Cultural Calendar

To limit and prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) many organizations have cancelled upcoming performances. WQED cannot guarantee that information listed below is accurate.

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Autumn Garden Clean-up and Seed Saving Event - WPC & RAD

Sat, Oct 1 at 9:00 am

McIntyre & McKnight Roads (Ross Township) - WPC Garden

Google Map link:  Please right click the link to the left and choose “Open Hyperlink” and you will see a Google map/photo of the garden location.

The Western Pennsylvania Conservancy is participating in the 2022 RADical Days events this year and have three opportunities for you.  This second event will take place on October 1, 2022.

Carnegie Mellon Wind Ensemble

Sat, Oct 1 at 4:00 pm

Kresge Theater, CMU College of Fine Arts

George Vosburgh, Director
Stephen Story, Associate Director
Julieta Ugartemendia, guest conductor

Carnegie Mellon University Wind Ensemble

Sat, Oct 1 at 4:00 pm


Kresge Theatre, College of Fine Arts at 5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 15213 

George Vosburgh, Director
Stephen Story, Associate Director
Julieta Ugartemendia, guest conductor

Chatham University Choir Cabaret Benefit

Sat, Oct 1 at 4:00 pm

Chatham University, Woodland Rd. Pittsburgh 15232; Mellon Board Room. Entrance is behind the pond in the basement of Andrew W. Mellon

Chatham Choir's annual Cabaret Benefit in a relaxed setting. Sit back and relax to your favorite musical theatre and jazz standards performed by the Chatham Choir while enjoying food and drink, and a chance to win a loaded raffle basket.

Bruce Molsky and Tony Trischka

Sat, Oct 1 at 7:30 pm

Kelly Strayhorn Theater, East Liberty

Grammy-nominated, described as “an absolute master” (No Depression), Molsky is best known for his work on the fiddle, but his banjo, guitar and distinctive, powerful vocals also resonate with listeners.

Robert Copeland; Organ Recital

Sun, Oct 2 at 6:00 pm

St. John's Harrold Reformed United Church of Christ - 103 St. John's Church Road, Greensburg, PA 15601

Organist Robert Copeland will present a recital at St. John's Harrold Reformed United Church of Christ at 103 St. John's Church Road, Greensburg at 6:00 PM on October 2.

Noon Recital: Organ Anniversary

Tue, Oct 4 at 12:00 pm

First Lutheran Church, 415 Vine Street, Johnstown

Dr. Jeffrey R. Pannebaker of Silver Spring, Md., plays a program of classics to mark the 100th anniversary of the dedication of the 3,000-pipe Skinner organ. A light lunch follows. No admission fee.

Aria412 Opera Group Presents '60s British Invasion Show

Tue, Oct 4 at 7:00 pm

Hop Farm Brewing 5601 Butler Street Pittsburgh, PA 15201

The British are coming! On Tuesday, October 4 at 7 p.m., Aria412 presents "'60s British Invasion" at Hop Farm Brewing in Lawrenceville, located at 5601 Butler Street.

Duquesne Cross Ensemble Series Celebrates PIttsburgh

Tue, Oct 4 at 7:30 pm

Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Spirit of Pittsburgh, a new series from Duquesne University’s Mary Pappert School of Music, will feature cross-ensemble performances by stud

Academy String Quartet ~ Variations on Variations

Wed, Oct 5 at 7:30 pm

Allegheny UU Church, 416 W. North Ave, Pittsburgh 15212 


String quartet variations from Haydn to heavy metal.