Test Your Funny Bone: The Second City Trivia

When was The Second City founded?

A. 1950
B. 1959
C. 1963
D. 1972

The Second City style is based improvisational created by?

A. Sanford Meisner
B. Stella Adler
C. Kostantin Stanislavsky
D. Viola Spolin

Which of these celebrities did not perform with The Second City?

A.Bill Murray
B. John Belushi
C. David Letterman
D. Tim Meadows

The Second City got its name from:

A. Its hometown Chicago, which is the second largest city in Illinois
B. An article by a New York native who took a dig at Chicago calling it “The Second City”
C. As an alternative to Delaware, which was “The First State”
D. Co-founders Paul Sills, Howard Alk and Bernard Sahlins who called Chicago their second hometown

The Second City is known for being a feeder into what popular late-night show?

A. Jimmy Kimmel Live!
B. The Tonight Show
C. Gutfeld!
D. Saturday Night Live

Which city does not feature a permanent Second City show?

A. Los Angeles
B. Chicago
C. Toronto
D. New York

Which Second City alum created the movie Mean Girls, which led to a Broadway musical and movie musical?

A. Amy Poehler
B. Tina Fey
C. Kristen Wiig
D. Catherine O’Hara

In addition to its 2024 engagement, The Second City touring company has visited Denver’s Garner Galleria Theatre how many times:

A. 3
B. 4
C. 5
D. 6



The Second City: Comedian Rhapsody
July 17-Aug 11, 2024 • Garner Galleria Theatre