The Second City: A comedic journey through Chicago

By Daniel Comer
Medill Reports

Chicago has long been known for its bustling comedy culture. In this newscast, we take you on a behind-the-scenes journey through the city, stopping at classic comedy venues where comedy stars of past and present are born.

Photo at top: Mural at The Second City Training Center depicting some of the theater’s famous alumni in comedy. (Daniel Comer/MEDILL)