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Sunday, May 16, 2021

Dozens of arts groups join Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre for outdoor 'Open Air' series by Sara Bauknecht and Tyler Dague / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Performances will begin Tuesday and run through Memorial Day on Flagstaff Hill in Schenley Park.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 06:00AM
Sunday, January 3, 2021
Thursday, December 10, 2020
Sunday, November 29, 2020
Friday, September 18, 2020
Tuesday, July 7, 2020

City Theatre names winners of 2020 Young Playwrights contest by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The annual festival, with productions and readings of selected works by students in grades 7-12, is scheduled for January 2021.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 04:31PM
Tuesday, June 2, 2020

State freezes $1 million in arts funding to 53 Western Pa. groups by Marylynne Pitz and Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Arts groups scramble after the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts reneges on grants for operating expenses.  

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 07:01AM
Thursday, May 28, 2020

Learn from Rob Marshall, Gavin Creel and more in Pittsburgh CLO's new summer programs by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

A slate of online courses and workshops includes actors and behind-the-scenes luminaries from Broadway to Hollywood.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 12:18PM
Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Lawyer takes the case of Shylock for new look at 'Merchant of Venice' by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Public Theater presents an online adaptation that highlights Shylock's connection to family in “Merchant of Venice.”

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 11:08AM
Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Let us shine a spotlight on sets and costumes from your high school musicals by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Send iimages from your school and we will showcase the hard work that has gone unseen because of COVID-19.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 07:00AM
Wednesday, March 25, 2020

DAILY HOT LIST: Terrence McNally on film, eagles, Phipps and a 'happiness' podcast by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Your daily dose of things to do, watch and listen to from home.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 07:59AM
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Saturday, March 21, 2020
Wednesday, March 18, 2020

GOING LIVE: A list of concerts and performances in the virtual world by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

A selection of performances by Pittsburgh and national artists.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 01:21PM
Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Pittsburgh winners chosen in August Wilson Monologue Competition by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Mysheree Key, Jamaica Johnson Shakyna Golphin finished as the top three at the celebration in Lawrenceville.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 08:10AM
Saturday, March 7, 2020

PG Stratford trip: Shakespeare as the main course, with a 'Spamalot' dessert by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

There’s “Much Ado” about Colm Feore as “Richard III” and “Monty Python’s Spamalot,” among the Critic’s Choice shows in Canada.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 09:00AM
Thursday, March 5, 2020
Monday, February 24, 2020

London trip adds “Six" musical and Vanessa Williams 'Angel' options by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Post-Gazette Critic’s Choice tour leaves April 26 and includes the latest from Tom Stoppard drama.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 01:43PM
Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Reviews: PICT's dreamy 'Midsummer'; CLO's 'Book of Merman'; and 'The Last Word' by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Three theatrical works to get to know, from the Pittsburgh Cultural District to Oakland.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 09:00AM
Sunday, February 16, 2020

2020 Shakespeare Monologue & Scene Contest names finalists by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The finals will be held Monday, Feb. 17, at the O’Reilly Theater, home of Pittsburgh Public Theater.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 06:53PM
Sunday, February 9, 2020

Billy Porter goes for the gold and opening number at 2020 Oscars by Maria Sciullo and Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Pittsburgh native brings early glam to the Academy Awards’ red carpet.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 07:00PM
Thursday, February 6, 2020
Sunday, January 19, 2020

2019 Post-Gazette Performers of the Year: Lisa Velten Smith and Daniel Krell by Sharon Eberson and Christopher Rawson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The actors worked together in “A Doll’s House Part 2” at the Public and continued to shine in Pittsburgh theaters throughout the year.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 07:07AM
Friday, January 17, 2020

PG Critic's Choice Theater Tour heads to London in April by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The 2020 trip includes a welcoming dinner, a guided walking tour and up to four plays, including the latest by Tom Stoppard.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 11:00AM
Thursday, January 9, 2020
Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Meet 13 luminaries who are spreading new voices and ideas by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

They are dancing, reading, writing poetry, making music and videos, and helping spread fashion.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 08:00AM
Monday, December 30, 2019

On the Arts: Which nights sell best for Pittsburgh’s cultural organizations? by Jeremy Reynolds and Sara Bauknecht / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Whether you prefer a full house or more legroom, here’s a quick guide on which cultural institutions’ performance days tend to fill fastest.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 08:00AM
Friday, December 27, 2019

The 2010s: A decade in pop culture by Sharon Eberson and Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Social media and streaming were the dominant stories, plus #MeToo justice, TV obsessions and viral sensations.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 09:45AM
Thursday, December 26, 2019

First Night: Last party of the decade by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The annual Pittsburgh Cultural Trust will feature a parade, music, fireworks, theater and more.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 12:00AM

What are you doing New Year’s Eve? by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

A roundup of live music and festive parties.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 12:00AM
Thursday, December 19, 2019

2019 was an epic year of in Pittsburgh theater, with 'Hamilton,' 'Lear' and new classics by Sharon Eberson and Christopher Rawson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

“Cambodian Rock Band” at City Theatre and a few Pittsburgh Public productions stood out in a year of moving and timely productions.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 08:00AM