This Chicago-based theater comedy and improvisation troupe has been the Yale of the genre for more than 50 years. Its reputation for spot-on irreverent humor and picking and nurturing budding young stars before they blossom to the big time - Steve Carell, Tina Fey and Stephen Colbert, to name a few - remains intact as a swath of Second City comedians takes on new and classic material in Columbus.

This Chicago-based theater comedy and improvisation troupe has been the Yale of the genre for more than 50 years. Its reputation for spot-on irreverent humor and picking and nurturing budding young stars before they blossom to the big time Steve Carell, Tina Fey and Stephen Colbert, to name a few remains intact as a swath of Second City comedians takes on new and classic material in Columbus.