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129 Star Starred
UP Comedy Club
3rd Floor Pipers Alley 230 W. North Ave Chicago, IL 60614
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6 events
1 review
0 stars
Arrive early to get good seating. There are some awkward spaces to sit with no tables and not so great views!
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"The Second City's Incomplete Guide to Everything"
289 ratings
4.6 average rating
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153 events
44 reviews
33 stars
attended Mar 02 2014

I'm always amazed as to how good the Second City troupes are. Most of the skits were really funny. One of the skits would have required a slightly older crowd.

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1 review
0 stars
attended Feb 13 2014

As it turned out, SC reshuffled and we were offered "What the Tour Guide Didn't Tell You" instead.

Many of the same players but thematically much more Chicago centric rather than world events.

Some of the jokes only a Chicagoan would get, (.......continued

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39 events
28 reviews
30 stars
attended Sep 28 2014

Very funny. Talented group and a terrific way to spend an afternoon.

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Quotes & Highlights

  • “[The sketches] are knockouts even if you’ve seen them done before … This cast is particularly adept at improvising and the show offers plenty of it.” —Stage and Cinema
  • “The cast is hilarious and diverse — each member brings something different to the table … [The show is] silly but smart, and supercharged with off-the-cuff hilarity that the cast makes seem effortless.”—The Real Chicago