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Best Spring 2014 Theater Productions In Pittsburgh

Spring has sprung, What’s the best way to celebrate the re-emergence of new life other than getting snazzed up and hitting the town for a night of sophistication? Hitting the local theater productions, of course.

03/10/2014

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Actors Excited To Bring “Porgy & Bess” To Benedum Center

A story of love, family and courage continues to have an impact, though it has been told for more than 80 years.

02/28/2014

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Behind The Scenes With The PBT’s Longtime Costumier

The colorful costumes of the Nutcracker Ballet bring the land of the sweets and flowers and sugarplum fairy to life on stage.

12/25/2013

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Mt. Lebanon Student Dresses As Homeless Man For Class, Gets Suspended

A high school student who dressed as a homeless man for a drama assignment was so convincing that he fooled school officials – and ended up getting suspended.

10/28/2013

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At Least 2 Hospitalized After Reporting Flu-Like Symptoms At Benedum Center

Ambulances were called to the Benedum Center in the Cultural District downtown Friday night after some people reported feeling ill.

09/14/2013

“In The Heights” Tickets

A group of talented performers will be lighting up the stage this weekend, and many of them have ties to our area.

08/22/2013

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Award-Winning Musical Coming To Local Stage Has Pittsburgh Ties

It’s another night of rehearsal at City Theater.

08/22/2013

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Actors Bringing “The Little Mermaid” To Life On Stage

“The Little Mermaid” is creating quite a splash in a CLO production at the Benedum Center.

07/12/2013

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Movie Review: The Lone Ranger

The 4th of July holiday is sure to get a boost when Disney’s The Lone Ranger busts into theaters on July 3rd

KDKA-TV–07/03/2013

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Best Outdoor Theaters In Pittsburgh

Take advantage of the gorgeous weather this summer and fall by taking in a performance at one of the Pittsburgh Area’s outdoor theaters.

06/03/2013

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Best Directors In The Local Theater Scene In Pittsburgh

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.

03/25/2013

Help Seneca Valley Middle School Win A New Theater

This week is Musicals in our Schools Week and one local school is in the running to get a new theater.

03/13/2013

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Veteran Stagehand Ken Brannigan Retires

Johnna Pro talked with Pittsburgh stagehand Ken Brannigan who is retiring after 40 years of service.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/16/2012

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Port Authority Looking To Tap Into Regional Asset Sales Tax To Shore Up Funding

The largest service cuts in the history of the Port Authority are on hold, at least for the next year; but the fight for funding is far from over. The Port Authority is looking to tap the Regional Asset Sales Tax to shore up its funding; however, arts groups funded by RAD say that’s not what the tax is for.

09/06/2012

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Pittsburgh March Arts Preview

I am looking forward to touring the cultural landscape in Pittsburgh next month. From the cozy reading room at the Carnegie Library to the stages of the Cultural District, our purveyors of the arts are populating that landscape with local talent and national touring groups.

02/20/2012

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