Venue Details

135 Star Starred
UP Comedy Club
3rd Floor Pipers Alley 230 W. North Ave Chicago, IL 60614
312-662-4562
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4.6 / 5 Rated by 289 members
Review from older theater fan

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.

reviewed Mar 02 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Larry Pieniazek

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

reviewed Feb 13 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from RC

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

reviewed Sep 28 2014 report as inappropriate
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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
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