Class Graduation Shows

Catch the next generation of improvisers as they develop by attending the Chicago Training Center student performances. Say you saw them first “way back when!” Check out the different programs and schedules below. Class groups are listed by their instructor(s) and class time in some instance.

Student Performance Schedule

Come out to the e.t.c. Theater on Monday nights for performances by Level 6 Conservatory students. Sets include a mixture of original scenes and blackouts created by the ensemble as well as some improv. The main show features students at the end of their Conservatory training, culminating in a final graduate show. Tickets are $10 each, $5 for Students and free for students with a current Second City Training Center ID. A free 7 PM pre-set featuring students at the beginning of their Level 5 training is indicated on the dates below with an asterisk. Come often and see the shows change!

*March 4: Term 1 Class Show
*March 11: Term 1 Class Show
*March 18: Term 1 Class Show
*March 25 – Term 1 Class-GRADUATION SHOW!
April 1: Term 2 Class
April 8: Term 2 Class
April 15: Term 2 Class
April 22: Term 2 Class
*April 29: Term 2 Class Show
*May 6: Term 2 Class Show
*May 13: Term 2 Class Show
*May 20 – Term 2 Class-GRADUATION SHOW!

(* indicates 7:00 pre­show)

 

2019 Conservatory Graduation Dates
The following are tentatively scheduled performance dates for 2019. All are subject to change. Performance times will be confirmed after the start of the term.

July 22, September 23, November 18, December 13, January 27 (2020)

Come out to Skybox on Sunday nights for performances by Level 3-5 Conservatory students. Sets include a mixture of original scenes and blackouts created by the ensemble as well as some improv. Admission is free, no reservations taken.

Sundays, 6:00 PM – Skybox

Conservatory Level 5 Shows: March 17 and April 14
Conservatory Level 4 Shows: March 24 and April 7
Conservatory Level 3 Shows: March 31

 

2019 Class Performance Dates
The following are tentatively scheduled performance dates for 2019. All are subject to change. Performance times will be confirmed after the start of the term.

Term 2 2019
Conservatory Level 5 Shows: March 17 and April 14
Conservatory Level 4 Shows: March 24 and April 7
Conservatory Level 3 Shows: March 31

Term 3 2019
Conservatory Level 5 Shows: May 12 and June 9
Conservatory Level 4 Shows: May 19 and June 16
Conservatory Level 3 Shows: June 2

Term 4 2019
Conservatory Level 5 Shows: July 14 and August 11
Conservatory Level 4 Shows: July 21 and August 4
Conservatory Level 3 Shows: July 28

Term 5 2019
Conservatory Level 5 Shows: September 15 and October 13
Conservatory Level 4 Shows: September 22 and October 6
Conservatory Level 3 Shows: September 29

Term 6 2019
Conservatory Level 5 Shows: November 3 and December 8
Conservatory Level 4 Shows: November 10 and December 1
Conservatory Level 3 Shows: November 17

Donny’s Skybox Theater
7:30 p.m. Wednesday, December 19
7:30 p.m. Saturday, December 22

Friday, May 3 – Blackout Cabaret
5:30pm – Advanced Ensemble

 

2019 Class Performance Dates
The following are tentatively scheduled performance dates for 2019. All are subject to change. Performance times will be confirmed after the start of the term.

June 21, August 16, October 18, December 13

Students completing the Improv Program present a show of improvisation and performance games at the close of their training. 
Tickets: $8 – General, $5 – Students, and free for Second City Students. No reservations taken. 

Saturday, May 4 – Skybox Theater
5:30 p.m. Molly Todd Madison (Sunday 3p)
6:30 p.m. Joe Janes (Thursday 7p Orange)
7:30 p.m. Ross Taylor (Tuesday 7p)
8:30 p.m. Damon Royster (Thursday 7p Yellow)
9:30 p.m. Stuart Ranson (Wednesday 7p Yellow)
10:30 p.m. Jonny Nelson (Wednesday 7p Orange)

 

2019 Class Performance Dates
The following are tentatively scheduled performance dates for 2019. All are subject to change. Performance times will be confirmed after the start of the term.

June 28-30, August 24, October 25-26, December 19-20

Students completing the Improv Program present a show of improvisation and performance games at the close of their training.
Tickets: $5 – General, $3 – Students, and free for Second City students. No reservations taken.

Friday, May 3 – Skybox Theater
6:00 p.m. Ross Taylor (Monday 7p)/Sam Super (Tuesday 4p)

Friday, May 10 – Skybox Theater
6:00 p.m. Kate Cohen (Wednesday 7p)/Stuart Ranson (Friday 6p)
10:30 p.m. Bina Martin (Saturday 1p)/Jay Steigmann (Sunday 12p)

 

2019 Class Performance Dates
The following are tentatively scheduled performance dates for 2019. All are subject to change. Performance times will be confirmed after the start of the term.

May 3-5; May 31-June 2; June 21-23 & 28-30; August 16-18; October 18-20 & 25-26; December 13-15

Students completing the Improv Program present a show of improvisation and performance games at the close of their training. Tickets: $5 – General, $3 – Students, and free for Second City students. No reservations taken.

