1) Actor/comedian/author DL Hughley is best known for success on several fronts—having his own sitcom, “The Hughley’s,” on ABC/UPN for four years, serving as the original host of BET’s “Comic View,” and being one of four stars in the Spike Lee documentary The Original Kings of Comedy. He’s also a syndicated drive time radio show host of “The DL Hughley Show,” but still finds time to get out on the road and keep his stand-up routine fresh. 7:30 and 9:45 p.m. Performances through Sunday. Pittsburgh Improv, 166 E. Bridge St., The Waterfront, Homestead.
2) Kyle Abraham / Abraham.In.Motion (modern dance)—Pittsburgh native and MacArthur “genius grant” winner Kyle Abraham brings home an evening of dance choreographed around themes of racial injustice. 8 p.m. Tonight and tomorrow. Presented by Pittsburgh Dance Council. August Wilson Center, 980 Liberty Ave., Cultural District.