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Second City Toronto

51 Mercer St, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1H2, Canada
+1 416-343-0011
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The Cure for Ice Storm Blues!

My wife and I were visiting Toronto during the recent ice storm, and braved the icy, slush, and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Larry B
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Halifax, Canada
Hysterical.

Every time we come to Second City we are blown away by the talent. Their shows are always SO funny... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MaraFromToronto
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Toronto
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The Second City is renown as the world's premier comedy theatre, with critically-acclaimed live improv and sketch comedy shows on stage every night. Enjoy a night of laughs and up-to-the-minute satire from the legendary comedy troupe that inspired Saturday Night Live, SCTV, and Whose Line Is It Anyway! The Second City's list of alumni include entertainment legends such as Martin Short, Eugene Levy, Gilda Radner, John Candy, Andrea Martin, Mike Myers, Colin Mochrie, and many more. Tickets are only $14 - $32, making The Second City the best entertainment value in Toronto. Located in the heart of Toronto's Entertainment District, The Second City's intimate cabaret theatre offers table service of a affordable bar and food menu, as well as pre-show dinner packages.
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  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“sketch comedy” (33 reviews)
“comedy club” (25 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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51 Mercer St, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1H2, Canada
Downtown West
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+1 416-343-0011
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were visiting Toronto during the recent ice storm, and braved the icy, slush, and wind to catch the Saturday night "The Best is Yet to Come Undone" comedy revue. It was so worth it! We had a fantastic evening of laughs...More

Thank Larry B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time we come to Second City we are blown away by the talent. Their shows are always SO funny. Once again, we laughed all night. Tip: Get the reserved seating. It gives you more space and a clear view of the stage. Basic snack...More

Thank MaraFromToronto
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Reviewed 1 week ago

OMGOSH! You have to come here! Best comedy club I have ever been too! So funny! The service was perfect and the drinks and appetizers were great!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a good time at Second City - not on the floor lmao as they say but we were entertained. Saw the 7 PM show and the Jays had a night game so needless to say the bars were packed before the show. Noticed...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to see "The best is yet to come undone" and we laughed so hard our ribs hurt. A tongue in cheek look at current events and issues. We thoroughly enjoyed the show.

Thank MamaLoca58
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All the staff was amazing, and the show was so funny we felt like we had worked out because our abs hurt the next day!

Thank Jenna D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great show, with current comedy, and a lively cast with excellent comedic timing. The show had edge but wasn’t crude. Great night out.

Thank Wes W
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

Took my two grandchildren to the March Break special put on by the Training Centre comics...the warm up was improve with audience participation - was okay - the kids thought it was funny although the comics weren't as confident in what they were doing. The...More

Thank nloughead
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Always a good idea to come to a show. Extra priced reserved seating doesn’t mean anything if you shoe up at showtime.

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Had a great night here with my DH. The comedy was clean, fresh, up-to-date and fun. Very professional cast as one would expect from this veteran establishment.

Thank Diane154995
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Amany J
19 January 2018|
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Response from Dirtguy1 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the previous review. It wouldn’t be terrible for your 14 year old. It might be a bit boring for them however unless they watch a lot of news and they have an adult vocabulary.
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vickintx
31 May 2016|
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Response from ArmchairCynic | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if they're allowed, but don't bring them. The content of the show is not appropriate and no one wants your children there.
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Fwiizz
12 June 2015|
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Response from TheSecondCityToronto | Property representative |
Our Friday & Saturday shows generally sell out, so best to book those at least a few days in advance. For Sun - Thurs, booking on the day of or day prior is usually fine, although it varies day to day. Can book online... More
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