Hotlist

Hotlist:  August 16, 2017


Red Hills
Quantum Theatre
The Recycling Building – 32nd & Smallman in the Strip District
August 18-September 10

 

$17 Student
$33 Faculty/Staff/Osher

In-office ticket order deadline:noon the Tuesday before the show.

 

On the 20th anniversary of the genocide he witnessed firsthand, a copy of David’s book about his time in Rwanda arrives on his doorstep with a note: “There are untruths here”.  To find redemption, he must confront long-buried memories and journey back to the place where it all began.


Suzzy Roche & Lucy Wainwright Roche
Calliope: The Pittsburgh Folk Music Society
Pittsburgh Center for the Arts (Shadyside)
September 14, 7:30 PM

 

Students $14
Faculty/Staff/Osher $36

 

Discounted ticket order forms are available at the PITT ARTS office (907 William Pitt Union) or tickets may be ordered online HERE.  The in-office ticket order deadline is noon the day before the concert. 

 

Don’t miss multi-talented singer/songwriter and founding member of one of folk music’s most celebrated bands The Roches Suzzy Roche, as she appears in concert with her daughter Lucy Wainwright Roche.


City of Asylum
Roger Humphries
Alphabet City – 40 W. North Avenue
August 22, 8 PM

 

FREE!  RSVP required. RSVP HERE.

 

Local jazz legend and hard-bop drummer Roger Humphries has provided beats to Ray Charles, Dizzy Gillespie, and many others.  Don’t miss this fan favorite and one of the most exciting percussionists in the business!


Ballet Under the Stars
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre
Hartwood Acres – Middle Road Concert Area
August 20

 

Family activities begin at 5 PM, performance at 7:30 PM.

 

FREE!

 

Relax under the stars for a free, open-air selection of classical and contemporary showpieces from the PBT repertoire.  Pack a picnic, grab a blanket and enjoy a summer evening of family fun.  Dancing along is highly encouraged!


Summer Fridays at The Frick
The Frick Pittsburgh
Fridays, Now through September 8

 

Enjoy an exciting lineup of entertaining performances, family-friendly activities, a winebar and varied dining options!
Open Fridays until 9 PM.  Performances begin at approximately 6:30 PM.

 

Costs:

FREE admission to the Frick grounds
FREE admission and tours for Frick members
FREE admission to Clayton on Summer Fridays evenings

 

Admission to the Irving Penn: Beyond Beauty exhibition – $10 general admission; $8 senior/student; $6 children ages 6-16; FREE for children ages 5 and under and active-duty military and their immediate families.