Happy Publication Day to The Second City!


As of today, you can purchase your very own copy of The Second City: The Essentially Accurate History!

Published just in time to coincide with and celebrate The Second City’s sixtieth anniversary, this new and updated second edition tells the full story of the legendary comedy theater, as well as the beloved Emmy-winning sketch comedy classic SCTV, folding in new material and commentary with tales of The Second City in its earlier years. 

With an introduction from famed actress and comedy legend Catherine O’Hara and exclusive insights into the early professional lives of veteran performers such as Bill Murray, Joan Rivers, and Gilda Radner—as well as more recent alumni such as Steve Carell, Tina Fey, and Keegan-Michael Key—this book is perfect for Second City superfans and casual comedy lovers alike. 

We are excited for you to read it!

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