Select Your Location

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.

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!

*August 21: Term 4 Class
September 4: NO SHOWS-Labor Day
*September 11: Term 4 Class
*September 18: Term 4 Class
*September 25: Term 4 Class-GRADUATION SHOW!
October 2: Term 5 Class
October 9: Term 5 Class
October 16: Term 5 Class
October 23: Term 5 Class
*October 30: Term 5 Class
*November 6: Term 5 Class
*November 13: Term 5 Class
*November 21 (Tuesday): Term 5 Class-GRADUATION SHOW!

(* indicates 7:00 pre­show)

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, 6:00 PM – Skybox

September 17 – Level 5
September 24 – Level 4
October 1 – Level 3
October 8 – Level 4
October 15 – Level 5

Friday, October 20 – Blackout Cabaret
5:00pm – Erin Field (The Hornswogglers)
6:00pm – Janna Sobel (Mid Century Modern)

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. 

Saturday, October 21 – Skybox Theater
7:00 – Craig Uhlir (Monday)
8:00 – Anneliese Toft (Saturday)
9:00 – Tiffani Swalley (Tuesday)
10:00 – Jay Steigmann (Monday)
11:00 – Mark Czoske (Wednesday)

Saturday, October 28 – Skybox Theater
7:00 – Jessica Mitolo (Sunday)
8:00 – Kevin Reome (Monday)
9:00 – Patrick Rowland (Wednesday)
10:00 – Jessica Mitolo (Wednesday)

Sunday, October 29 – Skybox Theater
6:00 – Andel Sudik (Thursday)
7:00 – Jonny Nelson (Monday)
9:00 – Tyler Dean Kempf (Thursday)

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, October 20 – Skybox Theater
7:00 – TJ Medel (Wednesday) & Rene Dequesnoy (Wednesday)
8:00 – Matt Van Cotlon (Thursday) & Greg Komorowski (Friday)
9:00 – Nick Johne (Monday) & David Montgomery (Thursday)
10:00 – Julia DiFerdinando (Monday) & Ross Taylor (Tuesday)

Sunday, October 22 – Skybox Theater
6:00 – John Hildreth (Sunday) & Ali Barthwell (Sunday)
7:00 – Jeanie Griggs & Anneliese Toft (Improv Express 2)

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, October 14 – Skybox Theater
7:00 – Mark Czoske (Saturday)
7:30 – Stephanie Anderson (Tuesday)
8:00 – Jack Bronis (Sunday)
8:30 – Jeanie Griggs (Monday)
9:00 – Mark Czoske (Thursday)
9:30 – Tabetha Wells (Thursday)
10:00 – Jonny Nelson (Tuesday)
10:30 – Sam Super (Wednesday)

Sunday, October 22 – Donny’s Skybox Theater
8:00 PM – MI 4
8:45 PM – MI 2

Sunday, October 22 – de Maat Studio Theater
9:00 PM – MI 1
9:45 PM – MI 5

Music Improv 6 shows will be on Sundays at 6:00 PM, October 29 – December 10.

Tickets: $5 – General, $3 – Students, Free for Second City Students

Friday, October 20 – de Maat Studio Theater
7:00 – Stand-up 1 – Marty DeRosa (Wednesday)
8:30 – Stand-up 1 – Erin Field (Tuesday)
10:00 – Stand-up 1 – Sydney Davis (Sunday)

Saturday, October 21 – de Maat Studio Theater
7:00 – Stand-up 1 – KJ Whitehead (Thursday)
8:30 – Stand-up 1 – Bryan Bowden (Tuesday)
10:00 – Stand-up 1 – KJ Whitehead (Sunday)

Sunday, October 22 – de Maat Studio Theater
6:00 – Stand-up 2 – Marty DeRosa (Thursday)
7:30 – Stand-up 2 – Bryan Bowden (Sunday)

Sunday, October 22 – The Corner Stage (2nd floor)
6:00 – Lily Be
7:30 – Janna Sobel

October 22 – November 17, 2017
Donny’s Skybox Theater

7:00 – Jesse Swanson
8:30 – Winter Davis
10:00 – Danny Bischoff

 

Wednesday, September 20 – Judy’s Beat Lounge

7:30 PM

Tuesday, September 19 – Judy’s Beat Lounge

7:30 PM

Monday, September 18 – Judy’s Beat Lounge

7:30 PM

Sunday, October 22 – Judy’s Beat Lounge
5:00 – Memoir 2 (Wednesday)
6:00 – Memoir 3 (Thursday)

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Join our mailing list to receive the latest news and updates from our team.

You have Successfully Subscribed!

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Join our mailing list to receive the latest news and updates from our team.

You have Successfully Subscribed!