King West

King West

The King West Village, located in Toronto, is one of the fastest growing neighborhoods in the area. It is home to many young professionals looking for an exciting place to live and work. Not only is it close to downtown offices and nightlife, it is also within walking distance to the Entertainment District. With these amenities close by, it makes sense that many are flocking to the King West Village.

Things To Do Near King West


One of the more entertaining and exciting things to do near King West Village is to take in a comedy show. Toronto’s comedy scene has always been one of the best, in part due to the introduction of The Second City back in the 1960’s. The Second City is one of the most legendary comedy clubs, churning out stars such as Chris Farley, Mike Myers, and Tina Fey.


Our comedy shows are a great way to experience the art of improvisation, as well as a fun way to spend the evening. From date night to a company get together, our wide range of comedy shows are bound to have something for everyone! Head to the Entertainment District from King West Village to enjoy a night of laughs, courtesy of either our Mainstage Theatre or John Candy Box Theatre.

Taking Improv Courses


After you see one of our shows, you may decide that you want to try your hand at improv. With The Second City Training Centre, you can! Whether you are looking to try something new to break up your routine or have always had a passion for comedy, we have a course available for you. We accept all ages and all skill levels, and offer everything from improv to comedy writing. If you are living in King West Village, try something fun and exciting with comedy courses at The Second City Training Centre!

Visit The Second City Toronto


The Second City Toronto is a must-see when you are visiting the area, no matter if you are staying in the Entertainment District, King West Village, Eglinton, or somewhere else. We offer a myriad of rotating shows that feature up-and-coming comedians. In addition, if you cannot come and see us, we do have touring shows. The Second City has a long and storied history of showcasing amazing comedians. We’re just a short distance away from King West Village; experience side-splitting laughter and pure entertainment today!









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