theater/film/literature

A Midsummer Night’s Dream, will be presented by PICT Classic Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 13-29, at WQED’s Fred Rogers Studio, 4802 Fifth Ave., Oakland. Tickets cost $15 youth (18 and under), young adult (18-26) and artists, $19.99, seniors (65+) $38, adult $48. Tickets: 412-561-6000, www.picttheatre.org.

Next to Normal, a Pulitzer Prize-winning musical is being performed nightly by Split Stage Productions at 8 p.m. through Feb. 15, at the Greensburg Garden & Civic Center, 951 Old Salem Road, Greensburg. Tickets: www.showclix.com.

The Great Divorce, a mesmerizing fantasy about taking a bus ride to heaven by C.S. Lewis will be performed at 4 p.m. Feb. 15 at the Byham Theater, 101 6th St., Pittsburgh. Tickets: 412-456-6666, www.trustarts.org.

Little Shop of Horrors, a production through Pittsburgh Public Theater will hit the stage at the O’Reilly Theater, 621 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, through Feb. 23. Tickets: 412-316-1600 or visit ppt.org.

The Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre will stage Lew Christiansen’s ”Beauty and the Beast,” Feb. 14-23 with a sensory-friendly production at 4:30 p.m. Feb. 23, at the Benedum Center. Tickets for the sensory-friendly performance start at $15 and $28 for all other performances and are on sale at www.pbt.org, 412-456-6666.

Evening of Creative Works will take stage at 7 p.m. Feb. 20-21 and 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Feb. 22 at Steele Hall Blaney Theatre, California University of Pennsylvania. Tickets cost $12 adults, $6 for 55 and older and 12 and under. Cal U students with valid CalCards pay 50 cents, plus a $5 deposit refunded at the show. Tickets: 724-938-5943, bit.ly/calueoc.

You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown - the Broadway Musical takes the stage at 7 p.m. Feb. 21 and 22 and 2 p.m. Feb. 23 at the State Theatre for the Arts, 27 E. Main St., Uniontown. Tickets are . Tickets: 724-439-1360 or visit www.statetheatre.info.

Malpaso Dance Company of Havana, Cuba, an associate company of Joyce Theater Productions, will perform at 8 p.m. Feb. 22 at the Byham Theater, 101 6th St., Pittsburgh. Tickets: 412-456-6666, www.trustarts.org/dance.

Kids’ Night on Broadway, featuring “CATS!” is at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 25 at the Benedum Center, 807 Liberty Ave., Pittsburgh. Adults can purchase one level D ticket and receive one kids’ level D admission (8+) for free. Tickets: 412-456-4800 or trustarts.org.

Stage Right Performing Arts Center’s “Cabaret” will take the stage at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 28 and 29, and 2 p.m. March 1 at the Lamp Theatre, 222 Main St., Irwin. Tickets are $23 adults and $15 students. Tickets: 724-832-7464 or visit www.stagerightgreensburg.com.

Rhythm of the Dance will be celebrating the culture and dance of the Irish preceding St. Patrick’s Day, at 4 p.m. March 8, at the Palace Theatre, 21 W. Otterman St., Greensburg. Tickets are $35, $40, $45 and $65. Tickets: 724-836-8000 or www.thepalacetheatre.org.

The Classic Film Series at the State Theatre Center for the Arts, “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.

Pittsburgh Humanities Festival, will be held March 20-22, featuring “Shit-faced Shakespeare®: Macbeth, March 20 and IRA GLASS - Seven Things I’ve Learned, March 21, at the Byham Theater, 101 S. 6th St., Pittsburgh, Blair Imani, March 22, at the Greer Cabaret Theater. Information: www.trustarts.org

Bookish in the ‘Burgh - Educator and Advocate Day, March 27 at various locations within the cultural district; and Free Teen Day, March 28, panel sessions with more than 35 young adult authors, a pop-up bookstore with sponsor Riverstone Books, hands-on activities for teens and an author signing party in the evening.

