PICT Classic Theatre to Open 2015 Season with FOR THE TREE TO DROP, 2/19-28
(1/23/2015) - It's a new year, and PICT Classic Theatre opens its nineteenth season out of the gate with a world-premiere, For the Tree to Drop, written by celebrated local actress Lissa Brennan. Part of PICT's brand-new Downtown Series, it is no coincidence that this compelling piece will run February 19 - 28, during Black History Month, at the Peirce Studio inside The Trust Arts Education Center at 805 Liberty Avenue.
MY FAIR LADY Plays the Pittsburgh Public Theater, Now thru 2/22
(1/22/2015) - The centerpiece of Pittsburgh Public Theater's 40th anniversary Season of Legends is My Fair Lady, the musical event with book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederick Loewe. Directed and choreographed by Ted Pappas, My Fair Lady runs tonight, January 22 - February 22, 2015 at the O'Reilly Theater, Pittsburgh Public Theater's home in the heart of Downtown's Cultural District.
BWW Seeks Editors in Pittsburgh
(1/21/2015) - BroadwayWorld.com is currently seeking talented theater enthusiasts to head up feature coverage in Pittsburgh.
The REP to Stage World Premiere of PRUSSIA: 1866
(1/16/2015) - As we all know, when you think of comedy, you immediately think of German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche. He is, after all, credited with famously saying, "There's a fine line between gazing long into an abyss and standing at the edge of an abyss looking like an idiot."
Broadway's BEAUTIFUL Holds National Open Casting Calls, Beginning Today
(1/16/2015) - Producers Paul Blake and Sony/ATV Music Publishing announced today that they will be holding a nationwide open casting call for the most sought-after role on Broadway, the title role in Beautiful -The Carole King Musical, about the early life and career of the legendary and groundbreaking singer/songwriter. The show's casting directors will hold an open call for 'Carole King' at New York City's Ripley Grier Studios (520 Eighth Avenue) today, January 16, 2015 and will also search nationally for Caroles and other cast members for the Broadway, touring and international productions of the smash hit musical.
CHUGGINGTON LIVE! Coming to Benedum Center, 1/31
(1/15/2015) - The North American premiere tour of CHUGGINGTON LIVE! The Great Rescue Adventure, produced by Life Like Touring and Ludorum, rolls into Pittsburgh's Benedum Center on Saturday, January 31, 2015 for two performances, at 3:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.
Neil deGrasse Tyson Coming to Benedum Center, 5/7
(1/14/2015) - The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust announces an evening with American astrophysicist, author and science communicator Neil deGrasse Tyson on Thursday, May 7, 2015, at 7:30 p.m., at the Benedum Center. This event is presented by Bill Blumenreich Presents.