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The Second City

Wolfpack Welcome Week

The Second City

Friday, August 25
7pm in Stewart Theatre
$10 NC State Students | $20 Faculty/Staff
| $25 General Public
General Admission

Students are 1st in line for tickets on Aug 18.

To celebrate Wolfpack Welcome Week, tickets go on sale to NC State students on Friday, August 18.

FREE T-SHIRTS for STUDENTS! We’ll be giving away FREE NC State LIVE t-shirts to NC State students at the show (while supplies last).

Student Tickets

Tickets open to the public on Aug 23.

Tickets will open to the general public on Wednesday, August 23.

This is a special event.

On August 25 the Wolfpack will come together for a night of comedy and fun.

This special event is not available as part of our subscription package as tickets are already discounted for Wolfpack Welcome Week.

Note: Always purchase your tickets through our website or box office. Tickets obtained from unauthorized online sources may be stolen, counterfeit or invalid. If you prefer to buy your tickets in person, the box office will be open Monday to Friday, August 18-25 for special hours (see details here). The box office will also open one hour before showtime for cashless sales (subject to availability).

The troupe that gave us SCTV and inspired Saturday Night Live and Whose Line is it Anyway!

Chicago Tribune

About the event

Can’t make it to Chicago? No worries. The Second City is on its way to Stewart Theatre for Wolfpack Welcome Week. “Yes, and”…we cannot wait!

Known worldwide for their sketch comedy and improvisation, The Second City is always original, daring and hilarious. Their alumni list is a veritable “Who’s Who” of comedy including Tina Fey, Stephen Colbert, Steve Carell, Keegan-Michael Key, and so many more.

Come see the next generation of comedy superstars!

This performance may contain adult or mature content.


NC State LIVE strives to make our programming accessible to everyone. If you have an access need or an accommodation request, please email Liza Green, associate director at Learn more about accessibility at NC State LIVE.

Protect the Pack

NC State LIVE is fully committed to the health and wellness of our campus, community and artists and will be following all public health and NC State University’s Community Standards as of the date of the event. This could include changes to capacity, attendance prerequisites and other protective measures. 

Face coverings are not required inside our theatres. Although face coverings are not required, you are encouraged to wear them if you feel more comfortable or safer doing so. In addition, Stewart Theatre has a state-of-the-art UV filtration system, extra hand sanitizing stations and paperless ticketing. In the event that a performance is cancelled, all tickets will be fully refunded.