The Second City returning to the Egyptian

DeKALB – The Egyptian Theatre will welcome back The Second City to its stage next month.

The Second City will perform its newest show, “The Absolute Best Friggin’ Time of Your Life,” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 12.

The Second City opened its doors in Chicago in December 1959. The small cabaret theater has grown to become an influential and prolific comedy empire, fostering generations of superstars. From Steve Carell to Keegan-Michael Key, Stephen Colbert to Tina Fey, Chris Farley to Mike Myers, Second City’s imprint is all over film, television and beyond.

Ticket prices start at $27. Tickets are available online at or by calling 815-758-1215.

The Egyptian Theatre, located at 135 N. Second St. in downtown DeKalb, is owned and operated by Preservation of Egyptian Theatre Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. For more information, visit