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. Class groups are listed by their instructor(s) and class time in some instance.

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!

 

Term 1 2020

Mondays, ETC Theatre

Term 1 2020

Mondays, ETC Theatre

*January 6: Term 6 Class SHOW (Term 1 class improv set)

*January 14 (TUESDAY): Term 6 Class SHOW (Term 1 class improv set)

*January 20: Term 6 Class SHOW (Term 1 class improv set)

*January 27: Term 6 Class SHOW – GRAD NIGHT (Term 1 class improv set)

 

February 3: Term 1 Class Previews

February 10: Term 1 Class Previews

February 17: Term 1 Class Previews

February 24: Term 1 Class Previews

 

Term 2 2020

Mondays, ETC Theatre

*March 2: Term 1 Class SHOW (Term 2 class improv set)

*March 9: Term 1 Class SHOW (Term 2 class improv set)

*March 16: Term 1 Class SHOW (Term 2 class improv set)

*March 23: Term 1 Class SHOW – GRAD NIGHT (Term 2 class improv set)

 

(For Level 6 shows, *indicates 7:00 improv pre-show.)

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 PM – Skybox

January 26  – Level 5 Shows – 6 p.m.

February 2 – Level 4 Shows – 6 p.m

February 9 – Level 3 Shows – 6 p.m.

February 16 – Level 4 Shows – 6 p.m.

February 23 – Level 5 Shows – 6 p.m.

Students completing the Acting Lab program present a showcase at the end of their training. 
Tickets: $8 – General, $5 – Students, and free for Second City Students.

Admission is free, no reservations taken.

Sunday, March 1st – The Blackout Cabaret

8:00 p.m. HDR Level 3 – Catharine Savage

 

Sunday, March 8th – The Blackout Cabaret

5:00 p.m. – HDR Advanced Ensemble – David Quiñones

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, February 28th – de Maat

7:00 p.m. Mark Czoske (Monday 7p)

8:30 p.m. Catharine Savage IFAX E (Sunday 6p)

10:00 p.m. Steve Han (Thursday 7p Yellow)

 

Sunday, March 1st- Blackout Cabaret

6:00 p.m. Cynthia Bangert (Tuesday 7p Orange)

 

Friday, March 6th – Skybox

10:30pm Norm Holly (Saturday 1p)

 

Saturday, March 7th – Skybox

7:30 p.m. Tiffani Swalley (Wednesday 7p)

9:00 p.m. David Montgomery (Thursday 7p Orange)

10:30 p.m. Ryan Bernier Tuesday 7p Yellow)

 

Level F Show

Friday, February 28th – Judy’s Beat Lounge

7:30 p.m. Kevin Reome (Tuesday 7p)

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, February 28th – Skybox

7:30 p.m. Jessica Mitolo IFAX D (Sunday 6p)/Stuart Ranson (Sunday 12p)

8:30 p.m. Sean Sullivan (Thursday 7p)/Molly Todd Madison (Wednesday 7p)

9:30 p.m. Steve Han (Tuesday 7p Coral)/Stuart Ranson (Sunday 6p)

 

Improv Express 3

Sunday, February 9th – Blackout Cabaret

6:00 p.m. Andrew McCammon Improv Express Level 3

 

Improv for Actors 3

Saturday, February 29th – de Maat

7:00 p.m. Law Tarello IFA 3

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, February 29th – Skybox

6:30 p.m Stuart Ranson (Wednesday 7p)/Mark Thomson (Wednesday 1p)

7:30 p.m. Kevin Reome (Thursday 7p)/Sean Cusick (Monday 7p Yellow)

8:30 p.m. Nick Rees (Tuesday 7p Yellow)/ Lisa Bany IFAX C (Sunday 6p)

9:30 p.m. Andrew McCammon (Saturday 1)/Andrew McCammon (Monday 7p Orange)

10:30 p.m. Mark Piebanga (Tuesday 7p Orange)/Nelson Velazquez (Sunday 12p)

Tickets: $8 General, $5 Student, FREE TC Students

Sunday, March 1st –de Maat

5:00 p.m. MI 1 Sheri Flanders/Steph McCullough

6:00 p.m. MI 3 Amber Linde/Amanda Murphy

7:00 p.m. MI 4 Kate Cohen/Amanda Murphy

 

MI 5 Shows – Skybox – 7:30pm Rachael Mason & Kate Cohen

January 12th

January 19th

January 26th

February 2nd

February 9th

February 16th

February 23rd

**70-80 minute show, classes combined

Tickets: $8 – General, $5 – Students, Free for Second City Students

Saturday, February 29th – de Maat

8:30 p.m – Stand Up 2 Amy Young (Wednesday 7p)

 

Friday, March 6th – de Maat

7:00 p.m. – Stand Up 1 Andrew Thorp (Sunday 3p Orange)

8:30 p.m. – Stand Up 1 Audrey Jonas (Monday 7p Orange)

10:00 p.m. -Stand Up 1 Glenn Earich (Sunday 6p)

 

Saturday, March 7th – de Maat

7:00 p.m. – Stand Up 1 Sydney Davis (Thursday 7p)

8:30 p.m. – Stand Up 1 Nick Johne (Saturday 1p)

10:00 p.m. – Stand Up 1 Sydney Davis (Wednesday 7p)

 

Sunday, March 8th – de Maat

5:00 p.m. – Stand Up 1 Catharine Savage (Twice a Week) 

6:30 p.m. – Stand Up 1 Bryan Bowden (Monday 7p Yellow)

8:00 p.m. – Stand Up 1 Kayla Pulley (Sunday 3p Yellow)

 

Sunday, March 8th – Judy’s Beat

6:30 p.m. – Stand Up 2 Nick Johne (Sunday 3p)

Tickets: $8 General, $5 Student, FREE TC Students

Sunday, March 1st- Judy’s Beat Lounge

6:30 p.m. – Storytelling 1 Catharine Savage (Sunday 3p)

 

Sunday, March 1st- Blackout Cabaret

7:00 p.m. Storytelling 2 Jessica Mitolo (Sunday 3p)

 

Friday, March 6th – Judy’s Beat Lounge 

7:30 p.m. Storytelling 1 Andrew McCammon (Saturday 10a)

 

Sunday, March 8th -Blackout Cabaret

6:00 p.m. Storytelling 1 Edmund O’Brien (Thursday 7p)

Tickets: $13 – General, $11 – Students, $7 — Second City Students

Term 1 2020 (Term 6 2019 W6 Classes)

Fridays, January 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st

7:30 p.m. Bina Martin

9:00 p.m. Jesse Swanson

10:30 p.m. Andrew McCammon

 

Term 2 2020 (Term 6 2019 W6 Classes)

Fridays, March 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th

7:30 p.m. Jay Steigmann

9:00 p.m. Molly Todd Madison

Youth & Teen Ensembles – Judy’s Beat Lounge