Saturday, May 13, 2017
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
The regional premiere of this coming of age story, set in Pittsburgh, will get audiences wrapped up with Charlie, an observant "wallflower," as he charts a course through the strange world between adolescence and adulthood.
Fiddlesticks Family Concert - Around the World!
Come along with Fiddlesticks for a musical adventure in Heinz Hall! Discover the exciting music created in different countries and how composers have been inspired by exhilarating rhythms and colorful melodies. Hear how Rimsky-Korsakov brought the tale of Scheherazade to life and how Gershwin created a musical journey through Paris. Bring your imaginations as Fiddlesticks sets sail for a whirlwind trip across the musical globe!
PNC Pops: Neil Sedaka
For five decades, Neil Sedaka has kept America singing. Now, he joins the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra for an evening of his timeless hits: "Breaking Up is Hard to Do," "Love Will Keep Us Together," "Laughter in the Rain," "Calendar Girl," and so many more.
In a report by the state recovery coordinators, responsible for guiding the city governments financial comeback, is recommending Pittsburgh exit distressed status under state Act 47 designed to help struggling municipalities steady their finances. The guidance comes after Mayor Peduto's announcement that he would seek to remove the designation by early 2018. The report said "The city has strategies in place to address its primary legacy costs — employee pensions, retired employee health care and workers' compensation — while maintaining its workforce and increasing the necessary investment in Pittsburgh's infrastructure."
KQV/TribLIVE.COM Listener Poll Should colleges abolish social fraternities and sororities on their campuses?