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 Entertainment    February 2, 2016 

Sister returning to City Theatre with Sister's Easter Catechism

This year, City Theatre hopes you are not planning to give up laughter for Lent. Kimberly Richards returns as the unforgettable Sister in Maripat Donovan's spring edition of the Late Nite Catechism...

 
 Entertainment    January 12, 2016

Blast off with Science Center's 21+ Rocket Science

Carnegie Science Center’s next 21+ Night will launch visitors into an exploration of the space race and the science of rockets. Carnegie Science Center is teaming up with City Theatre for 21+ Rocket Science on Friday, Jan. 15, from 6-10 p.m. City...

 
 Entertainment    January 5, 2016

City Theatre presenting premiere of the historical drama Some Brighter Distance

The world premiere production of Some Brighter Distance continues the 2015-2016 season at City Theatre on the Mainstage, January 23 – February 14. The play is written by Keith Reddin and directed by City Theatre Artistic Director Tracy Brigden....

 
 Entertainment    January 5, 2016

Science Center to host weekend long train extravaganza Jan. 9-10

Locomotion Weekend at Carnegie Science Center, Jan. 9-10, is the year’s biggest celebration of trains and the grand finale of the holiday season. The Science Center will be packed with special displays and activities from a host of local model...

 
 Entertainment    December 8, 2015

Harmony Sings will present holiday concert

The Harmony Singers of Pittsburgh will present a holiday concert, " 'Tis the Season" under the direction of Cynthia G. Pratt on Sunday, December 13 at 7 p.m. at Brightwood Christian Church, 5044 West...

 
 Entertainment    November 17, 2015

Mt. Washington actress reprising her one-woman show at Grey Box

Mount Washington-based actress Kendra McLaughlin will perform her original, one woman play "You Can't Have an Orgasm with Me" November 20-22 at The Grey Box Theatre in Lawrenceville. Ms. McLaughlin...

 
 Entertainment    November 17, 2015

Crawford Grill unveiled as newest feature of Miniature Railroad & Village

Carnegie Science Center unveiled its new addition to the Miniature Railroad & Village® following a special lunch for community leaders. A model of the original Crawford Grill has become the third Hill District landmark in the miniature display,...

 
 Entertainment    November 3, 2015

City Theatre presents Off-Broadway hit Sunset Baby

City Theatre continues its season with the Pittsburgh premiere of Sunset Baby in the Hamburg Studio, November 7 – December 13. The play is written by Dominique Morisseau and is directed by Jade King Carroll. The New York Times called Sunset Baby...

 
 Entertainment    October 20, 2015

Tanks for the Memories:

The Senator John Heinz History Center, an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution, will showcase its World War II Sherman tank in action and get the behind-the-scenes story about how tanks helped win the war as part of a special public program,...

 
 Entertainment    October 13, 2015

Wings & Wildlife art show returns to National Aviary

After a 10-year hiatus, the Wings & Wildlife Art Show, presented by Mascaro, returns to the National Aviary, bringing a carefully selected array of beautifully crafted wildlife art for Aviary...

 
 Entertainment    October 13, 2015

City Theatre introduces Pay-What-You-Want for

City Theatre Company has introduced a series of Pay-What-You-Want performances throughout the 2015/16 Season. The first of these events will take place on Saturday, Oct. 17 at the 9 p.m. performance of Conor McPherson’s The Night Alive. A limited...

 
 Entertainment    October 6, 2015

Open Mic Coffee House at S. S. Presbyterian Church

The next Open Mic Coffee House at the South Side Presbyterian Church is on Friday, Oct. 9, 7:30 – 9 p.m. People are invited to share their performing artistry, from music to poetry, dance to drama. Those who wish to perform should call Bryan...

 
 Entertainment    September 22, 2015

Science Center will host a free lunar eclipse skywatch event

For the upcoming Lunar Eclipse, Carnegie Science Center is inviting all astronomy fans to watch the astronomical event at a special SkyWatch program. The program, on Sunday, Sept. 27, from 8:30 – 11:30 p.m., is free to the public. Guests are invite...

