theater/film/literature

The Classic Film Series at the State Theatre Center for the Arts, “White Christmas” (Dec. 20), “Peyton Place” (Jan. 17), “Groundhog Day” (Feb. 7), “The Pride of the Yankees” (March 13), “Jesus Christ Superstar” (March 24), “Laura” (May 15), “Splendor in the Grass” (June 5), “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” (July 31) and “American Graffiti” (Aug. 21). Showtimes are 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Admission: $5 for adults, $3 for seniors and students.

Frozen Jr. will be presented by C Glee at 7 p.m. Nov. 15 and 16 and 3 p.m. Nov. 17 at the Porter Theater in the Connellsville Community Center, 201 E. Fairview Ave. The musical is directed by Gayle Cuneo and will feature a cast of 50 students ages 5-18 from six school districts. Tickets are $10 and are cash only.

Judy Moody and Stink Live will make its way to the Byham Theater, 101 6th Street, Pittsburgh Nov. 17-24, Meet Judy Moody and her brother Stink, a dynamic duo determined to get their way. Tickets are $12 and can be purchased at TrustArts.org or by calling 412-456-6666.

The Woman in Black, presented by PICT Classic Theatre, will be performed at WQED’s Fred Rogers Studio, 4802 Fifth Ave., Oakland, now through Nov. 23. Tickets are $15 for ages 18 and under; $19.99 for young adults and $48 for adults.Tickets can be purchased at www.picttheatre.org or 412-561-6000.

Ken Ludwig’s Twas the Night Before Christmas will perform on the Palace Theatre stage, 21 W. Otterman, Greensburg, at 2 p.m. Nov. 29. The enjoyable and lovable storyline follows an unstoppable trio: a mouse, an elf and a little girl who are determined to witness a Christmas miracle. Tickets are available by calling 724-836-8000 or visiting www.thepalacetheatre.org.

Baby Shark and Friends will come to the Byham Theater May 19 to sing and dance through some favorite new and classic songs and go on fun adventures to learn about shapes, colors numbers and more. Tickets: trustarts.org or 412-456-6666.

Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical will come to the UPMC Events Center, 6001 University Blvd., Moon, at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. Nov. 30. Tickets are $58, $48, $38 and $25 at UPMCEventsCenter.com or Ticketmaster.com.

art/exhibits

The Fayette County Law Library presents Tammy Ruda and Charlene Stock as the November artists. Their “Paintings and Fused Glass” will be on display through Nov. 26. The library is located on the second floor of the courthouse. Admission is free. The library is open 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays, and closed noon-1 p.m. every day.

The WWII Veterans History Project art exhibit will be displayed at Penn State Fayette through Nov. 20. The exhibit features uniforms, helmets, medals of valor, personal letters, and photographs from history and preserves the memories of veterans of the Second World War. The exhibit is open to the public, free of charge. For more information, visit https://ww2veteranshistoryproject.com/.

Jozart Center for the Arts in California will continue the Wine & Line program at 6:30 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month. Those attending can bring wine and snacks and create an original piece of art from start to finish under the guidance of a teaching artist. Cost is $22 and includes all materials. Reservations: cher@zoominternet.net.

Andy Warhol: Revelation exhibit will be on display at the Andy Warhol Museum, 117 Sandusky St., Pittsburgh through Feb. 16. This is the first exhibition to comprehensively examine the Pop artist’s deeply rooted Catholic faith in relation to his artistic production. Revelation will feature over 100 objects from the museum’s permanent collection, including archival materials, drawings, paintings, prints and film. Rare source material and newly discovered items will provide an intimate look on Warhol’s creative process.

Mummies of the World: The Exhibition is open at the Carnegie Science Center’s PPG Science Pavilion. The exhibit will feature 40 real human and animal mummies and 85 related artifacts, including: South American shrunken heads, a mummified family discovered in a Hungarian church, medical mummies from the early 19th century, examples of what bog bones and embalmed skin feel like and more. Purchasing Mummies of the World tickets in advance is highly recommended and can be purchased at www.carnegiesciencecenter.org.

Art @ Uniontown Art Club — Gallery 86 is now the home of the Uniontown Art Club and is located at 86 West Main Street in downtown Uniontown. The gallery and gift shop is filled with unique and one-of-a-kind works of art made by local artists. Hours of operation are 12:30-5:30 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. The local nonprofit club was established in 1927. Information: www.uniontownartclub.org or on Facebook.

