Tagged with Second City Improv

No Joke: Second City’s Rough Dallas Ride

National tragedy as opportunistic improv skit and joke fodder? You have to be kidding. It appears that Second City and the Dallas Theater Center think they found the treasure trove of source material in the 1963 Kennedy assassination and approaching Dallas commemoration of that tragic event. This is how they “barbecue” Dallas on stage? I’ll … Continue reading

Dysfunctional Booty Hole Blues: Second City

The Second City Dysfunctional Holiday Revue sure puts the big fat D for disappointment in dysfunctional. I hated improvisation acting classes in college with a nauseating passion. I felt the song “Nothing” from A Chorus Line summed it up pretty well when it first came out (yes, I went to college back then – I … Continue reading