Perhaps the most famous comedy improv troupe on the planet, The Second City is a legendary Chicago institution. It’s a comedy club, theatre, and school of comedic improvisation all in one – and if you’ve never been to a live comedy show, there’s no better place to do so. Many of the world’s biggest comedians began their careers at The Second City in Chicago, including Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Gilda Radner, John Belushi, Chris Farley, Tina Fey, and Steve Carrell. Feeling bold? Join them on stage – The Second City offers a wide array of improv comedy classes for beginners. Practicing improv is a great way to ignite your creativity and have a chance to be silly – and you don’t have to be funny to enjoy it, or to make people laugh.
The Second City also hosts comedy performances, and you’ll find the full schedule of shows online. Are you planning a trip to the city? Experience the best of this captivating destination when you stay at our downtown hotel, which is convenient to all the best things to do in Chicago. Stay in a newly renovated room with free Wi-Fi, and take advantage of top perks like a fitness center, pizzeria, and rooftop deck with skyline views. Do you have questions about Chicago, or about staying at our hotel? Contact us today at 1 (312) 467-0800 for more information, and to book your reservations.