Pittsburgh CLO's GYPSY Opens 7/10
(7/2/2015) - Join one-of-a-kind mother, Rose, and her two talented daughters as they search for fame in Pittsburgh CLO's production of GYPSY, July 10-19 at the Benedum Center. This entertaining musical is complete with memorable performances, mother-daughter struggles and the hardships of show business life, all while set during the infamous vaudeville era.
Cast Announced for Pittsburgh CLO's ALTAR BOYZ
(7/1/2015) - Pittsburgh CLO is proud to announce the cast of the CLO Cabaret premiere of Altar Boyz, September 24-December 20. This heavenly cast includes Pittsburgh CLO alumni Mike Greer as Luke and Mason Alexander Park as Mark, as well as exciting newcomers Michael Brown, Carter Ellis and Javier Manente. Tickets start at $34.75 and are available at as part of the 2015-2016 CLO Cabaret Series package. Please visit CLOCabaret.com or call 412-281-2822 for information on purchasing a Series subscription.
Gateway to the Arts & Pittsburgh Cultural Trust Announce Merger
(7/1/2015) - The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust and Gateway to the Arts announced that Gateway to the Arts will merge with the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust effective July 1, 2015. The merger will provide a greater opportunity to advance the mission-and promote the core values-of Gateway to the Arts within the Pittsburgh community and surrounding regions. The merger joins Gateway to the Arts and the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust's Education Department.
Carrie Furnace Hosts Opera Theater Summerfest Eco-opera Workshop Today
(6/27/2015) - Music and theater lovers can step out at the Carrie Furnace today, June 27 and into the creative process during a festive evening centered around a free workshop of Opera Theater's commissioned Eco-Opera, A NEW KIND OF FALLOUT, with music by composer Gilda Lyons and libretto by Tammy Ryan. The free event begins at 6 pm when audience members can bring chairs and blankets--or reserve a chair at the site for $10.
Photo Flash: First Look at Pittsburgh CLO's MAN OF LA MANCHA
(6/23/2015) - Dream the impossible dream with MAN OF LA MANCHA. A celebrated Broadway hit and winner of five Tony Awards®, MAN OF LA MANCHA will leave you breathless with a score including the touching ode to romance, 'Dulcinea,' the heroic, 'I, Don Quixote' and the unforgettable, 'The Impossible Dream.'
Laura Osnes, Santino Fontana, Stephanie J. Block & More Set for 2015-16 TRUST Cabaret Series
(6/18/2015) - The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust is pleased to announce the fourth season for the 2015-2016 TRUST Cabaret Series. This popular series provides audiences with a rare opportunity to experience the finest cabaret artists and their outstanding musical accompanists at the intimate Cabaret at Theater Square, 655 Penn Avenue, in downtown Pittsburgh's Cultural District. The 2015-2016 TRUST Cabaret Series will showcase award-winning Broadway, stage and film stars Tommy Tune, Stephanie J. Block, Laura Osnes and Santino Fontana performing together on one night, followed by Rebecca Luker and closing the season will be a performance by Paulo Szot. These exceptional performers will share a special evening of cabaret featuring songs from current Broadway, Jazz, American Standards and more.
BEAUTIFUL National Tour, Starring Abby Mueller, to Stop at the Benedum Center, 10/27-11/1
(6/17/2015) - Producers Paul Blake and Sony/ATV Music Publishing announced this week that Abby Mueller has nabbed the title role in the First National Tour of BEAUTIFUL -- THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL, the smash hit musical about the early life and career of the legendary and groundbreaking singer/songwriter. Mueller's sister, Jessie Mueller, won the Tony Award in 2014 Best Actress in a Musical her portrayal of King in the show's Broadway production.