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Sept. 14: The Second City comedy opens 22nd season for James Lumber Center

by Public Relations and Marketing | Published Aug 24, 2018

Edgy, satirical comedy revue comes to the College of Lake County Sept. 14 in “The Second City: Made in America (Some Assembly Required),” at 7:30 p.m. on the Mainstage of the James Lumber Center of the Performing Arts, located on the college’s Grayslake Campus, 19351 W. Washington St.

The hilarious production will leave the audience breathless as the lauded company sends satire down the conveyer belt in their latest take on our great, big dysfunctional nation. Please note: This presentation contains adult content.Photo of The Second City comedy troupe

Celebrating 60 years of cutting-edge revues, Chicago-based The Second City launched the careers of generation after generation of comedy’s best and brightest. Find out more at

Tickets: $35/$30 for adults, $34/$29 for seniors/CLC staff and alumni, $15 for students and teens. Subscription price is $31/$26. For details on fees, discounts and restrictions, Professional Series subscriptions, as well as how to purchase tickets, visit

The remainder of the 2018-19 JLC Professional Series includes the following events:

Tres Vidas: Friday, Sept. 21

Broadway: Close To You: Sunday, Oct. 21

Kealoha: Thursday, Oct. 25

An Evening of Magic & Illusion with Kevin Spencer: Friday, Dec. 7

Masters of Soul Holiday Show: Sunday, Dec. 16

A Rock ‘n Roll Tribute from Elvis to The Beatles featuring The Neverly Brothers: Saturday, Jan. 12

Elisa Monte Dance Does Brubeck: Saturday, Feb. 16

Golden Dragon Acrobats: Saturday, March 2

Artrageous: Tuesday, March 26

80s Night Out: Saturday, March 30

Erth’s Prehistoric Aquarium Adventure: Sunday, April 7

Jack Wright’s Songs and Stories of Neil Diamond: A Contemporary Tribute: Saturday, May 4

About College of Lake County:

College of Lake County is an innovative community college in Lake County, Ill. that transforms lives with its variety of accessible, quality education options. Offered at three campuses in Grayslake, Vernon Hills and Waukegan or online, College of Lake County provides affordable options in a state-of-the-art setting close to home. A large student network, with small class sizes, provides advantages to our students on a career-related program or a path toward a transfer degree. We’re proud to serve the diverse needs of our community and student body. Connect to your future today at College of Lake County.