theater/film/literature

The Classic Film Series at the State Theatre Center for the Arts in Uniontown 2016-17 season presents: “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” (Oct. 27); “The Green Berets” (Nov. 3); “White Christmas” (Dec. 8); “Airplane!” (Jan. 12, 2018); “When Harry Met Sally” (Feb. 9, 2018); “North by Northwest” (March 9, 2018); “The Alamo” (April 13, 2018); “The Goonies” (May 18, 2018); “This is Spinal Tap” (June 15, 2018); “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” (July 20, 2018); “Million Dollar Mermaid” (Aug. 10, 2018). Showtimes are 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Admission: $5 for adults, $3 for seniors and students.

”Equus” appears at the Pittsburgh Public Theater as part of its 43rd season. The show runs through Oct. 29 at the O’Reilly Theater in the heart of Downtown’s Cultural District. Tickets are $30 through $75 with a discount for students and those under 26 for $15.75. Information and tickets: 412-316-1600 or ppt.org.

”Night of the Living Dead - the Musical,” 8 p.m. Oct. 27-28 at the Greensburg Garden and Civic Center. Tickets are $20 or $25. Information: 724-832-7464 or 724-367-4000.

Murder Mystery Dinner Theaters, 6 p.m. Oct. 28 and 29, 6 p.m. at the Christian W. Klay winery. Tickets are $47 per person and include complimentary wine tastings and a buffet dinner. Information: 724-439-3424.

”Harry’s Hotter at Twilight,” 7 p.m. Nov. 2-3 and 2 p.m. Nov. 4 at the Gerald and Carolyn Blaney Theatre in Steele Hall. The performance is a “crazy mash-up parody of the Harry Potter and Twilight book and movie franchises.” Tickets are $12 and available at 724-938-5943.

”Anne of Green Gables,” Nov. 16, 17 and 18 at Connellsville Area High School. The production is the 2017 Senior Class Play. Tickets are $5 and will be available in advance at the high school.

Beatrix Potter’s Christmas “The Tailor of Gloucester,” 11 a.m. Nov. 24 at the Palace Theatre in Greensburg. Tickets are $8 and $11, and are available by calling 724-836-8000 or visiting either www.thepatalcetheatre.org or the box office.

”Christmas Through The Years,” 7:30 p.m. Dec. 1 and 2 and 2:30 p.m. Dec. 3 at the Edwin S. Porter Theatre in the Greater Connellsville Community Center.

Pittsburgh Dance Council announces new season which includes the following performances: Kyle Abraham/Abraham.In.Motion presents “The Quiet Dance,” 8 p.m. Nov. 10 and 11, August Wilson Center; Grupo Corpo presents “Suite Branca, Danca Sinfonica,” 8 p.m. Jan. 17, 2018, Byham Theater; Diavolo presents “Architecture in Motion” and “Lost: Passenger, Cubicle,” 8 p.m. Feb. 17, 2018, Byham Theater; Wang Ramirez presents “Borderline,” 8 p.m. March 7, Byham Theater; Bodytraffic presents “Dust, O2Joy, Private Games,” 8 p.m. April 14, Byham Theater. Tickets start at $10 and can be purchased online at trustarts.org, by calling 412-566-6666 or at the Theater Square Box Office.

Pittsburgh Opera announced its 2017-18 season which includes: “The Marriage of Figaro” Nov. 4, 7, 10 and 12; “Moby-Dick” March 17, 20, 23 and 25, 2018; and “The Elixir of Love” April 21, 24, 27 and 29, 2018 all at the Benedum Center. “The Long Walk” will be performed Jan. 20, 23, 26 and 28, 2018 at the CAPA Theater and the world premiere of “Ashes & Snow” will be held Feb. 17, 20, 23 and 25, 2018 at the Second Stage Project. Information: pittsburghopera.org.

art/exhibits

Paranormal Activities with Mark Mihalko, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Oct. 19, 26, and Nov. 2 at the Uniontown Cultural Center. Registration required.

