What is the most famous comedy club in Chicago? 1. The Second City. Located in Old Town, Second City is undoubtedly the crown jewel of comedy in Chicago.
What comedians started in Chicago?
- Ike Barinholtz.
- Ralph Bellamy.
- Jim Belushi.
- John Belushi.
- Jack Benny.
- Andy Berman.
- Shelley Berman.
- Alex Borstein.
How many comedy clubs are there in Chicago? The Second City has a total of five comedy clubs in downtown Chicago: Chicago Mainstage, e.t.c. Theater, UP Comedy Club, Donny’s Skybox Theater, and de Maat Studio Theater.
Who went to Second City? Former Training Center students include Steve Carell, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Mike Myers, Chris Farley, Tim Meadows, Bonnie Hunt, Stephen Colbert, Halle Berry, Sean Hayes, Amy Sedaris, Jon Favreau, Hinton Battle, Jack McBrayer, Dave Foley, and Kevin McDonald.