The Second City | February 8
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NS2 & Carolina Theatre Present

The Second City -- It's Not You, It's Me

Friday, February 8 | 8 PM

The Second City has been laughing at love and its infinite scroll of side effects for decades. In the world-famous comedy company’s latest laughter-inducing undertaking, IT’S NOT YOU, IT’S ME, THE SECOND CITY takes shots at heartbreak, missed connections and the mire of human relationships. Your friends, your parents, even your blind date will find something achingly familiar to laugh at, thanks to comedy’s newest generation of writers and performers...who all fit squarely into the “it’s complicated” category!

Appearing at the Carolina Theatre on Feb. 8 will be The Second City's BlueCo:

Terrence Carey
Sarah Dell’Amico
Ben Larrison
Asia Martin
Olivia Nielsen
Griffin Wenzler
Stephanie Hawkins  (stage manager)
Stuart Mott (music director)

Troupe bios:
TERRENCE CAREY comes from the deep south side—in Madison, Wisconsin. A graduate from Columbia College Chicago, with a degree in Theater and a concentration in Acting and Debt, you might have seen him in Second City theatricals such as #DateMe, Legendary Laughs, or Improv All-Stars. Terrence can be seen performing or teaching workshops all over the city, with his improvised spoken word collective, that he co-founded: PREACH! Terrence is mad thankful to be a touring company member here at the Second City. Follow Terrence and everything he shouts out on his instagram @tbabybabybaby, please type the baby.

SARAH DELL'AMICO is from South Florida, 954 Fo Sho. She is currently a member of The Second City  Touring Company's Mighty Mighty Blue Co. Some of per past credits include Twist Your Dickens (The Goodman Theatre) & Fast Loud & Funny (UP Comedy Club). She is a graduate of The Annoyance Theatre and The 2015 Bob Curry Fellowship. Sarah loves her family so much as well as Gilda Radner & Tupac. Also - Cardi B is killing the game and she stands by that. OKRRR.
BEN LARRISON is honored to be performing with The Second City. He is originally from New Haven, Connecticut, and is a graduate of the Second City Conservatory. Ben performs regularly at The Annoyance Theatre and iO Chicago, and is the creator of the #SquirrelTruth campaign. He would like to thank his family and friends for all their incredible support. Ben has a website, which is, and is on Twitter @benlarrison.

ASIA MARTIN is absolutely thrilled to be performing with The Second City! Originally from Washington D.C., she moved to Chicago to pursue acting and comedy. Upon graduating from DePaul’s Theatre School in 2015, she has done shows and readings at Steppenwolf, Victory Gardens, Timeline, Court, The Playground, The Crowd, The Revival, The Annoyance and Goodman Theatre. Catch her around town doing stand-up about her cats, partying with her spoken word improv troupe, PREACH, and making funny sketches with Huggable Riot. She sends love and kisses to her cute little mom, Alesha.

OLIVIA NIELSEN is thrilled to be performing with The Second City. A New York native, Olivia moved to Chicago after graduating from Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, NY with a double major in Theater and Psychology. She has performed with Second City aboard the NCL Gem, and can be seen performing around Chicago with her sketch duo, OPIE, and Lil’ Tooties (iO). She can still see when she's smiling, so no funny business.

GRIFFIN WENZLER is originally from Nashville, TN, where he played instrumental rock with Lasermonster. In Chicago he can be seen performing spoken comedy with Trigger Happy at the Annoyance Theater every Thursday night. He would like to thank his family and his haters for propelling him to new heights. Follow him at Griffin is represented by Paonessa Talent Agency.

STEPHANIE K. HAWKINS (Stage Manager) is a freelance stage manager and production manager in the Chicago area. She is originally from Detroit and is a proud alumna of the University of Michigan. SM: Indiana Repertory Theatre, Children's Theater of Madison, South Coast Repertory. PM: Oak Park Festival Theatre, Hangar Theatre, Berkshire Theatre Company. Go Blue!

STUART MOTT (Music Director) is a Chicago-based music director of improv and sketch comedy.  He previously music directed for The Second City aboard Norwegian Cruise Line’s Dawn and Breakaway and is thrilled be a part of The Second City Touring Company.  Stuart teaches in the music program at The Second City Training Center and can be seen playing regularly at The Annoyance, ComedySportz, and iO Chicago.  He has music directed such groups as VAMP, Anarchy, Buzzed Broadway, Storytown, MINt, Shamilton, Wavelength, and Baby Wants Candy.  He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

All actors and stage manager are members of Actors’ Equity Association, the professional union for actors and stage managers.

The Second City Touring Company
CEO & Executive Producer ... Andrew Alexander
Vice President of Production … Jen Hoyt
Producer of the Touring Companies ... Joe Ruffner
Company Manager … William Collins
Casting Director … Claudia Wallace

About The Second City
Since opening its doors 1959, The Second City has grown to become the world’s premier comedy club, theater and school of improvisation, entertaining 1 million theatergoers a year around the globe. Alumni of The Second City’s resident stages, touring companies, and theatrical divisions across Chicago and Toronto include some of the biggest names in entertainment, including Tina Fey, Stephen Colbert, Steve Carell, Gilda Radner, Bill Murray and more.

On Sale: Friday, October 12 | 10 AM

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