Mason are joined by Norm Holly, Ryan Archibald, and Craig Uhlir for an evening of unfettered improvised dumb. Fridays at 9pm until the Earth s...
  • Fri - 2/12 10:00 PM Buy Tickets
    Gold Fools Gold Fools is a dynamic two person improv group made up of Bryan Andino and Matt Waechter the high energy show will be completely improvised based on audience suggestion. Join them Friday nights along...
  • Fri - 2/12 10:00 PM Buy Tickets
    Babies in Business Suits Peter-Pan-syndrome runs rampant in Magic City's Babies in Business Suits sketch revue. A riotous look at the highs and lows of navigating the adult world when you feel—and probably are&mdash...
  • Fri - 2/12 11:00 PM Buy Tickets
    The Second City's 104th Revue: Fool Me Twice, Déjà Vu Be part of Second City history and get an exclusive look at all new material for The Second City's 104th Revue. Jeff Award-Winning Director Ryan Bernier is back along with returning ense...
  • Fri - 2/12 11:00 PM Buy Tickets
    The Second City e.t.c.'s 39th Revue-Soul Brother, Where Art Thou? Soul Brother, Where Art Thou? hilariously explores the ups and downs of modern life - our co-dependent relationship with technology, the paranoid perils of online dating and battling the loud chorus o...
  • Fri - 2/12 11:00 PM Buy Tickets
    #DateMe: An OKCupid Experiment #DATEME: AN OKCUPID EXPERIMENT "Hilarious" - The Real Chicago "An authentic sense of heart" - Chicago Reader "Enjoy an evening of hilarious r...
  • Sat - 2/13 4:00 PM Buy Tickets
    Best of The Second City Come see where it all began! The Best of The Second City features some of the best sketches, songs, and improvisations from their fifty-two year history performed by The Second City Touring Company. F...
  • Sat - 2/13 4:00 PM Buy Tickets
    The Second City's Fast, Loud & Funny Second City is proud to present this in-your-face indictment of the modern condition. Millennial social media dilemmas, D-bags on dates, and auto-tuned relationships are just a few of the targets thi...
  • Sat - 2/13 7:00 PM Buy Tickets
    Thoughts and Prayers & Other Magical Things Thoughts and Prayers & Other Magical Things tackles identity and self-actualization in the fascinating age of search engine optimization. Ever woken up and realized you're not who you thought ...