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Hydra Pittsburgh

September 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

You might have noticed a little something called Hydra pop up in the past few weeks. It’s a collaborative effort between many promoters and multi-format artists who chose acts and exhibits that best represent their...

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Project Pop Up

September 5, 2011 | 1 Comments

Are you an entrepreneur, artist, business owner, restauranteur, or any other person who could utilize a storefront downtown? If so, this post’s for you. Mayor Ravenstahl recently announced the program ‘Project Pop Up: Downtown’, which...

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FunHouse of Terrors

September 3, 2011 | 1 Comments

One of our favorite Pittsburgh artists, Brian Holderman, is exhibiting his new work “FunHouse of Terror” at The Gallery 4 in Shadyside. The opening reception is tonight from 7-10pm. Brian Holderman is a Pennsylvania native...

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Review | Midnight Radio: Cowboys and Aliens

July 22, 2011 | 2 Comments

I’d set my expectations high after seeing a recent production at downtown theater company Bricolage. If you recall, we saw a fantastic play of theirs back in April, Hunter-Gatherers. I was delighted to receive another...

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Weekend Recap

July 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

It was a doozie of a weekend, that’s fo sho! The Gallery Crawl was extra packed, and most of the free booze was gone by the time we arrived, but we still had a great...

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Artsy Fartsy

July 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

The quarterly installment of the gallery crawl is coming up on Friday. The crawl takes place in the cultural district and includes various galleries scattered along the Penn Avenue and Wood Street corridors. I’ve been...

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I ___________ Attack Theatre!

June 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

Chances are you have appreciated the talents of the Attack Theatre dance troupe if you support any level of arts in Pittsburgh.  At the very least, you may attend their not to miss annual fundraiser,...

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Urban Garden Party Recap

June 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

It was a party-tastic weekend in the Pgh and we didn’t rest for one bit of it. We headed straight from work to hit up the Mattress Factory‘s annual benefit, the Urban Garden Party. This...

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Open Air Dance Opera, whaaat?!

June 10, 2011 | 0 Comments

I’ve been to shows in some strange spots, anywhere from dark underground clubs to seedy decrepit houses. The live music I’ve been consuming lately has been all underlit atmospheres, all late-night parties, all modern and...

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Meateater Theatre

April 18, 2011 | 3 Comments

It’s been a hot minute since I’ve gone to a play. It’s hard for me to sit still for that long. I rarely go to movies for this reason. Going to the Bricolage Theater for...

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Sweet Rewards

April 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

If you weren’t at Bakery Square for Sugar Factory on Friday, here’s what you missed: some intense thought-provoking installation pieces, some light-hearted installation pieces like the balloon pit, and bowling ball races, women dressed in...

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March 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

Now there’s a word I can relate to. If you’re feeling sassy and you’re an artist, why not submit something to this nifty art show? Outspoken is a benefit for bikePGH, a neat little nonprofit...

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