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Tuesday, August 11, 2020

In City Theatre's new season, all the world's a (drive-in) stage by Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

City Theatre’s new season will open in September with shows at the Drive-In Community Arts Festival in Hazelwood Green.

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Thursday, July 30, 2020
Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Area artists are finding new ways to make movies, theater during the pandemic by Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

From live theater to “haunted” Zoom meetings, art is being created from a distance.

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Thursday, July 23, 2020
Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Pittsburgh native Don Roy King has appreciation for challenge of bringing 'Hamilton' to the screen by Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Literal stage-to-screen adaptations have often been successful. Pittsburgh native Don Roy King knows all about the process.

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Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Review: 'Hamilton' stage-to-screen is yet another triumph by Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Broadway hit will stream beginning July 3 on Disney+

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Wednesday, April 22, 2020
Monday, April 13, 2020

Behind the scenes, creatives are still pretty busy by Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Set, lighting and costume designers, carpenters, makeup artists and other creatives in theater, TV and film are still active — at home.   Susan Tsu won the 2017 established artist award i…

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Tuesday, March 17, 2020

'This American Life' taking a deep look at social effects of the novel coronavirus by Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Host Ira Glass would have been in Pittsburgh as a featured speaker at the Cultural Trust’s Humanities Festival

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Friday, December 27, 2019

The 2010s: A decade in pop culture by Sharon Eberson and Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Social media and streaming were the dominant stories, plus #MeToo justice, TV obsessions and viral sensations.

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Thursday, October 31, 2019

'Mean Girls' serves up both the bitter and the sweet in a frothy mix by Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Tina Fey’s cult favorite about the perils of high school makes for a fun but also sobering musical experience

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Monday, October 28, 2019

Liberty Magic's Lee Terbosic shuffles history and illusions in 'The Life and Death of Harry Houdini' by Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Baldwin Borough native returns to Liberty Avenue venue with a new show focusing on Houdini’s storied career.

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Thursday, October 24, 2019

Houdini visits Liberty Magic, in spirit anyway, for Lee Terbosic's latest show by Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

“The Life and Death of Harry Houdini” mixes history with magic at the magic club in Downtown Pittsburgh.

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Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Drag queen Plastique Tiara brings the sparkle to Pittsburgh with 'Werq the World tour' by Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Some favorites from “RuPaul’s Drag Race” are dancing all over the world

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Thursday, August 22, 2019

Second City tour serving the opposite of canned laughter at Pittsburgh Public's O'Reilly Theater by Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The three-show engagement celebrates the comedy legend’s 60-year history as well as the future of funny

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Mt. Lebanon natives Joe and Nick Manganiello take a swing at indie film about redemption by Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Their 3:59 Inc. production company helped bring “Bottom of the 9th” to big screen

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Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Thursday, July 4, 2019
Wednesday, July 3, 2019

PICT Classic Theatre announces 2019-2020 season by Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

New season features ghosts, fairies and a trip back to one author’s childhood in Ireland. 

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Monday, July 1, 2019

August Wilson's 'Ma Rainey's Black Bottom' prepping exteriors on Pittsburgh's North Side by Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The screen adaptation of the Wilson play — the first to reach Broadway — is reportedly scheduled to being shooting for Netflix next week.

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Monday, June 24, 2019

CLO presents musical classic 'Oklahoma!' by Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Rodgers & Hammerstein score alone is worth the price of admission.

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Monday, June 17, 2019

Comedian Dane Cook to play Rivers Casino in October by Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The prolific stand-up will be featured at The Event Center

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Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Thursday, May 23, 2019

Billy Kidd brings a droll and mystifying vibe to Liberty Magic by Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

She will be performing at the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust’s Downtown venue through June 23.

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

A new, diversified lineup is in the cards for Liberty Magic by Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Second season of The Cultural Trust’s latest venue features music, humor and a wide variety of acts.

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

With a song in his heart and a bon mot on his lips, Seth Rudetsky brings Broadway to Oakmont by Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

There's no such thing as too much Broadway when Seth Rudetsky takes the stage.

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Thursday, April 11, 2019
Saturday, March 30, 2019

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