Second City Works. The Second City’s B2B arm, Second City Works, is ramping up offerings to bring dynamic new digital and live streaming experiences to businesses, including new live virtual sessions designed to help organizations keep employees engaged, connected, and developing the vital skills needed to push forward during uncertain times.
The Second City specializes in sketch comedy and improvisation and has been delighting audiences for over 50 years. We have resident companies in both Chicago and Toronto as well as National Touring Companies and casts on NCL cruises.
If your current schedule won’t let you commit to an eight-week serie. s of classes, or if you’re looking for an improv workout to keep your skills sharp, the Improv Dojo is just what you’re looking for! You’re invited to drop in Monday from 6:00-7:30PM PT (except for major holidays) on our Jet City Improv Zoom for a session of games and exercises taught by a Jet City Improv teaching.Kevin Reome, who teaches at Second City, spent over an hour on the phone going over his lesson plan with me, and reassuring me that doing improv online was actually fun. Then a couple of days later, Noah Gregoropoulos e-mailed me asking me if I would like to improv on Zoom with another old friend of mine, David Koechner.Seattle Comedy Events Calendar, from The Stranger. Dear readers, Now more than ever, The Stranger depends on your support to help fund our coverage. Please consider supporting local, independent, progressive media with a one-time or recurring donation. Our staff is working morning, noon, and night to make your contributions count. Thank you and we are truly grateful for your support. DONATE.
In an improv theatre, failure is ever present; even Second City’s scenes don’t work a lot of the time. But our actors’ material works often enough that they’ve learned to accept little.Read More
Second City vets launch Home-Prov, an online improv workshop. Chris Earle and Shari Hollett help people stay connected through the joy of improvisation.Read More
The Experience Lab welcomes our long-time collaborators from The Second City Works in Chicago for this special Virtual Experience Salon on improvisation. We explore vital new leadership skills needed in times of great change through the art and practice of improv. The Second City is a place for comedy, theater, and improvisation.Read More
Second City Improv artistic director Kevin Frank on their virtual improv classes. 1 month ago; Radio; 8:29; Theatres are closed right now, and likely for quite some time. If it feels like the only.Read More
Improv shows are going virtual as audiences practice social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic. Reset checks in with The Second City for more on how performers are dealing with the ongoing.Read More
Thousands of laughing people joined us for our first virtual improv show on Thursday night You already know we’re gonna give you more 3x a week to be. Jump to. Sections of this page.. We are collecting donations going to support the Second City Alumni fund.Read More
Jul 30, 2018 — A behind the scenes look at The Second Science Project: A collaboration between Second City and The Booth School of Business that blends insights from Behavioral Science with applied improvisational exercises to inform and engage people to be better communicators.Read More
Book a virtual improv show from The Second City online now. Discover unique virtual events and venues on kapow.com and let us help you get the party started.Read More
Most Second City improv exercises, developed by Chicago social worker Viola Spolin and later adapted by her son Paul Sills when he co-founded the troupe in 1959, train participants in the simple.Read More