Derry native Jake Emmerling talks about life on the road with one of the most acclaimed musicals of the decade.
Author Maggie Nelson, Grammy-winning jazz vocalist Gregory Porter and comedian Aries Spears are on tap this week.
Winners in two divisions, grades 4-7 and 8-12, will be chosen at the Pittsburgh Public Theater’s O’Reilly Theater, Downtown.
The Tony-nominated stage and screen actor takes on the classic role for the production that opens April 21.
Music, theater and tattoos are to be found in the area this weekend.
The series at the Cabaret at Theater Square welcomes “the gold standard of open mic nights” on April 19 -— an unusual Wednesday-night show.
In 'Interpretations' exhibit, Joy-Marie Thompson reimagines photos featuring famous performers at the August Wilson Center.
The Hiawatha Project’s “JH: Mechanics of a Legend” is something between prosaic documentary and incantatory play, plus music.
The Tony-nominated star of “An American in Paris” and “Falsettos” brings music and comedy to the Cabaret at Theater Square.
Paul Organisak, former executive at the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust who helped bring the yellow duck to the Point, has a new gig.
“Valentines on Ice” skating for adult sweethearts, “Taj Express: The Bollywood Musical Revue” and the quartet Hypercube are on tap this
Dance Review: Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre's 'Alice in Wonderland' offers family-style energy and escape
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre saw fit to bring back the magic of Derek Deane’s version to the Benedum Center.
Lots of music, monster trucks, Valentine’s Day festivities and a Black History Month exhibit on the schedule for this weekend.
Pittsburgh Dance Council presents two performances at the Byham Theater this weekend.
The festival March 24-26 is presented Downtown and in Oakland by the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust and the Humanities Center of Carnegie Mellon.
The CLO Cabaret show features six multitalented musicians and singers in Tony-nominated musical that but runs through April 15.
The Post-Gazette’s annual list of high school spring musicals in Western Pennsylvania, stretching from next week and into May.
The story of strength against all odds is told by melding the legend with historic records in a Hiawatha Project presentation.
Brent Harris as Malvolio and John Ahlin as Sir Toby Belch deliver outstanding performances in the Shakespearean comedy.
The Upper St. Clair actress chronicles her life as her brother’s keeper and struggles to find her own identity in a solo show for The REP.
The Danish String Quartet, vocalist Valerie June and John McIntire’s Dangeroulsy Live Comedy Talk Show are on tap this week.
After surviving a car crash in 2015, the Pittsburgh writer and artistic director keeps busy with August Wilson’s works and other projects.
Derek Deane’s adaptation of Lewis Carroll’s classic tale returns to Benedum Center for the first time in nearly a decade.
The South Side theater is partnering with local organizations to highlight values that resonate in the remaining plays of City’s season.
The search is on for the executive director of the African American Cultural Center, which owns and operates the August Wilson Center.
Music, kids events and CAPA students take on August Wilson’s “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom,” during the coming weekend.
The Tony-nominated show about six friends in North Carolina requires actor-singer-musicians to form a band for the long CLO Cabaret run.
“Woody’s Order!,” the world-premiere solo show at the Pittsburgh Playhouse, is a true story about destiny and a sibling’s devotion.
The national tour’s stellar cast and splashy musical numbers deliver a good time musical to the Benedum Center.
Company dancers will choreograph pieces for a program next March. Plus, PBT will revive classics, such as “Swan Lake” and “The Nutcracker.”
The city offers plenty of options for “drop in” dance lessons, where you don’t have to commit to more than one session.
Powerful plays about boxing and pro wrestling, past and present, reflect prejudice in American culture.
Quinn Patrick Shannon shines in “The Hunchback of Notre Dame,” which boasts rousing songs and vocals but some plot missteps.
The musical comedy coming to the Benedum Center Tuesday stars Rob McClure as a rival writer trying to overtake Shakespeare in popularity.
Hip-hop artists R.A. the Rugged Man and A-F-R-O, musicians Hiss Golden Messenger and the photo exhibit “Fellowship” are on tap this week.
Artist talks, Richard Marx and Rick Springfield peform, a training camp and a hip-hop competition all take place this weekend.
Mr. Katz, a major figure in local theater, was involved in two alternative companies, Theatre Express and the 99 Cent Floating Theatre.
The 31st annual Children’s Theater Festival unveils a six-show season in May, and JFilm Fest sets April dates.
The Shakespearean comedy, packed with an array of characters, is set in 1912 and features a commissioned score.
Quinn Patrick Shannon as Quasimodo and Emily Lynne Miller as Esmeralda reunite in the dark Disney musical based on the animated film.
The theater company is the first outside of Broadway and Las Vegas to deploy handheld devices with closed-caption and audio description.
The tour of the concert-as-musical “Hedwig and the Angry Inch” features a bravura performance in a musical about an epic identity crisis.
The big-screen adaptation of “Fences,” earned four Academy Award nominations, including best picture and best adapted screenplay.
The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust’s “Up Close” exhibition includes a video and the play’s back-porch set, on display Saturday through March 10.
The prize-winning satire takes you behind the scenes and inside the ring of pro wrestling, at the Ace Hotel in East Liberty.
It’s the last of Mr. Wilson’s 10-play American Century Cycle to open on the Great White Way.
Young ballet hopefuls gathered for experience and exposure at the Youth America Grand Prix semifinals auditions in Upper St. Clair.
Headliner Euan Morton worked with Bellevue’s Paul McGill to stay steady in Hedwig’s heels on tour.
Along with some shows, the theater will offer events that give the public a chance to interact with both art and the artists behind it.