Smart comedy built Second City success
As the theater turns 50, co-founder Sahlins recalls how UChicago lessons, audiences built its foundation. Click here to read the full article.
Bernie Sahlins knows talent when he sees it. During his 26 years as producer with The Second City, Sahlins, AB’43, helped discover some of world’s best-known comedians, including John Belushi, Dan Akroyd, and Bill Murray.
But there’s a surprising secret to Sahlins’ success—funny isn’t enough.