The Second City That Never Sleeps 2014: 24 HOUR
Second City e.t.c. Theatre

Tuesday, December 16 6pm - Wednesday, December 17 @ 6pm

20 ticket good for all 24 hours (as long as you can find a seat). Tickets to be purchased at the door the night of the event - doors open Tuesday @ 5pm. This event is open to all ages. Chicago liquor laws and curfew laws apply.

We will stream the event for free here at LETTERSTOSANTACHICAGO.COM as well as GIGITY.TV

First up, The Second City That Never Sleeps: 24 Hour celebrates its 13th year, running non-stop from Tuesday, December 16th at 6:00 p.m. until Wednesday, December 17th at 6:00 p.m. in The Second City e.t.c. Theatre, 1608 N. Wells Street, 2nd floor of Piper’s Alley.

This year’s lineup includes music by James McCartney, Kim Deal, J.C. Brooks & The Uptown Sound with Ian Rubbish, Bobby, Holly & the Ricketts, Alaina Stacey, Renaldo Domino, Robbie Fulks and Jeff Tweedy. Live improv and comedy will be provided by a team of Second City’s finest and funniest. Special guests include Steve Albini, Fred Armisen and Natasha Lyonne.

In addition to the live performances, several one-of-a-kind items will be up for auction at 24 Hour, including two sets of tickets for two to SNL, compliments of Cecily Strong and Aidy Bryant.


Then on Monday, January 5th, join us for Our Living Room Show in the UP Comedy Club. This all-star evening will feature sketch comedy and improv from SNL cast members and distinguished Second City alumni, including Aidy Bryant, Mike O’Brien, Tim Robinson, Kevin Dorff, TJ Jagodowski and Beth Melewski with special guest Steve Albini, followed by an intimate “living room”-style musical performance from Wilco’s Grammy-winning frontman, Jeff Tweedy.

Tickets to “Our Living Room Show” are on sale now via the UP Comedy Club box office at (312) 662-4562 or Prices range from $300 (general house seating) to $500 (first row).

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