Fleet Feet Store A Total Loss After Last Week's Fire In Old TownA popular running store in Old Town has been having a tough time returning to normal, after it was damaged in the same fire that has shut down The Second City for at least two more weeks.
More Second City Shows Canceled As Repairs From Fire ContinueWith cleanup and repairs from last week’s fire proving more difficult than first expected, The Second City has moved or cancelled all its shows through September 20.
The Second City Cancels All Shows This Week After FireAs crews continue cleaning up and repairing damage from an extra-alarm fire in Piper's Alley last week, The Second City has cancelled all its shows this week, but hopes to resume a normal schedule a week from Monday.
Second City Cancels Shows Through Sunday After FireThe Second City comedy troupe has canceled all of its performances through Sunday, while crews continue assessing and cleaning up damage from an extra-alarm fire that destroyed its offices on Wednesday.
Director, Second City Alum Mike Nichols Dead At 83Mike Nichols, the director of matchless versatility who brought fierce wit, caustic social commentary and wicked absurdity to such film, TV and stage hits as "The Graduate," ''Angels in America" and "Monty Python's Spamalot," has died. He was 83.
Best Improv Comedy In ChicagoThey say that laughter is the best medicine, so skip the doctor's office and take in a show instead at any of these five top comedy venues here in Chicago.
Senn High School To Name Theater After Harold RamisSenn High School principal Susan Lofton said, after Ramis’ death in February, the idea for a tribute began small, then mushroomed.
Harold Ramis Dead At Age 69Legendary Chicago comedian and director Harold Ramis -- who gave us such iconic films as Animal House, Caddyshack, and Groundhog Day, and co-starred in Ghostbusters -- reportedly has died after a long illness.
Best Date Night Shows For Valentine's Day In ChicagoIf you want to celebrate Valentine's Day with your significant other, keep the following list of five Chicago-area shows in mind when planning your date night.
Best Tourist Attractions In Chicago Worth The HypeChicago is one of those wonderful cities where it's just about impossible to be bored. Here are a few of the tourist attractions that are worth the hype they generate.
Second City Co-Founder Bernie Sahlins Dies At 90A University of Chicago graduate, Sahlins helped create The Second City theater in 1959 with business partners Howard Alk and Paul Sills.
Best Directors In The Local Theater Scene In ChicagoFrom comedy to drama, the Chicagoland area offers numerous opportunities to see a play by award-winning directors. Get your theatre fix by checking out the following productions.