Thursday, March 21, 2013

Mainstage Opening Announced

Second City has announced the opening of their new mainstage show.
The Second City is proud to announce the opening of The Second City's 101st Revue, Let Them Eat Chaos. Reviewing press are invited to attend the show on Sunday, April 7, 2013, at 7:00 p.m. at The Second City Mainstage Theatre (1616 N. Wells Street). A Grand Opening is scheduled for Wednesday, April 10, 2013, at 8:00 p.m.

Thursday, January 3, 2013

Mary Sohn's Last Night is tonight

I know I am slacking off here but Mary Sohn's last night on Mainstage is tonight.  It must be big because Allison Bills is flying back to Chicago to be there.

Monday, October 15, 2012

Paul Brittain coming to iO on Tuesday night

The following was sent out via the iO Chicago mailing list on Monday afternoon:
One Night Only: SNL's Paul Brittain joins The Reckoning's Jet Eveleth

Saturday Night Live castmember and iO alum Paul Brittain returns to the theater for a one-night only engagement, perfomring alongside The Reckoning's Jet Eveleth in their celebrated improvised show Ted and Melanie. Join them THIS TUESDAY, October 16th at 10:30 in our Cabaret Theater, along with The Scoundrels and Super Human. That's THREE incredible shows for just FIVE BUCKS. Tickets for this show are limited and will sell out, so get yours today by calling the iO box office at 773-880-0199, or buy online through TicketWeb here.

WHAT: Ted and Melanie (with The Scoundrels and Super Human)
WHEN: Tuesday October 16th, 10:30 PM
WHERE: iO's Cabaret Theater
TICKETS: $5
RESERVATIONS: www.ioimprov.com

Friday, October 5, 2012

TV deals...

Several Second City alumni have had deals made with networks this week.  They include Tami Sagher, Kourtney Kang, Brian Gallivan, Stephanie Weir, Peter Murietta, and Adam McKay.

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Former Second City students on TV

In addition to all the alumni on SNL, Lamorne Morris is a former Second City student that is doing well on the small screen.  He is a cast member on New Girl, which airs Tuesday nights on FOX.  He has been named by Chicago Magazine as an actor to watch this season.

Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Second City offers CTU strike relief

For parents of students in the Chicago Public Schools, Second City is offering a free CPS Strike Camp for children.

Lunch is not included but it is first come, first serve.  The time of the camp is 10 AM-3:30 PM with an half hour supervised break for lunch.