Ever since Bill Murray, John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd joined the cast of "Saturday Night Live" in the mid-1970s, Chicago's famed improv troupe the Second City has been one of America's most respected proving grounds for rising comedic talent. The Alliance Theatre teams with the Second City for the world-premiere comedy THE SECOND CITY: TOO BUSY TO HATE ... TOO HARD TO COMMUTE, an original revue about the funny side of life in the ATL. Atlanta actors Amy Roeder and Tim Stoltenberg join the rest of the cast of out-of-towners for opening night Wed., SEPT. 24: Anthony Irons, Michael Lehrer, Robyn Norris and Ric Walker. Through Oct. 26. $30-$40. Tues.-Fri., 8 p.m.; Sat., 2:30 and 8 p.m.; Sun., 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Woodruff Arts Center, Hertz Stage, 1280 Peachtree St. 404-733-5000. www.alliancetheatre.org.