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Harmony Singers launch a new season

The Harmony Singers of Pittsburgh, a South Hills choral group, will launch its 2017-2018 season on Tuesday, Sept. 5, at 7 p.m. with an open house and ice cream social for returning and prospective...

 

Lace up those sneakers for Science Center's next 21+ evening

Lace up those old high top sneakers, slip on some leg warmers, and get ready to get physical at Carnegie Science Center’s next no-kids event. 21+ Let’s Get Physical happens Friday, Aug. 11, from 6-10 p.m. 21+ Night features cash bars, snacks...

 

Student written plays selected for City Theatre Playwright's contest

City Theatre Director of Education & Accessibility Kristen Link has announced the finalists in the annual EQT Young Playwrights Contest. The six finalists, all middle and high school students from Southwestern Pennsylvania, will receive a professiona...

 

Tracy Brigden leaving City Theatre at end of this season

Driven by a passion for new plays, City Theatre Artistic Director Tracy Brigden has been at the helm of the South Side performing arts organization for 16 seasons, producing notable works and world premieres by exceptional talents. Ms. Brigden has an...

 

City Theatre to present Momentum '17: New Plays at Different Stages May 31 to June 4

City Theatre has announced the plays and events included in Momentum ‘17: New Plays at Different Stages, the South Side theater company’s annual festival of new play development. The annual festival will run from May 31 – June 4 and will...

 

Sample Hilltop restaurants at a Taste of Allentown event

Treat your taste buds to a filling, fun event in Allentown on Saturday, May 20 beginning at 6 p.m. Enjoy a stroll down East Warrington Avenue for a progressive dinner featuring new and established restaurants in the revitalized neighborhood....

 

SuperMonkey Recording Company opens retail establishment on Record Store Day 2017

SuperMonkey Recording Company - Pittsburgh’s Rock ‘n Roll Record Label will open its base of operations and retail establishment on April 22, Record Store Day, at 10 a.m. Located at 813 E. Warrington Ave in the Allentown neighborhood of...

 

Harmony Singers spring show

The Harmony Singers of Pittsburgh will present their annual spring show on Saturday, April 29 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, April 30 at 2:30 p.m., at the Chartiers Valley Intermediate School, 2030 Swallow...

 

Wild With Happy will open at City Theatre on April 8

For the penultimate show of the 2016-17 season, City Theatre presents Wild With Happy by Colman Domingo, a magical and madcap comedy about death that will give you life. Directed by City Theatre...

 

City Theatre to present time-bending journey: The Guard in March

Art, history, and humanity align in City Theatre’s upcoming production of The Guard by Jessica Dickey. Directed by Artistic Director Tracy Brigden, the play will run March 11-April 2 on the Main Stage, continuing the 2016-17 season of new plays at...

 

City Theatre program aims to unite, enrich through art and partnership

City Theatre has announced a new community partnership initiative called City Connects. The program builds on the organization’s long-standing commitment to encouraging discussion and engagement beyond the work seen on stage and celebrates City...

 

City Theatre will present historically-inspired drama The Royale

City Theatre rings in 2017 with The Royale, a knockout new play by Marco Ramirez. The Royale is directed by Stuart Carden, and runs on City Theatre’s Main Stage, January 21 – February 12, 2017. Jay “The Sport” Jackson is a legend in the makin...

 

#Pixburgh exhibition explores life through Pittsburghers' lens

Visitors to the Senator John Heinz History Center can experience an in-depth look at the museum’s extensive collection of photographs as part of the new major exhibition, #Pixburgh: A Photographic Experience. With nearly two billion digital images...

 

Cranston conversation with Tracy Brigden at City

Emmy and Tony Award-winning actor Bryan Cranston will appear on the City Theatre Main Stage in this CityEvent, produced in partnership with Classic Lines bookstore. Mr. Cranston, currently on tour to promote his memoir, A Life in Parts, will be...

 

City Theatre presents Bryan Cranston in Conversation

Emmy and Tony Award-winning actor Bryan Cranston will appear on the City Theatre Main Stage in this CityEvent, produced in partnership with Classic Lines bookstore. Mr. Cranston, currently on tour to promote his memoir, A Life in Parts, will be...

 

Dietz mini-residency at City Theatre

City Theatre will welcome playwright Steven Dietz for a writing residency October 31-November 1. Launched in the 2015/2016 season, the mini-residency program offers individually tailored space for writers to work on script development. Mr. Dietz...

 

Annual arts & crafts festival showcases artists, craftsmen

The 22nd annual Pennsylvania Arts & Crafts Christmas Festival will take place over two weekends this year: October 14-16 and 22-23 at the Washington County Fairgrounds, 2151 N. Main Street,...

 

Feeding the Dragon will run at City Theatre Oct. 22 thru Nov 20

Fresh on the heels of the raucous comedy, Hand to God, City Theatre turns in a different direction to present Feeding the Dragon, an intimate and magical world premiere by the award-winning stage and screen actress, Sharon Washington. The production...

 

City Theatre Opens 2016-2017 Season with the Heretical & Hilarious Broadway Hit Comedy HAND TO GOD

Kicking the 2016-17 season off with a bang, City Theatre presents Hand to God by Robert Askins, through October 16, on the Main Stage. Directed by Artistic Director Tracy Brigden, the Pittsburgh premiere of the hit Broadway comedy features a cast of...

 

Harmony Singers launch new season

The Harmony Singers of Pittsburgh, a South Hills choral group, will launch its 2016-2017 season on Tuesday, Sept. 6, at 7 p.m. with an open house and ice cream social for returning and prospective...

 

City Theatre announces winners of 2016 Young Playwrights Contest

City Theatre has announced the winners of its 2016 Young Playwrights Contest. The playwrights will develop their scripts in collaboration with professional theatre artists for production on City Theatre’s Hamburg Studio stage during the 17th...

 

Poetry Coffee House slated for South Side Presbyterian

The Poetry Coffee House at the South Side Presbyterian Church on Friday, June 10, from 7:30 – 9 p.m., features poets Timons Esaias, Roberta Hatcher, and Mike James, in partnership with the Pittsburgh Poetry Exchange: “What is so rare as a day...

 

Pittsburgh filmmaker to screen Blood on the Leaves at the Hollywood Theater

Ryan Haggerty, a Work Hard PGH co-oper in Allentown since this past January is screening his feature length survival crime drama Blood on the Leaves at the Hollywood Theater in Dormont on Wednesday,...

 

City Theatre Momentum series will feature four plays in different stages

City Theatre has announced the lineup for the theatre’s annual Momentum: New Plays at Different Stages Festival, June 2-5. This year’s Momentum series will feature exclusive presentations of works by Liza Birkenmeier (Carnegie Mellon Drama...

 

Harmony Singers will perform at Carnegie Hall in New York

On May 28, the Harmony Singers of Pittsburgh will join six choirs from Arizona, Georgia, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Jersey, Texas, and Washington at Carnegie Hall in New York City to perform a concert featuring co-conductor Mark Hayes conducting...

 

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