Mackenzie Ziegler and Disney Dance Upon a Dream will take to the stage at 7 p.m. April 8 at the Benedum Center, 237, 7th Street, Pittsburgh. Featuring a soundtrack of Disney’s greatest hits remixed and reimagined, Ziegler and the Disney Dance Company will perform a story on stage that will include video and music with a twist from Disney films, including Beauty and the Beast, Moana, and Cinderella. Tickets: 412-456-6666 or online at trustarts.org.

Stage Right Performing Arts Center’s “Legally Blonde” will take the stage at 7:30 p.m. April 17 and 18, and 2 p.m. April 19 at the Palace Theatre, 21 W. Otterman St. Greensburg. Tickets are $27, $24, $20 for adults and $22, $20, $17 for students. Tickets: 724-832-7464 or visit www.stagerightgreensburg.com.

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.

art/exhibits

Carnegie Museum of Art, 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, is hosting several exhibitions, including “Counterpressures” (a thematic group exhibition featuring 10 Pittsburgh artists with work looking at the relationship between humans and the environment, opens Feb. 20 and runs through July 12 in the Forum Gallery; Drawing workshop, 6-8 p.m., Feb. 20, free with admission, create your own colorful drawing with artist Cynthia Lee; Baby and Me Movement, 10 a.m.-noon, Feb. 26, $20 ($15 for members), yoga class for moms and little ones (3 and under) followed by a stroller tour of galleries; “An-My Le: On Contested Terrain” (work of Vietnamese American photographer An-My Le), March 14-July 26 in Heinz Galleries; “In Sharp Focus: Charles “Teenie” Harris,” an ongoing exhibit into the iconic Pittsburgh photographer in the Scaife Galleries. Free admission.

The True Black History Museum will bring the traveling exhibit, “A Tribute to the African-American Experience,” to Penn State Fayette on Feb. 13. Comprised of over 150 authentic artifacts and original documents from historical figures from the late 1700s through the 21st century, the exhibit will be on display between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the lower level of the Williams building. In addition, Fred Saffold III, CEO and founder of the museum, will speak at 12:15 p.m. in the Student Center as part of the Fayette Speaker Series. A student moderator will facilitate the discussion. The events are free and open to the public.

The Fayette County Law Library presents, Dick Webster as the first quarterly artist of 2020. His “Pyrography” artwork will be on display through March 25. The library is located on the second floor of the courthouse. There is no charge. The library is open 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. weekdays and closed noon to 1 p.m. every day.

Lina Bo Bardi Draws is the next scheduled art exhibit at The Heinz Architectural Center, 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, and will display nearly 100 drawings by the twentieth-century architect now through March 29. Born and educated in Italy, Bo Bardi moved to Brazil in 1946. Her notable projects include MASP (Museu de Arte de São Paulo) and SESC Pompeia, a factory rehabilitated into a cultural center, also in São Paulo. The exhibition invites visitors to explore the importance of drawing for Lina Bo Bardi. Using a variety of techniques — pencil, watercolor, gouache, felt pen, pen and ink — the drawings reveal her broad view of design and architecture, accessible to everyone, in which she merges different artistic sensibilities that are nurtured by her interest in nature and everyday life.

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 March 1. 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 now 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

The Palace Theatre, 21 W. Otterman St., Greensburg, welcomes the following acts: David Clark’s Songs in the Attic: The Music of Billy Joel, 8 p.m. Feb. 13 - tickets $29, $39, $49; Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra presents Parisian Valentine, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 15 - tickets $16, $30, $36, $38, $51; The Spinners, 3 p.m. Feb. 16 - tickets $43, $48, $53, $58, $75; and The Little Mermen Ultimate Disney Cover Band, 7 p.m. Feb. 22 - tickets $22, $35; Rome & Duddy - Friends & Family Acoustic Tour with special guest Micah Brown, 8 p.m., March 6 - Tickets $24.75, $29.75, $34.75, $49.75, $55.75, $65.75 in advance; River City Brass - Celtic Connections IV, 7:30 p.m., March 7 - Tickets $25-31 adults, $23-$49 seniors, $10 students, free (under 6); Whinderson Nunes, 8 p.m., March 11 - Tickets $30 ($5 additional day of show); Robert Cray, 7:30 p.m. March 13 - Tickets $35, $45, $59; Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra - Irish Rhapsody - Tickets $16, $30, $36, $38, $51; Doo-Wop/R&B and Soul concert featuring Little Anthony & The Imperials, The Crystals, and The Marcels, 3 p.m. March 15 - tickets $48, $58, $68 and $78; Neal McCoy, 7:30 p.m. March 21 - tickets $33, $38, $43, $65, $90. Tickets: 724-836-8000 or visit www.thepalacetheatre.org.

