Theater & Dance

 Laurie Klatscher, Alec Silberblatt and Siovhan Christensen during a preview of "Chickens in The Yard" by Hatch Arts Collective.

Stage review: Quantum gets quirky with 'Chickens in the Yard'

The play touches down in Lawrenceville with themes of acceptance and family, as it inaugurates the theater company’s New Voices program.

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 The Village Theater Company board of directors announced that Carolina Pais-Barreto Beyers has been appointed executive director of the Sewickley-based nonprofit. The organization is building and operating the Vanguard Theater, a film art house and cultural venue.

Village Theater names executive director

The group is in the process of building the Vanguard Theater, slated to open in September 2016.

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 Mark Milovats.

The Hot List of events for the coming weekend

A listing of weekend events

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 Gabriel King, left, Patrick Jordan, Casey Cott and Brendan Griffin in barebones productions' "Small Engine Repair."

Stage review: Pals' reunion takes an outrageous turn in barebones play

Friends mix vulgarity with loyalty and a shocking agenda in “Small Engine Repair,” a presentation at the black box theater in Braddock.

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 British actor and director Kenneth Branagh stars in "The Painkiller," part of the Post-Gazette Critic's Choice theater tour in London.

Kenneth Branagh headlines 2016 PG London Theater Trip

The 2016 Post-Gazette Critic's Choice theater tour heads to London March 6-13, when the daffodils and magnolias will be in bloom.

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2Do this week, Nov. 22-28: Cultural events around Pittsburgh

Legendary soul group the Dramatics headline the Donald Patterson Jr. Keeping Soul Music Alive Awards tonight.

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 Ruben Graciani, chair of Point Park University's dance department.

Ruben Graciani settling in as head of Point Park dance department

Curriculum changes, community collaborations and choreographer commissions are just some of what he’s been up to in the past year.

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 Dancers perform Joan Wagman’s “RiseFallRiseFallRise” at Wood Street Galleries, Downtown, as part of 5 Performances a weekly series presented by The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust.

Dance preview: 5 Performances series brings diverse dance to Wood Street Galleries

The collaborative pop-up dance series began in October and runs through this weekend in the intimate gallery space Downtown.

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 Joniece Abbott-Pratt plays Nina in City Theatre's production of "Sunset Baby."

Stage review: City Theatre’s 'Sunset Baby' is a dynamic tale of family, love and loss

Dominique Morisseau’s drama runs through Dec. 13 at the South Side theater’s Hamburg Studio.

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 Billy Porter, center, with co-star Stark Sands, left center, and the "Kinky Boots" Angels. Pittsburgh native Porter is set to leave his Tony-winning role as drag queen Lola tonight.

Tony winner Billy Porter takes final bow in 'Kinky Boots'

We look back on Billy Porter’s journey to the heights of Broadway musical success and what’s next for the Pittsburgh native.

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High School Musicals

North Allegheny will sell show tickets online

A fee of $1 or $1.50 will be charged per ticket, regardless of whether the ticket is purchased online or at the box office.



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