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 7 p.m. 2018-11-12 9 p.m. America/New_York Tayo Aluko: Call Mr. Robeson 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Monday, November 12, 2018

7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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14 Nov

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 […]

2018-11-14 7 p.m. 2018-11-14 9 p.m. America/New_York Roger  Humphries  40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

7 p.m. - 9 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 7 p.m. 2018-11-16 8:30 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

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

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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25 Nov

The Bridge

Join us for an evening of jazz with The Bridge.   Featured Musicians: Josh Berman– cornet Jason Stein– bass clarinet Didier Petit– cello Edward Perraud– drums   One of way of speaking about the just excesses of any improvised music, which by nature make light of balance and imbalance, of stability and instability, would be […]

2018-11-25 6 p.m. 2018-11-25 8 p.m. America/New_York The Bridge 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Sunday, November 25, 2018

6 p.m. - 8 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 […]

2018-11-28 7 p.m. 2018-11-28 8:30 p.m. America/New_York Adam Hopkins: Crickets 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

7 p.m. - 8:30 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 7 p.m. 2018-11-29 9 p.m. America/New_York Sam Newsome Trio 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Thursday, November 29, 2018

7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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