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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8 Oct

The Rest I Make Up

Join us for a screening of The Rest I Make Up, presented by Women Make Movies and Real/Time Interventions. Maria Irene Fornes is one of America’s greatest playwrights and most influential teachers, but many only know her as the ex-lover of writer and social critic Susan Sontag. The visionary Cuban-American dramatist constructed astonishing worlds onstage and taught countless […]

2018-10-08 7 p.m. 2018-10-08 9 p.m. America/New_York The Rest I Make Up 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Monday, October 8, 2018

7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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10 Oct

Roger Humphries

Join us for an evening of jazz with local legend Roger Humphries! Roger  Humphries is rated by music critics as one of the most exciting percussionists in the business. He has provided the rhythmic beat for such greats as Ray Charles, Horace Silver, Richard “Groove” Holmes, Stanley Turrentine, James Moody, Lee Morgan, Dr. Billy Taylor, Benny […]

2018-10-10 7 p.m. 2018-10-10 9 p.m. America/New_York Roger Humphries 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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12 Oct

Dubravka Ugresic (Croatia)

Join us for a reading with Dubravka Ugresic as she presents her new release, American Fictionary.   In the midst of the Yugoslav wars of the early 1990s, Dubravka Ugresic—winner of the 2016 Neustadt International Prize for Literature—was invited to Middletown, Connecticut as a guest lecturer. A world away from the brutal sieges of Sarajevo and […]

2018-10-12 7 p.m. 2018-10-12 9 p.m. America/New_York Dubravka Ugresic (Croatia) 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Friday, October 12, 2018

7 p.m. - 9 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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22 Oct

Sweet Country

Join us for a screening of Sweet Country, presented by Sembène – The Film & Art Festival. Runtime: 113min Languages:  English | Aboriginal Sweet Country is set in 1929, in Alice Springs, the Northern Territory in Central Australia and is based on true events. Sam, a middle-aged Aboriginal man, works for a preacher in the outback of Australia’s Northern […]

2018-10-22 7 p.m. 2018-10-22 9 p.m. America/New_York Sweet Country 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Monday, October 22, 2018

7 p.m. - 9 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 7 p.m. 2018-10-23 8:30 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

7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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29 Oct

The Agronomist

Join us for a screening of The Agronomist presented by Sembène–The Film & Art Festival. Runtime: 90 minutes Languages: English, French & Haitian Creole Johnathan Demme’s documentary, The Agronomist, is a film about Jean Leopold Dominique and his wife, Michèle Montas, owners of Radio Haiti-Inter, Haiti’s first independent radio station. Jean Léopold Dominique (July 31, 1930 – […]

2018-10-29 7 p.m. 2018-10-29 9 p.m. America/New_York The Agronomist 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Monday, October 29, 2018

7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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