Friday Apr 18
The Globe and Mail
Second City's Stacey brings real-life to NBC pilot
She sparkled in three Second City comedy revues over the past couple of years, but I had no idea what to expect when the time came to interview the comedic actor Stacey McGunnigle.
Friday Apr 18
The White Rhino Report
Broadway Review: 'The Realistic Joneses' by Will Eno at The Lyceum Theatre
It is not often that the New York Times theater critics gush about a show, but they did just that when reviewing Will Eno 's new play, "The Realistic Joneses."
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Chicago's famed Second City comes to town
Drawing on classic material from The Second City archives, as well as scenes ripped from the morning headlines, The Second City's Happily Ever Laughter is your chance to see comedy stars in the making in an evening of smart, cutting edge comedy.
Red Eye Chicago
So fresh and so clean
Sometimes, you just need to stop and smell the bleach. Wait, what? That appeared to be the premise behind Clorox's Ick Awards, hosted Wednesday night on Twitter by Second City alum Rachel Dratch, who performed alongside current cast members to suggestions from the Twitterverse.
Clorox holds Twitter party to further ongoing dialog with parents
Clorox launches its biggest Twitter campaign ever tonight with a four-hour party featuring real-time reenactments of parents submissions featuring the everday messes they have to deal with.
Jewish film festival continues this weekend
ZAYTOWN is set in Beirut in 1982, when a young Palestinian refugee helps an Israeli fighter pilot escape from PLO captivity because the boy wants to visit his ancestral family home to replant his father's prized olive tree.
The Local Tourist
Chicago Improv Festival 2014
There's nothing second rate about the comedy scene in Chicago. The Second City, IO, the Playground - and many other theaters, troupes and groups citywide - prove that on a daily basis but it's all driven home once a year in an uproariously hilarious festival featuring the nation's best improvisers.
Second City's latest main-stage show is full of second guesses
Open run: Tue-Thu 8 PM, Fri-Sat 8 and 11 PM, Sun 7 PM Second City 1616 N. Wells 312-337-3992 secondcity.com $23-$48 I 'm the king of regret.
Chicago's Second City show benefits Gilda's Club Madison
Chicago's famous sketch comedy theater The Second City performed at the Overture Center Friday night with proceeds from the show benefiting Gilda's Club of Madison.