Heinz Galleries at the Carnegie Museum of Art and Natural History presents An Art of Changes: Jasper Johns Prints, 1960–2018, as their newest exhibit. Known for his iconic paintings of flags and targets, Johns has astonished viewers with the beauty and complexity of his work across a variety of media. Organized by the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, this is a rare opportunity to explore his printmaking in depth, tracing shifts in subject, material, and mood over the course of his career. Visitors can learn more through drop-in art chats, and weekend and Thursday evening tours of the exhibition.

music/comedy

Auditions: Singers in grades six through 12 whose video-auditions edge out the competition will be named finalists in the 2019-2020 Williams SING-OFF Competition, part of Highmark First Night Pittsburgh. Following in the footsteps of Trinity Wiseman, Gabby Barrett, and more, this year’s winner will perform live in the Cultural District on New Year’s Eve, plus earn a $500 cash prize and $1,000 school music department donation. Submit auditions by Dec. 6, at 11:59 p.m. at www.trustarts.org.

Hollywood Nights, a tribute band to Bob Seger and Silver Bullet will perform in concert at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 22 at the State Theatre, 27 East Main St., Uniontown. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased online at http://www.statetheatre.info or by calling 724-439-1360.

The Bullskin Opry started its fall season of bluegrass music last week. The next event is Dec. 7 at the grange on the Bullskin Fairgrounds, 938 Pleasant Valley Road, Mt. Pleasant. Doors open at 5 p.m. Music is 6-10 p.m. with local and regional bluegrass bands performing on stage. Seating is provided and food and drink will be for sale. Admission is free, but donations are appreciated. No alcohol permitted. Beginner musicians welcome. For more information call Bill Springer 724-455-3919.

Sha Na Na will perform at the Palace Theatre, 21 W. Otterman St., Greensburg, on their 50th Anniversary Tour at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16 with special guests Pendulum performing a “Tribute to Credence”. Tickets are $24, $34, $40 and $56 and are on sale now at the Palace Theatre Box Office, on line at www.thepalacetheatre.org or by phone at 724-836-8000. In addition Sha Na Na and Pendulum are also saluting anyone in the military and veterans. Get a discount on tickets by using the password “Jocko” at www.thepalacetheatre.com.

Sara Bareilles is scheduled to perform Nov. 15 at the UPMC Events Center, 6001 University Blvd., Moon, as part of her “Amidst The Chaos” tour. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com.

Change of Habit is scheduled to perform Nov. 16 at the General George C. Marshall AmVets, Post 103, 123 Buttermilk Lane, Hopwood. Doors open at 6 p.m. and showtime is 7;30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

Doobie with DJ Hylyte, Krash Minati, BSE Count, and Swaun will perform Nov. 17 at The Club at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 in advance at ticketmaster.com, $20 the day of the show and $75 VIP.

Gramatik is scheduled to perform Nov. 20, at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $25 in advance at ticketmaster.com or $30 the day of the show.

SKI MASK THE SLUMP GOD presents “The Stokeley Tour” on Dec. 5 at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com $32.50 in advance or $35 the day of show.

Lotus w/ Lespecial is scheduled to perform at Stage AE in Pittsburgh on Dec. 27. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $25, $29.50 and $75 at www.ticketmaster.com or $35 the day of the show.

Umphrey’s McGee will perform Jan. 24, 2020, at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $20 to $29.50 at www.ticketmaster.com or $35 the day of the show.

Thrice Vheissu with mewithoutyou, Drug Church, and Holy Fawn will perform Feb. 3, 2020 at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Tickets: $25 at www.ticketmaster.com or $29 the day of the show.

King Princess is scheduled to perform Feb. 8, 2020 at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $27.50 in advance, $30 the day of show and $75 premium at www.ticketmaster.com.

Trixie Mattel: Grown Up will perform Feb. 21, 2020 at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $39.50 at www.ticketmaster.com.

The Lumineers will perform Feb, 25, 2020 at the PPG Paint Arena, 1001 Fifth Ave., Pittsburgh. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com.

Dashboard Confessional will be performing March 7, 2020, at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $35 or $75 at www.ticketmaster.com or $37 the day of the show.

Lost Dog Street Band will perform March 18, at The Club at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 in advance at www.ticketmaster.com or $18 the day of the show.

Dustin Lynch will be performing March 27 at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh, as part of his Stay Country Tour with Travis Denning. Tickets are $38.50 and $75 at www.ticketmaster.com or $42 the day of the show.

The Beaches and Bleeker will perform May 23 at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $39.50 and $85 at www.ticketmaster.com or $45 the day of the show.

Circa Survive: Blue Sky Noise 10 Year Anniversary Tour will perform April 7, at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $27 in advance at www.ticketmaster.com or $30 the day of the show.

Vampire Weekend will be performing at Stage AE Outdoors, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh on June 3. Gates open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $49.50 and $99 at www.ticketmaster.com and $55 the day of the show.

Journey with special guest the Pretenders will be performing at KeyBank Pavilion, 665 PA-18 , Burgettstown on July 11. Tickets: ticketmaster.com.

Green Day, Fall Out Boy, and Weezer, will be performing at PNC Park, 115 Federal St., Pittsburgh, on Aug. 15, as part of their The Hella Mega Tour. Tickets: ticketmaster.com.

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