 
 Entertainment    September 15, 2015

Science Center's Robots features robotics activities

Carnegie Science Center will host a celebration of robotics in connection with its new Omnimax film, ROBOTS. The Robots Celebration on Saturday, Sept. 19, from 10 am – 5 pm, will feature robotics activities and experts on the subject. Visitors can...

 
 Entertainment    September 15, 2015

Party with robots at the Science Center's 21+ night

Carnegie Science Center’s next 21+ Night will explore the binary world of robots – with Pittsburgh’s famous robot HERB (Home Exploring Robot Butler) – on Friday, Sept. 18, from 6-10 p.m. Event activities will include: programming a robot to...

 
 Entertainment    September 1, 2015

Film looks at humanoid robots and how they are taking it to the next level

ROBOTS, a new giant-screen film experience from National Geographic Studios, will open at the Rangos Omnimax Theater at Carnegie Science Center on Friday, Sept. 4. The film is narrated by RoboThespian, a robot just like “Andy Roid,” who greets vi...

 
 Entertainment    August 25, 2015

South Hills Chorale will hold auditions for singers

The South Hills Chorale, an all-volunteer, non-profit group some 75 members strong, is looking for new singers. They will be holding auditions Aug. 29 starting at 11 a.m. at Baldwin Community United Methodist Church, 5001 Baptist Rd.,...

 
 Entertainment    August 18, 2015

The Boy opens tonight at the Hollywood Theatre in Dormont

The latest independent film release from Chiller Films opens at the Hollywood Theater in Dormont on August 18. The three-night exclusive engagement is the only screening in the state of Pennsylvania and is co-presented by Horror Realm, Pittsburgh’s...

 
 Entertainment    August 11, 2015

City Theatre announces directing observership and revised submission policy

City Theatre has announced the launch of a formal Directing Observership program starting this fall for the 2015-16 season. Through this new initiative, City Theatre aims to support the career development of early-career talent by allowing...

 
 Entertainment    August 11, 2015

Bubblemania will blow away visitors coming to the Carnegie Science Center

Art, comedy, and science will combine in Casey Carle’s exciting show, BubbleMania, at Carnegie Science Center on Saturday, Aug. 15 and Sunday, Aug. 16. The traveling demonstration show features brilliant demonstrations on bubbles of all shapes and...

 
 Entertainment    August 11, 2015

Explore the science of beer on Friday at the 21+ Night at Carnegie Science Ctr.

An extra-special 21+ Night at Carnegie Science Center will explore the science of beer on Friday, Aug. 14, from 6–10 p.m. Visitors to the adults-only evening can use their souvenir glass commemorating the event to taste 10 beer samples from eight...

 
 Entertainment    August 4, 2015

Citiparks offering popular line dancing in city parks

Whether you are an experienced dancer or just a novice on the dance floor, step out to an area park for Citiparks’ ever-popular Summer Soul Line Dancing. Free sessions will take place before the end of summer in Highland Park, Mellon Park,...

 
 Entertainment    July 7, 2015

Hilltop artists wanted to join the Pittsburgh Artist Registry

The Hilltop Alliance is looking to engage visual artists who live, work and play in the 15210 neighborhoods to develop temporary public artwork in Allentown and beyond. In order to be considered for these opportunities, they are encouraging local...

 
 Entertainment    June 16, 2015

City Theatre announces winners of 2015 Young Playwrights Contest

City Theatre has announced the six winners of its 2015 Young Playwrights Contest. These winning playwrights will develop their scripts in collaboration with professional theatre artists in productions on City Theatre’s Hamburg Studio stage during...

 
 Entertainment    June 16, 2015

Big Bird creator will be at Hollywood Theater for special screening of movie

The historic Hollywood Theater in Dormont and Horror Realm have announced a delightful visit from legendary puppeteer Caroll Spinney, made famous for bringing the characters of Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch to life on “Sesame Street.” Mr....

 

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