Comedy Theatre

Looking For a Fun Comedy Theatre in Chicago?

If you live in Chicago, you know there is never a shortage of things to do in Chicago. There are always live shows, Broadway plays and a plethora of restaurants and bars at your fingertips. However, it seems many people choose to frequent the same places again and again; it is time to try something new and exciting! The Second City is a comedy theatre in Chicago that offers liver performances for those looking for entertainment, and even classes for those who want to entertain others. Read more about why Chicago residents and tourists alike love visiting us.

Classes For Everyone

Want to become the next Tina Fey? Want a new hobby to fill your time? Want to get more comfortable with public speaking? Whether you are serious about learning comedy, looking for something fun to do outside of your routine or wish to improve your self-confidence, classes at The Second City can appeal to your needs. We offer classes for people of all ages and interests; our students can even take classes online! Students may even have the opportunity to star in a show at our comedy theatre. Members of our famous alumni have gone on to star in sketch comedy shows and major motion pictures.

We Dare You Not to Laugh When You Come to a Show

If you prefer being a member of the audience over being onstage, our diverse range of shows are always rotating, so you can visit again and again and see something new every time. Our comedy theatre has various performances happening at a time on our three different stages: the e.t.c. Theater, the UP Comedy Club, and our Training Center. From improv shows, to touring shows to standup, there is something here for everyone to enjoy. Have a drink and some food with friends while laughing your head off!

Comedy Theatre Tickets

Don’t waste any more time sitting at the same bar listening to the same stories — try something new and sign up for a class or buy a ticket to one of our shows today! Tickets and class registration are available on our website or by calling us at 312-337-3992. Our theatre is conveniently located in the Old Town neighborhood of Chicago; easy to access through public transportation from just about anywhere in the city. Come visit us today — we look forward to bringing more laughter into your life!