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Monday is the 70th birthday of the Pittsburgh-born playwright many now refer to as the American Shakespeare.
Trio Novis Mundi, organist Eric Plutz and Ronny Love and the Sensational Sounds of the Drifters perform here this week.
The Downtown Series musical revue will be performed at the Trust Arts Education Center April 29-May 9.
Pittsburgh Musical Theater announces its 2015-16 season with the theme, Magical Movie Musicals.
The musical “Hamilton” leads the way with 13 nominations. The Drama Desk Awards ceremony is May 31.
The director finds leads to share his vision of the boy who never grows up and the girl who knows she must.
Here is a lineup of events honoring the late playwright.
So much to do, so little time to dance. Here is a list of performances by the schools and studios nurturing Pittsburgh’s dance talent.
Musicals including “Fun Home,” “Something Rotten!” and “An American in Paris” open this month to make the deadline for awards nominations.
The Swedish choreographer presented “Snow” and “Written on Water” at Byham Theater as part of the Pittsburgh Dance Council’s 2014-15 season.
The performances were scheduled from Aug. 26 to Sept. 27.
Kinetic Theatre’s play by August Strindberg, adapted by Conor McPherson, examines an ultimate fight to the death between husband and wife.
Next season’s lineup is packed with cultural diversity, a nod to Andy Warhol and the first tap act the Dance Council’s featured in a decade.
PBT wrapped its 45th anniversary season with a challenging, grandiose classic set in ancient India.
Musician Madeleine Peyroux, the PSO presents “Celebrate Wilkinsburg,” Friends of the August Wilson Center present “August Wilson’s Women”...
Humana Festival of New American Plays explores Midwestern housewives gone wild, coping with aging parents and gay subplots galore.
Sunny Disney Fitchett and husband Rob Fitchett are leaving; Roxy MtJoy and Bob Rak will take their place.
In his new role, Greggory Brandt hopes to make the summer theater known outside of the area and attract more families and young people.
The expansion is expected to generate a 40 percent increase in enrollment in the next three-plus years.
Pontus Lidberg Dance makes its Pittsburgh debut on Saturday.
Andrew Paul returns with a new adaptation of an August Strindberg
The Public’s Iago is the original Ren in Broadway’s “Footloose” and a veteran of “Jersey Boys” and “Rent.”
Pittsburgh CLO executive producer Van Kaplan is a lead producer on the new musical, which also features several local actors.
The new Broadway musical of a beloved movie with Pittsburgh roots melds ballet and musical theater with innovative staging.
The benefits of the CLO’s Broadway affiliations: “The more we are connected to the industry, the more opportunities that are given to us.”
“All the Names” is classic Quantum — unconventional place, staging and script, plus a bemused audience.
The Festival features international theater and hand-on art installations.
The star-studded red carpet at the Palace Theatre on April 12 included celebrities from all realms of entertainment.
The wide range includes four plays, including the ready-for-Broadway “Shakespeare in Love,” and the Kinks musical “Sunny Afternoon.”
The drama-packed piece set in ancient India features 100-plus roles, making it among the largest ballets PBT has staged to date.
Members give voice to classic literature, plays and even radio shows, sitting around a table, reading the lines.
Quantum Theatre’s Karla Boos gathers a team including the Mattress Factory’s Barbara Luderowski to create a one-of-a-kind experience.
Director Steve Fatla chooses to not have Lincoln shot during “Our American Cousin.”
Theater galore, “WordPlay” at Bricolage, comic Suzanne Westenhoefer, banjo duo Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn, Slow Art Day and more ...
Accomplished dancers and set design elevate the stage adaption of the 1987 movie.
Through dance, music and visual art, Pillow Project hopes to lead a discussion about time and what gives it value over the course of 16
Eleanor Bergstein, a former dirty dancer herself, says her popular 1987 movie “was always meant to be live theater.”
London theater stages sparkle with productions of “Beautiful Forevers” and “Man and Superman.”
Pianist Leslie Amper, jazz composer and cornetist Rob Mazurek, Slow Art Day at the Carnegie, Geri Allen & the Timeline Tap Quartet ...
Spring awash in pastels; a trio of award-winning movies out on DVD; teasers for “Halo 5” and “Spectre”; Swing Pittsburgh in the groove.
The Shrine Circus returns to Pittsburgh with a human cannonball and elephants in tow.
“Jesus Christ Superstar” at Stage Right; Earl Sweatshirt at Mr. Smalls and Pure Prairie League plays Jergel’s Rhythm Grille.
The talented touring company rides a wave of enduring appeal into Heinz Hall.
A daughter’s religious awakening triggers family crises in Carly Mensch’s funny, polished script.
The Rep explores the exile of the rich while Pittsburgh Playwrights presents the last years of blues singer Dinah Washington.
The Argentinian-French tango company brought its show “Nuit Blanche” here as part of the Pittsburgh Dance Council’s 2014-15 season.
“Beauty and the Beast” comes to Heinz Hall on its national tour with a Pittsburgh native in tow.
Arsenal Duo performs Cesar Franck; architect Lorcan O’Herlihy lectures; Hillman Photography Initiative curator Tina Kukielski speaks ...
Get ready for the weekend with these things to check out.
This weekend’s “at Once There was a House” at the New Hazlett marks the fifth anniversary season of Corningworks.