Friday, May 05, 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.
Squeeze My Cans
Squeeze My Cans has hit theaters in Chicago and Los Angeles to critical and popular acclaim, selling-out houses and inspiring crowds who often stick around after, curious about the journey in and out of Scientology. Using only a chair, a stool, projections, lighting and nearly a million dollars, this show rockets your audience through this roller-coaster ride of the heart... but with aliens. Cathy Schenkelberg’s journey as a Nebraska Catholic girl from a family of ten, through the rabbit hole of this infamous and unbelievable cult, represents an everywoman’s story of a young adult searching for her place and purpose in life which is moving, hilarious, heart-breaking and redemptive
Ramp Crawl 2017
Register here: http://oaklandforall.org/ Oakland For All – Beyond Accessible welcomes you to join us for our 3rd annual Ramp Crawl (21+ EVENT)! Participants will have the opportunity to enjoy Oakland's ADA-compliant food and beverage locations -- all while raising awareness on the importance on Accessibility. Register for $20 and get a free t-shirt, complimentary drink, and gift bag. Proceeds benefit the Oakland For All – Beyond Accessible program in transforming Oakland into a model community for Accessibility. Participating Locations: KICK OFF UNDER THE SCHENLEY PLAZA TENT (4100 Forbes Ave.) with beverages provided by The Porch at Schenley Fuel & Fuddle (212 Oakland Ave.) Primanti Bros. (3803 Forbes Ave.) Garage Door Saloon (223 Atwood St.) Stack'd Burgers & Beer (3716 Forbes Ave.) Garden Grille & Bar at the Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place (3454 Forbes Ave.) Questions? firstname.lastname@example.org
A recent RAND Corporation study found moving high school students start time to 8:30 a.m. could add billions to the U.S. economy over the next decade. The increases would result from improved high-school graduation rates leading to better jobs and fewer costs associated with sleep-related car crashes, obesity, and mental illness. Arguments against delaying start times is increased costs from rescheduling bus routes and school activities, as well the inability of working parents to usher their adolescent children off to school resulting in possible increased absenteeism.
KQV/TribLIVE.COM Listener Poll Should the U.S. Olympic team withdraw from the 2018 Winter Games in South Korean due to safety concerns?