Things to do in Chicago this weekend
Garfunkel & Oates Beneath the sugary goodness of comedic songwriting duo Riki Lindhome and Kate Micucci are sly, hilarious songs that point out the awkward and uncomfortable in life. The pair's IFC pilot was recently picked up to series, bowing in 2014. Abbey Pub. 7:30pm. $25–$35, VIP $100–$150.
Giordano Dance Chicago: Fall Home Season The jazz dance company founded in 1963 by Gus Giordano celebrates its 2013–2014 season, "Escape Ordinary," with electrifying world premieres from Roni Koresh, artistic director of Koresh Dance Company, and resident choreographer Autumn Eckman. Expect some audience favorites, too. Harris Theater. 7:30pm. $15–$60.