FM Cultural Calendar | Starting Friday, May 30, 2014
Vivaldi's Four Seasons
Korean violin prodigy Ye-Eun Choi, a protege of violin superstar Anne-Sophie Mutter, performs Vivaldi's The Four Seasons. The four concerti of this popular Baroque work represent spring, summer, autumn and winter. For the program's second half, conductor Nicholas McGegan presents musical gems from the classical period by Mozart and Haydn.
05/30/2014 - 06/01/2014
05/30 - 8:00 pm
05/31 - 8:00 pm
06/01 - 2:30 pm
Heinz Hall, 600 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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Singin' in the Rain
In silent movies, Don Lockwood and Lina Lamont are a hot item, but behind the scenes things aren't always as they appear on the big screen! Meanwhile, Lina's squeaky voice might be the end of her career in "talking pictures" without the help of a talented young actress to do the talking and singing for her. This extraordinary score includes: "Singin' in the Rain," "Make 'Em Laugh" and "Good Mornin'."
05/30/2014 - 06/08/2014
Location: Benedum Center
The Sound of Music Gala
PYSO annual fundraising gala includes cocktails, Hors d'Oeuvres, and a full-course dinner, silent and live auctions, and a tour preview concert including music by Smetana and Rimsky-Korsakov as well as selections from "The Sound of Music." Proceeds will benefit PYSO's scholarship fund and 2014 concert tour of central Europe concluding in Salzburg, Austria. Special guests include Jim Cunningham from WQED and David Newell from Mister Rogers' Neighborhood.
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall, 4141 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA
Small Prints, Big Artists: From the Renaissance to Baroque
Small Prints, Big Artists presents more than 200 masterworks from the museum’s collection of nearly 9,000 prints. The intimately scaled woodcuts, engravings, and etchings reveal the development of printmaking as a true art form. Due to their fragility, many of these prints have not been on view in decades.
05/31/2014 - 09/15/2014
4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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Francesco Attesti, piano
Italian pianist Francesco Attesti performs regularly in internationally prestigious concert halls and music festivals including Philharmonia Hall of Saint Petersburg, Tchaikovsky Conservatory of Moscow, Mozarteum of Salzburg, Philharmonie Essen, International Piano Festival of Warsaw, etc.. Concert proceeds will benefit ShelterBox disaster relief, the Zelienople Rotary Club and The Strand Theater.
Time: 8:00 pm
Location: Strand Theater, 19 N. Main St., Zelienople, PA
Alumni Recital - Liam Bonner & Marco Sartor
Time: 2:00 pm
Location: Kresge Theatre, College of Fine Arts, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
Sounds Upstairs - The Sweatermen
Purveyors of close-knit, wool-blended harmonies in the barbershop style.
Time: 3:30 pm
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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PPTA Scholarship Winners Recital
The Pittsburgh Piano Teachers Association's Steinway Gallery winner will be featured as well as Continuing Support winners who are currently studying at Duquesne University, Westminster College and Boston University.
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: Steinway Gallery, West End Village, 445 South Main St, Pittsburgh, PA
103rd Annual Exhibition
The Associated Artists of Pittsburgh (AAP) is an artist-run organization with over 550 artist members living within a 150 miles of Pittsburgh; and representing the full range of visual arts talent, from traditional painting and sculpture to installation and new media.
06/01/2014 - 08/31/2014
Location: Westmoreland @rt 30, 4764 State Route 30, Greensburg, PA
Waiting for Godot
Join Didi and Gogo as they wait — wait — for Godot. While they wait, they meet Pozzo and Lucky, an odd couple passing through on their way to…? In this simple story of waiting and journeying, all life is captured. Starring Martin Giles, James FitzGerald, Ken Bolden and Alan Stanford, directed by Aoife Spillane-Hinks.
06/05/2014 - 06/16/2014
Stephen Foster Memorial Pittsburgh, PA
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