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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.

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!

*May 1: Term 2 Class
*May 8: Term 2 Class
*May 15: Term 2 Class
*May 22: Term 2 Class-GRADUATION SHOW!
May 29: NO SHOW-Memorial Day holiday
June 5: Term 3 Class
June 5: Term 3 Class
June 12: Term 3 Class
June 19: Term 3 Class
June 26: Term 3 Class
*July 3: Term 3 Class
*July 10: Term 3 Class
*July 17: Term 3 Class
*July 24: Term 3 Class-GRADUATION SHOW!

(* indicates 7:00 pre­show)

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
May 21 – Level 5
June 4 – Level 4
June 11 – Level 3
June 18 – Level 4
June 25 – Level 5

Friday, June 23 – Blackout Cabaret
5:30pm – Ranjit Souri
6:30pm – Casey Whitaker (The Hornswagglers)

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. 

Friday, June 23 – Skybox Theater
7:00 – Ali Barthwell (Monday)
8:00 – Anthony LeBlanc (Thursday)
9:00 – Kevin Reome (Tuesday)
10:00 – Matt Van Colton (Tuesday)
11:00 – Craig Uhlir (Wednesday)

Saturday, July 1 – Skybox Theater
7:00 – Tim O’Malley (Tuesday)
8:00 – Jessica Mitolo (Saturday)
9:00 – Julia DiFerdinando (Saturday)
10:00 – Tim O’Malley (Wednesday)
11:00 – Andel Sudik (Sunday)

Sunday, July 2 – Skybox Theater
7:00 – Tim O’Malley (Monday)

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.

Saturday, June 24 – Skybox Theater
8:30 – Nicole Hastings (Monday) & Tiffani Swalley (Tuesday)
9:30 – Asher Perlman (Saturday) & Rene Duquesnoy (Wednesday)
10:30 – Jack Bronis (Thursday) & Mark Czoske (Wednesday)

Sunday, June 25 – Skybox Theater
7:30 – Jack Bronis (Sunday) & Asher Perlman (Sunday)
8:30 – Tabetha Wells (Thursday)

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, June 16 – Skybox Theater
7:00 – Scott Elam (Sunday)
7:30 – Sean Cusick (Wednesday)
8:00 – Patrick Rowland (Monday)
8:30 – Nicole Hastings (Tuesday)
9:00 – Tiffani Swalley (Wednesday)
9:30 – Casey Whitaker (Friday)

Saturday, June 17 – Skybox Theater
7:00 – Mark Czoske (Saturday)
7:30 – Mark Piebenga (Thursday)
8:00 – Janna Sobel (Monday)
8:30 – Mark Czoske (Monday)
9:00 – Julia DiFerdinando (Monday)
9:30 – Nick Johne (Tuesday)
10:00 – Stephanie Anderson (Wednesday)
10:30 – Jeannie Cahill-Griggs (Thursday)

Sunday, June 18 – Skybox Theater

Level 2
9:00 PM – Jessica Mitolo (Tuesday) & Anneliese Toft (Tuesday)

 

Sunday, July 2 – Skybox Theater

Level 3
8:00 PM – Jeff Bouthiette (Wednesday) & Micah Philbrook (Wednesday)

Sunday, June 25 – de Maat Studio Theater
6:45 PM – MI 2
7:30 PM – MI 3
8:15 PM – MI 4
9:00 PM – MI 5

Music Improv Level 6 Show
Sundays at 8:00 PM – Skybox Theater
May 7 – June 18 (no show on May 28)

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

Friday, June 23 – de Maat Studio Theater
7:00 – Stand-up 101 – Marty DeRosa (Tuesday)
8:30 – Stand-up 101 – KJ Whitehead (Sunday)
10:00 – Stand-up 101 – Erin Field (Wednesday)

Saturday, June 24 – de Maat Studio Theater
7:00 – Stand-up 101 – Chris Condren (Sunday)
8:30 – Stand-up 101 – Bryan Bowden (Wednesday)
10:00 – Stand-up 201 – Chris Condren (Sunday)

Friday, June 23 – The Corner Stage (2nd floor)
7:30 – Performing Your Story (Janna Sobel)

May 5-26, 2017
Donny’s Skybox Theater

7:00 – Tiffani Swalley
8:30 – Bina Martin
10:00 – Jesse Swanson

June 30-July 29, 2017
deMaat Studio Theater

7:00 – Tyler Dean Kempf

Monday, June 5 – Judy’s Beat Lounge

7:30 PM – Tabetha Wells
8:00 – Jeff Bouthiette
8:30 – Jess Mitolo
9:00 – Jay Steigmann

Wednesday, May 31 – Judy’s Beat Lounge

7:30 PM – Bina Martin
8:30 PM – Anthony LeBlanc

Tuesday, May 30 – Judy’s Beat Lounge

7:30 PM – Jesse Swanson
8:00 – JJ Howe
8:30 – Adam Schreck
9:00 – Claire Linic

Sunday, June 25 – Judy’s Beat Lounge
8:00 – Nancy Beckett

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