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All Events | Starting today

Igudesman & Joo
Iguldesman & Joo Date: November 28, 2014 Venue: Heinz Hall Time: 7:30 p.m. Tickets: Single- $120 Donation Classical music hasn't been this funny since Victor Borge! Virtuosos Aleksy Igudesman and Hyung-ki Joo perform their comedic show in Pittsburgh's Heinz Hall. Check them out on YouTube, and then get tickets for this show Thanksgiving weekend. Credit Card Only, Non-Refundable
11/28/2014


Thanksgiving with Igudesman and Joo
Often compared to luminaries such as Victor Borge and Dudley Moore, violinist Aleksey Igudesman and pianist Hyung-ki Joo have taken the world by storm with their unique and hilarious sketches. Their performances with some the most prestigious classical musicians have won reviews from The New York Times, Vanity Fair and many others. Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts.
11/28/2014


Latin American Fiesta
Renaissance City Winds will perform Latin American works and Holiday music by Efrain Amaya, Julio Medaglia, and Paquito D'Rivera. After the concert will be a reception and tour of the astounding Model Train Museum on the upper floors of this beautiful North Side Mansion.
11/29/2014


Iguldesman & Joo
Iguldesman & Joo Date: November 30, 2014 Venue: Heinz Hall Time: 2:30 p.m. Tickets: Single- $120 Donation Classical music hasn't been this funny since Victor Borge! Virtuosos Aleksy Igudesman and Hyung-ki Joo perform their comedic show in Pittsburgh's Heinz Hall. Check them out on YouTube, and then get tickets for this show Thanksgiving weekend. Credit Card Only, Non-Refundable
11/30/2014


Silents, Please! Tom Roberts & "Tramp, Tramp, Tramp"
As part of the Silents, Please! series, pianist/composer Tom Roberts will perform his score for "Tramp, Tramp, Tramp" along with the 1926 silent film starring Harry Langdon and Joan Crawford.
11/30/2014


The Nutcracker
Monica Ryan directs two weekends of The Nutcracker presented by the Carnegie Performing Arts Center. Students from CAPA and other area high schools dance the lead roles. Over 70 dancers from many community dance schools ranging in age from 5 to adult round out the cast of swirling snowflakes and candy flowers.
12/04/2014


Carnegie Mellon Holiday Concert
Under the direction of Andres Cardenes, the Carnegie Mellon University Philharmonic will feature award-winning pianist Luis Hernandez on Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue. The Chorus will join the Philharmonic on Vivaldi's Gloria. Also on the program will be Bernstein's Symphonic Dances from West Side Story.
12/04/2014


Great Expectations
A woman hell-bent on revenge on all men snares Pip, a kindhearted boy, in her wicked web, with the beautiful Estella as bait. Pip is stuck fast in Miss Havisham's web of love and deceit–will he become a gentleman and win the love of Estella? Dickens' classic novel has been adapted by Hugh Leonard with the best parts of Pip's adventure. Like A Christmas Carol, this play brims with unusual characters–a perfect family entertainment to end the year. Alan Stanford directs.
12/04/2014


Christmas Brasstacular
James Gourlay leads the River City Brass' traditional Christmas Brasstacular, complete with carols, choirs, Santa and his elves and, of course, their own particular brand of humor and fun. Enjoy the world premiere of Symphony of Carols by Drew Fennell featuring a variety of choirs from the region.
12/04/2014


Holiday Unwrapped!
This dance adventure for the kids features rambunctious physicality and theatrical wit, set to classical, jazz, and klezmer music. Socks become ice skates, empty packages become turntables, and the dinner table has a life of its own - all with the message that it's better to dance with the box on your head than to fret over what's inside.
12/05/2014


Amahl & the Night Visitors
Filled with hope, generosity and holiday miracles, Gian Carlo Menotti's heartwarming one-act opera about a child's encounter with the Three Kings on their way to Bethlehem is sure to delight the whole family. Maria Sensi Sellner also conducts Britten's A Ceremony of Carols.
12/05/2014


Sounds of the Season
'Tis the season - no matter what holiday you celebrate. Hear classic holiday tunes, traditional Christmas carols and popular favorites in this family concert. Sing along with PCC for several selections.
12/05/2014


BeethovenFest: The Revolutionary
Maestro Honeck begins three (non-consecutive) weekends on Beethoven's life and works with two of Beethoven's most-loved symphonies. The profoundly philosophical Fifth is surely one of the most well-known musical testaments in the repertoire. And the joyful, highly-charged Seventh exudes optimism despite the composer's total deafness.
12/05/2014


The Nutcracker
Terrence Orr's production set in early 1900s Pittsburgh laces the traditional tale with new surprises each year and keeps the magic alive by showcasing the virtuosity of more than 170 dancers. From the moonlit Snow Scene to the effervescent Land of Enchantment, and with Tchaikovsky's beloved score, The Nutcracker is a perennial holiday treat.
12/05/2014


Romeo and Juliet
The Conservatory Dance Company stages another memorable production of Prokofiev's famous ballet, choreographed by Nicolas Petrov, an internationally acclaimed dancer, choreographer and artistic director who retired from Point Park last year. He choreographed the American premiere of Romeo and Juliet at Point Park more than 40 years ago as his debut production at the school.
12/05/2014


Celtic Thunder
 *A portion of your donation is tax-deductible and supports the programs on WQED television. *WQED was able to acquire seats for our donors that better meets their high expectations. *Orchestra seats starting at the $125 level begin at Row E and run every-other row back. *Ticket prices reflect the special nature of the show, including Symphony and many more musicians than a regular Celtic Thunder show.  
12/09/2014


Trans-Siberian Orchestra
Trans-Siberian Orchestra Date: December 13, 2014 Venue: Consol Energy Center Time: 3:00 p.m. 7:30 p.m. Tickets: Single- $125 Donation All new for 2014 - TSO presents Christmas in the Attic Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO) is an American progressive rock band founded in 1993 by producer, composer, and lyricist Paul O'Neill. TSO has sold more than 9 million concert tickets and over 8 million albums. The band's musical style incorporates classical, orchestral, symphonic, and progressive elements into hard rock and heavy metal. Credit Card Only, Non-Refundable
12/13/2014


B.E. Taylor
B.E. Taylor Date: Decemember 16, 2014 Venue: Heinz Hall Time: 7:30 p.m. Tickets: Single- $100 Donation B.E. Taylor and friends return to Heinz Hall for their series of holiday concerts Credit Card Only, Non-Refundable
12/16/2014


Pittsburgh Holiday Doo Woop
Pittsburgh Holiday Doo Wop Date: December 17, 2014 Venue: Heinz Hall Time: 7:30 p.m. Tickets: Single- $125 Donation Gene Chandler, Tommy Mara and The Crests, Cleveland Still and The Dubs, Sonny Turner, The Legendary Teenagers, Barbara Harris and The Toys, Johnny Angel and The Halos Credit Card Only, Non-Refundable
12/17/2014


Celtic Woman
Celtic Woman Date: March 10, 2015 Venue: Benedum Center Time: 7:00 p.m. Tickets: Single- $125 Donation International Irish singing sensation and PBS live-concert phenonmenon, Celtic Woman, announces their Tenth Anniversary Tour! Credit Card Only, Non-Refundable
03/10/2015