15 Sep 2019

'The Second City' to Open Learning 2019

The Second City to be Featured at Learning 2019
The Second City world famous comedy troupe will lead the Welcome General Session at Learning 2019, on Sunday, October 27th. Second City opened its doors as a small cabaret theater nearly 60 years ago and has since become the world’s premier name in improv-based sketch comedy and education.

In addition to leading the opening General Session at Learning 2019, The Second City will lead two breakout sessions on the use of Improv and Comedy in Learning. A bit more background from The Second City:

WE HAVE MORE THAN A HANDFUL OF SUCCESSFUL SECOND CITY ALUMNI THAT WE AREN’T TOO MODEST TO MENTION, LIKE ALAN ARKIN, DAN AYKROYD, JOHN BELUSHI, STEVE CARELL, JOHN CANDY, STEPHEN COLBERT, CHRIS FARLEY, TINA FEY, KEEGAN-MICHAEL KEY, TIM MEADOWS, BILL MURRAY, MIKE MYERS, CATHERINE O’HARA, GILDA RADNER, JOAN RIVERS, MARTIN SHORT, AND FRED WILLARD. WITH A VARIETY OF THEATERS, SECOND CITY TRAINING CENTERS, AND THEATRICAL AND TOURING COMPANY ENSEMBLES, THE SECOND CITY CAN BE FOUND ALL OVER THE WORLD. WE’VE ALSO TAKEN IMPROV OFF THE STAGE, EXPANDING OUR BUSINESS TO INCLUDE COLLABORATIONS WITH CORPORATE CLIENTS AND TELEVISION AND FILM PRODUCTIONS.

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