Arts & Culture
Pittsburgh, the town that brought you some of the world’s most well-known artists (Andy Warhol, Virgil Cantini, Mary Cassat) is proud to present some of today’s most talented up-and-coming artists.
This summer, there are musicals, plays, comedians and a unique Pittsburgh version of dinner theatre on the menu for you in the Cultural District.
Whether you want to try your hand at making glass art yourself or simply want to gaze at the brilliant glass art by others, Pittsburgh has the resources for you from glassblowing classes to glass-art galleries.
Pittsburgh’s universities and ethnically-diverse neighborhoods are known for breeding creativity. These five writers made a name for themselves using their Pittsburgh neighborhood and university connections. Make these titles must reads on your summer book list.
Thanks to a variety of street entertainers, including magicians, jugglers, magicans and more, Pittsburgh has rightly earned its recognition as one of the country’s best cities for busking.
By Rachel Booth Try saying that three times fast. Just kidding! No special skills necessary to take advantage of these great FREE ‘Burgh activities this weekend and the week ahead. For this week’s Free & […]
Ballet is alive and well in Pittsburgh. Add these five ballet events and classes to your must-do list this year.
Although the summer doesn’t “technically” doesn’t start until later this month, the “official” start of summer has kicked off with Memorial Day weekend firmly behind us. On this week’s Free & Affordable Pittsburgh segment on Pittsburgh Today Live, we’re talking about a delicious Strawberry Festival and lots of live music – they’re all FREE to attend!
Each June during the Three Rivers Arts Festival, Pittsburghers descend on downtown in search of one-of-a-kind art and inspiring music. The annual Three Rivers Arts Festival promises to deliver all of that and more once again from Friday, June 3 through Sunday, June 12.
Pittsburgh is known for its professional sports teams, but its art scene is just as impressive. If you’re looking for something different to do in the city, look no further than a visit to the art museums and the free public art around Pittsburgh. Here is the top five list of best iconic works of art in our city to get you started on your tour.
Take a break from your traditional weekend haunts and dive into the world of art appreciation straight through the artists’ lens at one of Pittsburgh’s finest exhibits — or visit them all.
This weekend and the week ahead is all about celebrating kids and moms – whether it’s just being a kid, honoring talented kids, or giving mom a much-needed night out on the town.
Pittsburgh’s cultural district downtown is home to The Pittsburgh Opera. Take a chance on a night at the opera because the Pittsburgh Opera’s 2012 season has so much to offer.
Downtown is home to many fantastic art galleries and four times a year, those galleries open their doors for free for the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust’s Gallery Crawl.
For anyone around Pittsburgh looking to spend a night watching live theatre, there are top-running national shows as well as high quality local productions available this spring. Get a jump start on your dose of arts by checking out these great productions.