Theater events worth seeking out in Pittsburgh this week

If you're a theater fan, mark your calendars: there's plenty to do when it comes to stage performances in Pittsburgh this week, from an award-winning musical comedy to an improv show.

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'The Book of Mormon'

Tomorrow evening, nine-time Tony-award-winning musical "The Book of Mormon" takes the stage at the Heinz Hall for the Performing Arts. The musical comedy centers around a mismatched pair of missionaries sent abroad to spread the "good word." 

When: Wednesday, April 17, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Heinz Hall for the Performing Arts, 600 Penn Ave.
Price: $49 - $99
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On Friday, the Pittsburgh Public Theater presents "Indecent," the story of a Jewish playwright and his "resilient acting troupe," write the event organizers. Set in 1923, and based on a true story, the performance showcases a love story between two women set in a brothel.

When: Friday, April 19, 8 p.m.
Where: Pittsburgh Public Theater at the O'Reilly Theater, 621 Penn Ave.
Price: $35 - $40
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Get 45 percent off improv 

Finally head over to the Arcade Comedy Theater for a night of improv and comedy. This Groupon deal gets you 45 percent off the price of admission for two.

Where: 820 Liberty Ave., Fifth and Forbes Corridor
Price: $22 (45 percent discount off regular price); other deals available
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