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Ciao a tutti! This is the first of regular weekly social hour where students of all levels are encourage to join and practice their Italian. Questo e' il primo di una serie di appuntamenti estivi per l'Italian Meetup per conoscerci meglio e fare conversazione in italiano. Tutti siete invitati a partecipare..da principianti a livello avanzato. Each week, we will have one suggested/scheduled activity for all. Ogni settimana, faremo un'attivita' diversa adatta a tutti. Currently the coffee shops th... More Details
Every show is unique! Live shows dazzle audiences with brilliant colors and rockin' music in the Buhl Digital Dome. Based on audience requests, our laserists choreograph sight-and-sound spectacles of full-dome proportions! Shows and schedules change quarterly. For schedule details and complete show listings, visit our website or call (412) 237-3400 for more information.
An exhibition of four, original, interactive artworks that are “tough” enough to withstand kid handling. Play with a giant kaleidoscope, activate a sculpture with your voice and more! This exhibit is supported by a grant from the Federal Institute of Museum and Library Sciences.
Walnut Street in Shadyside, transforms into an open-air art gallery with more than 150 artists from around the nation for the annual Shadyside ...The Art Festival on Walnut Street. Meander down Walnut Street and find fine works of art including: photography, functional pottery, paintings, jewelry, sculptures, and much more! There is always something for everyone at the Shadyside art festival.
Family friendly event featuring Rusted Root and local opening acts. The Allegheny County Music Festival is an annual benefit concert for the Allegheny County Music Festival Fund, which provides life-enriching items and opportunities for children served through DHS and Juvenile probation. A $20 per car donation is requested.
Exhibitions and demonstrations including exciting Civil War reenactments, a pre-1840 encampment of frontiersmen, cowboys and saddle tramps in costumes, a black smith, steam engines, antique tractors, classic cars, old time photography, displays of trapping techniques, musical entertainments, artwork, crafts, and a wonderul selection of food!
It's the Care Bears 30th Birthday and we are throwing all those loveable characters the first ever Care Bears Birthday Ball! Get dressed in your ball gowns girls and your cool kicks boys and come dance, color and meet and greet with actual Care Bears! The event will also feature face painting, balloon making, a Care Bears coloring and maze station, complimentary popcorn, pin the rainbow on the Care Bear, a Care Bears movie screening, prizes, games, a dance party thrown by none other than DJ Wile... More Details
Two plays by Brian Friel, inspired by Anton Chekhov! In "The Yalta Game" (inspired by "Lady with the Lapdog"), two strangers almost manage to convince one another that disappointments are 'merely the postponement of happiness to come...' "Afterplay" features Uncle Vanya's niece Sonya, now in her forties and the only customer in a run-down cafe in 1920's Moscow...until the arrival of the Three Sisters' brother Andrei.
"Three Sisters" poignantly conveys the lives, struggles, loves and secret desires of sisters Masha, Olga and Irina and their somehwat ineffectual brother Andrei. Set in a mythological provencial town in late 19th century Russia, we see their lives unfold before our eyes.
Create your own design and screen print it onto a t-shirt! Shirts can be brought from home or purchased in our Museum Store.
Want to try your hand at the guitar? Empire Music will offer small-group sessions on the Sonic Acoustic Stage. Try out a guitar or just listen in on some informal instruction. At the end of the lesson time, each person will have the chance to play with the instructor and a drummer! With price of admission to the Science Center.
Impressionism in a New Light: From Monet to Stieglitz, on view at Carnegie Museum of Art May 12–August 26, 2012, presents a robust picture of what Impressionism means in art, displaying paintings, drawings, prints, and pastels by major artists alongside works by many of the most famous Pictorialist photographers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Carnegie Muesum of Art hours: Tuesday-Saturday: 10am-5pm. Thursday: 10am-8pm. Sunday: 12pm-5pm.