Creep Fest 2017 Vendor Show, 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Oct. 28 at the Greater Connellsville Community Center. Vendors will be available throughout the day while classic horror films are shown. Two screenings of “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” begin at 2 p.m. and 11:55 p.m., with a Rocky Horror-themed dinner parted beginning at 9:30 p.m. with a costume competition and games. Tickets are $15 for the film, $25 for the dinner, and free for the vendor show. Information: 724-626-0300 or connellsvilleportertheater@gmail.com.

”Night Visions” exhibit Through Oct. 31 at the Greensburg Garden and Civic Center, featuring the works of Moira Richardson.

”Woodcarving and Cross Stitch” featuring Leonard & Leonard Baron as part of the Fayette County Law Library’s October Artist displays, through Oct. 26. Admission is free. The library is open between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, and closed between noon and 1 p.m. each day.

Frost on the Pumpkin Artist and Crafter Sale, Nov. 4 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 86 West Main Street in Uniontown. Information: 724-880-9044.

Senior Art Exhibit ft. Laura Auten, through Nov. 17. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Exhibit to feature landscapes and portraits, with a mixture of oil paintings and sketches. Information: 724-852-3274.

Whiskey Smash! At West Overton Village, 6-9 p.m. Nov. 18 at the West Overton Village and Museum. Eight distilleries will be serving samples and selling product. Artists and live entertainment are also scheduled. Attendees must by 21 years or old. Tickets are $50. Information: westovertonvillage.org or 724-887-7910.

Jozart Center for the Arts in California will continue the Wine & Line program 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.

music/comedy

The Palace Theatre in Greensburg will be the site of the following performances: Arlo Guthrie “The Re: Generation Tour,” 8 p.m. Oct. 20, $59.50, $75 (additional $5 day of the show); ZZ Top, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 1, $89, $99, $125; Kidz Bop Kids Best Time Ever Tour, 3 and 7 p.m., $36, $45; Gary Puckett & The Union Gap, The Cowsills, Chuck Blasko’s Vogues and The Latshaw Pops, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 11, $43, $48, $53, $58, $68; Olivia Newton-John, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 13, $58, $68, $88, $95 and $125; Annie, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 18, 2 p.m. Nov. 19, $19, $23, $26. Students: $16, $19, $21; Branson on the Road Christmas Style, 2 p.m. Nov. 25, $25, $30, $35; Oak Ridge Boys Christmas Show, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 30, $45, $55, $65, $75; Jackie Evancho Hits & Christmas, 8 p.m. Dec. 1, $38, $48, $65, $75, $85, $95; Michael Bolton: Greatest Hits and Holiday Favorites, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 5, $49, $59, $69 and $79; The Nutcracker ft. Laurel Ballet and Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra, 2 and 7 p.m., Dec. 9 and 2 p.m., Dec. 10, $13, $20, $21, $27, $30, $38; Latshaw Pops Christmas Show, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 15, $25, $30, $35, $40; The Tenors, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 18, $34.50, $44.50, $54.50; Rain--A Tribute to the Beatles, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 28, 2018, $36, $40, $46, $54. Call Palace Theatre for information: 724-836-8000.

ZZ Top performance Nov. 1 has been postponed to a later date due to health issues. Ticket holders will be notified of the reschedule date once it is confirmed.

The Old Time Fiddlers Jamboree, Nov. 19, Old Time Fiddlers Building, Fayette County Fairgrounds, 120 Peachin Road, Dunbar. Doors open at 12:30 p.m. Free admission and free parking. Anyone wanting to join, membership is $10 per calendar year. A concession stand is open for purchases of drinks, sandwiches and snacks. Everyone is welcome. Come enjoy a knee slapping, toe tapping, hand clapping fun filled day. Information: 724-277-0352. Future jamborees: Dec. 17.

