Arts & Entertainment

 Cast of "The Mary Tyler Moore Show," clockwise from left top: Valerie Harper, Ed Asner, Cloris Leachman, Ted Knight, Mary Tyler Moore and Gavin MacLeod.
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Cast of "The Mary Tyler Moore Show," clockwise from left top: Valerie Harper, Ed Asner, Cloris Leachman, Ted Knight, Mary Tyler Moore and Gavin MacLeod.

PBS celebrates Mary Tyler Moore

A one-hour biography offers an uncritical, warm, upbeat look at the career of the sitcom legend.

 Tickets go on sale Friday for Wilco's scheduled Jan. 25 concert at the Benedum.

Wilco to play the Benedum in January

Tickets are $38.75 and go on sale at 9 a.m. Friday via or by phone at 412-456-6666.

 Wiz Khalifa performs during Pitt's Midnight Madness event at the Petersen Events Center.

Wiz Khalifa nominated for two American Music Awards

Pittsburgh rap star gets the nod for chart-topping hit "See You Again."

 In this Nov. 15, 2007 photo, Hugh Hefner smiles while signing copies of the Playboy calendar and "Playboy Cover To Cover: The 50's" DVD box set in Los Angeles.

Playboy magazine will no longer bare all

The magazine’s no-nude policy takes effect with the March 26 publication.

Movies »

Malala provides inspiration

About 2,000 students see firsthand what their refugee classmates have endured in a private showing of “He Named Me Malala.”

Movie review: 'In My Father’s House’ doesn’t answer enough questions

Che “Rhymefest” Smith reunites with his homeless dad in a quest to reclaim his neighborhood and discover his true self as a father and son.


Music »

Steel City Ukeleles goes paperless for all-day 'play by ear' workshop

Learn how to play ukuleles by learning to “hear” the music rather than rely on song sheets at a workshop in Pittsburgh next weekend.

2 Do this week, Oct. 11-17: Cultural events around Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Concert Society hosts recital; Richard Jacob discusses mushrooms and comedian Jessimae Peluso hits town.


2015 Fall Arts Preview

Stevie Wonder.
There's plenty to do and see around Pittsburgh during the autumn season.

From Stevie and other wonderful concerts to a harvest of festivals, here's an index to help you plan all the fun in the coming months.


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    Dance review: Philadanco delivers powerful performance at August Wilson Center

    The Philadelphia-based company danced a program that not only dazzled the eye, but also enriched the soul and challenged the mind.

    Jay Leno books stand-up gig at Heinz Hall in March

    The former “Tonight Show” host also can be seen on his CNBC show, “Jay Leno’s Garage.”


    Breakfast With

    Patricia Sheridan's Breakfast With ... Fareed Zakaria

    CNN’s Fareed Zakaria will be coming to Pittsburgh Oct. 20 for the American Middle East Institute’s 2015 conference.

    Patricia Sheridan's Breakfast With ... LeAnn Rimes

    Say what you will about LeAnn Rimes and her real-life dramas, on stage her voice trumps the tabloid attacks.


    Art & Architecture

    Artist brightens the scene in Wilkinsburg

    James Shipman celebrates a 40-year career with the opening of an outdoor sculpture court he created on a junk-filled lot.

    Heritage Day Festival in Monroeville to offer new attractions

    The Monroeville Historical Society’s annual festival will include pony rides and demonstrations of outdoor cooking this year.


    Gaming Plus

    Victory Pointe brings 'barcade' gaming to the South Side

    The arcade grows up with old and new games in a social club atmosphere on East Carson Street.

    Video game review: ‘The Taken King’ improves ‘Destiny’ with content, humor

    “The Taken King” expansion to “Destiny” improves on the game’s content and tone.