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Russian Grand Ballet presents 'Sleeping Beauty'
Russian Grand Ballet's 'Sleeping Beauty' will feature majestic sets and Renaissance-inspired costumes, technical brilliance and bravura dancing by outstanding performers, Tchaikovsky’s glorious score and a cast of fantastical characters - the Sleeping Beauty will captivate the hearts and imagination of all generations of ballet enthusiasts. Full-length ballet in Three Acts with two intermissions. Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky; Choreography by Marius Petipa / Lovingly Retouched by Vladimir Troshchenko; Libretto by Ivan Vsevolozhskiy and Marius Petipa.Tickets ($29.25 - $79.25) and information, call 412-456-6666.
Date(s): 09/28/2016
Time: 7:30 PM

Location: Byham Theater, 101 Sixth Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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09/28/2016
Time: 7:30 PM

Location: Byham Theater, 101 Sixth Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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RAD Concert
Presenter: Pittsburgh Symphony
Celebrate RADical Days with a free hour-long concert at Heinz Hall! Assistant Conductor Francesco Lecce-Chong leads the orchestra in a program full of musical storytelling. Music lovers young and old will be swept away by Rimsky-Korsakov’s “The Sea and Sinbad’s Ship” fromScheherazade, dance to Copland’s “Hoe Down” from"Rodeo"and thrill to Dukas’ iconic"The Sorcerer’s Apprentice."Duquesne University Young Artist National Concerto Competition winner Julian Rhee joins the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra for the final movement of Brahms’s Violin Concerto
Date(s): 09/28/2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Heinz Hall, 600 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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09/28/2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Heinz Hall, 600 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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Organist Johann Vexo
Presenter: Saint Paul Cathedral Concert Series
Organist of Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris, in a free concert. Offerings are welcomed.
Date(s): 09/30/2016
Time: 7:30 PM

Location: St. Paul Cathedral
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09/30/2016
Time: 7:30 PM

Location: St. Paul Cathedral
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The Music of John Williams
Presenter: Pittsburgh Symphony
Soar to new heights with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and the music from legendary composer John Williams’ well-known movie scores, including “Superman,” “Indiana Jones,” “Harry Potter” and many more! Plus, enjoy new music from,Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Arguably the most famous cinematic composer of all time. For information and tickets call 412-392-4900
Date(s): 09/30/2016 - 10/02/2016
09/30 - 8:00 pm
10/01 - 8:00pm
10/02 - 2:30 pm
Heinz Hall, 600 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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09/30/2016 - 10/02/2016
09/30 - 8:00 pm
10/01 - 8:00pm
10/02 - 2:30 pm
Heinz Hall, 600 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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Community Sing with Ysaye Barnwell
East Liberty Presbyterian Church announces the Cathedral Concerts 2016/2017 season.
Date(s): 10/01/2016
Time: 7:00 PM

Location: East Liberty Presbyterian Church 116 South Highland Ave.
10/01/2016
Time: 7:00 PM

Location: East Liberty Presbyterian Church 116 South Highland Ave.

To Carnegie with Love
To Carnegie with Love is a musical love letter that celebrates the Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall's 115 years of service. Bell'Art Ensemble will take the audience on a journey through music's Romantic era-Bizet, Rachmaninoff, Schumann and Dvorak.
Date(s): 10/01/2016
Time: 7:30 PM

Location: Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall 300 Beechwood Ave. Carnegie
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10/01/2016
Time: 7:30 PM

Location: Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall 300 Beechwood Ave. Carnegie
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Auditions for Nutcracker at Carnegie Performing Arts Center
Auditions for dancers, boys and girls, are being held for the annual performance of The Nutcracker, presented by the Carnegie Performing Arts Center. Two weekends of performances are being offered in a full stage production at the historic Andrew Carnegie Music Hall in Carnegie. Director Monica Ryan choreographs the production and rehearsals will take place on Saturday afternoons. Dancers ages 5 through adult are invited to attend the audition on Saturday, October 1. Ages 5 - 12 years old will be seen at 1 p.m. and 13 & up at 2 p.m. The auditions will take place at the studios of the Carnegie Performing Arts Center, the third floor, 150 East Main Street in Carnegie opposite Papa J’s Restaurant. For more information call the school at 412-279-8887 or access the web site at www.carnegieperformingartscenter.com.
Date(s): 10/01/2016
Time: 1-3 PM

Location: Carnegie Performing Arts Center Studio, 150 E. Main Street, Carnegie, PA 15106
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10/01/2016
Time: 1-3 PM

Location: Carnegie Performing Arts Center Studio, 150 E. Main Street, Carnegie, PA 15106
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Ellen prentiss Campbell Reading - The Bowl with Gold Seams
The Washington Independent Review of Books called Ellen Prentiss Campbell's debut novel a "brilliant tale of loss and redemption" with "a shimmering sense of intimacy." Set during the summer of 1945, "The Bowl With Gold Seams" was inspired by a strange period in the history of Southern Pennsylvania's Bedford Springs Hotel when the resort served as a detainment center for the Japanese Ambassador to Berlin, his staff, and their families.Come out for one last event before the store closes for renovations and opens under a new name..
Date(s): 10/01/2016
Time: 7:00 PM

Location: East End Book Exchange
10/01/2016
Time: 7:00 PM

Location: East End Book Exchange

Piano artist recital by Dr. Shelley Hanmo Qian
Shelley, an award winning piano artist and current teaching assistant at Indiana University Jacobs School performs an outstanding recital of works by Schubert, Ravel, Gubaidulina, and Liszt. She also premieres two preludes and fugues by our music director, Doug Starr.On Saturday afternoon, Oct. 1st at 1:00 PM, Shelley will present a master class for young pianists. For more information, please Dr. Starr at 412-855-0591.
Date(s): 10/02/2016
Time: 4:00 PM

Location: St. Paul's Episcopal Church 1066 Washington Road 15228
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10/02/2016
Time: 4:00 PM

Location: St. Paul's Episcopal Church 1066 Washington Road 15228
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Jazzlive Michele Bensen
Jazzlive, TrustArts.org, 412-456-6666
Date(s): 10/04/2016
Time: 5-8 PM

Location: The Cabaret Theater, 655 Penn Ave.
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10/04/2016
Time: 5-8 PM

Location: The Cabaret Theater, 655 Penn Ave.
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