The Best of The Second City: Summer Style

UP Comedy Club - Chicago

Age Requirement 13+
We welcome all guests 13 years of age and older, but minors must be accompanied by an adult. Please note show rating for guidance on language and innuendo.
Characters, scenes, and songs created on the spot by our ensemble and based on your suggestions. You never know what might happen next...and neither do they! An improv show at The Second City is a lively, interactive event featuring the best improvisers in the world.
Rated R
The Second City gives every show a rating to help patrons understand if content is appropriate for younger audiences. We welcome all guests 13 years of age and older, but minors must be accompanied by an adult. R rating is due to language and inneundo. Our shows take place in a night club atmosphere where alcohol is served.
Sketch Comedy
A sketch is a short, fully scripted comedy scene. Maybe you call it a “skit” (but we never do). Chicago is the home of modern sketch comedy, and The Second City is at the center of it all.

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July 2024

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The Best of The Second City: Summer Style



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About the Show

Laugh your flip-flops off with The Best of The Second City: Summer Style! We’re diving into our 65-year treasure trove of comedy gold to bring you a handcrafted selection of our favorite songs, sketches, and characters. Written by some of the world’s funniest minds and performed by our all-star ensemble, this show is jam-packed with hits from our archive, fresh new favorites, and The Second City’s iconic improv comedy. Grab your ticket and chill with the funniest show of the summer!

Quick Facts

Rated R due to language and innuendo

We welcome all guests 13 years of age and older. Minors must be accompanied by an adult.



In Theater Dining
In Theater Dining

We offer small bites and a wide selection of drinks–including a good dose of local craft beers.


UP Comedy Club - Chicago
Seating Map

230 W North Ave - 3rd Floor Chicago, IL 60610

Seating Map

The Second City provides accessible parking and seating at every performance. Parking is available at 230 W. North Ave. in Piper’s Alley Self Park. We do not validate parking. Each theater is equipped with wheelchair accessible and/or companion seats.

Assistive listening devices are available upon request.

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