UP Comedy Club
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Time Out says
Posted: Sun Feb 2 2014
Opened in 2012 in the Pipers Alley space that formerly housed Tony 'n' Tina's Wedding, the Second City's third stage mixes touring stops by well-known stand-ups with tourist-friendly improv showcases and collections of archival sketches performed by Second City–trained stage vets.
UP Comedy Club 230 W North Ave
What's on at UP Comedy Club
If you were a fan of 30 Rock, you’ll be happy to know that the character Friedlander played isn’t that far off from his stand-up act, in which the comic wears his trademark "World Champion" hat and plays the schlub who boasts his own superiority. He plays...
Tickle your kids' funny bones at the Second City's all-ages improv show, with performers building everything on audience suggestions.
Expect plenty of interaction and be ready to come on down in the Second City's improvised night of game-show style fun.
It's the same old improv games we've seen a hundred times before, but played to perfection by a whip-smart team of pros who manage to create laughs out of thin air and aren't afraid to go off-color when appropriate. The legendary Mick Napier directs (and...
The Second City's latest greatest-hits revue compiles 50 years' worth of sketches about book learnin'. Ryan Bernier directs a cast that includes Sayjal Joshi, Shad Kunkle, Beth Melewski, Tim Stoltenberg, Daniel Strauss and Niccole Thurman.