Pittsburgh Opera presents Mozart's "The Marriage of Figaro" November 5th through 13th at the Benedum Center. WQED-FM's Anna Singer spoke to the opera's Figaro, Michael Sumuel.
Pittsburgh Opera presents Mozart's "The Marriage of Figaro" November 5th through 13th at the Benedum Center. WQED-FM's Anna Singer spoke to the opera's Music Director, Antony Walker.
Just in time for the holiday season, the Pittsburgh Symphony Association presents the Symphony Splendor Fantasy Holiday Mansion Tour! This is a tour of a Gilded Age Mansion in Shadyside that has been transformed by a crew of volunteers into a festive holiday mansion. See the mansion’s 12 Edwardian rooms and seven fireplaces decorated with 23 trees, heirloom glass ornaments, and garlands. Those who elect to see the mansion at night during a magical candlelight tour, will hear Pittsburgh Symphony musicians playing a selection of seasonal music to get everyone in a merry mood!
Weekend tours begin November 18th – 20th and will continue through November 26th and 27th for family Thanksgiving weekend outings. Tickets are $25 in advance, $35 at the door, and $35 for Candlelight Tours. All proceeds will be to support the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra.
Visit pittsburghsymphonyassociation.org for more information!
Dr. Barry Coutinho performs a concert with members of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra on Thursday November 3rd, 7:30pm at the Herberman Conference Center. He'll be playing music by Brahms and Gershwin. Dr. Coutinho stopped by WQED-FM and chatted with Anna Singer about the concert.
Science fiction writer and Pittsburgh native, Lawrence C Connolly, discusses his upcoming premiere of Frankenstein at Prime Stage Theater, Friday November 4th at 8 pm. This show runs until Sunday November 13th. Opening night includes a preview of clues from Prime Stage's new Mystery Theater Podcast. Tickets at primestage.com.
Composer Reinaldo Moya and Butler County Symphony Musical Director Matthew Kraemer, discuss their upcoming concert entitled, "Voices of Nature," on Saturday, November 5th at 7:30pm. This concert features the 2nd world premiere of Reinaldo's Dark Earth: Anthropogenic Amazon. Tickets available at butlersymphony.org