From uproarious laughter to limitless libations, The Second City’s Holiday Improv Brunch is the gift that keeps on giving! For 5 weekends only, bring your band of merrymakers as we scramble together two of everyone’s favorites, comedy and brunch, for a scrumptiously seasonal all-you-care-to-eat buffet followed by a totally improvised 45-minute experience from the city’s finest. Whether you side on the Naughty or the Nice List, come enjoy bottomless mimosas...we don’t judge.
Tickets include a brunch buffet, bottomless mimosas, and a 45-minute improv show!
Seating is first come first served. Doors open at 11am for brunch service and the improv performance begins at 11:45. Bottomless mimosas are served for the length of the event. We recommend arriving 15 minutes before doors open. Suitable for adults and savvy teens.
Improv Holiday Brunch Menu:
45 MIN RUN TIME | NO INTERMISSION | DOORS OPEN AT NOON
Sundays at 11am
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Roots Handmade Pizza | Authentic Quad Cities-style pizza, hand-crafted comfort food, built-to-order salads, and a Midwest-only beer list on the ground floor of Piper’s Alley.
Utopian Tailgate | Eclectic all-season rooftop bar and restaurant offering breathtaking skyline views, elevated eats, whimsical drinks, and non-stop fun and games. Elevator located on the ground floor of Piper’s Alley.
In Theater Dining | During our shows, we offer small bites and a wide selection of drinks–including a good dose of local craft beers. The Second City does *not* require a minimum drink purchase.
This show is not playing on or after this date.
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. Each theater is equipped with wheelchair accessible and/or companion seats.
Assistive listening devices are available upon request.
Large print programs and menus are available from house management upon request.
With a sleek retro vibe that pays homage to The Second City's rich history, 1959 Kitchen & Bar features a little something for everyone. Emphasizing sustainable, organic, and regional ingredients, Executive Chef Jacob Solomon's menu ranges from savory pub fare to elevated options.
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