Sunday, May 5 – Skybox Theater

5:00 p.m. Lisa Bany (Friday 6p)
5:30 p.m. Amanda Murphy (Saturday 10a)
6:00 p.m. Mark Czoske (Wednesday 7p Coral)
6:30 p.m. Sam Super (Thursday 7p Orange)
7:00 p.m. Alex Bellisle (Wednesday 7p Yellow)
7:30 p.m. Mark Czoske (Thursday 7p Yellow)
8:00 p.m. Matt Mages (Wednesday 7p Orange)
8:30 p.m. Ali Barthwell (Tuesday 7p Lime)
9:00 p.m. Micah Philbrook (Tuesday 7p)

 

2019 Class Performance Dates
The following are tentatively scheduled performance dates for 2019. All are subject to change. Performance times will be confirmed after the start of the term.

May 31-June 2; June 21-23 & 28-30; August 16-18; October 18-20 & 25-26; December 13-15

Sunday, April 28 – de Maat Studio Theater
6:30 PM – MI 1 (Orange)
7:15 PM – MI 1 (Yellow)
8:00 PM – MI 3

Music Improv Level 6 Shows
Sundays, May 12-June 9 (including May 26) – Skybox Theater

8:00 PM

 

2019 Class Performance Dates
The following are tentatively scheduled performance dates for 2019. All are subject to change. Performance times will be confirmed after the start of the term.

March 3, April 28, June 23, August 18, October 20, December 15
Graduation show runs: March 3-April 14, May 5-June 23, August 25-October 13, November 3-December 15, January 12-February 23 (2020)

Tickets: $5 – General, $3 – Students, Free for Second City Students

Friday, May 3 – de Maat Studio Theater
7:00 p.m. – Stand Up 1 Erin Field (Saturday 1p Yellow)
8:30 p.m. – Stand-Up 1 Nick Johne (Saturday 1p Orange)
10:00 p.m. – Stand Up 1 Erin Field (Thursday 7p Orange)

Friday, May 3 – Judy’s Beat Lounge
7:30 p.m. – Stand Up 2 Catharine Savage (Saturday 1p)
10:30 p.m. – Stand Up 1 Catharine Savage (Wednesday 4p)

Saturday, May 4 – de Maat Studio Theater
7:00 p.m. – Stand-Up 1 Bryan Bowden (Sunday 6p)
8:30 p.m. – Stand-Up 1 Joe Janes (Monday 7p Lime)
10:00 p.m. – Stand-Up 1 Bryan Bowden (Thursday 7p Yellow)

Saturday, May 4  – Judy’s Beat Lounge
9:00 p.m. – Stand-Up 1 Glenn Earich (Monday 7p Yellow)
10:30 p.m. – Stand-Up 1 Amy Young (Monday 7p Orange)

Sunday, May 5 – de Maat Studio Theater
6:30 p.m. Stand Up 2 – Audrey Jonas (Monday 7p)

Saturday, June 1 – de Maat Studio Theater
7:00 p.m. Stand Up 1 – Angie McMahon (Monday 7p)

 

2019 Class Performance Dates
The following are tentatively scheduled performance dates for 2019. All are subject to change. Performance times will be confirmed after the start of the term.

June 21-23 & 28-30; July 26-28; August 16-18 & 24-25; September 20-22; October 18-20 & 25-26; November 22-24; December 13-15

Sunday, May 5 – Judy’s Beat Lounge
4:00 p.m. – Storytelling 1 Sydney Davis (Tuesday 7p)
5:30 p.m. – Storytelling 1 Scott Levy (Saturday 10a)
7:00 p.m. – Storytelling 2 Jay Steigmann (Saturday 1p)
8:30 p.m. – Storytelling 1 Andrew McCammon (Wednesday 7p)

Sunday, June 2 – Judy’s Beat Lounge
6:00 p.m. – Storytelling 1 Sydney Davis (Saturday 10a)

 

2019 Class Performance Dates
The following are tentatively scheduled performance dates for 2019. All are subject to change. Performance times will be confirmed after the start of the term.

June 21-23 & 28-30; July 26-28; August 16-18 & 24-25; September 20-22; October 18-20 & 25-26; November 22-24; December 13-15

Fridays, March 8-29, 2019
Donny’s Skybox Theater

7:30 p.m. Tabetha Wells
9:00 p.m. Joe Janes

 

Fridays, May 3-24, 2019
Donny’s Skybox Theater

7:30 p.m. Andrew McCammon
9:00 p.m. Tiffani Swalley

 

2019 Class Show Dates
The following are tentatively scheduled performance dates for 2019. All are subject to change. Performance times will be confirmed after the start of the term.

June 28-July 26, August 30-September 27, October 18-November 22, January 10-February 7 (2020)

Sunday, March 3 – Donny’s Skybox Theater
6:30 p.m. Humorous Memoir 2 – Kate Ryan (Sunday 3p) combined with SCTC Writer’s Salon – Nancy Beckett

 

2019 Class Performance Dates
The following are tentatively scheduled performance dates for 2019. All are subject to change. Performance times will be confirmed after the start of the term.

May 5, June 30, August 25, October 26, December 15

Youth & Teen Ensembles – Judy’s Beat Lounge

6:00pm – November 3, 10, 17; December 1, 8 , 15

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