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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...

 

City Theatre announces 2016-17 season of new voices, comedy, unlikely heroes

City Theatre Artistic Director Tracy Brigden has announced the full lineup for 2016-2017, the South Side company’s 42nd Season. All six productions in the season are Pittsburgh premieres, including one world premiere, and continue City Theatre’s...

 

Harmony Singers annual show April 23

The Harmony Singers of Pittsburgh are celebrating their 50th year entertaining people in the South Hills on Saturday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, April 24 at 2:30 p.m., at the Chartiers Valley...

 

The Lion concludes City Theatre season

City Theatre concludes its 41st season with the hit one-man musical, The Lion, written and performed by Benjamin Scheuer, on the Main Stage, May 14 – June 5. The production, directed by Sean Daniels, was named one of the “Top Ten Theatre...

 

Party with stormtroopers at CSC 21+ Sci-Fi night

Carnegie Science Center’s next no-kids night will explore the science behind science fiction with hands-on activities and special shows. 21+ Sci-Fi will be held on Friday, April 15, from 6-10 p.m. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the...

 

Say 'Cheers!" to Science Center's 21+ Food Science night March 11

Carnegie Science Center is teaming up with Wigle Whiskey for its next no-kids night on Friday, March 11, from 6-10 p.m. 21+ Food Science will offer a chance to taste the science of food and drink through hands-on activities -- and free samples Activi...

 

City Theatre's 2016 season continues with Sex with Strangers

The 2015-16 season at City Theatre continues with one of the hottest plays in the country this year. Sex with Strangers, by Laura Eason (Netflix’s “House of Cards”), runs on the Mainstage, March 12 – April 3. It is directed by Christian Parke...

 

Stand up Sisters to be presented March 14

When some people think of nuns, they think of strict and scary women. Catholic sisters today are more often women of courage, faith, and charity. Standup Sisters is a media project highlighting the contributions of these women by giving them a stage...

 

Sister adds performances of City's Easter Catechism

With sales hopping, City Theatre has added six additional performances of Sister’s Easter Catechism: Will My Bunny Go to Heaven featuring audience favorite Kimberly Richards as the unforgettable Sister. This Pittsburgh premiere City Event is on...

 

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