Zoso- The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience with Kiss the Sky will perform Feb. 14 at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 at ticketmaster.com or $20 the day of the show.

Trixie Mattel: Grown Up will perform Feb. 21 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 at the PPG Paint Arena, 1001 Fifth Ave., Pittsburgh. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com.

Bear Hands with IRONTOM will perform March 6 at The Club at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $18 at ticketmaster.com or $20 the day of the show.

Dashboard Confessional will be performing March 7 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.

Steve Aoki w/ Timmy Trumpet, Riot Ten, Godlands and Global Dan will perform March 8 at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $30 and $75 at www.ticketmaster.com or $35 at the door.

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.

Dillon Francis X Yung Gravy will perform at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh, as part of their Sugar, Spice and Everything Ice Tour on March 23. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $42.50 and $99 at www.ticketmaster.com or $45 at the door.

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.

Jack Harlow will perform March 31, at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance at www.ticketmaster.com or $23 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.

Dance Gavin Dance w/ Animals As Leaders, Veil of Maya, and Royal Coda will perform at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh, on April 8. Doors will open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $29.50 or $75 at www.ticketmaster.com or $32 the day of the show.

Blue October will perform at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh, on April 10. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $35 or $75 at www.ticketmaster.com.

Bad Religion & Alkaline Trio will perform April 13 at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $31.50 and $85 at ticketmaster.com or $40 at the door.

Kayzo will perform April 25, at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance at www.ticketmaster.com or $25 the day of the show.

Tech N9ne w/ Krizz Kaliko, Jelly Roll, King Iso and Maez301 will perform May 17 at Stage AE, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $29.50 in advance or $35 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.

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.

Ozzy Osbourne & Marilyn Manson will perform 7:30 p.m. June 11 at S&T Bank Music Park, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com.

Thomas Rhett & Cole Swindell will perform 7:30 p.m. June 12 at S&T Bank Music Park, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com.

Russ will perform at Stage AE Outdoors, 400 N. Shore Drive, Pittsburgh, on June 14. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $39.75 and $99 at www.ticketmaster.com or $45 at the door.

Zac Brown Band will perform 7 p.m. June 18 at S&T Bank Music Park, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com.

Maroon 5 & Meghan Trainor will perform 7 p.m. June 19 at S&T Bank Music Park, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com.

Alice Cooper, Tesla & Lita Ford will perform 7 p.m. June 26 at S&T Bank Music Park, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com.

Rascal Flatts will perform their “Farewell: Life Is A Highway Tour,” at S&T Bank Music Park, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown, on June 27. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com. The time for the show is to be announced.

Journey with special guest the Pretenders will be performing at KeyBank Pavilion, 665 PA-18 , Burgettstown at 7 p.m. July 11. Tickets: ticketmaster.com.

Harry Stiles with special guest Jenny Lewis will perform July 14 at PPG Paints Arena, 1001 Fifth Ave, as part of “Love on Tour.” Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com.

Nickelback will perform 7 p.m. June 30 at S&T Bank Music Park, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com.

Dave Matthews Band will perform 8 p.m. July 3 at S&T Bank Music Park, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com.

Jimmy Buffett and The Coral Reefer Band will perform 8 p.m. July 16 at S&T Bank Music Park, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com.

