The Second City: Laughing for All the Wrong Reasons

Dear Audience Member,
Due to recent state guidance regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, The Marcus Performing Arts Center is cancelling all performances of The Second City: Laughing For All The Wrong Reasons scheduled for April 23-25, 2020. The cost of your purchased tickets, including all fees, will be refunded. No further action is needed on your part. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to reach out to our Box Office at
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Thank you,
The Marcus Center Team



Funny ‘cause it’s true. Look back and laugh. Too soon.
The Second City is here to break all the comedy rules they made famous in this all-new, all-hilarious revue that will leave you laughing...and questioning your very existence on this lonely planet. Okay, maybe not questioning your existence--but you’re guaranteed to re-think everything you thought you knew about what’s funny! Starring the next generation of comedy superstars, there are about a bazillion right reasons to not miss this show!

Fresh, fast and always spectacularly funny, The Second City is celebrating sixty years of producing cutting-edge satirical revues and launching the careers of generation after generation of comedy’s best and brightest.  

This performance contains adult or mature content.


Lakefront Brewery Tour + Show Package:
Lakefront Brewery and the Marcus Center are teaming up to offer you this awesome package deal to attend the infamous Lakefront Brewery tour before seeing The Second City Laughing for All the Wrong Reasons at the Marcus Center's Wilson Theater at Vogel Hall.
The Lakefront Brewery ticket package includes a ticket to a performance of The Second City Laughing for All the Wrong Reasons, a tour of Lakefront Brewery, and a very special limited-edition Lakefront Brewery pint glass created just for this package! Transportation not included.
The Lakefront Brewery tour includes four 6 oz. samples and a limited edition Second City and Lakefront Brewery pint glass only available to those who purchase the ticket package. Tickets to the Second City performance will be held at will call under the package purchaser’s name.

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This show's performances are over.


Wilson Theater at Vogel Hall
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Milwaukee, WI 53202

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