6 Oct

Doors Open Pittsburgh

Ever wonder “What’s in that building?”  Now you can find out! Be sure to check out the 3rd annual Doors Open Pittsburgh, as they provide the opportunity to explore and experience a collection of iconic building and newly designed spaces during the weekend of October 6 & 7, 2018. Explore an old bank vault, stand on […]

2018-10-06 1 p.m. 2018-10-06 4 p.m. America/New_York Doors Open Pittsburgh 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Saturday, October 6, 2018

1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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7 Oct

Doors Open Pittsburgh

Ever wonder “What’s in that building?”  Now you can find out! Be sure to check out the 3rd annual Doors Open Pittsburgh, as they provide the opportunity to explore and experience a collection of iconic building and newly designed spaces during the weekend of October 6 & 7, 2018. Explore an old bank vault, stand on stage […]

2018-10-07 1 p.m. 2018-10-07 4 p.m. America/New_York Doors Open Pittsburgh 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Sunday, October 7, 2018

1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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13 Oct

Cuentos: Tales from the Latino World

Join us for an afternoon of family-friendly songs and storytelling with David Gonzalez as he presents Cuentos: Tales from the Latino World. Cuentos paints a vivid picture of the people and rich cultures of the Spanish-speaking world with colorful tales from the Caribbean, South America, and the Bronx. From the antics of the Puerto Rican anti-hero “Juan […]

2018-10-13 3 p.m. 2018-10-13 4 p.m. America/New_York Cuentos: Tales from the Latino World 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Saturday, October 13, 2018

3 p.m. - 4 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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21 Oct

Jenny Wilson Trio

Join us for an evening of jazz with the Jenny Wilson Trio! Lyrical, swinging, introspective and completely engaging- the Jenny Wilson Trio plays original music and select jazz standards from the classic and modern jazz repertoire.  On piano and vocals, Jenny provides the focal point for the group with support from husband and bassist Nathan […]

2018-10-21 6 p.m. 2018-10-21 8 p.m. America/New_York Jenny Wilson Trio 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Sunday, October 21, 2018

6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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23 Oct

Remaking Post-Industrial Cities with Don Carter

Join us for a reading with Prof. Don Carter who will be presenting his work Remaking Post-Industrial Cities: Lessons from North America and Europe. Remaking Post-Industrial Cities: Lessons from North America and Europe examines the transformation of post-industrial cities after the precipitous collapse of big industry in the 1980s on both sides of the Atlantic, presenting […]

2018-10-23 8 p.m. 2018-10-23 9:30 p.m. America/New_York Remaking Post-Industrial Cities with Don Carter 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

8 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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10 Nov

Storytelling with Charlotte Blake Alston

Join us for a family-friendly afternoon of storytelling with Charlotte Blake Alston.  Charlotte Blake Alston performs in venues throughout North America and abroad. Venues are wide and include the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the Smithsonian Institution, the Kimmel Center, the Women of the World Festival in Cape Town, South Africa, prisons, detention […]

2018-11-10 3 p.m. 2018-11-10 4 p.m. America/New_York Storytelling with Charlotte Blake Alston 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Saturday, November 10, 2018

3 p.m. - 4 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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12 Nov

Tayo Aluko: Call Mr. Robeson

Paul Robeson is a great and famous actor, singer and civil rights campaigner. When over the years he gets progressively too radical and outspoken for the establishment’s liking, he is branded a traitor to his country, harassed, and denied opportunities to perform or travel. Just as physical, emotional and mental stress threaten to push him over […]

2018-11-12 8 p.m. 2018-11-12 10 p.m. America/New_York Tayo Aluko: Call Mr. Robeson 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Monday, November 12, 2018

8 p.m. - 10 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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16 Nov

The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers

Join us for a reading with Maxwell King, President & CEO of The Pittsburgh Foundation, who will be discussing his recent work The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers.  Fred Rogers (1928–2003) was an enormously influential figure in the history of television and in the lives of tens of millions of children. As the creator and […]

2018-11-16 8 p.m. 2018-11-16 9:30 p.m. America/New_York The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Friday, November 16, 2018

8 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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28 Nov

Adam Hopkins: Crickets

Join us for an evening of jazz with Adam Hopkins and company they celebrate the release of their latest album, Crickets! Adam Hopkins’ Crickets is a head-on collision of the various musical worlds he has been a part of since becoming a bassist as a teenager. Now in his 30’s, Hopkins is an improviser and composer influenced […]

2018-11-28 8 p.m. 2018-11-28 9:30 p.m. America/New_York Adam Hopkins: Crickets 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

8 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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29 Nov

Sam Newsome Trio

Join us for an evening of jazz with the Sam Newsome Trio! The Sam Newsome Trio was formed in the fall of 2017 by soprano saxophonist Sam Newsome, initially to perform as a part of the 2017 Arts of Art Series. Newsome says that the chemistry was so strong, he knew this collaboration needed to […]

2018-11-29 8 p.m. 2018-11-29 10 p.m. America/New_York Sam Newsome Trio 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Thursday, November 29, 2018

8 p.m. - 10 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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