Posts tagged with Arts

Last Updated 
What The morning begins with a yoga class set to electronic music, then transitions into a dance rave, then concludes with an all-you-can-eat brunch. Participants are welcome to contribute "something sacred" for the community altar and to bring props or costumes for dancing.
Where Spirit at 242 51st Street (Lawrenceville)
When July 29, 2017 at 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
How much $33 in advance | $35 cash at the door for Yoga + Dance Rave + Brunch
What An afternoon of music, dancing, conversation, art-making, exhibition tours and reflection is planned to kick off the opening of Carnegie Museum of Art's new exhibition 20/20, a collaboration with The Studio Museum in Harlem. A half-dozen food trucks will be on-hand for the event.
Where Carnegie Museum of Art at 4400 Forbes Ave. (Oakland)
When July 22, 2017 at 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm
How much $10 ($8 members)
What Art and Afterparty will showcase art, music and wine tasting at a Millvale gallery. Several bands — We Were Telepathic, Devil's Holler, Bindley Hardware Co., Tim Vitullo, Luvner and Joe Plastino — will provide live music.
Where Panza Gallery at 115 Sedgwick St. (Millvale)
When July 22, 2017 at 6:00 pm to 11:59 pm
How much Free
What Let local puppeteer Felicia Cooper help you make a crankie (which, btw, is a small, moving panorama). Cooper will talk about Pandora's myth and the piece she's working on based on the story. She'll even incorporate your crankie into her work. Tools and refreshments will be provided.
Where Pearlarts Studios at 201 N. Braddock Ave. (Point Breeze)
When June 19, 2017 at 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
How much Free
What The Mattress Factory is hosting its annual Community Garden Party featuring performances by Jumping Jack Theater and music. There will also be a number of ways to get artistic yourself, thanks to AIR: Artists Image Resource, the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, the Carnegie Science Center and Workshop PGH DIY School.
Where Mattress Factory at 505 Jacksonia St. (Mexican War Streets)
When June 18, 2017 at 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
How much Free
What Four different artists perform the four acts of Oscar Wilde's "Lady Windermere's Fan" as you watch wearing your fanciest clothes and drinking themed-drinks. Organizers ask you wear as much costume jewelry as possible. Doors open at 8 p.m.
Where The Glitter Box Theater at 460 Melwood Ave. (Oakland)
When June 4, 2017 at 8:30 pm
How much $5
What "ABBEY: In the Red" is a night of jazz and dance that celebrates musician and civil rights figure Abbey Lincoln. Pittsburgh's Anqwenique Wingfield provides vocals with dance by the STAYCEE PEARL dance project. The show closes Saturday.
Where August Wilson Center at 980 Liberty Ave. (Downtown)
When May 25, 2017 at 7:00 pm
How much From $21.75
What Have you ever wanted to be the worst version of yourself in public and potentially get rewarded for it? Poetry event Nasty Slam is for you. Sign up to deliver a three-minute poem (no hate speech, duh), or just pay to watch poets go head-to-terrible-head. Winner takes home half of the door cash. Sign-up begins at 8:30 p.m.
Where Spirit at 242 51st St. (Lawrenceville)
When May 24, 2017 at 8:00 pm
How much $5 to slam, $5 to watch
What It's the start of a three-day festival with 15 local bands between Friday and Saturday and a vintage market on Sunday. Go for music, art, yoga and more.
Where The Abbey on Butler Street at 4635 Butler St. (Lawrenceville)
When May 19, 2017 at 5:00 pm to May 21, 2017 at 11:59 pm
How much Free
What Local artist Ryan Ian McCormick will lead a painting and mixed-media workshop based around August Wilson's childhood home in the Hill District. Admission includes painting supplies. No experience required. BYOB.
Where Assemble at 4824 Penn Ave.
When May 13, 2017 at 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
How much Free to Garfield residents | $30
What Art All Night is back, bringing you 22 hours of interactive art and music in Lawrenceville. The non-juried art show kicks off at 4 p.m. Saturday and culminates with an auction Sunday at noon. Visit anytime between those hours.
Where Wilson McGinley building at 85 36th St. (Lawrenceville)
When April 29, 2017 at 4:00 pm to April 30, 2017 at 2:00 pm
How much Free