Press Release

Chicago Second City Returns March 14 to the Camden Opera House

CAMDEN, Maine — Chicago’s legendary sketch comedy theater, The Second City Comedy Troupe will appear at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 14, at Camden Opera House with Happily Ever Laughter featuring some of the best sketches, songs, and improvisations from The Second City’s fifty two year history. The Second City is truly a Chicago landmark and a national treasure.

The Second City celebrates over 50 years of cutting edge satiric revues and continues to deliver the leading voices in comedy while touring the globe. With scripted and improvisational elements, audiences always enjoy being part of the show and playing along with the next generation of comic legends. Many of comedy’s brightest stars have hit the road with the company including Tina Fey, Stephen Colbert, Amy Poehler, Steve Carell, Bill Murray, Keegan Michael Key and most recently current Saturday Night Live stars Cecily Strong, Tim Robinson and Jason Sudeikis.

Whether it’s ripped from the morning headlines or a classic gem from their archives, The Second City is always a laugh out loud hit.

Tickets for the show are $25 or $15 for ages 16 and under and are available at, (207) 470-7066 or at the Camden Town Office, Monday – Friday 9 am – 3 pm.

The Camden Opera House is located at 29 Elm St. in Camden, Maine. For more information see our website at or like us on Facebook. Support was generously provided by Relais and Chateaux Camden Harbour Inn/Natalie’s Restaurant in Camden, where a meet and greet with cast members will be held immediately following the show. The Camden Opera House, a cultural treasure for nearly 120 years.