Watch Kay Cannon and Jason Sudeikis Turn into Mathematical Superheroes in 2003
by Megh Wright Welcome to The Second City Archives, in which we post an exclusive clip each week of some of comedy's biggest superstars performing early in their careers on the legendary Chicago stage. Second City has generously given us a glimpse into their extensive archive of live performances, a... [Read More]
 
Watch Stephen Colbert, Amy Sedaris, and Paul Dinello as the Tumbleweeds in 1992
by Megh Wright Welcome to The Second City Archives, in which we post an exclusive clip each week of some of comedy's biggest superstars performing early in their careers on the legendary Chicago stage. Second City has generously given us a glimpse into their extensive archive of live performances, a... [Read More]
 
Watch Tina Fey, Scott Adsit, Rachel Dratch, and More Prove How Everything Is Connected
by Megh Wright Welcome to The Second City Archives, in which we post an exclusive clip each week of some of comedy's biggest superstars performing early in their careers on the legendary Chicago stage. Second City has generously given us a glimpse into their extensive archive of live performances, a... [Read More]
 
Watch David Steinberg, Fred Willard, and Robert Klein Create a Second City Late Night Show in the '60s
by Megh Wright Welcome to The Second City Archives, in which we post an exclusive clip each week of some of comedy's biggest superstars performing early in their careers on the legendary Chicago stage. Second City has generously given us a glimpse into their extensive archive of live performances, a... [Read More]
 
Watch Jane Lynch Join the Army at Second City in 1989
by Megh Wright Welcome to The Second City Archives, in which we post an exclusive clip each week of some of comedy's biggest superstars performing early in their careers on the legendary Chicago stage. Second City has generously given us a glimpse into their extensive archive of live performances, a... [Read More]
 
John Candy Pays Tribute to Bad Improv for Second City Chicago's 25th Anniversary
by Megh Wright Welcome to The Second City Archives, in which we post an exclusive clip each week of some of comedy's biggest superstars performing early in their careers on the legendary Chicago stage. Second City has generously given us a glimpse into their extensive archive of live performances, a... [Read More]
 
First annual NBCUniversal Second City Break Out Comedy Festival coming to Chicago in June
The Second City and NBCUniversal are proud to announce the first annual NBCUniversal Second City Break Out Comedy Festival at UP Comedy Club June 5 and 6.  A new comedy fest spotlighting some of the country’s best emerging talent in sketch, improvisation and stand-up. It will be host... [Read More]
 
Watch Mike Myers and Richard Kind Try to Out-Prank Each Other in a 1987 Pilot
by Megh Wright Welcome to The Second City Archives, in which we post an exclusive clip each week of some of comedy's biggest superstars performing early in their careers on the legendary Chicago stage. Second City has generously given us a glimpse into their extensive archive of live performances, a... [Read More]
 
Bill Murray Finally Comes Home in This Rare Second City Clip from 1980
by Megh Wright Second City has generously given us a glimpse into their extensive archive of live performances, and over the coming weeks we'll be sharing some rare and retro comedy never before seen on the web. Now that there's officially a Bill Murray Christmas TV special in the works featuring st... [Read More]
 
Watch Brian Stack and Miriam Tolan Try Some Role Play at Second City
by Megh Wright Welcome to The Second City Archives, in which we post an exclusive clip each week of some of comedy's biggest superstars performing early in their careers on the legendary Chicago stage. Second City has generously given us a glimpse into their extensive archive of live performances, a... [Read More]