The Second City

 
Treat your group to loads of laughs at The Second City in Chicago, Illinois! Opened in 1959 as a small cabaret theater in Chicago, The Second City roots its comedy in the improvisational games of theatre academic Viola Spolin. Groups can book tickets for a show or schedule a special improv workshop at Second City's Training Center. Upcoming shows feature singprov (singing improv), twisted humor, dancing, satire, and audience interaction. Group packages come with perks such as waived service fees, dinner reservations, and more. Groups of 16 or more are welcome, and private events can accommodate up to 500 people.
 
For group information, visit www.secondcity.com/private-parties/chicago.
 
Contact Info 
Address: Chicago, IL 60614. Cook County. Tel: 312-664-4032. Email: groups@secondcity.com. Website: www.secondcity.com. Hrs: Vary. Contact: Group Sales, groups@secondcity.com.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: Night perfomances are recommended for 14+, special kids shows available during summer afternoons. Activity Type: Day Trips, Performances. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Cost: Fee. 
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Performing Arts.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Performing Arts.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Theater Lesson Plan

Throughout the ages, theater has been used to record history, depict religious stories, spread information and more. When visiting the theater, discuss what jobs people can have at the theater and the process of producing a stage play.... Continue