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Win The Second City Network’s Movember Challenge!

Have you been avoiding your razor this month like it’s your ex? The really clingy one? Whose Love Actually promotional t-shirt you still have– and never, ever want to give back? (I mean, how are you supposed to watch Love [more]

November 26, 2013 By: Liz Kozak, Comedy, Words

The Second City Announces Lineup for 24-Hour Improv & Music Marathon!

Better brew that coffee strong! Why…? Because The Second City is thrilled to announce the 12th annual return of its legendary 24-hour improv and music holiday marathon to support families from Chicago’s Onward Neighborhood House and Letters to Santa. When [more]

November 19, 2013 By: Liz Kozak, Comedy, Words

Life Lessons Twitter’s CEO Learned @TheSecondCity

Twitter is expected to officially go public later this week, and financial experts estimate that the value of me reading about the flatbread you ate for lunch and also checking out Kim Kardashian butt-selfies is about to be well over [more]

November 6, 2013 By: Liz Kozak, Comedy, Words

What Scares The Second City?

To celebrate Halloween this week, we asked The Second City family to answer this question: What scares you?  “That people will find out the truth: that I worked for Second City in the mid-80s, but disappeared and came back with [more]

October 28, 2013 By: Liz Kozak, Comedy, Second City Favorites, Words

The Second City’s Breaking Bad Finale Predictions

Steam-clean your tighty whities and crack open a bottle of your best meth! The countdown is on for the highly-anticipated Breaking Bad series finale this Sunday. How will it all end? Our guess is as good as yours. (Or maybe, our [more]

September 23, 2013 By: Liz Kozak, Comedy, Second City Favorites, Words

SCN’s Exclusive with Lil BUB!

  When the opportunity presented itself to land an exclusive interview with the most amazing cat on the planet– as part of my job– I was kind of like… “Well, sure, but there are going to be major issues with [more]

September 16, 2013 By: Liz Kozak, Comedy, Interviews, Words

Why Kids Should Take Improv Classes

Question: Where can a princess and a tree walk hand-in-hand along the bottom of the sea eating a peanut butter and frog panini? Hint: Not at the bottom of the sea; that would just be reckless. We asked some of [more]

September 3, 2013 By: Liz Kozak, Comedy, Second City Favorites, Words

The Second City’s Best (& Worst) Back-to-School Advice

Class is back in session for all Chicago Public Schools students, so we at The Second City thought we’d share our best (and our worst) back-to-school advice. Happy First Day of School, kids! THE BEST “Quit stressing about your 1st [more]

August 26, 2013 By: Liz Kozak, Comedy, Second City Favorites, Words

Why Martin Short is Not My Comedy Hero

“Elizabeth?” The man’s voice at the other end of the line had a magical sing-songyness to it. Like, did that man just say my name? Or was that a lyric to Hello, Dolly!? “Uh-huh?” “This is Martin Short.” And you know [more]

August 23, 2013 By: Liz Kozak, Comedy, Words

The Official Pre-Girls’ Night Out Quiz

Dear [Insert Female Friend's Name Here], Before I can even consider checking our OpenTable rezzie to see if there’s room for another tonight, please complete the following questionnaire and submit to the Official GNO Committee (me) to review ASAP. But [more]

July 11, 2013 By: Liz Kozak, Comedy, Words