We have classes for all ages and levels of experience. Browse our course catalog, or register now!
Chicago Course Catalog
Our entire upcoming catalog is listed below. Check the course detail page for further information. Click on the term or date links on class pages for available class times. Please note that some courses are not offered every term and may not be available at this time. Adult courses are open to students 19 and older. Youth & Teen courses are also available!
Adult improvisation classes, acting classes, and writing classes are tailor made for people who want to learn more about the art of comedy but aren't necessarily focused on turning it into a career just yet.
Directing and Producing
Classes for Educators
Professional Courses are for students who are embarking on a professional career in improv, writing, acting, or comedy. Please note that all classes under this section have pre-requisites that include an audition and/or completion of other coursework at the Second City.
Youth & Teen Courses - Chicago
Youth and Teen classes are for students ages 4-18. All classes are grouped by ages. Full classes are held in 14-week Fall and Winter sessions with 6-week sessions available in late Fall, Spring and Summer. Click on the term dates on class information pages for available class times.
Winter 2014 classes are open for registration and begin January 11. Early registration for Winter 2014 classes ends December 31.
Winter Break and Spring Break camps are available during the end of the year school holidays. Check out the details under "Camps and Intensives" below.
Scholarships are available for the 14-week Fall and Winter terms and Summer Camps. The application deadline for the Winter 2014 session has passed. Applicants will be notified by December 16.