Lady Antebellum, Jake Owen & Maddie and Tae at 7 p.m. July 17 at S&T Bank Music Park, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com.

Chicago and Rick Springfield will perform July 25 at S&T Bank Music Park, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com.

Sugarland will perform July 23 at S&T Bank Music Park, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com. The time of the concert is yet to be determined.

Backstreet Boys will perform 7:30 p.m. July 24 at S&T Bank Music Park, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com.

Hall and Oates, KT Tunstall & Squeeze will perform 7 p.m. July 28 at S&T Bank Music Park, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com.

Tim McGraw along with Midland and Ingrid Andress will perform July 31 at S&T Bank Music Park, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown as part of his “Here on Earth” tour. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com.

The Black Crowes will perform Aug. 1 at S&T Bank Music Park, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown, as part of their Shake Your Money Maker tour. Tickets at www.ticketmaster.com.

The Doobie Brothers will perform Aug. 6 at KeyBank Pavilion, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets at www.ticketmaster.com.

Foreigner, Kansas & Europe will perform 7 p.m. Aug. 7 at KeyBank Pavilion, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets at www.ticketmaster.com.

Brad Paisley, Jordan Davis & Gabby Barrett will perform Aug. 8 at KeyBank Pavilion, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets at www.ticketmaster.com. The time of the concert has not yet been determined.

Disturbed, Staind & Bad Wolves will perform 7 p.m. Aug. 13 at KeyBank Pavilion, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets at www.ticketmaster.com.

Sam Hunt, Kip Moore & Travis Denning will perform 7 p.m. Aug. 15 at KeyBank Pavilion, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets at www.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.

Incubus, 311 & Badflower will perform 6:45 p.m. Aug. 18 at KeyBank Pavilion, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets at www.ticketmaster.com.

Sammy Hagar and the Circle & Whitesnake will perform 7 p.m. Aug. 19 at KeyBank Pavilion, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets at www.ticketmaster.com.

Jason Aldean, Brett Young, Mitchell Tenpenny & Dee Jay Silver will perform Aug. 21 at KeyBank Pavilion, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets at www.ticketmaster.com. The time of the concert is yet to be determined.

Matchbox Twenty & The Wallflowers will perform 7:30 p.m. Aug. 26 at KeyBank Pavilion, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets at www.ticketmaster.com.

Kiss will perform 7:30 p.m. Aug. 28 at KeyBank Pavilion, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown. Tickets at www.ticketmaster.com.

Brooks & Dunn are set to perform Aug. 29 at S&T Bank Music Park, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown as part of their Reboot 2020 tour. Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com.

Chris Young and special guests Scotty McCreery and Payton Smith will perform Sept. 12 at the S&T Bank Music Park, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown, as part of his “Town Ain’t Big Enough World Tour 2020.” Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com.

special events

2nd annual Heart to Hope Telethon, live television event is from 2-10 p.m. Feb. 22 in the cafeteria at Connellsville Area High School and broadcast on Armstrong channels 20, 100 and 201; LHTC channel 151 and online at http://www.connmin.org/heart-to-hope/.

Westmoreland Cultural Trust Presents Masquerade Party at the Palace, is hosting its annual fundraiser on Feb. 29 to celebrate culture and entertainment in Westmoreland Count. VIP Party begins at 6:30 p.m., main event at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $125 trust members and $150 non-members for VIP Party and main event tickets are $75 for trust members and $85 non-members. Masks optional.

Westmoreland County Local Arts Grant applications are available for funding through the Bureau of Parks and Recreation. Local nonprofit arts organizations and government agencies involved in production or display of arts activities may apply for projects that involve music, theater, dance, puppetry, and other performing and visual arts that take place between May 15 through Sep. 30. The deadline for submissions is March 17. Submissions: www.co.westmoreland.pa.us/parks or 724-830-3950.

Send items for GO! Magazine two weeks before the event to go@heraldstandard.com. All fundraiser announcements appear in the Community Calendar and can be emailed to hscalendar@heraldstandard.com.

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