The Second City, Chicago's legendary comedy theater troupe, stops by Virginia's Synetic Theater to regale the audience in some of the best sketches, songs and improvisations from its now impressive 50-year history. Many of the skits were written by Second City alum like Alan Arkin, Gilda Radner, Bill Murray, Stephen Colbert and Tina Fey. Friday, July 15, and Saturday, July 16, at 7:15 p.m. and 9:45 p.m. Synetic Theater -- Crystal City, 1800 South Bell St., Arlington. Tickets are $40. Call 800-494-8497 or visit synetictheater.org.