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The Shigeyama family—a theater troupe that performs kyogen, Japan’s oldest form of spoken drama—performs for free tonight at 7 PM at the University of Chicago’s International House (1414 E. 59th); RSVP here. The event is cosponsored by the International House’s Global Voices Performing Arts Program, the Consulate General of Japan, the Japan Foundation, and the U. of C.’s Center for East Asian Studies.