There are plenty of local productions in the Steel City – too many to count, quite frankly – but each area has a handful of directors who have stood both the test of time and show business. Read on to learn more about what makes these select few Pittsburgh directors the best at what they do, and to find out where their next tour de force is playing.
Pittsburgh has a host of fantastic art and craft shows, wine festivals and outdoor activities during Spring. Let these events reintroduce you to the nice warmer weather activities that Pittsburgh has to offer.
Pittsburgh is full of important historical figures, contemporary talented artists and volunteers passionately committed to cause of women’s equality. Celebrate women by taking part in some of these activities around the city.
President’s Day has historically been about patriotism and celebratory eating. Originally a day to mark the birthday of America’s first President, George Washington, this holiday was changed in 1968 to include all great American Presidents and combine Abraham Lincoln and Thomas Jefferson who had their own days. Since the culmination of this significant holiday, President’s Day has been associated in celebration with other patriotic holidays such as Memorial Day, Labor Day and Veteran’s Day. It is a day typically set aside to enjoy American activities. Here are a list of five ways to do just that in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Take a trip to the Cultural District in downtown Pittsburgh this Valentine’s Day weekend for comedy, romance, beer tasting and music.
Pittsburgh is full of theatrical productions this time of year and prices have never been more affordable. Read up on these five performances and reserve your tickets now.
Knitting classes and supply stores are plentiful in Pittsburgh, but these are the best to meet all of your knitting needs.
Washington, D.C. may be hours away from Pittsburgh but this city offers plenty of ways to celebrate the second Presidential Inauguration of President Barack Obama this Jan. 21. The inauguration coincides with Martin Luther King, Jr. day, so take advantage of the myriad dual events Pittsburgh has to offer this year.
It’s never to late to learn a new skill, especially when it comes to technology. From basic computing to advanced programming skills, these computer classes for PC and Mac users in and around Pittsburgh will help students of any age excel. From IT geek to those who’ve tried to resist technology’s pool, these classes have everyone covered.
With a little bit of inspiration from unexpected items, it’s easy to spice up your holiday decorating routine. Get some great ideas from this brilliant antiques dealer and crafter.
“The Hobbit,” a prequel to Peter Jackson’s award-winning “Lord of the Rings” movies, comes out Dec. 14.These are the best ways to celebrate all things Tolkien in your area.
Pittsburgh was twice ranked most livable in the country by Forbes.com and for good reason: It truly is an amazing city. From a hearty cultural heritage to abundant job prospects, a lively art scene to safety and affordability, Pittsburgh overflows with a richness and depth that other cities cannot hope to replicate. What you’ll discover below are among the most popular and thoroughly researched tomes about Pittsburgh on the market.
Pittsburgh is home to many artists and local, independently owned stores that feature local artwork, but you don’t have to scour the city to find just the right piece at a price point that won’t break your budget.
Pittsburgh full of rich Native American Indian history to explore from battleground sites to towns settled by Native Americans. Take a trip to some of the nearby areas that authentically commemorate Naive American contributions to the region.
In a city as old as Pittsburgh, there are some interesting and authentic ghost stories to be had. Humans dressed up like monsters and madmen in scarehouses have nothing on some of the spooky places around here. This Halloween, treat yourself to some good old-fashioned home-spun ghost stories.
Summer may have most of the blockbusters, but there are also a number of highly anticipated movies coming to theaters this spring. We take a look at the must-see films of the season.