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Behind the Bentwood
Behind the Bentwood

About The Show

Fridays at 5:30pm. A lot has changed over the last 58 years at Second City, but one thing has remained a constant: our bentwood chairs.  The simple yet elegant bentwood chair has been used as a stylistic element in every Second City show since our inception.  Learn more about our history and enhance your Second City experience with this exclusive dinner and behind-the-scenes tour of our historic theaters and Training Center campus. One of our own hilarious Second Citizens will guide you through this insightful and interactive experience. Then enjoy the show in a special seating section reserved for you enjoyment.

The Behind The Bentwood Experience includes:

- A complete tour of Second City theaters, classrooms, and offices

- A ticket to a Second City resident stage show

- A hosted dinner at our 1959 Kitchen & Bar (Includes appetizer, entrée, dessert and soft drinks)

- Line bypass and VIP seating
- Discount Merchandise CardFridays June 16th through August 18th at 5:30pm

Additional dates and private tours are available for groups of 15 or more guests. Contact Groups Sales at or 312.664.4032 ext. 2


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