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Whether you’re tasked with planning something “fun and different” or facilitating a product or service-specific training, you can do it all at Second City. We’re experts in general session support, learning & development, and live entertainment. Combine that with our world class food and beverage service at a true Chicago landmark, and you’ve got yourself a standout event in the making.
The feedback from our brokers was incredible. I had high expectations and [The Second City] exceeded them by a far margin. Nothing short of professional in every way.
– Ryan Dubiel
What we can do for you.
- General Session Support:
- Host/MC: An experienced host to keep your agenda on track, and the audience engaged!
- Hosted Talk Show: Our host will tee-up talking points based on relevant questions with some fun and authenticity added to the mix. A great way to connect with your audience!
- Scenic Support: Custom scenes or “sketches” to be performed during the program to tee up or reinforce key messaging.
- Learning & Development:
- Breakout Rooms: Workshops that use the methods of improvisation to align with your learning objectives and create true ah-ha moments.
- Keynote: For larger groups, a Keynote style learning session can bring experiential learning to groups 100+.
- Custom Learning: Interactive curriculum and session flows designed to align with the specific goals of your organization.
- Improv Show: What Second City is known for! 45 minutes of fun, fast and interactive comedy based on your audience suggestions!
- Game Night: Led by a characteristically charismatic host, our cast will work with your audience to play Second City’s version of Game Show classics. A great choice for healthy competition and interactive fun!
- Custom Entertainment: A classic Second City style “revue” this show will feature improvisation, archive material and custom-written scenes that focus on YOUR organization or industry.
We work with you to build programming that’s interactive and engage your audience throughout the day. Our team ensures a smooth experience as soon as you walk in the door. No stages to build or microphones to bring — we’re a theater, we’ve got that covered!
Our modern classrooms are perfect for breakout learning, and you can finish the day with a cocktail hour looking over Old Town and a show from the city’s best improvisors, without ever leaving our one-of-a-kind building.
One Team. One Location. One choice for your next meeting.