The Second City’s Left Leaning and Always Right
Directed by Anneliese Toft
Special Presentation · Peet’s Theatre
June 27–July 21, 2019
Running time: 1 hour and 30 minutes, plus one 15-minute intermission
The world’s first name in laughter comes back to Berkeley! The Second City returns to release you from your liberal bubble in this satirical takedown of living in a one-viewpoint-fits-all world. From cryptocurrency to geriatric Millennials, holier-than-thou ‘tudes to start-up bros, no safe space will be left unscathed in this fast-paced delivery of new and classic sketch comedy, original songs, and improvisation. You’ll be “left” wanting more!
Fresh, fast, and always spectacularly funny, The Second City is celebrating nearly 60 years of producing cutting-edge satirical revues and launching the careers of generation after generation of comedy’s best and brightest.
Anneliese Toft · Director
Ryan Miera · Music Director
Pat Fries · Stage Manager
Jonald Jude Reyes · Assistant Director
The Second City is coming back to Berkeley Rep!
Get ready for this comedy troupe’s highly anticipated return with a special message from cast members Andy Bolduc and Rob Wilson.