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Second City Toronto

51 Mercer St, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1H2, Canada
+1 416-343-0011
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Don't pay for a reserved seat, not worth it. But if you do, make sure they seat you in a reserved... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jill W
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Always delivers!

Went to the early show for 7:30. This was my third time there. As always, the cast was amazing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
harriedmomMontreal
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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” (26 reviews)
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51 Mercer St, Toronto, Ontario M5V 1H2, Canada
Downtown West
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't pay for a reserved seat, not worth it. But if you do, make sure they seat you in a reserved seat.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the early show for 7:30. This was my third time there. As always, the cast was amazing. Very talented. Got there half an hour before the show so we had better choices of seats. The only downside is that they don’t have you...More

Thank harriedmomMontreal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fun night out here. Last time here was at the old location. It’s been awhile. Forgot how funny it could be. Had a great time.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had seen this group in Vegas years ago. It always delivers on the laughs. Sketches were well done. Cast members very interactive with the audience. Wish there were a few more improve sketches. Tickets are very good value. A pretty clean show with material that...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2018

I hadn't been for a number of years. Still as funny and entertaining as I remembered it. Planning to go again soon

Thank Rick O
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

We've been to SC many times over the years, but not since it moved to its current fancier digs on Mercer St. It's less intimate than Old Firehall was, and we were surprised to find that our 'reserved' seats were right at the back. Since...More

Thank buffytvs488
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

I can’t rave enough about the talent of this group of actors! This show was tasteful, intelligent, well thought out and had me crying from laughter the entire time! Not only will we return but we’ve already booked tickets to see a show in Chicago!...More

Thank Beth P
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Funny, creative, talented, NOT vulgar, NOT overly political...just a few words that explain the delightful comedy we experienced at Second City in Toronto. We were able to get same day tickets on a Friday evening in April. The ticketing process was very easy. The staff...More

Thank Phillyfan1234
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

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 15 April 2018

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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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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