Dr. Zoot, a special performance sponsered by Monroeville Public Library in celebration of the life of Grace Oliverio Birmingham
Celebrate the bounty of summer at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens’ 8th annual tomato and garlic festival, featuring tastings, cooking demos, a farmers' market, kids' activities, a tomato contest, and more! Plus, bring a donation of produce for the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank and receive free admission to the event.
Celebrate the bounty of summer with Phipps and the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank during the 8th annual tomato and garlic festival, complete with a farmers’ market, garlic roast, live chef demos, tastings, children’s activities, and more.
Acoustic guitar aficionados are in for a treat during a presentation by Dick Boak, archivist for Martin Guitar, that will showcase one of America's favorite instruments and feature musical vignettes by virtuoso guitarist Craig Thatcher. This presentation offers an interactive history of the 180-year-old Martin Guitar Company and highlights the evolution of Martin acoustic guitars. Plus, explore how specific guitar shapes, sizes and tonewoods lend themselves to particular musical genres.
By Roland Schimmelpfennig; Translated by David Tushingham Directed by Karla Boos August 2–August 26, 2012 LOCATION: Lake Carnegie in Highland Park A beautiful giant cricket is exploited by an ant, stewardesses 30,000 feet in the air speak to boat people in the Atlantic, a tooth lands in a bowl of soup, and a dead boy is carried thousands of miles home on a river. Wielding a dreamlike kaleidoscope, making and remaking connections that span the globe, Schimmelpfennig tells The Golden Dragon&... More Details
The Rallypoint is an inspiration expo that focuses on the total being of our girls and women. These events are where women and girls of various backgrounds and generations will come together to be empowered and educated through workshops, speakers and worship. Special guests and community organizations are invited to come share their products, services, and offerings. This event guarantees that any person that comes to this event will leave empowered to life their life to their fullest potential... More Details
This traveling exhibition of 33 paintings and 13 sketches tells the story of Negro Leagues-the story of gifted athletes and determined owners; of racial discrimination and international sportsmanship; of fortunes won and lost; of truimphs and defeats on and off the field.
Join us for the return of Tony Janflone Jr. to Carson City Saloon! He is known across the Burgh for his twist on rock n roll and awesome bar top performances. Please refer to his website for more information www.tonyjanflonejr.com
Huge display of antique trucks and tractors. Plus, trolley rides and tours all day!
The Pennsylvania Trolley Museum will be hosting its anual Traucks, Tractors, and Trolleys event on Sunday August 2 from 10am-5pm. Come and view dozens of pickups, tractor trailers, delievery trucks, and tractors from the Wahington and Greene County Antique Tractor Association. Enjoy unlimited trolley rides on three different trolleys, which will depart every 15 minutes along with tours of the Trib Total Media Trolley Display Building and Restoration Shop. In addition there will be a children's p... More Details
Go behind the scenes of World War II Submarine USS Requin, and visit areas rarely seen by the general public! See how these amazing vessels and their crew faced challenges underwater, explore un-restored compartments, climb up the Conning Tower to see the periscope, and more! For ages 15 and up. Tour size is limited to 12 people. Full mobility is required. Cost is $12 members/$15 non-members per session. Advanced registration is required. Call 412.237.1637.
Seven Springs Mountain Resort proudly presents the 19th Annual Wine & Food Festival, Aug. 25-26, 2012! Don't know the difference between cabernet and merlot? No need to worry. The Seven Springs Wine & Food Festival offers a tantalizing experience for anyone who loves exceptional wines. This year, 30 wineries from all over Pennsylvania are scheduled to attend this event.
American Greetings Properties, the intellectual property and outbound licensing division of American Greetings Corporation (NYSE: AM), announced today that the ToonSeum: Pittsburgh Museum of Comic Art will host a retrospective exhibit celebrating the 30th anniversary of the beloved and iconic Care Bears. The “Care Bears: 30 Years of Caring…and Hugs” exhibit will run from June 29th through August 26th. The ToonSeum’s “Care Bears: 30 Years of Caring…and Hugs&r... More Details