theater/film/literature

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

Bodiography’s Unveiled featuring guest artists from Buglisi Dance Theatre, along with guest choreographers Virgine Mecene and Ze’eva Cohen to the stage Feb. 7 and 8 at the Byham Theater, 101 6th St., Pittsburgh. Admission: $21.25-$61.25. Tickets: 412-456-6666 or trustarts.org.

Family Drumming and Dancing - find the beat with your family as you explore the rich dance traditions of the West Africa with Ibeji Drum Ensemble at this workshop 1-4 p.m. Feb. 8 at the Trust Arts Education Center, 807 Liberty Ave., Pittsburgh. Cost is $20 for up to six people. Register: 412-471-6079 or trustarts.org/education.

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.

RENT 20th Anniversary Tour is coming for one show only at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 12 at the WVU Creative Arts Center. Tickets are $49 public/$29 students. Tickets: 304-293-7469 or 800-745-3000 or ticketmaster.com.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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; “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 Beauty of Pattern: Advanced Batik - create your own fiber art, learn to create complex patterns through layers of color and resist at this workshop that focuses on advanced methods of batik from 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 8 at the Trust Arts Education Center, 807 Liberty Ave., Pittsburgh. The cost is $20. Some experience is encouraged and it’s for adults 18+. Register: 412-471-6079 or trustarts.org/education

Art of Love juried art show will be held through March 26 at the Greensburg Garden & Civic Center, with a reception planned from 6-8:30 p.m. Feb 12 that will include an awards program. Local writers are also invited to compose poetry, prose and short narratives about pieces in the show. Organized my local artist Mary Ellen Raneri, the show is free and open to the public.

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 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 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: Chris Janson, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 7 - tickets $39.75, $55.75, $69.75; Donnie Iris & The Cruisers, with special guest Joe Grushecky and the Houserockers, 7:40 p.m. Feb. 8 - tickets $32.40, $47.40, $77.40; Cheap Trick, 8 p.m. Feb. 9 - tickets $59, $69, $79; 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. Tickets: 724-836-8000 or visit www.thepalacetheatre.org.

85 South will bring their comedy tour to the UPMC Events Center at Robert Morris University, 6001 University Blvd., Moon, 15108, at 8 p.m. Feb. 7. Tickets are $42.75, $52.75, $72.75, $152.75 and can be purchased at UPMCEventsCenter.com or Ticketmaster.com.

King Princess is scheduled to perform Feb. 8 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.

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.

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.

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.

Russ will be performing 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.

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.

Journey with special guest the Pretenders will be performing at KeyBank Pavilion, 665 PA-18 , Burgettstown on 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.

Chicago and Rick Springfield will perform July 25 at S&T Bank Music Park, 665 PA-18, Burgettstown, as part of their summer amphitheater tour. 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, as part of their 50th anniversary tour. 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.

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.

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