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 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....

 
 Entertainment    June 16, 2015

Bring a snowball and name your own price at the CSC

Carnegie Science Center is celebrating the beginning of summer with Snowball Day, on Sunday, June 21. On Snowball Day, visitors who bring in saved snowballs can name their own price for general admission. The annual event brings hundreds of...

 
 Entertainment    June 16, 2015

Water Weekends at Carnegie Science

Carnegie Science Center will host Water Weekends every Saturday and Sunday this summer, from June 20 – Aug. 30, exploring the science of water. Water Weekends will feature special water-themed demonstrations and activities offering a chance to...

 
 Entertainment    June 9, 2015

Open Mic at South Side Presbyterian

 The Open Mic Coffee House at the South Side Presbyterian Church is on Friday, June 12, 7:30 – 9 p.m. People are invited to share their performing artistry, from music to poetry, dance to drama. Artists should call ahead if they wish to perform....

 
 Entertainment    June 2, 2015

South Side filmmaker's newest film to premiere at film festival

South Side filmmaker Steve "Stevo" Parys' newest short film, Breakage, premiered on Saturday, June 27 at the Pittsburgh Independent Film Festival. Cast, crewed and shot entirely in Pittsburgh,...

 
 Entertainment    May 19, 2015

D-Day: Normandy 1944 tells the story of the largest Allied operation of WWII

D-Day: Normandy 1944 is now showing on Pittsburgh’s biggest screen at Carnegie Science Center’s Rangos Omnimax Theater. The film tells the story of June 6, 1944 – the largest Allied operation of World War II in Normandy, France. It explains in...

 
 Entertainment    May 12, 2015

Poetry reading slated for South Side Coffee House

Stuart Sheppard will be introduced at The Coffee House at the South Side Presbyterian Church on Friday, May 15, from 7:30 – 9 p.m. The evening also features poets Ziggy Edwards and Barry Govenor, in conjunction with the Pittsburgh Poetry...

 
 Entertainment    May 12, 2015

City will present films highlighting diverse cultures

Mayor William Peduto’s Welcoming Pittsburgh Initiative is partnering with Citiparks to present the Spark! Film Series at this summer’s Dollar Bank Cinema in the Park. Spark! includes a lineup of films featuring stories from diverse cultures. The...

 
 Entertainment    May 12, 2015

City Theatre announces full lineup

City Theatre Artistic Director Tracy Brigden has announced the full lineup for the 2015-2016 season, scheduled to kick-off October 10. City’s 41st season features six new works as well as one City Event special presentation. All six plays are...

 
 Entertainment    April 21, 2015

South Side Double MirrorArt Crawl slated for Marathon weekend

The South Side Double Mirror Art Crawl on Saturday, May 2 will recognize and celebrate the artistic community on South Side with local artists and musicians featured at selected venues. A daytime event from 2-10 p.m., the South Side Double Mirror...

 
 Entertainment    April 21, 2015

Midsummer at City Theatre May 9

City Theatre continues its 40th anniversary season with Midsummer (a play with songs), on the Mainstage May 9 – 31. The play is written by David Greig and singer-songwriter Gordon McIntyre, and is...

 
 Entertainment    April 21, 2015

Harmony Singers will present their spring show

The Harmony Singers of Pittsburgh will present their 47th annual spring show on Saturday, April 25 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 26 at 2:30 p.m., at the Chartiers Valley Intermediate School, 2030 Swallow Hill Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15220. This year’s...

 
 Entertainment    April 14, 2015

City Theatre hosts 21st annual Frankel Awards Ceremony

City Theatre hosted the 21st annual Frankel Awards on Tuesday, April 7, , to celebrate the achievements of artist Carlyn Aquiline and community leader Iris Amper Walker. Named in honor of Robert M. Frankel, a cultural leader and City Theatre...

 
 Entertainment    April 7, 2015

City Theatre announces season

City Theatre has announced the first three plays of the 2015-2016 season scheduled to kick-off October 10. City’s 41st season will feature six new works as well as one special event. The three regular season plays, all Pittsburgh premieres, are...

 
 Entertainment    March 10, 2015

Open Mike Coffee House Friday at S.S. Presbyterian

The next Open Mike Coffee House at the South Side Presbyterian Church is on Friday, March 13 from 7:30 – 9 p.m. People are welcome to share their performing artistry, from music to poetry, dance to drama. Call ahead if planning to perform. The...

 
 Entertainment    March 10, 2015

Oblivion opening at City Theatre on March 21

City Theatre continues its 40th anniversary season with the comedy Oblivion, by Carly Mensch, directed by Stuart Carden, on-stage in the Hamburg Studio Theatre March 21 – April 26. In Oblivion, Uber-hip Brooklynites Pam and Dixon take pride in...

 
 Entertainment    March 10, 2015

Super Pi Day, 3.1415, at Science Center

Carnegie Science Center will host a celebration of Super Pi Day on 3.1415 (or Saturday, March 14, 2015). The date March 14, 2015 coincides with the first few digits of the irrational number Pi – 3.1415. The once-in-a-lifetime celebration will...

 
 Entertainment    February 24, 2015

H2Oh! exhibit opening at the Science Center

Pittsburgh’s freshwater rivers are so ubiquitously integrated with the cityscape that it’s easy to forget what a precious resource they are and have been historically. With the spectacular view of the dramatic confluence of Pittsburgh’s three...

 
 Entertainment    February 10, 2015

City Theatre will present Elemeno Pea

City Theatre continues its 40th anniversary season with a witty “have and have-nots” comedy, Elemeno Pea, by Molly Smith Metzler, directed by City Theatre Artistic Director Tracy Brigden, will run on the Mainstage February 28 – March 22, 2015....

 
 Entertainment    February 10, 2015

Horror Realm welcomes AHS cast

Horror Realm, Pittsburgh’s modern horror convention, starts its seventh year at a new home and welcomes guests from the American Horror Story: Freak Show television series. This year’s “Spring Break Massacre” show will take place March 6-8...

 
 Entertainment    February 3, 2015

Explore the science of weather at Carnegie Science Center's Stormfest

StormFest is back at Carnegie Science Center, challenging families to think about weather in a whole new way by exploring geography, geology, and meteorology with fun hands-on activity stations. StormFest is open to the public from 10 a.m. – 3...

 
 Entertainment    January 27, 2015

21+ Night at Science Center

For its next adults-only night, Carnegie Science Center is exploring the fascinating science of weather at 21+ StormFest on Friday, Feb. 6, from 6 – 10 p.m. Make rocks and weather maps, discover the effects of El Niño and updrafts, see a tornado...

 
 Entertainment    January 6, 2015

City Theatre to present premiere of Mr. Joy

City Theatre finishes the first-half of its 40th anniversary season with a world premiere, solo play, Mr. Joy, by Daniel Beaty, directed by Lou Jacob, will run on City Theatre’s Mainstage January 24 – February 15, 2015. Mr. Joy examines a Harlem...

 

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