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FM Cultural Calendar | Starting today

Distant Worlds: Music from Final Fantasy
The official symphony concert world-tour Distant Worlds: Music from FINAL FANTASY features music by Japanese video game composer Nobuo Uematsu. Grammy Award-winner Arnie Roth conducts the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh and a to-be-announced Final Fantasy composer. Meet Roth and the mystery composer after the show. Distant Worlds combines stirring screen images as the Pittsburgh Symphony performs music from SQUARE ENIX’S video game series.
08/01/2015
Time: 8:00 pm
Heinz Hall, 600 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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Wine, Jazz & Pops Festival
The Wine, Jazz & Pops Festival, which benefits the Mental Health Association of Washington County, will feature ten PA wineries and continuous live performances by the Washington Symphony Orchestra, jazz saxophonist Kenny Blake, and others, an amateur winemaking contest, and more.
08/01/2015 - 08/02/2015
08/01 - noon - 7:00 pm
08/02 - noon - 5:00 pm

Location: North Strabane Municipal Park
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Classical BBQ
The BBQ eat & greet with PSO musicians begins in the garden at 6:30 followed by an hour-long concert at 7:30 featuring Copland's Fanfare for the Common Man, popular works by Beethoven, Bernstein, and more. Stay after for live jazz in the garden.
08/02/2015
Time: 6:30 pm
Heinz Hall, 600 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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Tom Roberts
Enjoy a free 90-minute concert on the lawn at Mellon Park. Food is available on site from The Bagel Factory or bring your own -- you might win Citiparks' weekly Best Brunch Contest.
08/02/2015
Time: 10:30 am
Mellon Park, Fifth & Shady Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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Kinky Boots
Winner of six Tony Awards including Best Musical, this inspirational story follows a struggling shoe factory owner who works to turn his business around with help from Lola, a fabulous entertainer in need of some sturdy stilettos. Discover why – sometimes – the best way to fit in is to stand out.
08/04/2015 - 08/09/2015
Benedum Center, 230 7th St., Pittsburgh, PA
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The Merchant of Venice
The Urban Impact Shakes will perform The Merchant of Venice.
08/06/2015 - 08/09/2015
08/06 - 8:00 pm
08/07 - 8:00 pm
08/08 - 8:00 pm
08/09 - 2:00 pm

Location: New Hazlett Theater
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Strings Under the Stars: An Evening of Classical Music
Vocal and instrumental music by Bach, Mozart (Quintet for piano & winds), Rachmaninoff, Gershwin and Bernstein. 2012 Metropolitan Opera National Council auditions winner Andrey Nemzer sings with members of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and Pauline Rovkah, head of Chatham University's piano program, perform in the Hilda M. Willis Amphitheater surrounded by rolling fields and forests.
08/07/2015
Time: 7:30 pm

Location: Chatham U. Eden Hall Campus, 6035 Ridge Rd., Richland Twp., PA
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Eleanor Friedberger
First Fridays at the Frick presents Eleanor Friedberger, who has has released two solo albums after spending 10 years as one-half of the indie rock duo The Fiery Furnaces.
08/07/2015
Time: 7:00 pm
Frick Art & Historical Center, 7227 Reynolds St., Pittsburgh, PA
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East Carnegie Community Festival
Food, crafts, children's activities, music, entertainment and loads of fun.
08/08/2015
Time: Noon - 6:00 pm

Location: Alter and Doolittle Streets, Pittsburgh, PA




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