City Calendar: 05/19/14

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DOWNTOWN: The Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation will offer free self-guided tours of the old Allegheny County Jail Museum, located at 440 Ross St., from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. A portion of the one of the cellblocks was preserved when the jail was renovated to house the Family Division of Allegheny County Common Pleas Court. The tour takes about 30 minutes, so attendees should plan to arrive at the jail no later than 12:30 p.m. For reservations, or 412-471-5808.

SHADYSIDE: The Pittsburgh Jewish Music Festival will present "Anne Frank: A Living Voice," based on Anne Frank's diary with music by Linda Tutas Haugen. Performers include the Chamber Choir of the Pittsburgh School for the Choral Arts and mezzo-soprano Elizabeth Shammash. The performance will take place at 7:30 p.m. in Levy Hall, Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Ave. General admission tickets are $20, $15 for seniors and $10 for students. Tickets are available at the door or by calling 412-421-1500 or


STRIP DISTRICT: Classical Revolution Pittsburgh will perform The Schubert Octet at 7:30 p.m. at Bar Marco, 2216 Penn Ave.


STANTON HEIGHTS: The Stanton Heights Neighborhood Association will meet at 6:30 p.m. at Sunnyside Elementary School, 4801 Stanton Ave. State Reps. Dom Costa, D-Stanton Heights, and Ed Gainey, D-Lincoln-Lemington, will be present to answer questions and address concerns.


DOWNTOWN: The Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation will offer a free walking tour of the Penn-Liberty Cultural District. Attendees will meet at noon at Katz Plaza, located at Penn Avenue and Seventh Street. The neighborhood includes restored performance venues, hotels, commercial buildings as well as one-of-a-kind residences and stores within a National Register District and a City Historic District. The tour will also be presented May 30. For reservations, or 412-471-5808.

DOWNTOWN: The student and pre-professional divisions of Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre School will hold their spring performance at 7 p.m. at the Byham Theater. Tickets range in price from $16.75 to $28.75 and can be purchased at or 412-456-6666.

To list events happening within the city limits, fax to 412-391-8452; email; or mail to City Calendar, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 34 Blvd. of the Allies, Pittsburgh 15222.

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