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Say happy birthday to Billy Strayhorn

Poogie Bell will front a band of all-star musicians for the annual Suite Life: A Billy Strayhorn Birthday Bash. The evening is a musical tribute to Strayhorn's life and legacy and will include remixes of his classic work.

Where: Kelly Strayhorn Theater at 5941 Penn Ave. (East Liberty)

When: November 25, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

How much: Pay what you can


Listen to ‘The Next Generation of Black Poets’

"The Next Generation of Black Poets: Cave Canem Fellows and Friends" features readings and performances from poets celebrating the legacy of Cave Canem. The organization supports black poets and helps them grow as writers.

Where: Kelly Strayhorn Theater at 5941 Penn Ave. (East Liberty)

When: June 17, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.

How much: Pay what you can


‘Intersection*ology’ at the Kelly Strayhorn

Come view Lori Hepner and Kendra Ross's work-in-progress "Intersection*ology," which uses "light, sound, movement and image to situate memories of the feminine past into today’s corporeality." The event is part of Kelly Strayhorn's Fresh Works learning program for Pittsburgh-based artists.

Where: Kelly Strayhorn Theater's Alloy Studios at 5530 Penn Ave. (East Liberty)

When: March 3, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.

How much: Pay what you can


A dance party you can bring the kids to

Inspired by FLOTUS Michelle Obama’s Let's Move! campaign, the Kelly Strayhorn Theater is hosting a family dance party. "Put on your dancing shoes and get moving to kid-friendly music spun by our guest DJ, take time out to do some hands-on art activities, and more," organizers say. Pay what you can.

Where: Kelly Strayhorn Theater at 5941 Penn Ave. (East Liberty)

When: December 10, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

How much: Pay what you want