Theater events worth seeking out in Chicago this weekend

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If you're a theater fan, mark your calendars: there's plenty to do when it comes to stage performances in Chicago this week, from the Blue Man Group to a theater performance about the many neighborhoods of Chicago.

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Blue Man Group at Briar Street Theatre

Enjoy a night with the Blue Man Group at Briar Street Theatre. The group's three blue men put on a show filled with music, paint, pranks, laughs and more. Plus, tickets are currently available for 60 percent off.

When: Sunday, Jan. 20, 7 p.m.
Where: Briar Street Theatre, 3133 N. Halsted
Price: $38.88 (regularly $84.65)
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'Late Nite Catechism' at Royal George Theatre

Catcha two-act show entirely staged by one woman. Dressed in her habit, Sister offers a strictly comical catechism class amidst a stand-up comedy routine and interactive show.

Get your half-priced tickets below.

When: Saturday, Jan. 19, 5 p.m.
Where: Royal George Theatre, 1641 N. Halsted St.
Price: $16 (regularly $31)
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'When the Snow Melted Down in Chicago' at Collaboraction

This stage production shares the trials and tribulations of Chicagoans to highlight the identities and neighborhoods that make up the city. The show is part of "Encounter," a series of community events featuring visual art, music, video, dance, discussions and more.

Snag complimentary tickets before they disappear.

When: Saturday, Jan. 19, 7 p.m.
Where: Collaboraction, 1575-1579 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Price: Free (regularly $30)
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