Comedy brand name the Second City has announced what it’s billing as the world’s first film school dedicated to comedy, which it has dubbed the Harold Ramis Film School. The late Second City alumnus…
Second City has set a deal with Thruline Entertainment/Tagline Pictures to develop original content with the Chicago-based theater company. Deal calls for Thruline/Tagline to work with Second City…
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The world premiere of the musical “The Black Suits” and Barry McGovern’s critically acclaimed Beckett piece, “I’ll Go On” will mark Center Theater Group’s 10th anniversaryof the Kirk Douglas Theater…
Bernard “Bernie” Sahlins, who co-founded Chicago’s Second City theater and who nurtured the early careers of many of the earliest stars of “Saturday Night Live,” died Sunday. He was 90. Andrew…
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