Entertainment District

Entertainment District

Within Toronto lie many neighborhoods, such as Eglinton, Yorkville, and more. One of these is the Entertainment District, named so because of the many theatres, nightlife, and more located in the area. The Second City is one such theatre located in the Entertainment District, in the heart of downtown Toronto.

Comedy Shows in the Entertainment District


When you are in an area called the Entertainment District, you can be sure that there are many things to do and events to partake in. If you are looking for a fun and inexpensive night out, visit The Second City! We have many shows to choose from on both the Toronto Mainstage and the John Candy Box Theatre. In addition, the shows are often rotating, so you can always find something new to watch. If you want to enjoy comedy in the Entertainment District, The Second City needs to be your first stop.

Comedy Classes in the Entertainment District


The Second City has a long and illustrious history of being one of the greatest training centers for comedians. Notable alumni of our Toronto stage include Mike Myers, Dan Aykroyd, and Gilda Radner. Whether you are looking to just try something new or want to break into the world of comedy, The Second City has a class suited for your needs. We offer courses for all skill levels, as well as teens and adults. Online classes and specialty workshops are also available.


Learning the art of improv is a skillset that will help you in many aspects of your life. You don’t need to be an aspiring comedian to take our classes-though we definitely welcome those with the passion to become the next Tina Fey! Located right in the Entertainment District, you will be able to hone your craft and have a great time with courses at The Second City Training Centre.

Visit The Second City Toronto


Comedy changed when The Second City opened its doors all those years ago. Whether you are visiting the Entertainment District area or live in Toronto, going to a comedy show at The Second City is a great way to spend the night laughing. From touring shows to improv classes, The Second City has it all. Visit us in the Entertainment District and find out how funny improv can be!









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