The Meadows Casino will feature the following performers at 8 p.m.: Neids Hotel Band; Oct. 27, Radio Tokyo; Oct. 28, The Jaggerz; Nov. 3, Tony Janflone Jr.; Nov. 4, Dancing Queen; Nov. 10, Frank Vieira; Nov. 11, My So Called 90’s Band; Nov. 17, Nomad; Nov. 18, Dave Iglar Band; Nov. 22, Lava Game; Nov. 24, Buckwild; Nov. 25, Stee & The Ear Candy Band. More information and a complete lineup: meadowsgaming.com.

Rivers Casino will feature the following performers and events: Oct. 26, Kevin Howard Trio; Oct. 27, Jason Kendall Duo; Oct. 27, The Deleny’s; Oct. 28, Hit Play; Oct. 28, On The Level. Information and ticket prices: www.riverscasino.com/pittsburgh.

A Night at the Coaches, 3-7 p.m. Nov. 5 with doors open at 2 p.m. at the Stockdale Social Hall. The show features Twin Coaches Jr. Stage Band, Pete Daley and the Mon Valley Rockers, Twin Coaches Orchestra directed by Joe Campus and other special guests. Tickets are $25 including the buffet, concert and dance. Information: 724-309-0249.

The PA State V.F.W. Post 8543 Band has the following performances: 3 p.m. Dec. 3, “A Christmas Holiday Concert,” State Theatre Center for the Arts; and 9:30 a.m. Dec. 7, Pearl Harbor Memorial ceremony, V.F.W. Post 8543, 1235 W. Penn Boulevard, Uniontown.

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust announces 2017-18 Trust Cabaret Series featuring An Evening with Lucie Arnaz, Nov. 13; Marin Mazzie and Jason Danieley, Feb. 12; Carmen Cusack, March 12; LaChanze, April 16; and Kelli O’Hara, Sept. 25. All concerts will be held at the Cabaret at Theater Square and will be performed at 7 and 9:30 p.m. Subscriptions will go on sale April 11 and single tickets will be available Aug. 18.

The Lamp Theatre will feature the following performances: Oct. 27, The Tubes; Oct. 28, Nirvanish - Tribute to Nirvana; Nov. 1, Michael Jackson Dance Impersonator; Nov. 3, Hollywood Nights (Tribute to Bob Seger); Nov. 4, Joe Grushecky & The Houserockers; Nov. 10, Live Wire: World’s Greatest AC/DC fan; Nov. 11, The Subdudes; Nov. 18, Rik Emmett or Triumph with Dave Dunlop; Nov. 25, 10,000 Maniacs; Nov. 30, Christmas with 2 Broke Country Girls. All shows begin at 8 p.m. unless otherwise stated. For more information: 724-267-4000 or www.lamptheater.org.

Kip Moore’s Plead the Fifth Tour ft. Drake White & The Big Fire and Jordan Davis, Oct. 26, Stage AE. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and tickets are $35 in advance and $38 the day of the show. Tickets: ticketmaster.com.

96.1 KISS Halloween Party ft. Daya with Hey Violet, Rita Ora and AJR, Oct. 27, Stage AE. Doors open at 6 p.m., tickets are $27.50 in advance or $29 the day of the show. Tickets: ticketmaster.com.

Japandroids with Cloud Nothings, Oct. 31, Stage AE. Doors open at 7 p.m. and tickets are $22 in advance and $25 the day of the show. Tickets: ticketmaster.com.

Sultans of String, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 2 at the Roots Cellar in Pittsburgh. Tickets are $25 or $10 for students. Tickets: 412-361-1915.

Nick Offerman’s Full Bush Comedy Tour, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 5, Benedum Center. The show, sponsored by the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust and Outback Concerts, will feature Offerman and his musings on survival in the wild, living with enthusiasm, and most importantly, the cultivation of fulsome body hair. Tickets start at $39.50 and can be purchased online at trustarts.org, by calling the box office at 412-456-6666 or at the Theater Square Box Office.

Bob Dylan and his band with special guest Mavis Staples, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 6 at Heinz Hall, Pittsburgh. Tickets: $55.75, $85.75, $125.75. Tickets and information: www.pittsburghsymphony.org.

