LOL ... to Beat Lung Cancer

LOL ... to Beat Lung Cancer - May 10, 2018

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Second City's UP Comedy Club
230 W. North Avenue, 3rd Floor, Chicago, IL 60614

Tickets will be available at the door

“At the height of laughter, the universe is flung into a kaleidoscope of new possibilities.” —Jean Huston

On May 10, 2018, LUNGevity Foundation will host an evening of laughter at The Second City, Chicago's beloved comedy club. The evening will include a pre-show reception and "Legendary Laughs"—a 90-minute revue featuring the best of The Second City.

LOL ... to Beat Lung Cancer is an opportunity for the Chicago community to join together to help change the outcomes for people with lung cancer through research, education and support.

Event Chair

Marc Swerdlow


6:30 pm - Pre-show Reception
8:00 pm - “Legendary Laughs”– a 90 minute show focused  on laughter
Enjoy some of The Second City’s all-time favorite scenes and songs pulled from its vast comedy vaults paired with plenty of its world-famous improv.


For information: Carol Perline, Senior Director of Development, 240-454-3104;


"Comic Relief" Sponsors


Bristol-Myers Squibb

Heritage Title Company

Betsy and Jeff Kushen

Magellan Investment Partners
Marc Swerdlow

"Punchline" Sponsors

Linda K. & Harold Z. Friedman Family Philanthropic Fund

Ann and Jim Goodman

Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Patti and Steve Helfand

JAB Produce, Inc.

Kristine and Kenneth Schuler

David and Jamie Schwartz

Michael Shechtman

US Title

Vicki and Phil Zagon

"Comedy Team" Sponsors

Andrew Conroy and Kathleen Kelly

Brian Eisendrath

Debra and Richard Goldwasser

Sherri and Edward Lumberg

Max Mintzer

Stephanie and Michael Oettinger