14 Aug

Tania Grubbs: I AM, Volume 4 Color

Join us for an evening of original jazz with vocalist Tania Grubbs.  I AM: Volume 4, Color will explore the emotional effects of color in literature, poetry, and musical composition. I AM is a series of 60-80 minute concerts filled with original music, well known, and some less known standards along with interesting stories and researched facts. […]

2019-08-14 7:00pm 2019-08-14 9:00pm America/New_York Tania Grubbs: I AM, Volume 4 Color 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

7:00pm - 9:00pm

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

more info Free RSVP
20 Aug

Writers & Artists of City of Asylum

Join us for an evening of songs, readings, performances, and more presented by the staff here at City of Asylum. City of Asylum staff will showcase their personal creativity on Alphabet City’s mainstage at our annual staff showcase. Various COA staff will present their creative work as a way for audiences to get acquainted with […]

2019-08-20 7:00pm 2019-08-20 8:30pm America/New_York Writers & Artists of City of Asylum 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

7:00pm - 8:30pm

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

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26 Aug

Sembène Film Festival: Nigerian Prince

Join us for a screening of Nigerian Prince presented by Sembène–The Film & Art Festival. This film will be presented in English and Pidgin. Runtime: 108min Nigerian Prince follows Eze, a stubborn first-generation Nigerian-American teenager, and his cousin, Pius, a desperate Nigerian Prince scammer. After Eze’s mother sends him to Nigeria against his will, Eze retaliates […]

2019-08-26 7:00pm 2019-08-26 9:00pm America/New_York Sembène Film Festival: Nigerian Prince 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Monday, August 26, 2019

7:00pm - 9:00pm

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

more info Free RSVP
28 Aug

Thumbscrew

Join us for an evening of avant-garde jazz with Thumbscrew – a City of Asylum favorite! Thumbscrew will be working on a new album in Pittsburgh for a month-long residency hosted by City of Asylum. They will be performing these new works at this post-residency-concert! Always elastic and innovative, Thumbscrew has honed a sinewy sound marked by transparent […]

2019-08-28 7 p.m. 2019-08-28 8:30 p.m. America/New_York Thumbscrew 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Alphabet City

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

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

40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212

more info Free RSVP
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Sanctuary

City of Asylum creates a thriving community for writers, readers, and neighbors. We provide sanctuary to endangered literary writers, and offer a broad range of literary programs in a community setting to encourage cross-cultural exchange.

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