Macklemore, Nov. 7, Stage AE. Doors open at 7 p.m. and tickets are $36 in advance and the day of the show. Tickets: ticketmaster.com.

Mystic Warriors, presenting Andean music, Nov. 9 at 6:30 p.m. at the Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus Community Center. Admission is free.

Lady Gaga, Nov. 20, PPG Paints Arena. More Information: livenationentertainment.com.

2017 DVE Charity Jam ft. The Clarks, Nov. 25, Stage AE. Doors open 6 p.m., with tickets at $26 in advance and $29 the day of the show. Joe Grushecky & The Houserockers with Donnie Iris, Kelsey Friday and Rick Witkowski will also be there, along with Jim Donovan & Sun King Warriors and The Hawkeyes. Tickets: ticketmaster.com.

”Forever Christmas” ft. Mark Milovats, 7 p.m. Nov. 25 at the Byham Theater in Pittsburgh. The performance will be of his 20th annual Christmas spectacular. Tickets are $39 and $45, and are available by calling 412-456-6666 or visiting the Byham Theater Box Office.

Branson on the Road - Christmas Style, Nov. 25 at 2 p.m. at the Palace Theatre in Greensburg. Tickets are $25, $30 and $35 with discount rates available. Tickets: 724-836-8000 or www.thepalacetheatre.org.

Janet Jackson, Nov. 29, PPG Paints Arena. More information: livenationentertainment.com.

Lecrae, Dec. 4, Stage AE. Doors open at 6 p.m. and tickets are $24.95 in advance and the day of the show. Tickets: ticketmaster.com.

Vesperteen w/ Bonelang and Amy Guess, Dec. 8, Stage AE. Doors open at 7 p.m. and tickets are $10 in advance or $12 the day of the show. Tickets: ticketmaster.com.

A John Waters’ Christmas: Holier & Dirtier, Dec. 8 at 8 p.m. at the Carnegie Lecture Hall in Oakland. Tickets are $25 and $30. Tickets can be purchased online or at the box office.

Lil Uzi Vert w/ Playboi Carti, G. Herbo & SOB x RBE, Dec. 13 at Stage AE. Doors open at 7 p.m. and tickets are $45 in advance or $50 the day of the show. Tickets: ticketmaster.com.

August Burns Red w/ Born Of Osiris, Erra and Ocean Grove, Jan. 7, 2018, Stage AE. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and tickets are $23 in advance and $25 the day of the show. Tickets: ticketmaster.com.

St. Vincent, Jan 9 at Stage AE. Doors open at 7 p.m. and tickets are $33.50 in advance or $36 the day of the show. Tickets: ticketmaster.com.

Black Veil Brides & Asking Alexandria w/ Crown the Empire, Jan. 17 at Stage AE. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., and tickets are $32.50 in advance and $35 the day of the show. Tickets: ticketmaster.com.

Jacob Sartorius, Jan. 24 at Stage AE. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and tickets are $25 in advance or $27 the day of the show. Tickets: ticketmaster.com.

Black Label Society w/ Corrosion of Conformity and Red Fang, Feb. 7 at Stage AE. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and tickets are $35 in advance or $38 the day of the show. Tickets: ticketmaster.com.

Zoso, Feb. 16, 2018 at Stage AE. Doors open at 8 p.m. and tickets are $15 in advance or $20 the day of the show. Tickets: tickestmaster.com.

Skinny Lister, March 8 at Stage AE. Doors open at 7 p.m., and tickets are $15 in advance and $18 the day of the show. Tickets: ticketmaster.com.

P!NK Beautiful Trauma World Tour 2018, April 7 at PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh. Tickets go online to general public Oct. 13. Tickets: ticketmaster.com.

Why Don’t We, April 19 at Stage AE. Doors open at 6 p.m., with tickets at $29.50 in advance and $35 the day of the show. Tickets: ticketmaster.com.

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